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IBM FOCUS Test for Mainframe

Topics Covered

  • Database I/O
  • Reporting
  • Variables
  • Data Sources
  • File Handling
  • Basic Components

Useful for hiring

  • FOCUS Developer
  • Business Analyst
  • Software Testers

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You want to use some user-written calculation and utility routines in a FOCUS program. To access these routines, which of the following commands must be executed?







While creating a report in FOCUS, you need to access a table and print the values of a particular column. How can this column be referenced?

Note: There can be multiple correct answers to this question.

    • Using the name specified in the master file

    • Using the first three characters of the name specified in the master file

    • Using the alias specified in the master file.

    • Using any substring of the name that is unique from other columns.

Test details:

Identify potential prospects using IBM FOCUS assessment test by evaluating their working skills and job readiness.

The test may contain MCQ's (Multiple Choice Questions), MAQ's (Multiple Answer Questions), Fill in the Blank, Descriptive, Whiteboard Questions, Audio / Video Questions, True or False.

Test Duration: 20 minutes

10 Application Questions

The test contains a combination of application and theory questions that helps you to evaluate technical as well as practical skills of candidates.

Test description:

IBM FOCUS online test is created & validated by global subject matter experts SMEs to assess expertise of an IBM FOCUS professional as per industry standards.

IBM Functional Coverage Unified Solution (IBM FOCUS) is an advanced test planning tool for improving the testing of an application. This FOCUS technology is not only used by software testers across IBM but also by its partners & clients.

Online IBM FOCUS test helps recruiters & hiring managers to gauge whether the candidate is skilled enough in IBM FOCUS tool.

IBM FOCUS online test contains questions on following topics:

  • Database I/O

  • Reporting

  • Variables

  • Data Sources

  • File Handling

  • Basic Components

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