Microsoft SQL Server 2012 DBA Test

Topics covered

Transactional and relational Database, Configurations, Database & Database Objects, Installation, Synchronization, Transaction Logs, Database Monitoring & Maintenance, Backup & Recovery, SQL Server Database Security & Troubleshooting, Storage Area Network (SAN)

  • MAQ (Multiple Answer Question)
  • MCQ (Multiple Choice Question)
  • Descriptive Question
  • White Board Simulator
  • Coding Simulator
  • Audio Question
  • Video Question
  • Case Study Question

SQL Server DBA online test helps Hiring Managers & Recruiters to judge the candidate’s knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Administrator before an interview.

An SQL Server DBA is mainly responsible for administration, installation, and maintenance of SQL Server Database. Microsoft SQL Server administrator Test is specially designed to check the database and administration skills of a Microsoft SQL 2012 Admin – as per Industry Standards.

The Test Contains Questions on Following Topics:

  • Transactional and relational Database

  • Configurations

  • Database & Database Objects

  • Installation

  • Synchronization

  • Transaction Logs

  • Database Monitoring & Maintenance

  • Backup & Recovery

  • SQL Server Database Security & Troubleshooting

  • Storage Area Network (SAN)

MS SQL server 2012 database test is designed by our subject matter experts to analyze one’s understanding of this discipline. Using powerful reporting, you can have a detailed analysis of the test results to help you make a better hiring decision and predict the candidate’s performance.

This pre-employment test is useful for hiring:
  • SQL Server DBA
  • MS SQL Server Database Admin
  • SQL Server Database Administrator
  • SQL Server DBA Consultant

Test details:

This test enables employers and recruiters to evaluate skills and job readiness of candidates. For this reason, the emphasis is laid upon evaluating the knowledge of applied skills gained through real work experience, rather than theoretical knowledge.

Test Duration              :  20 Minutes

No. of Questions        :  20   (Application Oriented - 15 & Theory-Based - 5)

Type of Questions   :  This test contains MCQ's (Multiple Choice Questions), MAQ's (Multiple Answer Questions), Fill in the Blanks, Descriptive & True or False Questions.

Microsoft SQL Server Test (2012 Administrator)

Question #1 of 3

You administer a Microsoft SQL Server 2012 database. The database has a table named Customers owned by User A and another table named Orders owned by User B. You also have a stored procedure named GetCustomerOrderInfo owned by User B. GetCustomerOrderInfo selects data from both tables. You create a new user named User C. You need to ensure that User C can call the GetCustomerOrderInfo stored procedure. You also need to assign only the minimum required permissions to User C. Which permission or permissions should you assign to User C?

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

    • The Select permission on Customers

    • The Execute permission on GetCustomerOrderInfo

    • The Take Ownership permission on Customers

    • The Control permission on GetCustomerOrderInfo

    • The Take Ownership permission on Orders

    • The Select permission on Orders

Question #2 of 3

You administer several Microsoft SQL Server 2012 database servers. Merge replication has been configured for an application that is distributed across offices throughout a wide area network (WAN). Many of the tables involved in replication use the XML and varchar (max) data types. Occasionally, merge replication fails due to timeout errors. You need to reduce the occurrence of these timeout errors. What should you do?

    • Set the Merge agent on the problem subscribers to use the slow link agent profile.

    • Create a snapshot publication, and reconfigure the problem subscribers to use the snapshot publication.

    • Change the Merge agent on the problem subscribers to run continuously.

    • Set the Remote Connection Timeout on the Publisher to 0.

Question #3 of 3

You administer a Microsoft SQL Server 2012 database. You provide temporary security admin access to User1 to the database server. You need to know if User1 adds logins to security admin. Which server-level audit action group should you use?





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Java EE




Oracle PL/SQL


Analytical Thinking


Note:If score<= 30% then its a Weakness. If score >=70% then its a Strength.


Java EE, Oracle PL/SQL, Analytical Thinking




It was a good test for me, the questions were on the latest technology of java on which I am currently working. It was a great experience. Thank you!

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