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What is the difference between performing a SECTION and a PARAGRAPH?
What is the use of EVALUATE statement?
What do you do to resolve SOC-7 error?
How is sign stored in a COMP field?
What is the difference between COMP and COMP-3?
What is COMP-1? COMP-2?
How do you define a variable of COMP-1? COMP-2?
How many bytes will a S9(8) COMP field occupy?
What is the maximum value that can be stored in S8(8) COMP?
What is COMP SYNC?
What is the maximum size of a 01 level item in COBOL I? in COBOL II?
How do you reference the following file formats from COBOL programs:
What are different file OPEN modes available in COBOL?
What is the mode in which you will OPEN a file for writing?
How many bytes does a S9(7) COMP-3 field occupy?
How many bytes does a S9(7) SIGN TRAILING SEPARATE field occupy?
In the JCL, how do you define the files referred to in a subroutine?
Can you REWRITE a record in an ESDS file ? Can you DELETE a record from it?
What is AMODE(24), AMODE(24), AMODE(31), RMODE(24) and RMODE(any)? (applicable to only MVS/ESA Enterprise Server).
What compiler option would you use for dynamic linking?
What is SSRANGE, NOSSRANGE?
How do you set a return code to the JCL from a COBOL program?
How can you submit a job from COBOL programs?
What are the differences between OS VS COBOL and VS COBOL II?
What are the steps you go through while creating a COBOL program executable?
Can you call an OS VS COBOL pgm from a OS VS COBOL II pgm ?
What are the difference between COBOL and COBOL II?
What is an explicit scope terminator?
What is an in line PERFORM? When would you use it? Anything else to say about it?
What is the linkage section?
What is the difference between a subscript and index in a table definition?
If you were passing a table via linkage, which is preferable - a subscript or an index?
Explain the difference between an internal and an external sort
What is the difference between comp and comp-3 usage?
When is a scop terminator mandatory?
In an EVALUATE statement is the order of the WHEN clauses significant?
What is SET TO TRUE all about, anyway?
What is LENGTH COBOL II?
What are the pertinent COBOL commands?
What is the point of the REPLACING option of a copy statement?
What will happen if you code GO BACK instead of STOP RUN
How can I tell if a module is being called DYNAMICALLY or STATICCALLY?
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