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about the exam format

Sajid Moinuddin
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Joined: Mar 19, 2005
Posts: 85
hi all,
my question is about the exam format...first of all, will there be any sign to distinguish single / multiple choice question? like a radio button and a check box...? if yes can i get to know how many checkbox to choose? can any one give me a link of a mock exam(if possible free) which resembles the real exam format?
Joyce Lee
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Joined: Jul 11, 2003
Posts: 1392
Hi Sajid,

You will be told how many options to select in the exam. Also, take a look at SCJP FAQ for other useful information.

Parameswaran Thangavel
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Joined: Mar 01, 2005
Posts: 485
any fill in the blank and writing sample code
Joyce Lee
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Hi Parameswaran,

If I remember correctly, I got one very simple fill-in-the-blank question when taking SCJP 1.4 exam. Not sure if there'll be any of these questions in the exam now. No writing sample code. See this old thread.

[ April 12, 2005: Message edited by: Joyce Lee ]
Jeroen Wenting
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Joined: Oct 12, 2000
Posts: 5093
Why does this exact question come back every week at least?

There ARE short answer questions, but these are limited to things like "type in the output of the above code" which will probably be a single word or short line.
I had one on my exam, out of 61 questions and from the many people who seem to think there are none I conclude that many people never get any. While the questions are randomly chosen that does indicate that there aren't many as if there were there'd likely have been more of them

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