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## SAS A00-231 Sample Questions:

**01. Given the SAS data set WORK.INPUT:**

**The following SAS program is submitted:**

**How many observations will be in data set WORK.ONE?**

**Enter your numeric answer in the space below.**

**Determine whether the given solution is correct?**

**a)**Incorrect

**b)**Correct

**02. Given the SAS data set WORK.ONE:**

**The following SAS program is submitted:**

**What value will SAS assign to Total?**

**a)**3

**b)**1.6

**c)**The program fails to execute due to errors.

**d)**4.8

**03. This project will use the data set sashelp.shoes.**

**Write a SAS program that will:**

**Set the value of SalesRange to the following:**

**Run the program, then use additional SAS procedures to answer the following questions:**

**How many observations are classified into the “Lower” group?**

**Determine whether the given solution is correct?**

**a)**Correct

**b)**Incorrect

**04. This project will work with the following program:**

data work.lowchol work.highchol;

set sashelp.heart;

ifcholesterol lt 200 output work.lowchol;

if cholesterol ge 200 output work.highchol;

if cholesterol is missing output work.misschol;

run;

**This program is intended to:**

**Fix the errors in the above program. There may be multiple errors in the program. Errors may be syntax errors, program structure errors, or logic errors.**

**In the case of logic errors, the program may not produce an error in the log. After fixing all of the errors in the program, answer the following questions:**

**How many observations are in the work.highchol data set?**

**Determine whether the given solution is correct?**

**a)**Incorrect

**b)**Correct

**05. This project will work with the following program:**

**This program is intended to:**

**Fix the errors in the above program. There may be multiple errors in the program. Errors may be syntax errors, program structure errors, or logic errors.**

**In the case of logic errors, the program may not produce an error in the log. After fixing all of the errors in the program, answer the following questions:**

**How many observations are in the work.lowchol data set?**

**Determine whether the given solution is correct?**

**a)**Correct

**b)**Incorrect

**06. The following SAS program is submitted:**

**What is the value of Char2?**

**a)**23

**b)**34

**c)**345

**d)**2345

**Q7: The following SAS program is submitted:**

**Which one of the following PRINT procedure steps correctly applies the format?**

**a)**proc print data = SASUSER.CLASS;

**b)**proc print data = SASUSER.CLASS;

**c)**proc print data = SASUSER.CLASS format = score.;

**d)**proc print data = SASUSER.CLASS format = score;

**08. This project will use the data set sashelp.shoes.**

**Write a SAS program that will:**

**Run the program, then use additional SAS procedures to answer the following questions:**

**What is the mean value of the Sales variable for observations in the “Middle” group?**

**Round your answer to the nearest whole number.**

**Determine whether the given solution is correct?**

**a)**Incorrect

**b)**Correct

**09. This project will use data set sashelp.shoes.**

**Write a SAS program that will:**

**Run the program and answer the following questions:**

**What is the value of the product variable in observation 148?**

**Determine whether the given solution is correct?**

**a)**Correct

**b)**Incorrect

**10. This project will use data set sashelp.shoes.**

**Write a SAS program that will:**

**Sort the sashelp.shoes data set:**

**Run the program and answer the following questions:**

**What is the value of the Region variable in observation 130?**

**Determine whether the given solution is correct?**

**a)**Incorrect

**b)**Correct

## Answers:

Question: 1 | Answer: b | Question: 2 | Answer: d |

Question: 3 | Answer: a | Question: 4 | Answer: b |

Question: 5 | Answer: a | Question: 6 | Answer: d |

Question: 7 | Answer: b | Question: 8 | Answer: b |

Question: 9 | Answer: a | Question: 10 | Answer: b |

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