Test Center

Perl 5.12

Description:

The Perl 5.12 test measures knowledge of programming in Practical Extraction and Reporting Language. Designed for experienced programmers, the test covers the following topics: Best Practices, Data Structures, Functions and Subroutines, Inputs and Output, Modules, Object Oriented Perl, Operators, Regular Expressions, Statements, Variables.

This test is associated with a Job Role. Please visit the Job Role Center for more details.

Enter your promo code (optional)

Once you request a test, your Personal Identification Number (PIN) will be stored in your My Plan for easy access. You will have 90 days in which to take the test you requested.

Test Outline

Best Practices
Command-line Perl
Debugging
Data Structures
Arrays
Complex Data Structures
Hashes
Scalars
Functions and Subroutines
Built-in Functions
Passing Parameters
Returning Values
Input and Output
Filehandles
Interprocess Communication
Modules
CPAN
Module Structure and Use
The Standard Perl Library
Object Oriented Perl
Creating an Object Oriented Class
Inheritance
Using OO Classes
Operators
Arithmetic Operators
Logical and Bitwise Operators
Other Operators
Relational and Assignment Operators
Regular Expressions
Modifiers and Progressive Matching
Pattern Matching
Regular Expression Functions
Statements
Conditionals
Loops
Simple Statements and Modifiers
Variables
Declarations and Definitions
References
Special Variables
Variable Scope