New exam objectives
1.1 For each of the HTTP methods, GET, POST, and PUT, identify the corresponding method in the HttpServlet class.
1.2 For each of the HTTP methods, GET, POST, and HEAD, identify triggers that might cause a browser to use the method, and identify benefits or functionality of the method.
1.3 For each of the following operations, identify the interface and method name that should be used:
1.4 Identify the interface and method to access values and resources and to set object attributes within the following three Web scopes:
1.5 Given a life-cycle method: init, service, or destroy, identify correct statements about its purpose or about how and when it is invoked.
1.6 Use a RequestDispatcher to include or forward to a Web resource.
2.1 Identify the structure of a Web Application and Web Archive file, the name of the WebApp deployment descriptor, and the name of the directories where you place the following:
2.2 Match the name with a description of purpose or functionality, for each of the following deployment descriptor elements:
3.1 Identify the uses for and the interfaces (or classes) and methods to achieve the following features:
3.2 Identify the WebApp deployment descriptor element name that declares the following features:
3.3 Distinguish the behavior of the following in a distributable:
4.1 For each of the following cases, identify correctly constructed code for handling business logic exceptions, and match that code with correct statements about the code's behavior: Return an HTTP error using the sendError response method; Return an HTTP error using the setStatus method.
4.2 Given a set of business logic exceptions, identify the following: The configuration that the deployment descriptor uses to handle each exception; How to use a RequestDispatcher to forward the request to an error page; Specify the handling declaratively in the deployment descriptor.
4.3 Identify the method used for the following: Write a message to the WebApp log; Write a message and an exception to the WebApp log.
5.1 Identify the interface and method for each of the following:
5.2 Given a scenario, state whether a session object will be invalidated.
5.3 Given that URL-rewriting must be used for session management, identify the design requirement on session-related HTML pages.
6.1 Identify correct descriptions or statements about the security issues:
6.2 Identify the deployment descriptor element names, and their structure, that declare the following:
6.3 Given an authentication type: BASIC, DIGEST, FORM, and CLIENT-CERT, identify the correct definition of its mechanism.
7.1 Identify which attribute scopes are thread-safe:
7.2 Identify correct statements about differences between the multi-threaded and single-threaded servlet models.
7.3 Identify the interface used to declare that a servlet must use the single thread model.
8.1 Write the opening and closing tags for the following JSP tag types:
8.2 Given a type of JSP tag, identify correct statements about its purpose or use.
8.3 Given a JSP tag type, identify the equivalent XML-based tags.
8.4 Identify the page directive attribute, and its values, that:
8.5 Identify and put in sequence the following elements of the JSP page lifecycle:
8.6 Match correct descriptions about purpose, function, or use with any of the following implicit objects:
8.7 Distinguish correct and incorrect scriptlet code for:
9.1 Given a description of required functionality, identify the JSP page directive or standard tag in the correct format with the correct attributes required to specify the inclusion of a Web component into the JSP page.
10.1 For any of the following tag functions, match the correctly constructed tag, with attributes and values as appropriate, with the corresponding description of the tag's functionality:
10.2 Given JSP page attribute scopes: request, session, application, identify the equivalent servlet code.
10.3 Identify techniques that access a declared JavaBean component.
11.1 Identify properly formatted tag library declarations in the Web application deployment descriptor.
11.2 Identify properly formatted taglib directives in a JSP page.
11.3 Given a custom tag library, identify properly formatted custom tag usage in a JSP page. Uses include:
12.1 Identify the tag library descriptor element names that declare the following:
12.2 Identify the tag library descriptor element names that declare the following:
12.3 Given a custom tag, identify the necessary value for the bodycontent TLD element for any of the following tag types:
12.4 Given a tag event method (doStartTag, doAfterBody, and doEndTag), identify the correct description of the methods trigger.
12.5 Identify valid return values for the following methods:
12.6 Given a "BODY" or "PAGE" constant, identify a correct description of the constant's use in the following methods:
12.7 Identify the method in the custom tag handler that accesses:
12.8 Identify methods that return an outer tag handler from within an inner tag handler.
13.1 Given a scenario description with a list of issues, select the design pattern (Value Objects, MVC, Data Access Object, or Business Delegate) that would best solve those issues.
13.2 Match design patterns with statements describing potential benefits that accrue from the use of the pattern, for any of the following patterns: