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Hive Test

iMocha's Big Data Hive assessment test is the ideal pre-hire test for recruiters and hiring managers to assess candidates objectively. This test is useful for hiring Big Data Developers - Hive and Big Data Scientists- Hive. Our test has helped our customers to reduce hiring costs by 40%.

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Big Data Hive Online Assessment Test

The Big Data Hive online test helps recruiters and hiring managers to assess the candidate's skills in Hive before an interview. Hive is useful in storing structured data in Hadoop. It makes querying and analyzing easy by residing on top of Hadoop to summarize Big Data. Hive is a platform used to develop SQL typescripts for doing MapReduce operations. It is a fast, scalable, and extensible language.

The Apache Hive interview test is specially designed to check the application and practical skills of a Big Data - Hive Developer per industry standards. The Hive pre-employment test enables employers and recruiters to identify Big Data - Hive Developers by evaluating their working skills and job readiness. For this reason, emphasis is laid on evaluating the knowledge of applied skills gained through real work experience rather than theoretical knowledge.

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Test Summary

The Big Data Hive assessment test is designed by our subject matter experts to analyze the job skills of applicants and their knowledge of Hive. Using powerful reporting, you can have a detailed analysis of the test results to help you make a better hiring decision and predict the candidate's performance.

The Big Data Hive skills test may contain MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions), MAQs (Multiple Answer Questions), Fill in the Blanks, Descriptive Questions, Whiteboard Questions, Audio / Video Questions, LogicBox (AI-based Pseudo-Coding Platform), Coding Simulations, True or False Questions, etc.

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Useful for hiring
  • Big Data Developer - Hive
  • Big Data Scientist- Hive
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Hive Functions

iMocha's Big Data Hive online test helps recruiters and hiring managers to evaluate a candidate's understanding of Hive functions such as mathematical functions, aggregate functions, and in-built functions.

Hive Queries

This test assesses a candidate's understanding of Hive query language, which helps to process and analyze structured data.

Hive Operators

This test evaluates an applicant's knowledge of operators used in Hive, such as relational operators, arithmetic operators, logical operators, and complex operators.

Hive Features

Our Big Data Hive assessment test checks a candidate's understanding of the features of Hive.


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Q 1. In Hive CLI, how can you find the HDFS location in which Hive saves tables by default?

set hive.metastore.warehouse.dir;
show hive.metastore.warehouse.dir;
set hive.warehouse.metastore.dir;
show hive.warehouse.metastore.dir;
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