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Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant: PL-200 Exam Guide

By : Julian Sharp
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Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant: PL-200 Exam Guide

By: Julian Sharp

Overview of this book

The Power Platform Functional Consultant Associate (PL-200) exam tests and validates the practical skills of Power Platform users who are proficient in developing solutions by combining the tools in Power Platform and the Microsoft 365 ecosystem based on business needs. This certification guide offers complete, up-to-date coverage of the PL-200 exam so you can prepare effectively for the exam. Written in a clear, succinct way with self-assessment questions, exam tips, and mock exams with detailed explanations of solutions, this book covers common day-to-day activities involved in configuring Power Platform, such as managing entities, creating apps, implementing security, and managing system change. You'll also explore the role of a functional consultant in creating a data model in the Microsoft Dataverse (formerly Common Data Service). Moving ahead, you'll learn how to design the user experience and even build model-driven and canvas apps. As you progress, the book will show you how to manage automation and create chatbots. Finally, you'll understand how to display your data with Power BI and integrate Power Platform with Microsoft 365 and Microsoft Teams. By the end of this book, you'll be well-versed with the essential concepts and techniques required to prepare for the PL-200 certification exam.
Table of Contents (34 chapters)
Section 1: Introduction
Section 2: Microsoft Dataverse
Section 3: Power Apps
Section 4: Automation
Section 5: Power Virtual Agents
Section 6: Integrations


After reading this chapter, test your knowledge with these questions. You will find the answers to these questions under Assessments at the end of the book:

  1. You need to create a variable called var in a UI flow. How should you reference the variable in an action? 

A) $var
B) _var
C) %var%
D) &var&

  1. A user needs to run a UI flow manually to complete a part of a process. Which type of Power Automate flow should they create?

A) Automated
B) Instant
C) Scheduled
D) Business process

  1. Which two of the following operating systems are supported to run UI flows?

A) Windows 10 Home
B) Windows 10 Pro
C) Linux
D) Windows Server 2016

  1. You place a competition on your website. You need to automate each competition entry into a legacy marketing system. You are expecting many thousands of entries per day. What should you create?

A) An attended UI flow
B) A business process flow
C) An instant Power Automate flow
D) An unattended UI flow