Quiz on 40 Question quiz 15 (561-600), created by Daniel Neag on 12/07/2017.
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Item transmittal report is also known as
A. Incident report
B. Release note
C. Review report
D. Audit report
COTS is known as
A. Commercial off the shelf software
B. Compliance of the software
C. Change control of the software
D. Capable off the shelf software
Change request should be submitted through development or program management. A change request must be written and should include the following criteria.
I. Definition of the change
II. Documentation to be updated
III. Name of the tester or developer
IV. Dependencies of the change request.
A. I, III and IV
B. I, II and III
C. II, III and IV
D. I, II and IV
Change X requires a higher level of authority than Change Y in which of the following pairs? Change X Change Y
A. Code in development Code in production
B. Specifications during requirements analysis Specifications during systems test
C. Documents requested by the technical development group Documents requested by customers
D. A product distributed to several sites A product with a single user
Cause effect graphing is related to the standard
B. BS 7925/2
C. ISO/IEC 926/1
D. ISO/IEC 2382/1
The primary goal of comparing a user manual with the actual behavior of the running program during system testing is to
A. Find bugs in the program
B. Check the technical accuracy of the document
C. Ensure the ease of use of the document
D. Ensure that the program is the latest version
During the testing of a module tester 'X' finds a bug and assigned it to developer. But developer rejects the same, saying that it's not a bug. What 'X' should do?
A. Report the issue to the test manager and try to settle with the developer.
B. Retest the module and confirm the bug
C. Assign the same bug to another developer
D. Send to the detailed information of the bug encountered and check the reproducibility
One of the more daunting challenges of managing a test project is that so many dependencies converge at test execution. One missing configuration file or hard ware device can render all your test results meaning less. You can end up with an entire platoon of testers sitting around for days. Who is responsible for this incident?
A. Test managers faults only
B. Test lead faults only
C. Test manager and project manager faults
D. Testers faults only
You are a tester for testing a large system. The system data model is very large with many attributes and there are a lot of inter dependencies with in the fields. What steps would you use to test the system and also what are the efforts of the test you have taken on the test plan
A. Improve super vision, More reviews of artifacts or program means stage containment of the defects.
B. Extend the test plan so that you can test all the inter dependencies
C. Divide the large system in to small modules and test the functionality
D. Test the interdependencies first, after that check the system as a whole
Testing of software used to convert data from existing systems for use in replacement systems
A. Data driven testing
B. Migration testing
C. Configuration testing
D. Back to back testing
A test manager wants to use the resources available for the automated testing of a web application. The best choice is
A. Test automater, web specialist, DBA, test lead
B. Tester, test automater, web specialist, DBA
C. Tester, test lead, test automater, DBA
D. Tester, web specialist, test lead, test automater
What type of risk includes potential failure areas in the software?
A. Probed risks
B. Product risks
C. Economic risks
D. Requirements risks
Consider the following statements
i. A incident may be closed without being fixed
ii. Incidents may not be raised against documentation
iii. The final stage of incident tracking is fixing
iv. The incident record does not include information on test environments
v. Incidents should be raised when someone other than the author of the software performs the test
A. ii and v are true, I, iii and iv are false
B. i and v are true, ii, iii and iv are false
C. i, iv and v are true, ii and iii are false
D. i and ii are true, iii, iv and v are false
E. i is true, ii, iii, iv and v are false
Which test suite will check for an invalid transition using the diagram below?
Who OFTEN performs system testing and acceptance testing, respectively?
A. Senior programmers and professional testers
B. Technical system testers and potential customers
C. Independent test team and users of the system
D. Development team and customers of the system
Which test levels are USUALLY included in the common type of V-model?
A. Integration testing, system testing, acceptance testing, and regression testing
B. Component testing, integration testing, system testing, and acceptance testing
C. Incremental testing, exhaustive testing, exploratory testing, and data driven testing
D. Alpha testing, beta testing, black-box testing, and white-box testing
Which general testing principles are characterized by the descriptions below?
W) Early testing
X) Defect clustering
Y) Pesticide paradox
Z) Absence-of-errors fallacy
1) Testing should start at the beginning of the project
2) Conformance to requirements and fitness for use
3) Small Number of modules contain the most defects
4) Test cases must be regularly renewed and revised
A. W1, X2, Y3, and Z4
B. W1, X3, Y4, and Z2
C. W2, X3, Y1, and Z4
D. W1, X4, Y2, and Z3
How are (a) static analysis tools and (b) performance testing tools different?
A. (a) helps in enforcing coding standards; (b) tests system performance
B. (a) analyzes security vulnerabilities; (b) measures the effectiveness of test cases
C. (a) prepares codes prior to testing; (b) prepares codes prior to stress testing
D. (a) highlights unreachable conditions; (b) improves system performance
In an Examination a candidate has to score minimum of 24 marks in order to clear the exam. The maximum that he can score is 40 marks. Identify the Valid Equivalence values if the student clears the exam.
Which of the following describe test control actions that may occur during testing?
I. Setting an entry criterion that developers must retest fixes before fixes are accepted into a build.
II. Changing the test schedule due to availability of a test environment.
III. Re-prioritizing tests when development delivers software late
A. I only
B. II only
C. I, II and III
D. I and III
What is the expected result for each of the following test cases?
A.TC1: Anand is a 32 year old married, residing in Kolkatta.
B.TC3: Attapattu is a 65 year old married person, residing in Colombo.
A. A - Issue membership, 10% discount, B - Issue membership, offer no discount.
B. A - Don't Issue membership, B - Don't offer discount.
C. A - Issue membership, no discount, B - Don't Issue membership.
D. A - Issue membership, no discount, B- Issue membership with 10% discount.
Which of the following is false?
A. Incidents should always be fixed.
B. An incident occurs when expected and actual results differ.
C. Incidents can be analysed to assist in test process improvement.
D. An incident can be raised against documentation.
Which of the following is false?
A. In a system two different failures may have different severities.
B. A system is necessarily more reliable after debugging for the removal of a fault.
C. A fault need not affect the reliability of a system.
D. Undetected errors may lead to faults and eventually to incorrect behavior.
A testing process that is conducted to test new features after regression testing of previous features.
A. Operational testing
B. Progressive testing
C. Recovery testing
D. Regression testing
Identify out of the following, which are the attributes of cost of faults?
A. These are cheapest to detect during early phases of development & becomes more & more expensive to fix in the later phases.
B. Although faults are most expensive to find during early development phases, they are cheapest to fix then.
C. Faults are cheapest to find in the early development phases but the most expensive to fix then.
D. They are easiest to find during system testing but the most expensive to fix then.
What is non-functional testing?
A. Testing an integrated system to verify that it meets specified requirements
B. Testing the internal structure of the system to ensure it's built correctly
C. Testing the way the system works without regard to the level of test
D. Testing characteristics such as usability or reliability
Which of the following is a form of functional testing?
A. Boundary value analysis
B. Usability testing
C. Performance testing
D. Security testing
Which of the following statements about decision tables are TRUE?
I. Decision tables are useful when dealing with multiple inputs that do not interact.
II. The strength of a decision table is that it creates combinations of inputs that might not otherwise been evaluated.
III. Decision tables are useful when trying to capture system requirements that contain logical conditions.
IV. Each column of a decision table corresponds to a business rule that defines a unique combination of conditions.
A. II, III and IV
B. I and IV
C. I, II and III
D. I and III
Which of the following are metrics (measurements) that a test group may use to monitor progress?
I. Subjective confidence of the testers in the product
II. The number of testers currently testing
III. Percentage of planned test cases prepared
IV. Defects found and fixed
A. I only
B. I, III and IV
C. I, II and IV
D. II and IV
A test case has which of the following elements?
A. A test environment description and test instructions.
B. A set of inputs, execution preconditions, and expected outcomes.
C. A test plan, test inputs, and logging instructions.
D. Execution instructions and a function description to determine correct outcome.
Which of the following is a fundamental principle of software defect prevention?
A. Software quality engineering must evaluate all errors.
B. A balance of white-box and black-box testing is necessary.
C. A single root cause taxonomy should be used by all projects.
D. Feedback to the individuals who introduced the defect is essential.
When software reliability measures are used to determine when to stop testing, the best types of test cases to use are those that
A. Push the system beyond its designed operation limits and are likely to make the system fail
B. Exercise unusual and obscure scenarios that may not have been considered in design
C. Exercise system functions in proportion to the frequency they will be used in the released product
D. Exercise the most complicated and the most error-prone portions of the system
Which of the following statements about static analysis is FALSE?
A. Static analysis can find defects that are likely to be missed by dynamic testing.
B. Static analysis is a good way to force failures in the software.
C. Static analysis tools examine code or other types of product documentation.
D. Static analysis can result in cost saving by finding bugs early.
Which of the following statements is true about white-box testing?
A. It includes functional testing.
B. It includes loop testing.
C. It is usually done after black-box testing.
D. It is usually done during the integration testing phase.
A set of behavioral and performance requirements which, in aggregate, determine the functional properties of a software system.
A. Functional requirement
B. Functional specifications
C. Functional test cases
Which of the following provides the test group with the ability to reference all documents and software items unambiguously?
A. Agile testing methodology
B. Effective use of tools
C. Configuration management
D. Requirements traceability matrix
Which of the following is not a job responsibility of a software tester?
A. Identifying test cases
B. Preparing test data
C. Executing tests
D. Writing the functional specifications
Which of the following are Black Box test design techniques?
I. Boundary value analysis
II. Branch condition testing
III. Equivalence partitioning
IV. State transition testing.
A. I, II, III and IV
B. I and III
C. III and IV
D. I, III and IV
Which of the following are test management tool capabilities?
I. The enforcement of coding standards.
II. Support for requirements traceability activities.
III. The generation of testing progress reports
IV. Generation of test process improvement information.
A. II, III and IV
B. I and II
C. I, III and IV
D. III and IV
Errors that are cosmetic in nature are usually assigned a ______ severity level.