testing Online Quiz - 16

Description: testing Online Quiz - 16
Number of Questions: 20
Created by:
Tags: testing
Attempted 0/20 Correct 0 Score 0
  1. Determining the test approach.

  2. Preparing test specifications.

  3. Evaluating exit criteria and reporting.

  4. Measuring and analyzing results.

Correct Option: A
  1. Error condition hiding another error condition

  2. Creating a test case which does not reveal a fault

  3. Masking a fault by developer

  4. Masking a fault by a tester

Correct Option: A
  1. Usability testing

  2. Security testing

  3. Performance testing

  4. Statement and branch testing

Correct Option: D
  1. A measure of test coverage criteria is the percentage of user requirements covered.

  2. Test coverage criteria can be measured in terms of items exercised by a test suite.

  3. A measure of test coverage criteria is the percentage of faults found.

  4. Test coverage criteria are often used when specifying test completion criteria.

Correct Option: B

In prioritising what to test, the most important objective is to:

  1. find as many faults as possible.

  2. test high risk areas.

  3. obtain good test coverage.

  4. test whatever is easiest to test.

Correct Option: B

The oracle assumption:

  1. is that there is some existing system against which test output may be checked.

  2. is that the tester can routinely identify the correct outcome of a test.

  3. is that the tester knows everything about the software under test.

  4. is that the tests are reviewed by experienced testers.

Correct Option: B
  1. Statement testing

  2. Path testing

  3. Data flow testing

  4. State transition testing

Correct Option: D

Which of the following activities should be performed during the selection and implementation of a testing tool i) Investigate the organization's test process. ii) Conduct a proof of concept. iii) Implement the selected tool on a project behind schedule to save time. iv) Identify coaching and mentoring requirements for the use of the selected tool

  1. i, ii, iii

  2. ii, iii, iv

  3. i, iii, iv

  4. i, ii, iv

Correct Option: D

Which of the following benefits are MOST likely to be achieved by using test Tools i) Easy to access information about tests and testing. ii) Reduced maintenance of testware. iii) Easy and cheap to implement. iv) Greater consistency of tests.

  1. ii and iv

  2. ii and iii

  3. i and iv

  4. i and iii

Correct Option: C
  1. Tool support for performance and monitoring.

  2. Tool support for static testing.

  3. Tool support for test execution and logging.

  4. Tool support for the management of testing and tests.

Correct Option: C

For which of the following would a static analysis tool be MOST useful?

  1. Supporting reviews

  2. Validating models of the software

  3. Testing code executed in a special test harness

  4. Enforcement of coding standards

Correct Option: D
  1. Test data preparation tools – Manipulate Data bases

  2. Test design tools – Generate test inputs

  3. Requirement management tools – Enables individual tests to be traceable

  4. Configuration management tools – Check for consistence

Correct Option: D
  1. possible communications bottlenecks in a program.

  2. the rate of change of data values as a program executes.

  3. the use of data on paths through the code.

  4. the intrinsic complexity of the code.

Correct Option: C

Static analysis tools are typically used by

  1. Testers

  2. Developers

  3. Testers & Developers

  4. None

Correct Option: B
  1. Performance

  2. Record/Playback

  3. A. & B

  4. None

Correct Option: B
  1. Speed & efficiency

  2. Accuracy & precision

  3. All of the above

  4. None of the above

Correct Option: C

Consider the following statements: i. An 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.

  1. ii is true, i, iii and iv are false

  2. i is true, ii, iii and iv are false

  3. i and iv are true, ii and iii are false

  4. i and ii are true, iii and iv are false

Correct Option: B
- Hide questions