ISTQB Certification Test Chapter 6

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When you become a software tester there are some things that you need to know so that they can prove you are well capable of meeting the tasks handed to you. There are different tools that one can employ when it comes to software testing and the ISTQB test below is specifically designed to check if you understand the tool support for testing.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Static analysis tools and test execution tools.

    • B. 

      Review process support tools, static analysis tools and coverage measurement tools.

    • C. 

      Dynamic analysis tools and modeling tools.

    • D. 

      Review process support tools, static analysis tools and modeling tools.

  • 2. 
    Which test activities are supported by test harness or unit test framework tools?
    • A. 

      Test management and control.

    • B. 

      Test specification and design.

    • C. 

      Test execution and logging.

    • D. 

      Performance and monitoring.

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Greater quality of code, reduction in the number of testers needed, better objectives for testing.

    • B. 

      Greater repeatability of tests, reduction in repetitive work, objective assessment.

    • C. 

      Greater responsiveness of users, reduction of tests run, objectives not necessary.

    • D. 

      Greater quality of code, reduction in paperwork, fewer objections to the tests.

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Unrealistic expectations, expecting the tool to do too much.

    • B. 

      Insufficient reliance on the tool, i.e. still doing manual testing when a test execution tool has been purchased.

    • C. 

      The tool may find defects that aren't there.

    • D. 

      The tool will repeat exactly the same thing it did the previous time.

  • 5. 
    Which of the following are advanced scripting techniques for test execution tools?
    • A. 

      Data-driven and keyword-driven

    • B. 

      Data-driven and capture-driven

    • C. 

      Capture-driven and keyhole-driven

    • D. 

      Playback-driven and keyword-driven

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Assess organizational maturity, strengths and weaknesses.

    • B. 

      Roll out the tool to as many users as possible within the organization.

    • C. 

      Evaluate the tool features against clear requirements and objective criteria.

    • D. 

      Identify internal requirements for coaching and mentoring in the use of the tool.

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Decide which tool to acquire.

    • B. 

      Decide on the main objectives and requirements for this type of tool.

    • C. 

      Evaluate the tool vendor including training, support and commercial aspects.

    • D. 

      Decide on standard ways of using, managing, storing and maintaining the tool and the test assets.