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  • 1. 
    Which of the following should NOT normally be an objective for a test?
    • A. 

      To find faults in the software.

    • B. 

      To assess whether the software is ready for release.

    • C. 

      To demonstrate that the software doesn’t work.

    • D. 

      To prove that the software is correct.

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is a form of functional testing?
    • A. 

      Boundary value analysis

    • B. 

      Usability testing

    • C. 

      Performance testing

    • D. 

      Security testing

  • 3. 
    Which of the following would NOT normally form part of a test plan?
    • A. 

      Features to be tested

    • B. 

      Incident reports

    • C. 

      Risks

    • D. 

      Schedule

  • 4. 
    Which of these activities provides the biggest potential cost saving from the use of CAST?
    • A. 

      Test management

    • B. 

      Test design

    • C. 

      Test execution

    • D. 

      Test planning

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is NOT a white box technique?
    • A. 

      Statement testing

    • B. 

      Path testing

    • C. 

      Data flow testing

    • D. 

      State transition testing

  • 6. 
    Data flow analysis studies:
    • A. 

      Possible communications bottlenecks in a program.

    • B. 

      The rate of change of data values as a program executes.

    • C. 

      The use of data on paths through the code.

    • D. 

      The intrinsic complexity of the code.

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      £1500

    • B. 

      £32001

    • C. 

      £33501

    • D. 

      £28000

  • 8. 
    An important benefit of code inspections is that they:
    • A. 

      Enable the code to be tested before the execution environment is ready.

    • B. 

      Can be performed by the person who wrote the code.

    • C. 

      Can be performed by inexperienced staff.

    • D. 

      Are cheap to perform.

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is the best source of Expected Outcomes for User Acceptance Test scripts?
    • A. 

      Actual results

    • B. 

      Program specification

    • C. 

      User requirements

    • D. 

      System specification

  • 10. 
    What is the main difference between a walkthrough and an inspection?
    • A. 

      An inspection is lead by the author, whilst a walkthrough is lead by a trained moderator.

    • B. 

      An inspection has a trained leader, whilst a walkthrough has no leader.

    • C. 

      Authors are not present during inspections, whilst they are during walkthroughs.

    • D. 

      A walkthrough is lead by the author, whilst an inspection is lead by a trained moderator

  • 11. 
    Which one of the following describes the major benefit of verification early in the life cycle?
    • A. 

      It allows the identification of changes in user requirements.

    • B. 

      It facilitates timely set up of the test environment.

    • C. 

      It reduces defect multiplication

    • D. 

      It allows testers to become involved early in the project.

  • 12. 
    Integration testing in the small:
    • A. 

      Tests the individual components that have been developed.

    • B. 

      Tests interactions between modules or subsystems.

    • C. 

      Only uses components that form part of the live system.

    • D. 

      Tests interfaces to other systems.

  • 13. 
    Static analysis is best described as:
    • A. 

      The analysis of batch programs.

    • B. 

      The reviewing of test plans.

    • C. 

      The analysis of program code.

    • D. 

      The use of black box testing.

  • 14. 
    Alpha testing is:
    • A. 

      Post-release testing by end user representatives at the developer’s site.

    • B. 

      The first testing that is performed.

    • C. 

      Pre-release testing by end user representatives at the developer’s site.

    • D. 

      Pre-release testing by end user representatives at their sites.

  • 15. 
    The most important thing about early test design is that it:
    • A. 

      Makes test preparation easier.

    • B. 

      Means inspections are not required.

    • C. 

      Can prevent fault multiplication.

    • D. 

      Will find all faults.

  • 16. 
    Test cases are designed during:
    • A. 

      Test recording

    • B. 

      Test planning.

    • C. 

      Test configuration.

    • D. 

      Test specification.

  • 17. 
    A configuration management system would NOT normally provide
    • A. 

      Linkage of customer requirements to version numbers.

    • B. 

      Facilities to compare test results with expected results.

    • C. 

      The precise differences in versions of software component source code.

    • D. 

      Restricted access to the source code library.