The Open Group Architecture (togaf) Certification Practice Test!

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  • 1. 
    Complete the sentence. There are five criteria that distinguish a good set of principles: Understandable, Robust, Complete, Consistent and __________.
    • A. 

      A. Agile

    • B. 

      B. Dynamic

    • C. 

      C. Comprehensive

    • D. 

      D. Rational

    • E. 

      E. Stable

  • 2. 
    Which of the following describes a purpose of an Architecture Compliance review? 
    • A. 

      A. Identifying relationships between management frameworks

    • B. 

      B. Identifying stakeholders and their concerns

    • C. 

      C. Identifying the business transformation risks for an architecture project

    • D. 

      D. Identifying criteria for procurement activities

    • E. 

      E. Identifying work packages for inclusion in the Architecture Roadmap

  • 3. 
    Which section of the TOGAF template for Architecture Principles should clearly state the impact to the business and consequences of adopting the principle?
    • A. 

      A. Implications

    • B. 

      B. Name

    • C. 

      C. Rationale

    • D. 

      D. Statement

  • 4. 
    Which part of the TOGAF document describes an overview of typical architecture deliverables?
    • A. 

      A. ADM Guidelines and Techniques

    • B. 

      B. Architecture Capability Framework

    • C. 

      C. Architecture Content Framework

    • D. 

      D. Enterprise Continuum & Tools

    • E. 

      E. TOGAF Reference Models

  • 5. 
    In which Phase of the TOGAF ADM are the Architecture Roadmap and the Implementation and Migration Plan integrated with other change activity in the Enterprise?.
    • A. 

      A. PhaseA

    • B. 

      B. PhaseD

    • C. 

      C. PhaseE

    • D. 

      D. PhaseF

    • E. 

      E. PhaseG

  • 6. 
    Which of the following does the TOGAF document define as the representation of a related set of concerns?
    • A. 

      A. Catalog

    • B. 

      B. Matrix

    • C. 

      C. Diagram

    • D. 

      D. View

    • E. 

      E. Viewpoint

  • 7. 
    Complete the sentence, The Architecture Landscape is divided into three levels, Capability Architectures, Segment Architectures, and ____________.
    • A. 

      A. Baseline Architectures

    • B. 

      B. Solution Architectures

    • C. 

      C. Strategic Architectures

    • D. 

      D. Target Architectures

    • E. 

      E. Transition Architectures

  • 8. 
     Which one of the following best describes Capability-Based Planning?
    • A. 

      A. A planning technique that ensures business information is communicated to the right people at the right time

    • B. 

      B. A planning technique that ensures the application of business best practices

    • C. 

      C. A planning technique that ensures timely solutions

    • D. 

      D. A planning technique that focuses on business outcomes

    • E. 

      E. A planning technique that identifies services to be shared

  • 9. 
    TOGAF Part VII, Architecture Capability Framework recommends use of an ADM cycle for establishing an architecture practice. In this scenario which architecture would describe the organizational structure for the architecture practice?
    • A. 

      A. Application Architecture

    • B. 

      B. Business Architecture

    • C. 

      C. Data Architecture

    • D. 

      D. Technology Architecture

    • E. 

      E. Transition Architecture

  • 10. 
    Which one of the following best describes the purpose of the Communications Plan?
    • A. 

      A. To act as a deliverable container for artifacts created during a project

    • B. 

      B. To ensure that information is communicated to the right stakeholders at the right time

    • C. 

      C. To ensure that the results of a Compliance Assessment are distributed to the Architecture

    • D. 

      D. To inform the Architecture Board of changes to the architecture

    • E. 

      E. To show progression of change from the Baseline Architecture to the Target Architecture

  • 11. 
     Which of the following types of architecture defines technology standards for building blocks and provides direction for products and  services?
    • A. 

      A. Common Systems Architecture

    • B. 

      B. Foundation Architecture

    • C. 

      C. Industry Architecture

    • D. 

      D. Organization-Specific Architecture

    • E. 

      E. Transition Architecture

  • 12. 
     The TOGAF ADM uses a version numbering convention to illustrate the evolution of Baseline and Target Architecture Definitions. What does Version 1.0 indicate according to this  convention?
    • A. 

      A. A high-level outline architecture

    • B. 

      B. A preliminary outline architecture

    • C. 

      C. A formally reviewed, detailed architecture

    • D. 

      D. A draft, detailed architecture

    • E. 

      E. A formally reviewed, preliminary architecture

  • 13. 
     Complete the sentence. The Architecture Landscape is divided into three levels, Strategic Architectures, Segment Architectures and  _____________.
    • A. 

      A. Baseline Architectures

    • B. 

      B. Capability Architectures

    • C. 

      C. Solution Architectures

    • D. 

      D. Target Architectures

    • E. 

      E. Transition Architectures

  • 14. 
     Which section of the TOGAF template for Architecture Principles should describe situations where one principle would be given precedence over  another?
    • A. 

      A. Implications

    • B. 

      B. Name

    • C. 

      C. Rationale

    • D. 

      D. Statement

    • E. 

      E. Trade-oils

  • 15. 
     In which part of the ADM cycle are building blocks evolved using a common platform of steps ?
    • A. 

      A. Preliminary Phase rid Phase A

    • B. 

      B. Phases B, C and D

    • C. 

      C. Phases E and F

    • D. 

      D. Phases Grid H

  • 16. 
    • A. 

      A. Conduct formal stakeholder review

    • B. 

      B. Create Architecture Definition Document

    • C. 

      C. Develop Baseline Architecture

    • D. 

      D. Perform gap analysis

    • E. 

      E. Resolve impacts across the Architecture Landscape

  • 17. 
     Which of the following does the TOGAF document describe as the risk categorization prior to determining and implementing mitigating  actions?
    • A. 

      A. The critical level of risk

    • B. 

      B. The initial level of risk

    • C. 

      C. The intermediate level of risk

    • D. 

      D. The mitigated level of risk

    • E. 

      E. The residual level of risk

  • 18. 
     Complete the sentence. The Standards Information Base is a repository area that  ___________.
    • A. 

      A. defines the parameters, structures, and processes to support governance of the Architecture Repository

    • B. 

      B. describes the organization specific architecture framework and method

    • C. 

      C. lists the set of specifications to which architectures must conform

    • D. 

      D. provides a record of the governance activity across the enterprise

    • E. 

      E. provides guidelines, templates, and patterns used to create new architectures

  • 19. 
     Which of the following is described by the TOGAF document as "a detailed plan of the system at component level to guide its  implementation"?
    • A. 

      A. Architecture

    • B. 

      B. Artifact

    • C. 

      C. Deliverable

    • D. 

      D. Model

    • E. 

      E. View

  • 20. 
     Which part of the TOGAF document describes taxonomies for categorizing the outputs of architecture  activity?
    • A. 

      A. ADM Guidelines and Techniques

    • B. 

      B. Architecture Capability Framework

    • C. 

      C. Architecture Development Method

    • D. 

      D. Enterprise Continuum & Tools

  • 21. 
     Which of the following does the TOGAF document define as architectural work product that describes an aspect of the  architecture?
    • A. 

      A. Application Platform Interface

    • B. 

      B. Artifact

    • C. 

      C. Building Block

    • D. 

      D. Deliverable

    • E. 

      E. Framework

  • 22. 
     Which of the following does the TOGAF ADM recommend for use in developing the Architecture  Vision?
    • A. 

      A. Architecture Principles

    • B. 

      B. Business Scenarios

    • C. 

      C. Interoperability Analysis

    • D. 

      D. Migration Planning Techniques

    • E. 

      E. Risk Management Techniques

  • 23. 
     Which of the TOGAF architecture development phases is the first phase of an architecture development cycle, defines the scope for an engagement and identifies the  stakeholders?
    • A. 

      A. Architecture Change Management

    • B. 

      B. Architecture Vision

    • C. 

      C. Business Architecture

    • D. 

      D. Preliminary Phase

    • E. 

      E. Technology Architecture

  • 24. 
     Which of the following does TOGAF provide as a set of reference materials for establishing an architecture function within an  organization?
    • A. 

      A. Architecture Content Framework

    • B. 

      B. Technical Reference Model

    • C. 

      C. Integrated Information Infrastructure Reference Model

    • D. 

      D. Architecture Development Method

    • E. 

      E. Architecture Capability Framework

  • 25. 
     Which part of TOGAF describes a step-by-step approach to developing an enterprise  architecture?
    • A. 

      A. ADM Guidelines and Techniques

    • B. 

      B. Architecture Capability Framework

    • C. 

      C. Architecture Content Framework

    • D. 

      D. Architecture Development Method

    • E. 

      E. Enterprise Continuum & Tools

  • 26. 
     Which of the following does TOGAF describe as "the structure of components, their inter-relationships, and the principles guiding their design and evolution over  time"?
    • A. 

      A. View

    • B. 

      B. Artifact

    • C. 

      C. Model

    • D. 

      D. Deliverable

    • E. 

      E. Architecture

  • 27. 
     Complete the sentence. TOGAF describes the role of an Architecture Contract as _______.
    • A. 

      A. an agreement between development partners and sponsors on the architecture deliverables

    • B. 

      B. a plan to ensure that architecture information is communicated to the right stakeholders at the right time

    • C. 

      C. a set of general rules and guidelines to support development of the enterprise architecture

    • D. 

      D. a timeline showing progression from the Baseline Architecture to the Target Architecture

  • 28. 
     Which of the following is a re-usable artifact that is used to create architecture models addressing stakeholder  concerns?
    • A. 

      A. Catalog

    • B. 

      B. Matrix

    • C. 

      C. Diagram

    • D. 

      D. View

    • E. 

      E. Viewpoint

  • 29. 
     Complete the sentence. The Architecture Landscape is divided into three levels, Capability, Segment, and  ____________.
    • A. 

      A. Baseline

    • B. 

      B. Solution

    • C. 

      C. Strategic

    • D. 

      D. Target

    • E. 

      E. Transition

  • 30. 
     Which one of the following best describes an Architecture Compliance  Review?
    • A. 

      A. A review of an architecture project against established criteria and business objectives

    • B. 

      B. A review of the plans for enterprise transformation

    • C. 

      C. A review of the ability to share information and services

    • D. 

      D. A review of the readiness of an organization to accept change

    • E. 

      E. A review to highlight the shortfall between baseline and target architectures

  • 31. 
     Complete the sentence. TOGAF defines five criteria for a good set of principles: Complete, Consistent, Stable, Understandable and _______.
    • A. 

      A. Agile,

    • B. 

      B. Dynamic

    • C. 

      C. Comprehensive

    • D. 

      D. Robust

    • E. 

      E. Strategic

  • 32. 
     Which of the following is described by the TOGAF Architecture Content Framework as a type of artifact that shows relationships between  things?
    • A. 

      A. Building Block

    • B. 

      B. Catalog

    • C. 

      C. Diagram

    • D. 

      D. Matrix

    • E. 

      E. Deliverable

  • 33. 
     Which ADM phase starts with the receipt of a Request for Architecture Work from the sponsoring  organization?
    • A. 

      A. Phase A

    • B. 

      B. Phase B

    • C. 

      C. Phase H

    • D. 

      D. Preliminary Phase

    • E. 

      E. Requirements Management

  • 34. 
     In which ADM phase is the goal to ensure that the architecture achieves its original target business  value?
    • A. 

      A. Phase E

    • B. 

      B. Phase F

    • C. 

      C. Phase G

    • D. 

      D. Phase H

    • E. 

      E. Preliminary Phase

  • 35. 
     TOGAF uses a version numbering convention to illustrate the evolution of the Baseline and Target Architecture Definitions. Which version number in this convention indicates a high-level outline of the  architecture?
    • A. 

      A. Version 1.0

    • B. 

      B. Version 0.9

    • C. 

      C. Version 0.5

    • D. 

      D. Version 1.5

    • E. 

      E. Version 0.1

  • 36. 
     Which section of the TOGAF template for Architecture Principles highlights the requirements for carrying out the  principle?
    • A. 

      A. Implications

    • B. 

      B. Name

    • C. 

      C. Rationale

    • D. 

      D. Statement

  • 37. 
    Which ADM Phase includes obtaining approval for the Statement of Architecture  Work?
    • A. 

      A. Preliminary Phase

    • B. 

      B. Phase A: Architecture Vision

    • C. 

      C. Phase B: Business Architecture

    • D. 

      D. Phase F: Migration Planning

    • E. 

      E. Phase G: Implementation Governance

  • 38. 
     According to TOGAF, which of the following define general rules and guidelines for the use of assets across the  Enterprise?
    • A. 

      A. Architecture principles

    • B. 

      B. Business scenarios

    • C. 

      C. Functional Requirements

    • D. 

      D. Procurement policies

    • E. 

      E. Stakeholder concerns

  • 39. 
     Which of the following best describes a purpose of the Gap Analysis  technique?
    • A. 

      A. To catch errors in a project architecture early

    • B. 

      B. To guide decision making throughout the enterprise

    • C. 

      C. To help identify and understand business requirements

    • D. 

      D. To highlight shortfalls between the baseline and target architectures

    • E. 

      E. To mitigate risk when implementing an architecture project

  • 40. 
     Complete the sentence. TOGAF covers the development of four architecture domains, Application, Business, Data and __________.
    • A. 

      A. Capability

    • B. 

      B. Segment

    • C. 

      C. Technology

    • D. 

      D. Transition

    • E. 

      E. Vision

  • 41. 
     Which of the following describes an objective of Phase F: Migration Planning  Phase?
    • A. 

      A. Develop a Target Technology Architecture

    • B. 

      B. Consolidate the Gap Analysis results from Phases B through D

    • C. 

      C. Generate and gain consensus on an initial Architecture Roadmap

    • D. 

      D. Coordinate the Implementation and Migration Plan with other frameworks

    • E. 

      E. Operate the governance framework and manage an architecture contract

  • 42. 
     Complete the sentence. The Enterprise Continuum provides methods for classifying architecture artifacts as they evolve  from.
    • A. 

      A. Foundation Architectures to re-usable architecture assets

    • B. 

      B. generic architectures to Oganization-Specific Architectures

    • C. 

      C. generic solutions to Industry Models

    • D. 

      D. generic architectures to reusable Solution Building Blocks

    • E. 

      E. Solutions Architectures to Solution Building Blocks

  • 43. 
     Which of the following best describes the TOGAF Architecture Governance  Framework?
    • A. 

      A. An approach to ensure the effectiveness of an organization's architectures

    • B. 

      B. An architecture of building blocks and corresponding standards, together with associated graphics

    • C. 

      C. An example set of Architecture Principles

    • D. 

      D. A reference model that includes information provider applications and brokering applications

    • E. 

      E. A model intended to assist with the release management of the TOGAF specification itself

  • 44. 
     Complete the sentence: Building Blocks that are viewed as being at the left-hand side of the Solutions Continuum are known as ________.
    • A. 

      A. Common Systems Solutions

    • B. 

      B. Foundation Solutions

    • C. 

      C. Industry Solutions

    • D. 

      D. Organization-Specific Solutions

    • E. 

      E. Strategic Solutions

  • 45. 
     According to TOGAF, which of the following best describes the purpose of an Architecture Definition  Document?
    • A. 

      A. To act as a deliverable container for artifacts created during a project

    • B. 

      B. To ensure that architecture information is communicated to the right stakeholders at the right time

    • C. 

      C. To govern the architecture throughout its implementation process

    • D. 

      D. To provide a high-level view of the end architecture product

    • E. 

      E. To show progression of change from the Baseline Architecture to the Target Architecture

  • 46. 
     In which phase of the ADM cycle do building blocks become  implementation-specific?
    • A. 

      A. Phase A

    • B. 

      B. Phase B

    • C. 

      C. Phase C

    • D. 

      D. Phase D

    • E. 

      E. Phase E

  • 47. 
     According to TOGAF, which of the following terms describes people who have key roles in, or concerns about, a  system?
    • A. 

      A. consumer

    • B. 

      B. CxOs

    • C. 

      C. lead architect

    • D. 

      D. sponsor

    • E. 

      E. stakeholder

  • 48. 
     Which of the following best describes the concept of Boundaryless Information  Flow?
    • A. 

      A. Enabling the vision of an integrated information infrastructure

    • B. 

      B. Getting information to the right people at the right time in a secure, reliable and timely manner

    • C. 

      C. Enabling effective global communications between countries

    • D. 

      D. Enabling the flow of information to all stakeholders

    • E. 

      E. Providing a visual representation of information provider, consumer and brokering applications

  • 49. 
     Complete the sentence. The ADM can be viewed as the process of populating the enterprise's own _______________ with relevant re-usable building blocks taken from the more generic side of the Enterprise Continuum.
    • A. 

      A. Architecture Repository

    • B. 

      B. Architecture Requirements

    • C. 

      C. Implementation and Migration plan

    • D. 

      D. Standards Information Base

    • E. 

      E. Strategic Architecture

  • 50. 
     In Phases B, C, and D which is the first step in each  phase?
    • A. 

      A. Conduct formal stakeholder review

    • B. 

      B. Create Architecture Definition Document

    • C. 

      C. Define Roadmap components

    • D. 

      D. Perform gap analysis

    • E. 

      E. Select reference models, viewpoints and tools

  • 51. 
     Which of the following describes the TOGAF classification in Phase H for a simplification  change?
    • A. 

      A. A change driven by a requirement to derive additional value from the existing investment

    • B. 

      B. A change driven by a requirement to increase investment in order to create new value for exploitation

    • C. 

      C. A change driven by a requirement to reduce investment

    • D. 

      D. A change driven by a requirement to re-align with the business strategy

    • E. 

      E. A change driven by a requirement to simplify communication between stakeholders

  • 52. 
      According to TOGAF, which of the following activities is described as part of the approach in the Preliminary Phase of the  ADM?
    • A. 

      A. Creating the Architecture Vision deliverable

    • B. 

      B. Defining a set of Architecture Principles

    • C. 

      C. Developing an Architecture Contract

    • D. 

      D. Extending the business scenario with business modeling

    • E. 

      E. Preparing a consolidated Gap Analysis

  • 53. 
     Complete the sentence. According to TOGAF, an objective of Phase G, Implementation Governance, is to ______________.
    • A. 

      A. assess the performance of the architecture and make recommendations for change

    • B. 

      B. ensure the baseline architecture continues to be fit-for-purpose

    • C. 

      C. ensure conformance with the defined architecture by the implementation projects

    • D. 

      D. establish an architecture change management process for the architecture finalized in the previous ADM phase

    • E. 

      E. operate the governance framework

  • 54. 
     Which of the following best describes the class of information known as the Architecture Capability within the Architecture  Repository?
    • A. 

      A. A description of the organization specific architecture framework and method

    • B. 

      B. A record of the governance activity across the enterprise

    • C. 

      C. Guidelines and templates used to create new architectures

    • D. 

      D. Processes to support governance of the Architecture Repository

    • E. 

      E. Specifications to which architectures must conform

  • 55. 
     Which of the following is an objective of the Preliminary  Phase?
    • A. 

      A. Develop the Architecture Vision document

    • B. 

      B. Draft the Implementation and Migration Plan

    • C. 

      C. Ensure conformance requirements for the target architecture are defined

    • D. 

      D. Establish the Organizational Model for enterprise architecture

    • E. 

      E. Operate the governance framework

  • 56. 
     Which of the following describes the TOGAF Technical Reference  Model?
    • A. 

      A. A Common Systems Architecture

    • B. 

      B. A Foundation Architecture

    • C. 

      C. An Industry-Specific Architecture

    • D. 

      D. An Organization-Specific Architecture

    • E. 

      E. A Solution Architecture

  • 57. 
     Complete the sentence. The Requirements Management process is used to ______.
    • A. 

      A. develop requirements for Transition Architectures that deliver business value

    • B. 

      B. dispose of, address and prioritize architecture requirements

    • C. 

      C. organize architecture requirements throughout the ADM cycle

    • D. 

      D. review business requirements

    • E. 

      E. validate requirements between ADM phases

  • 58. 
     Which of the following best describes a purpose of the Business Scenarios  technique?
    • A. 

      A. To catch errors in a project architecture early

    • B. 

      B. To guide decision making throughout the enterprise

    • C. 

      C. To help identify and understand requirements

    • D. 

      D. To highlight shortfalls between the baseline and target architectures

    • E. 

      E. To mitigate risk when implementing an architecture project

  • 59. 
     TOGAF Part VII, Architecture Capability Framework recommends use of an ADM cycle for establishing an architecture practice. In this scenario which architecture would describe the organizational structure for the architecture  practice?
    • A. 

      A. Application Architecture

    • B. 

      B. Business Architecture

    • C. 

      C. Data Architecture

    • D. 

      D. Technology Architecture

  • 60. 
     Which of the following best describes the purpose of the  Architecture Vision?
    • A. 

      A. It contains an assessment of the current architecture requirements

    • B. 

      B. It defines the scope and approach to complete an architecture project

    • C. 

      C. It is sent from the sponsor and triggers the start of an architecture development cycle

    • D. 

      D. It provides a high-level aspirational view of the end architecture project

    • E. 

      E. It provides a schedule for implementation of the target architecture

  • 61. 
     According to TOGAF, which  document should incorporate the actions arising from the Business Transformation Readiness Assessment technique?
    • A. 

      A. Architecture Road map

    • B. 

      B. Architecture Requirements Specification

    • C. 

      C. Communications Plan

    • D. 

      D. Implementation and Migration Plan

    • E. 

      E. Implementation Governance Model

  • 62. 
     Which of the following does TOGAF describe as a package of functionality defined to meet business needs across an  organization?
    • A. 

      A. An application

    • B. 

      B. An architecture viewpoint

    • C. 

      C. A building block

    • D. 

      D. A deliverable

    • E. 

      E. A solution architecture

  • 63. 
     Complete the sentence: TOGAF provides a set of reference materials for establishing an architecture function within an organization known as the _________.
    • A. 

      A. Architecture Capability Framework

    • B. 

      B. Architecture Content Framework

    • C. 

      C. Architecture Landscape

    • D. 

      D. Architecture Repository

    • E. 

      E. Architecture Roadmap

  • 64. 
     Which of the following describes a purpose of an Architecture Compliance  review?
    • A. 

      A. Identifying business transformation risks for an architecture project

    • B. 

      B. Identifying errors in the project architecture

    • C. 

      C. Identifying relationships between management frameworks

    • D. 

      D. Identifying stakeholders and their concerns

  • 65. 
     Which part of TOGAF describes taxonomies for categorizing the outputs of architecture activity in terms of  reuse?
    • A. 

      A. ADM Guidelines and Techniques

    • B. 

      B. Architecture Capability Framework

    • C. 

      C. Architecture Development Method

    • D. 

      D. Enterprise Continuum & Tools

  • 66. 
     In Phases B, C, and D  which is the final step in each phase?
    • A. 

      A. Conduct formal stakeholder review

    • B. 

      B. Create Architecture Definition Document

    • C. 

      C. Define Roadmap components

    • D. 

      D. Perform gap analysis

    • E. 

      E. Select reference models, viewpoints and tools

  • 67. 
     Complete the sentence. The Architecture Landscape is divided into three levels, Strategic, Segment and  ____________.
    • A. 

      A. Baseline

    • B. 

      B. Capability

    • C. 

      C. Solution

    • D. 

      D. Target

    • E. 

      E. Transition

  • 68. 
     Which of the following does TOGAF describe as "a formal description of a system, or a detailed plan of the system at component level to guide its  implementation"?
    • A. 

      A. Architecture

    • B. 

      B. Artifact

    • C. 

      C. Deliverable

    • D. 

      D. Model

    • E. 

      E. View

  • 69. 
     Which of the following statements best describes the Requirements Management  process?
    • A. 

      A. It is used to develop requirements for Transition Architectures that deliver business value

    • B. 

      B. It is used to dispose of, address and prioritize architecture requirements

    • C. 

      C. It is used to establish requirements for Phase A

    • D. 

      D. It is used to manage architecture requirements throughout the ADM cycle

    • E. 

      E. It is used to review business requirements

  • 70. 
     Complete the sentence. The TOGAF risk categorization after the implementation of mitigating actions is known as the  level of risk.
    • A. 

      A. Critical

    • B. 

      B. Initial

    • C. 

      C. Intermediate

    • D. 

      D. Residual

    • E. 

      E. Unmitigated

  • 71. 
     According to TOGAF, which of the following best describes an  Architecture Pattern?
    • A. 

      A. A detailed description of the interfaces between building blocks

    • B. 

      B. An implementation specific solution building block

    • C. 

      C. A package of functionality defined to meet the business needs of the organization.

    • D. 

      D. A way to put building blocks together into context

    • E. 

      E. A work product describing an aspect of an architecture

  • 72. 
     According to TOGAF, which of the following best describes the purpose of an  Architecture Roadmap?
    • A. 

      A. To act as a deliverable container for artifacts created during a project

    • B. 

      B. To ensure that architecture information is communicated to the right stakeholders at the right time

    • C. 

      C. To govern the architecture throughout its implementation process

    • D. 

      D. To provide a high-level view of the end architecture product

    • E. 

      E. To show progression of change from the Baseline Architecture to the Target Architecture

  • 73. 
    Complete the sentence by selecting the applicable pair of words. A/an _____ is used in Phase A to help identify and understand business _____ that the architecture has to address.
    • A. 

      A. activity model, perspective

    • B. 

      B. business scenario, requirements

    • C. 

      C. use case, interconnections

    • D. 

      D. view, concerns

    • E. 

      E. business transformation readiness assessment, constraints

  • 74. 
     Which of the following describes how the Enterprise Continuum is used when developing an enterprise  architecture?
    • A. 

      A. To coordinate with the other management frameworks in use

    • B. 

      B. To describe how an architecture addresses stakeholder concerns

    • C. 

      C. To identify and understand business requirements

    • D. 

      D. To provide a system for continuous monitoring

    • E. 

      E. To structure re-usable architecture and solution assets

  • 75. 
     Which of the following best describes the purpose of the Gap Analysis  technique?
    • A. 

      A. To determine service levels for the architecture

    • B. 

      B. To establish quality metrics for the architecture

    • C. 

      C. To identify commercial building blocks to be purchased

    • D. 

      D. To identify missing functions

    • E. 

      E. To validate nonfunctional requirements

  • 76. 
     Which of the following best describes the Standards Information  Base?
    • A. 

      A. A repository area holding a description of the organization specific architecture framework and method

    • B. 

      B. A repository area holding a record of the governance activity across the enterprise

    • C. 

      C. A repository area holding guidelines and templates used to create new architectures

    • D. 

      D. A repository area holding processes to support governance of the Architecture Repository

    • E. 

      E. A repository area holding specifications to which architectures must conform

  • 77. 
    Complete the sentence. According to TOGAF, a ______________ is a representation of a system from the perspective of a related set of _____________.
    • A. 

      A. view, concerns

    • B. 

      B. viewpoint, views

    • C. 

      C. view, requirements

    • D. 

      D. view, stakeholders

  • 78. 
     Complete the sentence. TOGAF defines five criteria for a good set of principles: Understandable, Robust, Complete, Consistent and _____.
    • A. 

      A. Agile

    • B. 

      B. Dynamic

    • C. 

      C. Comprehensive

    • D. 

      D. Rational

    • E. 

      E. Stable

  • 79. 
     Which of the following best describes the class of information known as the Reference Library within the  Architecture Repository?
    • A. 

      A. A description of the organization specific architecture framework and method

    • B. 

      B. A record of the governance activity across the enterprise

    • C. 

      C. Guidelines and templates used to create new architectures

    • D. 

      D. Processes to support governance of the Architecture Repository

    • E. 

      E. Specifications to which architectures must conform

  • 80. 
     When using a cycle of the ADM to establish an Architecture Capability as described in TOGAF Part VII, which architecture would describe the infrastructure  requirements?
    • A. 

      A. Application Architecture

    • B. 

      B. Business Architecture

    • C. 

      C. Data Architecture

    • D. 

      D. Technology Architecture

    • E. 

      E. Transition Architecture

  • 81. 
     According to TOGAF, which of the following terms is defined as the key interests that are crucially important to  stakeholders?
    • A. 

      A. Concerns

    • B. 

      B. Principles

    • C. 

      C. Requirements

    • D. 

      D. Views

    • E. 

      E. Viewpoints

  • 82. 
     In which section of the TOGAF template for Architecture Principles would a reader find the answer to the question of "How does this  affect me"?
    • A. 

      A. Implications

    • B. 

      B. Name

    • C. 

      C. Rationale

    • D. 

      D. Statement

  • 83. 
     Which one of the following is considered a relevant architecture resource in  Phase D?
    • A. 

      A. Generic application models relevant to the organization's industry sector

    • B. 

      B. Generic business models relevant to the organization's industry sector

    • C. 

      C. Generic data models relevant to the organization's industry sector

    • D. 

      D. Generic technology models relevant to the organization's industry sector

  • 84. 
     Which of the following does TOGAF recommend for use in developing the  Architecture Vision?
    • A. 

      A. Architecture principles

    • B. 

      B. Business scenarios

    • C. 

      C. Business Transformation Readiness Assessment

    • D. 

      D. Capability-based planning

    • E. 

      E. Gap analysis

  • 85. 
     Which one of the following is an objective of Phase A,  Architecture Vision?
    • A. 

      A. Defining architecture principles

    • B. 

      B. Defining relationships between management frameworks

    • C. 

      C. Defining the enterprise

    • D. 

      D. Evaluating the enterprise architecture maturity

    • E. 

      E. Identifying stakeholders and their concerns

  • 86. 
     Which of the following best describes the need for the ADM process to be  governed?
    • A. 

      A. To build a top-down, all inclusive architecture description

    • B. 

      B. To enable development of reference architectures

    • C. 

      C. To enable the architecture domains to be integrated

    • D. 

      D. To ensure that the method is being applied correctly

  • 87. 
     Which of the following best describes the TOGAF  Architecture Development Method?
    • A. 

      A. A process for managing architecture requirements

    • B. 

      B. A classification mechanism for architectures and solutions

    • C. 

      C. A process for managing and controlling change at an enterprise-wide level

    • D. 

      D. A view of the Architecture Repository

    • E. 

      E. A process for developing an organization-specific enterprise architecture

  • 88. 
     TOGAF uses a version numbering convention to illustrate the evolution of the Baseline and Target Architecture Definitions. Which version number in this convention indicates a formally reviewed,  detailed architecture?
    • A. 

      A. Version 0.1

    • B. 

      B. Version 0.5

    • C. 

      C. Version 0.9

    • D. 

      D. Version 1.0

    • E. 

      E. Version 1.5

  • 89. 
     According to TOGAF, which of the following types of architecture has major characteristics that include open system standards and  general building blocks?
    • A. 

      A. Common Systems Architecture

    • B. 

      B. Foundation Architecture

    • C. 

      C. Industry Architecture

    • D. 

      D. Organization-Specific Architecture

  • 90. 
     Which of the following is described by the TOGAF  Architecture Content Framework as a type of artifact that shows lists of things?
    • A. 

      A. Building Block

    • B. 

      B. Catalog

    • C. 

      C. Diagram

    • D. 

      D. Matrix

    • E. 

      E. Deliverable

  • 91. 
     In which ADM  phase is the Implementation and Migration Plan coordinated with other frameworks?
    • A. 

      A. Phase A

    • B. 

      B. Phase E

    • C. 

      C. Phase F

    • D. 

      D. Phase G

    • E. 

      E. Phase H

  • 92. 
     Which of the following best describes the purpose of the  Business Transformation Readiness Assessment technique?
    • A. 

      A. To determine if the organization is ready to undergo change

    • B. 

      B. To determine if the stakeholders support the implementation plan

    • C. 

      C. To ensure that there are adequate trained engineers to develop the solution

    • D. 

      D. To ensure that there is sufficient funding to execute the transformation

    • E. 

      E. To plan the migration steps needed to achieve the transformation

  • 93. 
     Which of the following best describes the TOGAF classification in Phase H for a r e-architecting change?
    • A. 

      A. A change driven by a requirement to derive additional value from the existing investment

    • B. 

      B. A change driven by a requirement to increase investment in order to create new value for exploitation

    • C. 

      C. A change driven by a requirement to reduce costs

    • D. 

      D. A change driven by a requirement to reduce investment

    • E. 

      E. A change driven by a requirement to re-align with the business strategy

  • 94. 
     Complete the sentence. The practice by which the enterprise architecture is managed and controlled at an enterprise level is known as ____________.
    • A. 

      A. Architecture governance

    • B. 

      B. Corporate governance

    • C. 

      C. IT governance

    • D. 

      D. Portfolio management

    • E. 

      E. Technology governance

  • 95. 
     Which of the following best describes the Integrated Information  Infrastructure Reference Model?
    • A. 

      A. It can be used to determine the capability level of an enterprise

    • B. 

      B. It is a deliverable from Phase A

    • C. 

      C. It is an Application Architecture Reference Mode!

    • D. 

      D. It provides a conceptual structure for architecture governance

    • E. 

      E. It supports all the Common Systems Architectures

  • 96. 
     According to TOGAF, which of the following is the reason why Business Architecture is recommended to be  first architecture developed?
    • A. 

      A. It contains a high level description of the business strategy for the organization

    • B. 

      B. It is the key document describing how the new architecture capability will meet the business goals

    • C. 

      C. It provides prerequisite knowledge for undertaking work in the other architecture domains

    • D. 

      D. It mobilizes operations to support the ongoing business architecture development

  • 97. 
     Which of the following is a responsibility of an  Architecture Board?
    • A. 

      A. Allocating resources for architecture projects

    • B. 

      B. Creating the Statement of Architecture Work

    • C. 

      C. Enforcement of architecture compliance

    • D. 

      D. Determining the scope of an architecture compliance review

    • E. 

      E. Conducting assessments of the maturity level of architecture discipline within the organization

  • 98. 
     In which part of the ADM cycle do building block gaps become associated with work  packages that will address the gaps?
    • A. 

      A. Preliminary Phase and Phase A

    • B. 

      B. Phases B, C, and D

    • C. 

      C. Phase E

    • D. 

      D. Phase F

    • E. 

      E. Phases G and H

  • 99. 
     Which of the following describes en objective of the  Preliminary Phase?
    • A. 

      A. Develop a vision of the proposed enterprise architecture

    • B. 

      B. Document the baseline architecture

    • C. 

      C. Obtain approval for the Statement of Architecture Work

    • D. 

      D. Operate the governance framework

    • E. 

      E. Select and implement tools

  • 100. 
     Which of the following best describes the purpose of the Statement of  Architecture Work?
    • A. 

      A. It contains an assessment of the current architecture requirements

    • B. 

      B. It defines the scope and approach to complete an architecture project

    • C. 

      C. It is sent from the sponsor and triggers the start of an architecture development cycle

    • D. 

      D. It provides a high-level aspirational view of the end architecture project

    • E. 

      E. It provides a schedule for implementation of the target architecture

  • 101. 
     Which of the following describes an objective of Phase G:  Implementation Governance?
    • A. 

      A. Finalize the Implementation and Migration Plan

    • B. 

      B. Establish the recourses for architecture governance

    • C. 

      C. Ensure conformance for the target architecture

    • D. 

      D. Operate the governance framework

    • E. 

      E. Develop the Target Technology Architecture

  • 102. 
     Complete the sentence. TOGAF covers the development of four architecture domains, Business, Data, Technology and  ___________.
    • A. 

      A. Application

    • B. 

      B. Capability

    • C. 

      C. Segment

    • D. 

      D. Transition

    • E. 

      E. Vision

  • 103. 
     According to  TOGAF, which of the following is a characteristic of a Foundation Architecture?
    • A. 

      A. It contains only solution building blocks

    • B. 

      B. It contains business functions and processes specific to a particular industry

    • C. 

      C. It contains building blocks and their corresponding standards

    • D. 

      D. It includes a model of application components and application services software, including brokering applications

    • E. 

      E. It includes models for common high-level business functions, such as supply chain management

  • 104. 
     Which of the following statements about TOGAF  Building Blocks is true?
    • A. 

      A. A good Building Block should not be composed of other Building Blocks

    • B. 

      B. Architecture Building Blocks should be first selected in Phase D

    • C. 

      C. Building Block specifications should be loosely coupled to implementation

    • D. 

      D. Custom developments are known as Architecture Building Blocks

  • 105. 
     Which section of the TOGAF  document contains a structured metamodel for architectural artifacts?
    • A. 

      A. Part II: Architecture Development Method

    • B. 

      B. Part III: ADM Guidelines and Techniques

    • C. 

      C. Part IV: Architecture Content Framework

    • D. 

      D. Part VI: TOGAF Reference Models

    • E. 

      E. Part VII: Architecture Capability Framework

  • 106. 
     Complete the sentence. According to TOGAF, all of the following are responsibilities of an Architecture Board, except  ______________________.
    • A. 

      A. Ensuring consistency between sub-architectures

    • B. 

      B. Ensuring flexibility of the enterprise architecture to meet business needs

    • C. 

      C. Improving the maturity of the organization's architecture discipline

    • D. 

      D. Monitoring of architecture contracts

    • E. 

      E. Preparing architecture review reports

  • 107. 
     Which Architecture domain is recommended to be the first architecture work undertaken in the  ADM cycle?
    • A. 

      A. Application Architecture

    • B. 

      B. Business Architecture

    • C. 

      C. Data Architecture

    • D. 

      D. Technology Architecture

  • 108. 
     Which of the following best describes an approach for adapting the ADM in the situation where business principles dictate that a  packaged solution be used?
    • A. 

      A. Completion of the Business Architecture should follow the Information Systems Architecture

    • B. 

      B. Create an Architecture Vision and then a detailed Business Architecture

    • C. 

      C. Produce a "cut-down" version of the ADM suitable to the resources available

    • D. 

      D. Tailor the ADM in conjunction with another architecture framework that has deliverables specific to the vertical sector

    • E. 

      E. Tailor the ADM to reflect the relationships with, and dependencies on other management processes within the organization

  • 109. 
     In which of the following  ADM Phases do building blocks become implementation-specific?
    • A. 

      A. Phase A

    • B. 

      B. Phase B

    • C. 

      C. Phase C

    • D. 

      D. Phase D

    • E. 

      E. Phase E

  • 110. 
     Which one of the following does  TOGAF state is an objective for Phase A: Architecture Vision?
    • A. 

      A. To create an implementation and migration strategy

    • B. 

      B. To establish an architecture change management process

    • C. 

      C. To priorities work packages and projects

    • D. 

      D. To validate the business principles, goals, drivers and key performance indicators

  • 111. 
     Which model within TOGAF is closely related to the concept of  Boundaryless Information Flow?
    • A. 

      A. The ARTS data model

    • B. 

      B. The Architecture Governance Framework

    • C. 

      C. The Enterprise Continuum

    • D. 

      D. The Integrated Information Infrastructure Model

    • E. 

      E. The TOGAF Technical Reference Model

  • 112. 
     What technique does  TOGAF recommend that focuses on achieving business outcomes rather than just technical deliverables?
    • A. 

      A. Business Transformation Readiness Assessment

    • B. 

      B. Business Value Assessment Technique

    • C. 

      C. Capability-Based Planning

    • D. 

      D. Communications and Stakeholder Management

    • E. 

      E. Quality Function Deployment

  • 113. 
     According to TOGAF, which of the following best describes the purpose of the  Architecture Roadmap?
    • A. 

      A. To ensure that architecture information is communicated to the right stakeholders at the right time

    • B. 

      B. To evangelize the architecture to the end user community

    • C. 

      C. To govern the architecture through to implementation

    • D. 

      D. To keep the Architecture Review Board informed of changes to the architecture

    • E. 

      E. To show progression of change from the Baseline Architecture to the Target Architecture

  • 114. 
     Which one of the following provides a foundation for making architecture and planning decisions, framing policies, procedures, and standards,  and supporting resolution of contradictory situations?
    • A. 

      A. Architecture principles

    • B. 

      B. Buy lists

    • C. 

      C. Procurement policies

    • D. 

      D. Requirements

    • E. 

      E. Stakeholder concerns

  • 115. 
     According to TOGAF, how is the  Enterprise Continuum used in organizing and developing an architecture?
    • A. 

      A. To aid communication and understanding between architects

    • B. 

      B. To coordinate with the other management frameworks in use

    • C. 

      C. To describe how an architecture addresses stakeholder concerns

    • D. 

      D. To evaluate how best to develop and implement an architecture

    • E. 

      E. To help identify and understand business requirements

  • 116. 
     Complete the sentence. The Solutions Continuum represents implementations of the architectures at corresponding levels of the  _______________.
    • A. 

      A. Architecture Capability

    • B. 

      B. Architecture Continuum

    • C. 

      C. Architecture Landscape

    • D. 

      D. Architecture Metamodel

    • E. 

      E. Architecture Repository

  • 117. 
     Which ADM phase provides  architectural oversight of the implementation?
    • A. 

      A. Preliminary Phase

    • B. 

      B. Phase A

    • C. 

      C. Phase E

    • D. 

      D. Phase G

    • E. 

      E. Phase H

  • 118. 
     Which ADM phase is responsible for assessing the performance of the architecture and  making recommendations for change?
    • A. 

      A. Phase A

    • B. 

      B. Phase E

    • C. 

      C. Phase F

    • D. 

      D. Phase G

    • E. 

      E. Phase H

  • 119. 
     According to TOGAF,  which of the following steps in Phases B, C, and D occurs before development of the baseline or target architectures?
    • A. 

      A. Conduct formal stakeholder review

    • B. 

      B. Create Architecture Definition Document

    • C. 

      C. Define Roadmap components

    • D. 

      D. Perform gap analysis

    • E. 

      E. Select reference models, viewpoints and tools

  • 120. 
     Complete the sentence. All of the following describe a purpose of an Architecture Compliance review, except  ______________.
    • A. 

      A. determining the technical readiness of a project

    • B. 

      B. ensuring the application of best practices

    • C. 

      C. identifying business transformation risks for an architecture project

    • D. 

      D. identifying errors in an architecture project

    • E. 

      E. identifying where architecture standards require modification

  • 121. 
     Complete the sentence. During the implementation of an architecture, if the original Architecture Definition and requirements are not suitable, a  ____ may be submitted to initiate further architecture work.
    • A. 

      A. Capability Assessment

    • B. 

      B. Change Request

    • C. 

      C. Requirements Impact Analysis

    • D. 

      D. Statement of Architecture Work

  • 122. 
     Which one of the following best describes the next step in an  Architecture Compliance Review once the scope of the review has been determined?
    • A. 

      A. Interview the project principals to obtain background information

    • B. 

      B. Prepare the Architecture Compliance Review report

    • C. 

      C. Schedule the Architecture Review meeting

    • D. 

      D. Send the assessment report to the Architecture Review co-ordinator

    • E. 

      E. Tailor the checklists to address business requirements

  • 123. 
     Which section of the TOGAF  template for defining principles should highlight the requirements for carrying out the principle?
    • A. 

      A. Implications

    • B. 

      B. Name

    • C. 

      C. Rationale

    • D. 

      D. Statement

  • 124. 
     Which one of the following statements about the  Requirements Management phase is true?
    • A. 

      A. All requirements fed into the phase are prioritized, and those of low priority are deferred until the next iteration of the ADM cycle

    • B. 

      B. The phase generates the requirements for a given ADM cycle using the Business Scenario technique

    • C. 

      C. The phase manages the flow of requirements, storing them, and feeding them in and out of the relevant ADM phases

    • D. 

      D. The phase operates like a waiting room, and all requirements fed in to the phase must be resolved by the end of the current ADM cycle

    • E. 

      E. The phase resolves the requirements that are fed into it from the other ADM phases

  • 125. 
     Which ADM phase establishes the connection between the architecture organization and the implementation organization through the  Architecture Contract?
    • A. 

      A. Phase E

    • B. 

      B. Phase F

    • C. 

      C. Phase G

    • D. 

      D. Phase H

    • E. 

      E. Requirements Management

  • 126. 
     Which of the following  best describes TOGAF?
    • A. 

      A. An abstract framework for the development of standards and processes for a business architecture

    • B. 

      B. A collection of components organized to accomplish a specific set of functions

    • C. 

      C. A process model, best practices and assets to aid production, use and maintenance of enterprise architectures

    • D. 

      D. A reference model containing taxonomy defining terminology for an enterprise architecture, together with an associated graphic

    • E. 

      E. A system development lifecycle method for software engineering

  • 127. 
     Which one of the following best describes the  Architecture Vision document?
    • A. 

      A. An agreement between development partners and the sponsor on architecture deliverables

    • B. 

      B. A description of how the new capability will address stakeholder concerns

    • C. 

      C. A description of the scope and approach for completion of the architecture project

    • D. 

      D. A set of quantitative statements outlining requirements on the implementation

    • E. 

      E. A set of rules and guidelines to support fulfilling the mission of the organization

  • 128. 
     In which Phase of the ADM  does the business scenario technique figure most prominently?
    • A. 

      A. Preliminary

    • B. 

      B. Architecture Vision

    • C. 

      C. Business Architecture

    • D. 

      D. Information Systems Architectures

    • E. 

      E. Technology Architecture

  • 129. 
     Which phase of the  ADM establishes a set of Principles?
    • A. 

      A. Preliminary Phase

    • B. 

      B. Phase A

    • C. 

      C. Phase D

    • D. 

      D. Phase G

    • E. 

      E. Phase H

  • 130. 
     Complete the sentence. In the Preliminary Phase, all of the following are part of preparing the organization to undertake successful enterprise architecture, except   __________.
    • A. 

      A. defining architecture principles

    • B. 

      B. defining relationships between management frameworks

    • C. 

      C. defining the enterprise

    • D. 

      D. evaluating the enterprise architecture maturity

    • E. 

      E. identifying stakeholders and their concerns

  • 131. 
     A key step in validating a proposed target architecture is to consider what may have been forgotten. What technique does  TOGAF recommend to address this issue?
    • A. 

      A. Business Transformation Readiness Assessment

    • B. 

      B. Business Value Assessment Technique

    • C. 

      C. Capability-Based Planning

    • D. 

      D. Communications and Stakeholder Management

    • E. 

      E. Gap Analysis

  • 132. 
     What level of the  Architecture Landscape provides a long-term summary view of the entire Enterprise?
    • A. 

      A. Capability Architecture

    • B. 

      B. Operational Architecture

    • C. 

      C. Segment Architecture

    • D. 

      D. Strategic Architecture

    • E. 

      E. Tactical Architecture

  • 133. 
     Which of the following best completes the sentence? The Architecture Repository  __________________.
    • A. 

      A. is used to store different classes of architectural output created by the ADM

    • B. 

      B. is a categorisation mechanism for classifying architecture and solution artifacts

    • C. 

      C. is a detailed model of architectural work products, including deliverables and artifacts

    • D. 

      D. is an architecture of generic functions and services

    • E. 

      E. is a set of resources to help establish an architecture capability within an organization

  • 134. 
     According to TOGAF, in which sequence should  Application Architecture and Data Architecture be developed in Phase C?
    • A. 

      A. Application Architecture should be developed first, then Data Architecture

    • B. 

      B. Application Architecture should be developed concurrently with Data Architecture

    • C. 

      C. Data Architecture should be developed first, then Application Architecture

    • D. 

      D. Application Architecture and Data Architecture may be developed in either sequence

  • 135. 
     Which one of the following statements about  viewpoints is correct?
    • A. 

      A. A viewpoint is always specific to an architecture

    • B. 

      B. A viewpoint is used to create views in Phases E and F

    • C. 

      C. A viewpoint is used as a template to create a view

    • D. 

      D. A viewpoint is what a stakeholder sees

  • 136. 
     Which of the following describes the  Phase H classification for an Incremental change?
    • A. 

      A. A change driven by a requirement to derive additional value from the existing investment

    • B. 

      B. A change driven by a requirement to increase investment in order to create new value for exploitation

    • C. 

      C. A change driven by a requirement to reduce investment

    • D. 

      D. A change driven by a requirement to re-align with the business strategy

  • 137. 
     Which of the following best describes  the state of architecture artifacts as a project progresses through ADM Phases A to D?
    • A. 

      A. The artifacts are transformed into solution architectures

    • B. 

      B. The artifacts become increasingly product focused

    • C. 

      C. The artifacts become increasingly generic and re-usable

    • D. 

      D. The artifacts evolve from generic architectures to organization-specific architectures

    • E. 

      E. The artifacts evolve from common systems architectures to foundation architectures

  • 138. 
     Complete the sentence. The  Architecture Development Method produces content to be stored in the Repository, which is classified according to the __________________.
    • A. 

      A. ADM Guidelines and Techniques

    • B. 

      B. Architecture Capability Framework

    • C. 

      C. Architecture Capability Model

    • D. 

      D. Enterprise Continuum

    • E. 

      E. Standards Information Base

  • 139. 
     Complete the sentence. According to TOGAF, a view is used to describe how the _____  of a stakeholder are being met.
    • A. 

      A. concerns

    • B. 

      B. constraints

    • C. 

      C. interests

    • D. 

      D. perspective

    • E. 

      E. requirements

  • 140. 
     Which of the following best describes the meaning of "Initial Level of Risk"  in Risk Management?
    • A. 

      A. The categorization after implementation of mitigating actions

    • B. 

      B. The categorization after initial risk assessment

    • C. 

      C. The categorization after mitigation and residual risk assessment

    • D. 

      D. The categorization before determining and implementing mitigating actions

    • E. 

      E. The categorization before risk identification

  • 141. 
     What technique does TOGAF  recommend for evaluating the status of an organization to undergo change?
    • A. 

      A. Business Transformation Readiness Assessment

    • B. 

      B. Business Value Assessment Technique

    • C. 

      C. Capability-Based Planning

    • D. 

      D. Communications and Stakeholder Management

    • E. 

      E. Gap Analysis

  • 142. 
     Which of the following best describes an approach for adapting the  ADM in the situation where the business case for doing architecture is not well recognized?
    • A. 

      A. Completion of the Business Architecture should follow the Information Systems Architecture

    • B. 

      B. Create an Architecture Vision and then a detailed Business Architecture

    • C. 

      C. Produce a "cut-down" version of the ADM suitable to the resources available

    • D. 

      D. Tailor the ADM in conjunction with another architecture framework that has deliverables specific to the vertical sector

    • E. 

      E. Tailor the ADM to reflect the relationships with, and dependencies on other management processes within the organization

  • 143. 
     Complete the sentence. A gap analysis will enable the architect to do all of the following except  _____.
    • A. 

      A. identify building blocks that have been inadvertently omitted

    • B. 

      B. identify building blocks that have been intentionally eliminated

    • C. 

      C. identify building blocks to be carried over

    • D. 

      D. identify new building blocks that are needed

    • E. 

      E. identify potential vendors to provide new building blocks

  • 144. 
     According to TOGAF, in which phase of the ADM  should an initial assessment of business transformation readiness occur?
    • A. 

      A. Preliminary Phase

    • B. 

      B. Phase A

    • C. 

      C. Phase B

    • D. 

      D. Phase F

    • E. 

      E. Phase G

  • 145. 
     Which one of the following is responsible for the acceptance and sign-off of an  Architecture Compliance review?
    • A. 

      A. Architecture Board

    • B. 

      B. Architecture Review Co-ordinator

    • C. 

      C. CIO

    • D. 

      D. Lead Enterprise Architect

    • E. 

      E. Project Leader

  • 146. 
     What part of the  Architecture Repository shows the building blocks that are currently in use within the organization?
    • A. 

      A. Architecture Landscape

    • B. 

      B. Architecture Metamodel

    • C. 

      C. Governance Log

    • D. 

      D. Reference Library

    • E. 

      E. Standards Information Base

  • 147. 
    Which one of the following statements about TOGAF  Building Blocks is true?
    • A. 

      A. Building blocks at a functional level are known as Solutions Building Blocks

    • B. 

      B. Solutions Building Blocks are selected in Phases A, B, C and D

    • C. 

      C. The specification of a building block should be loosely coupled to its implementation

    • D. 

      D. The gap analysis technique should be used to identify building blocks for re-use

  • 148. 
     Which one of the following best describes the purpose of  ADM Phase E?
    • A. 

      A. To define the initial implementation plans

    • B. 

      B. To define the scope, identifying stakeholders and obtaining approvals

    • C. 

      C. To develop the Technology Architecture

    • D. 

      D. To manage requirements throughout the ADM

    • E. 

      E. To perform architectural oversight for the implementation

  • 149. 
     In the Solutions Continuum, which of the following is the correct order of solutions ranging from generic solution to enterprise specific solution?
    • A. 

      A. Foundation, Common Systems, Industry, Organization-Specific

    • B. 

      B. Industry, Foundation, Common Systems, Organization-Specific

    • C. 

      C. Organization-Specific, Industry, Common Systems, Foundation

    • D. 

      D. Organization-Specific, Industry, Foundation, Common Systems

  • 150. 
     Complete the sentence. The TOGAF Architecture Governance Framework includes  ________________.
    • A. 

      A. a list of responsibilities for running an Architecture Board

    • B. 

      B. a model for governance including process, content and context

    • C. 

      C. guidance for establishing an Architecture Capability using the ADM

    • D. 

      D. the Architecture Compliance review process and checklists

  • 151. 
     Which of the following is defined by  TOGAF as a representation of a system from the perspective of a related set of concerns?
    • A. 

      A. Architecture Building Block

    • B. 

      B. Capability Architecture

    • C. 

      C. Statement of Work

    • D. 

      D. View

    • E. 

      E. Viewpoint

  • 152. 
     Which section of the TOGAF template for  Architecture Principles should highlight the business benefits for adhering to the principle?
    • A. 

      A. Implications

    • B. 

      B. Name

    • C. 

      C. Rationale

    • D. 

      D. Statement

  • 153. 
     Which of the following is an objective of Phase B,  Business Architecture?
    • A. 

      A. To confirm the ability of the enterprise to undergo change

    • B. 

      B. To demonstrate how stakeholder concerns are addressed in the Business Architecture

    • C. 

      C. To develop a Target Technology Architecture to support the business

    • D. 

      D. To finalize the Architecture Vision and Architecture Definition documents

    • E. 

      E. To maximize the business value from the architecture

  • 154. 
     Which of the following best describes how TOGAF defines an  Enterprise?
    • A. 

      A. Any collection of organizations that has a common set of goals

    • B. 

      B. Any corporation with more than 10,000 employees

    • C. 

      C. Any organization involved in commerce

    • D. 

      D. Any organization whose stock is traded

    • E. 

      E. Any set of organizations based at the same geographic location

  • 155. 
     Complete the sentence. TOGAF 9 Part III provides a set of resources that can be used to adapt and modify the  ____________.
    • A. 

      A. Architecture Capability

    • B. 

      B. Architecture Development Method

    • C. 

      C. Architecture Landscape

    • D. 

      D. Architecture Repository

    • E. 

      E. Enterprise Continuum

  • 156. 
     Which one of the following is an objective of  Phase A of the TOGAF ADM?
    • A. 

      A. To allocate the resources needed to implement the architecture project

    • B. 

      B. To define the framework that is going to be used to develop the enterprise architecture

    • C. 

      C. To define an IT Strategy that maps out the technology infrastructure

    • D. 

      D. To prepare a Solution Architecture for the enterprise

    • E. 

      E. To secure formal approval to proceed

  • 157. 
     Which of the following statements about TOGAF  Building Blocks and their use in the ADM cycle is correct?
    • A. 

      A. Building Blocks become more implementation-specific in Phase E

    • B. 

      B. Building Blocks in phases D, E and F are evolved to a common pattern of steps

    • C. 

      C. Building Blocks should be identified in abstract form as part of the Preliminary Phase

    • D. 

      D. Building Blocks should be first selected in Phase D

  • 158. 
     Which of the following statements best describes how  Architecture Principles are used within the ADM?
    • A. 

      A. They are used to define the framework and detailed methodologies

    • B. 

      B. They are used to define stakeholders and their concerns

    • C. 

      C. They are used to determine the readiness factors impacting the organization

    • D. 

      D. They are used to guide decision making within the enterprise

    • E. 

      E. They are used to resolve and dispose of requirements

  • 159. 
     Which of the following statements  best describes the purpose of enterprise architecture?
    • A. 

      A. To allow an enterprise to exploit the latest trends in technology

    • B. 

      B. To enable the CIO to take effective control of the business units across an enterprise

    • C. 

      C. To ensure compliance in an enterprise to corporate auditing standards

    • D. 

      D. To optimise an enterprise into an environment that is responsive to business needs

    • E. 

      E. To provide a set of standards that all actors must adhere to within an enterprise

  • 160. 
     According to TOGAF,  which of the following best describes the classification of architectural change in the case where multiple server systems are being consolidated to a single system?
    • A. 

      A. A bottom-up change to enhance operational capability

    • B. 

      B. An incremental change handled via change management techniques

    • C. 

      C. A re-architecting change that puts the whole architecture through an ADM cycle

    • D. 

      D. A revision change of the enterprise architecture

    • E. 

      E. A simplification change handled via change management techniques

  • 161. 
     Which of the following best describes the purpose of a business scenario?
    • A. 

      A. To define and plan an enterprise architecture transformation based on Capability-Based Planning

    • B. 

      B. To develop a set of general rules and guidelines for the architecture being developed

    • C. 

      C. To develop a set of security guidelines for the architecture being developed

    • D. 

      D. To help identify and understand the business requirements that an architecture must address

    • E. 

      E. To identify and mitigate the risks when implementing an architecture project

  • 162. 
     In which phase of the TOGAF ADM are  Gap Analysis results from earlier phases consolidated?
    • A. 

      A. Phase D

    • B. 

      B. Phase E

    • C. 

      C. Phase F

    • D. 

      D. Phase G

    • E. 

      E. Phase H

  • 163. 
     Which one of the following statements best describes why the ADM should be adapted?
    • A. 

      A. To align it closer to the business

    • B. 

      B. To make the use more realistic

    • C. 

      C. To move through the cycle faster

    • D. 

      D. To suit the specific needs of the enterprise

  • 164. 
     Which of the following describes a key objective of the Technology Architecture Phase?
    • A. 

      A. To define the solution architecture needed to support the Application Architecture

    • B. 

      B. To define technology components into a set of technology platforms

    • C. 

      C. To define the Transition Architectures needed to achieve the Target Architecture

    • D. 

      D. To develop a migration plan to deliver incremental capabilities

    • E. 

      E. To select a set of technology products that will form the basis of a solution architecture

  • 165. 
     According to TOGAF, which of the following best describes the purpose of a  Compliance Assessment?
    • A. 

      A. To ensure that architecture information is communicated to the right stakeholders at the right time

    • B. 

      B. To govern the architecture throughout its implementation process

    • C. 

      C. To provide a high-level view of the end architecture product

    • D. 

      D. To show progression of change from the Baseline Architecture to the Target Architecture

  • 166. 
     Complete the sentence. According to TOGAF, all the following are responsibilities of an Architecture Board, except  ______________________.
    • A. 

      A. Allocating resources for architecture projects

    • B. 

      B. Decision making for changes in the architecture

    • C. 

      C. Enforcing Architecture Compliance

    • D. 

      D. Improving the maturity of the organization's architecture discipline

    • E. 

      E. Production of governance materials

  • 167. 
     Which component within the  Architecture Repository holds best practice or template materials that can be used to construct architectures?
    • A. 

      A. Architecture Capability

    • B. 

      B. Architecture Landscape

    • C. 

      C. Architecture Metamodel

    • D. 

      D. Governance Log

    • E. 

      E. Reference Library

  • 168. 
     According to TOGAF, which of the following best describes  Architecture Governance?
    • A. 

      A. A categorization mechanism for architecture and solution artifacts

    • B. 

      B. A framework for operational and change activity

    • C. 

      C. A method for designing an information system in terms of a set of building blocks

    • D. 

      D. The lifecycle management of information and related technology used by an organization

    • E. 

      E. The practice by which enterprise architectures are controlled at an enterprise-wide level

  • 169. 
     What document is sent from the sponsoring organization to the architecture organization to trigger the start of an ADM cycle?
    • A. 

      A. Architecture Contract

    • B. 

      B. Architecture Definition Document

    • C. 

      C. Architecture Vision

    • D. 

      D. Request for Architecture Work

    • E. 

      E. Statement of Architecture Work

  • 170. 
     According to TOGAF, which of the following best describes how the  Enterprise Continuum is used in organizing and developing an architecture?
    • A. 

      A. It is used to coordinate with the other management frameworks in use

    • B. 

      B. It is used to describe how an architecture addresses stakeholder concerns

    • C. 

      C. It is used to identify and understand business requirements

    • D. 

      D. It is used to provide a system for continuous monitoring

    • E. 

      E. It is used to structure re-usable architecture and solution assets

  • 171. 
     Which of the following describes the  Architecture Vision document?
    • A. 

      A. A description of individual change increments showing progression from the baseline to target architecture

    • B. 

      B. A detailed schedule for implementation of the target architecture

    • C. 

      C. A high level description of the baseline and target architectures

    • D. 

      D. A joint agreement between the development team and sponsor on the deliverables and quality of an architecture

    • E. 

      E. A set of rules and guidelines to support fulfilling the mission of the organization

  • 172. 
     Which of the following architectures in the  Architecture Continuum contains the most re-usable architecture elements?
    • A. 

      A. Common Systems Architectures

    • B. 

      B. Foundation Architectures

    • C. 

      C. Industry Architectures

    • D. 

      D. Organization-Specific Architectures

  • 173. 
     According to TOGAF, when creating views for a particular architecture, what is the recommended first step?
    • A. 

      A. Design a viewpoint to address all stakeholder concerns

    • B. 

      B. Develop views for the target architecture first

    • C. 

      C. Ensure completeness of the architecture

    • D. 

      D. Refer to existing libraries of viewpoints, to identify one for re-use

  • 174. 
     Which one of the following is an objective of the  Preliminary Phase of the ADM?
    • A. 

      A. To define the Baseline Architecture for this cycle of the ADM

    • B. 

      B. To define the application systems for the Target Architecture

    • C. 

      C. To define the framework and methodologies to be used

    • D. 

      D. To define the relevant stakeholders and their concerns

    • E. 

      E. To define and prioritise work packages

  • 175. 
     Complete the sentence.  The Requirements Management Phase _____________________.
    • A. 

      A. addresses and resolves requirements between ADM phases

    • B. 

      B. is a central process that prioritizes requirements for all ADM phases

    • C. 

      C. is used to dispose of resolved requirements for all ADM phases

    • D. 

      D. generates new requirements and passes them to all ADM phases

    • E. 

      E. stores requirements and manages their flow into relevant ADM phases

  • 176. 
     Which phase of the  ADM ensures that implementation projects conform to the defined architecture?
    • A. 

      A. Requirements Management

    • B. 

      B. Phase D

    • C. 

      C. Phase F

    • D. 

      D. Phase G

    • E. 

      E. Phase H

  • 177. 
     Which one of the following statements about the structure of the  TOGAF 9 document is true?
    • A. 

      A. Part I, the Enterprise Continuum, describes a model for structuring a virtual repository

    • B. 

      B. Part II, the Architecture Development Method, describes the definitions of terms used in TOGAF, and the changes between versions of TOGAF

    • C. 

      C. Part III, Tools and Support, describes a collection of guidelines and techniques used in the other parts of TOGAF

    • D. 

      D. Part VI, TOGAF Reference Models, includes a model for release management of the TOGAF specification

    • E. 

      E. Part VII, the Architecture Capability Framework, describes processes and skills to establish an enterprise function

  • 178. 
     Which of the following best describes the TOGAF  Technical Reference Model?
    • A. 

      A. It is a detailed data model that can be tailored to specific industries

    • B. 

      B. It is an example of a Common Systems Architecture

    • C. 

      C. It is a fundamental architecture upon which more specific architectures can be based

    • D. 

      D. It is a model of application components and application services software, including brokering applications

  • 179. 
     Which of the following TOGAF components was created to enable architects to design architectures addressing  Boundaryless Information Flow?
    • A. 

      A. The Architecture Repository

    • B. 

      B. The Enterprise Continuum

    • C. 

      C. The Integrated Information Infrastructure Model

    • D. 

      D. The TOGAF Technical Reference Model