MOST DEFINITIONS ARE FROM CSTE GUIDE BOOK
1.What is the percent of the total cost of quality that comes from rework?15-50%2.What is the percent of the total gross of sales that come from product failure?20% (Manufacturing Business)30% (Service Sector)3. What is the cost of quality?
Prevention Cost + Appraisal Cost + Failure Cost(Total cost in multiple iterations – cost of doing things right first time)
4. What is management by fact?
Management by fact is using quantitative measures and metrics to manage the planning, execution, andreporting of software testing.
5.What are the three types of interfaces?
- Interfaces that include the operating system and the developmentlanguages that are available, as well as the input/output facilities.
- Interfaces that include transmission of information betweencomputers and remote equipment (e.g., transmission of computer data over networks.)
- Interfaces for the exchange of information, whether on the samecomputer, or distributed across multiple tiers of the application architecture.
6.What three rules should be followed for all reviews?
a.Review the Product not the author b.Focus on Defectc.Overall responsibility as a team.
7.What is boundary value testing?
The kind of testing in which test data or test cases are selected by identified the boundariesthat separate valid and invalid conditions. Tests are conducted to test the inside and outsideof these boundaries, in addition to these boundary points. Experience suggest that these testhave higher payoff than selecting the random values for testing.
8.What is decision/branch coverage strategy?
Branch Coverage Testing seeks to ensure that every branch has been executed. BranchCoverage can be tested by probes inserted at points in the program that represent arcs frombranch points in the flow graphs.
9.Which of the following is not one of the 6 Structural Test Approaches?
Options not present … These are six Structural Testing
Compliance (to process)
10.Which of the following is not one of the 8 Functional Test Approaches?