Software Testing Interview Questions – Part 16
111. What is Basis Set?
The set of tests derived using Basis Path Testing(A white box test case design technique that uses the algorithmic flow of the program to design tests.).
112. What is Defect.
Nonconformance to requirements or functional / program specification.
113. Define Data Dictionary.
A database that contains definitions of all data items defined during analysis.
114. What is Cause Effect Graph?
A graphical representation of inputs and the associated outputs effects which can be used to design test cases.
115. Define Boundary Testing.
Test which focus on the boundary or limit conditions of the software being tested. (Some of these tests are stress tests).
116. What is Equivalence Class?
A portion of a component’s input or output domains for which the component’s behaviour is assumed to be the same from the component’s specification.
117. What is Functional Decomposition?
A technique used during planning, analysis and design; creates a functional hierarchy for the software.
118. What is Conversion Testing?
Testing of programs or procedures used to convert data from existing systems for use in replacement systems.
119. What is Independent Test Group or ITG?
A group of people whose primary responsibility is software testing.
120. What is Depth Testing?
A test that exercises a feature of a product in full detail.