Software Testing Interview Questions – Part 8
31. What is Static Testing?
Analysis of a program carried out without executing the program.
32. What is Usability Testing?
Testing the ease with which users can learn and use a product.
33. What is Quality Audit?
A systematic and independent examination to determine whether quality activities and related results comply with planned arrangements and whether these arrangements are implemented effectively and are suitable to achieve objectives.
34. What is Sanity Testing?
Brief test of major functional elements of a piece of software to determine if its basically operational. See also Smoke Testing.
35. Explain Ramp Testing.
Continuously raising an input signal until the system breaks down.
36. What is Test Specification?
A document specifying the test approach for a software feature or combination or features and the inputs, predicted results and execution conditions for the associated tests.
37. What is Negative Testing?
Testing aimed at showing software does not work. Also known as “test to fail”.
38. What is Security Testing?
Testing which confirms that the program can restrict access to authorized personnel and that the authorized personnel can access the functions available to their security level.
39. What is Use Case?
The specification of tests that are conducted from the end-user perspective. Use cases tend to focus on operating software as an end-user would conduct their day-to-day activities.
40. What is Test Driver?
A program or test tool used to execute a tests. Also known as a Test Harness.