SOFTWARE TESTING PART 2
List of “software testing interview question”.
Folder structure · Test process
What is the difference between a Test Plan, a Test Strategy, A Test Scenario, and A Test Case? What’s is their order of succession in the STLC?
Which phase is called the Blackout or Quite Phase in SDLC?
Explain are the different types, methodologies, approaches, methods in software testing
What is the difference between test techniques and test methodology?
Explain the test environment. What is meant by DB installing and configuring and deploying skills?
What is a log sheet? And what are the components in it?
Explain Red Box testing? What are Yellow Box testing and Grey Box testing?
What is the business process in software testing?
When an application is given for testing, with what initial testing the testing will be started, and when are all the different types of testing done following the initial testing?
What is the difference between the test plan and the use case?
In an application, if I enter the delete button it should give an error message “Are you sure you want to delete” but the application gives the message as “Are you sure”. Is it a bug? And if it is how would you rate its severity?
Who are the three stakeholders in testing?
What is meant by bucket testing?
Explain is test case analysis?
The recruiter asked if you have Experience in Pathways. What is this?
What is the difference between GUI testing and black box testing
Explain are the main things we have to keep in mind while writing the test cases? Describe the format by giving an example.
How we can write functional and integration test cases? Explain the format by giving examples.
Explain the waterfall model and V- model of software development life cycles with block diagrams.
For the notepad application can anyone write the functional and system test cases?
Can you give me the exact answer for Test Bug?
What is the installation shield in testing?
Explain one key element of the test case?
What are the management tools we have in testing?
Can we write a Functional test case based on the only BRD or only Use case?
The main difference between smoke and sanity testing? When are these performed?
What Technical Environments have you worked with?
Have you ever converted Test Scenarios into Test Cases?
What is the ONE key element of ‘test case’?
Explain SQA testing and the steps of SQA testing
How do you promote the concept of phase containment and defect prevention?
Which Methodology do you follow in your test case?
What are the test cases prepared by the testing team?
During the start of the project, how will the company come to a conclusion that the tool is required for testing or not?
Define the Bug Life Cycle? What is Metrics
What is a Test procedure?
What is the Traceability Matrix? Is there any interchangeable term for Traceability
Matrix? Are Traceability Matrix and Test Matrix the same or Different?
What is the difference between an exception and an error?
Correct bug tracking process – Reporting, Re-testing, Debugging, …..?
What is the difference between bug and defect?
How much time is/should be allocated for testing out of total Development time based on industry standards?
What are test bugs?
Define Quality – bug-free, Functionality working, or both?
What is the purpose of software testing – Bug removal, System functionality working, quality, or all?
Is there any tool to calculate how much time should be allocated for testing out of total development?
What is Scalability testing? Which tool is used?
Best to solve defects – requirements, plan, design, code/testing phase?
Cost of solving a bug from requirements phase to testing phase – increases slowly, decreases, increases steeply or remains constant?
What is scalability testing? What are the phases of scalability testing?
How many functional testing tools are available? What is the easiest scripting language used? ]
Describe was the most difficult problem you ever found while testing?
What were you responsible to test in your previous company?
Why do you like to test?
What role do you see yourself in 2-3 years from now?
Describe verification and validation?
How can World Wide Web sites be tested?
What consideration u will take while deciding the test cases for regression testing?
What is the use of URL Encode?
When we use the Sessionless page?
How can we provide Client-side Security?
How the Resources are managed by the IIS server?
What difference you have observed while testing the Client/Server application and web server application?
Explain the differences between system and functional testing?
What are the differences between interface and integration testing?
Are system specification and functional specification the same?
What are the different types, methodologies, approaches, methods in software testing?
Explain is the difference between test techniques and test methodology?
How can you verify application behavior?
What are the goals of a performance testing of a web application?
Why did you ever become involved in QA/testing?
How many hours a week should a tester work?
What do you do (with the project tasks) when the schedule fails?
How do you handle conflict with programmers?
Describe how do you know when the product is tested well enough?
What was a problem you had in your previous assignment (testing if possible)? How did you resolve it?
Could you tell me two things you did in your previous assignment (QA/Testing related hopefully) that you are proud of?
What is the difference between a test strategy and a test plan?
Tell me about a difficult time you had at work and how you worked through it.
Give me an example of something you tried at work but did not work out so you had to go at things another way.
Describe three indicators of project status.
What is the primary difference between black box and glass box testing? What kinds of bugs are you more likely to find with black-box testing and with white box?
A program asks you to enter a password and then asks you to enter it again. The program compares the two entries and either accepts the password (if they match) or rejects it (if they don’t). You can enter letters or digits.
How many valid entries could you test? (Please show and/or explain your calculations.
Why would you use scenario testing instead of domain testing? Why would you use domain testing instead of scenario testing?
When would you use function testing and what types of bugs would you expect to find with this style of testing?
What is a test matrix? Explain its elements.
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