Software Engineering MCQ Quiz

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Below are few Software Engineering MCQ test that checks your basic knowledge of Software Engineering. This Software Engineering Test contains around 20 questions of multiple choice with 4 options. You have to select the right answer to a question. You can see the correct answer by clicking view answer link.

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1. “Software engineers shall -

  • act consistently with the public interest.”
  • act in a manner that is in the best interests of his expertise and favour.”
  • ensure that their products only meet the SRS.” d) all of the mentioned
  • all of the mentioned
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2. “Software engineers should not use their technical skills to misuse other people’s computers.”Here the term misuse refers to:

  • Unauthorized modification of computer material
  • Unauthorized access to computer material
  • Dissemination of viruses or other malware
  • All of the above
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3. What is a Software ?

  • Software is documentation and configuration of data
  • Software is set of programs
  • Software is set of programs, documentation & configuration of data
  • None of the mentioned
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4. Which of these software engineering activities are not a part of software processes ?

  • Software development
  • Software dependence
  • Software validation
  • Software specification
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5. The fundamental notions of software engineering does not account for ?

  • Software Security
  • Software reuse
  • Software processes
  • Software Validation
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6. Which one of the following models is not suitable for accommodating any change?

  • Prototyping Model
  • RAD Model
  • Build & Fix Model
  • Waterfall Model
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7. SDLC stands for

  • System Development Life cycle
  • Software Design Life Cycle
  • Software Development Life Cycle
  • System Design Life Cycle
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8. The spiral model was originally proposed by -

  • Barry Boehm
  • Pressman
  • Royce
  • Pressman
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9. If you were to create client/server applications, which model would you go for?

  • Concurrent Model
  • Spiral Model
  • WINWIN Spiral Model
  • Incremental Model
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10. Infrastructure software are covered under ?

  • Customised Products
  • Generic and Customised Products
  • Generic Products
  • None of the above
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11. Build and Fix model has?

  • 1 Phases
  • 2 Phases
  • 3 Phases
  • 4 Phases
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12. White box testing, a software testing technique is sometimes called ?

  • Graph Testing
  • Basic path
  • Glass box testing
  • Dataflow
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13. Structured programming codes includes ?

  • alteration & iteration
  • multiple exit from loops
  • sequencing
  • only 1 and 3
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14. The document listing all procedures and regulations that generally govern an organization is the ?

  • Organizing manual
  • Personal poling bank
  • Administration policy manual
  • Procedure log
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15. Which one of the following is NOT desired in a good Software Requirement Specifications (SRS) document?

  • Non-Functional Requirements
  • Goals of Implementation
  • Functional Requirements
  • Algorithms for Software Implementation
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16. COCOMO stands for ______ .

  • constructive cost Model
  • common control Model
  • composition cost Model
  • consumed cost Model
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17. What is the most common measure for correctness?

  • Errors per KLOC
  • Defects per KLOC
  • $ per KLOC
  • Pages of documentation per KLOC
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18. Line of code(LOC) of the product comes under which type of measures?

  • Direct measures
  • Coding
  • Indirect measures
  • None of the above
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19. Line of code(LOC) of the product comes under which type of measures?

  • Direct measures
  • Coding
  • Indirect measures
  • None of the above
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20. How many numbers of maturity levels in CMM are available?

  • 6
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
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21. Which of the following is the task of project indicators:

  • track potential risk
  • help in assessment of status of ongoing project.
  • both 1 and 2
  • none of the mentioned
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22. Which of the following is not a direct measure of SE process?

  • Effort Applied
  • Efficiency
  • Effort Applied
  • All of the mentioned
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23. In size oriented metrics, metrics are developed based on the ___

  • number of user inputs
  • number of lines of code
  • number of Functions
  • amount of memory usage
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24. Usability can be measured in terms of:

  • Time required to become moderately efficient in system usage
  • Net increase in productivity
  • Intellectual skill to learn the system
  • All of the mentioned
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