SVG Interview Questions

SVG Interview Questions and Answers for Freshers.

  • Q1.

    What is SVG Stands for?

    SVG stands for Scalable Vector Graphics.
  • Q2.

    How to Add SVG in HTML?

    You can add SVG on your webpage or HTML by using following any of following ways.
    • Using an <object> Tag
    • Using an <embed> Tag
    • Within an <iframe>
    • Using <svg> Tag
    • Using an <img> Tag
  • Q3.

    List few advantages and disadvantages of using SVG?

    Advantages of SVG
    • Highly Scalable
    • Easy to create
    • Smaller in Size
    • Accessible DOM Node-Based API
    • Easier to create very detailed graphics

    Disadvantages of SVG

    • Complex Development structure
    • Performance issues
    • Compatibility Issues
  • Q4.

    What is VML in SVG?

  • Q5.

    List some predefined shapes available in SVG?

    Basic predefined shapes available in SVG
    • straight lines,
    • polygons,
    • circles,
    • ellipses,
    • rectangles with or without rounded corners

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  • Q6.

    What is Metadata?

    Metadata is data about data. In SVG titles, descriptions, subjects, creators and other properties about the SVG image is its MetaData.
  • Q7.

    What is Radial Gradients in SVG?

    radialGradient is an element of SVG that allows authors to define radial gradients to fill or stroke graphical elements.It produces a ring (or rings) of color instead of stripes.Here is sample code to define an ellipse with a radial gradient from blue to red:
    <svg height="150" width="500">
    <radialGradient id="grad1" cx="50%" cy="50%" r="50%" fx="50%" fy="50%">
    <stop offset="0%" style="stop-color:rgb(0,0,255);
    stop-opacity:0" />
    <stop offset="100%" style="stop-color:(255,0,0);stop-opacity:1" />
    <ellipse cx="200" cy="70" rx="85" ry="55" fill="url(#grad1)" />
  • Q8.

    Define VRML?

    VRML stands for Virtual Reality Modeling Language.It is an open Standard programming Language used for creating three-dimensional (3-D) designs and Web-based models, textures, and illusion. VRML is also known as Virtual Reality Markup Language.
  • Q9.

      List major internet browsers support SVG:

    • Internet Explorer 9+
    • Firefox 4+
    • Chrome 4+
    • Safari 4+
    • Opera 9.5+
  • Q10.

    Where you can use SVG images.

    Following are few practical applications for SVG.
    • Graphs
    • Road Map
    • Complex UI elements
    • Logos and simple animated games.
    • In creating Responsive Ads.
    • Embedded Systems
    • GIS and Mapping

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  • Q11.

    What are SVG filters? List some commonly used filters?

  • Q12.

    Which SVG tag is used to draw any path?