Testing test questions

1

What kind of test data would be used to find out if a program works under regular circumstances?

2

What kind of test data would be used to find out if a program works when values at the lower and upper limits of the range are entered by the user?

3

What kind of test data would be used to find out if a program works when data that is outside the boundaries of what would normally be expected is entered?

4

If you had a program that converted Celsius to Fahrenheit, from zero to one hundred degrees Celsius, which one of the following would be an example of normal test data?

5

Missing out a full stop (.) or semi-colon (;) required by your program is an example of what sort of error?

6

Which type of error occurs at run time and happens when the program is asked to perform an impossible task, such as accessing a file that does not exist?

7

Deciding to use ˂ when the correct logical operator to use is ˃, is an example of which of the following errors?

8

What is the purpose of a test table?