FINALTERM  EXAMINATION

Spring 2011

CS605- Software EngineeringII (Session - 1)

Reference #: 657915

Marks: 80

Time: 120 min

 

Question No: 1      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

A law affirming that to continue after a certain level of performance has been reached will result in a decline in effectiveness. This law is know as __________________

 

       ► Law of Diminishing returns

 

 

       ► Law of effectiveness

 

 

       ► Law of Saturation

 

 

       ► Law of Marketing returns

 

Question No: 2      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

__________ is not the construction part of software development activities.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       ► Requirement gathering

 

       ► Testing

 

       ► Configuration Management

 

       ► Coding

Question No: 3      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

 Basic project management process are established at _________ level of CMM

 

 

 

       ► Chaotic

 

 

       ► Initial

 

 

       ► Level 1

 

 

       ► Repeatable

 

Question No: 4      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

The projects usually don’t fail due to

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       ► ambiguous/incomplete requirements

 

       ► changing customer requirements

 

       ► the fact that company was not CMM certified

 

       ► failure in project management

Question No: 5      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

___________________is a team organization where there is no permanent leader and task coordinators are appointed for short duration. Decisions on problems and approach are made by group consensus and communication among team is horizontal.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       ► Democratic decentralized (DD)

 

       ► Controlled decentralized (CD)

 

       ► Synchronous paradigm (SP)

 

       ► Controlled centralized (CC)

Question No: 6      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

Which of these is not a valid reason for measuring software processes, products, and resources?

 

 

 

       ► to price them

 

 

       ► to improve them

 

 

       ► to characterize them

 

 

       ► to evaluate them

 

Question No: 7      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

Integrity can be measured by the following formula

 

 

 

 

 

 

       ► integrity= (1-threat) x (1-security)

 

       ► integrity= ∑ (1+threat) + (1-security)

 

       ► integrity= ∑[(1-threat) x (1-security)]

 

       ► integrity= ∑ (1-threat) - (1-security)

 

Question No: 8      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

The rapid application development model is

 

 

 

       ► Another name for component-based development.

 

 

       ► A useful approach when a customer cannot define requirements clearly

 

       ► A high speed adaptation of the linear sequential model.

 

 

       ► All of the given

 

Question No: 9      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

An _______________is a user identifiable group of logically related data or control information maintained within the boundary of the application

 

 

 

       ► Internal logical file (ILF)

 

 

       ► External Interface file (EIF)

 

 

       ► External input

 

 

       ► External Query

 

Question No: 10      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

When more than one user interpret the same requirement in different ways then we can say that the requirements are

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       ► None of the given

 

       ► Incomplete

 

       ► Incorrect

 

       ► Ambiguous

Question No: 11      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

Most recent data is more relevant while assessing the progress at a given point of time.

 

 

 

 

 

       ► True

 

       ► False

Question No: 12      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

If an error related to requirements is identified in testing phase, so this error will be considered as an error in  ___________ phase.

 

 

 

       ► Design

 

 

       ► Code

 

 

       ► Requirement

 

 

       ► Testing

 

Question No: 13      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

Usually the performance of the organization change over-night.

 

 

 

       ► True

 

 

       ► False

 

Question No: 14      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

Following are the implicit requirement(s) of software?

 

 

 

       ► Efficiency

 

 

       ► Ease of use

 

 

       ► Maintainability

 

 

       ► All of the given

 

Question No: 15      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

If an error related to requirements is identified in Coding, so this error will be considered as an error in ___________ phase.

 

       ► Design

 

 

       ► Code

 

 

       ► Requirement

 

 

       ► Testing

 

Question No: 16      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

While developing the software if the bug is caught then it is termed as

 

 

 

       ► Error

 

 

       ► Defect

 

 

       ► Fault

 

 

       ► Mistake

 

Question No: 17      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

Following are the types of Formal Technical Reviews except

 

 

 

       ► Inspection

 

 

       ► JAD

 

       ► Walkthrough

 

Question No: 18      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

The Review participants should not focus on

 

 

 

       ► Work product

 

 

       ► Weaknesses of the developer

 

 

       ► Time lines

 

 

       ► Review agenda

 

Question No: 19      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

Review meeting is attended by the following except

(choose most appropriate)

 

 

 

 

       ► Review leader

 

       ► All reviewers

 

       ► CEO

 

 

       ► Product Producer

Question No: 20      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

Which statement is true in the light of Pareto principle?

 

 

 

       ► 80% of defects are caused by 20 % of mistakes

 

 

       ► 20% of defects are caused by 80 % of mistakes

 

 

Question No: 21      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

Reliability and Safety are same concepts with respect to software quality

 

 

 

       ► True

 

       ► False

Question No: 22      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

Availability and Reliability are concerned with

 

 

 

       ► Perceived quality

 

 

       ► Quantitatively measured quality

 

Question No: 23      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

Poka Yoke is the name of a

 

 

 

       ► Japanese dish

 

 

       ► QA technique

 

 

       ► Idiom

Idiom

 

 

 

       ► None of the given

 

Question No: 24      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

If a new version of a product is released by fixing the bugs in the previous release then it is termed as _________________

 

 

       ► Product Update

 

 

       ► Product Upgrade

 

 

       ► Defect Removal

 

 

 

       ► Product Performance

Question No: 25      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

The Evolution Graph signifies the

 

 

 

       ► version relationship

 

 

       ► baseline of a particular release

 

 

       ► change control activity

 

 

       ► all of the given

 

Question No: 26      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

In version control process if we opt  X.Y.Z as a standard where X signifies major upgrade, Y signifies minor upgrades and Z signifies updates (bug fixing). _____________ variable can be changed at a time.

 

 

 

 

       ► 1

 

       ► 2

 

       ► 3

 

       ► 4

Question No: 27      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

The management of creeping requirements is important for the ease of

 

 

 

       ► maintenance

 

 

       ► development

 

 

       ► testing

 

 

       ► all of the given

 

Question No: 28      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

The template for organizing SRS given by American Department of Defense and NASA should be used for

 

 

 

       ► none of the given

 

 

       ► large and complex projects

 

 

       ► small project

 

 

       ► medium size projects

 

Question No: 29      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

If you know the relationship between the use cases, classes, GUIs, Test cases and other artifacts then we can say that requirements are traceable in that project.

 

 

 

 

       ► True

 

 

       ► False

Question No: 30      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

There may be one or more GUIs that are part of any good software but may not satisfy any requirement

 

 

 

       ► True

 

 

       ► False

 

Question No: 31      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

Following are the components of a Legacy system except:

 

 

 

       ► business processes

 

 

       ► system hardware

 

 

       ► marketing

 

 

       ► application software

 

Question No: 32      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

There are many reasons for which the legacy system become difficult to maintain EXCEPT

 

 

 

 

       ► Language in which system was developed become obsolete

 

 

       ► lack of consistency as different parts of the system have been developed by different teams

 

       ► None of these

 

 

       ► No documentation is available

 

Question No: 33      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

In ______________, new user and technology requirement can also be integrated into the re-engineering effort.

 

 

 

 

       ► Backward re-engineering

 

 

       ► Forward re-engineering

 

 

       ► Business Engineering

 

 

       ► Business Process Engineering

 

Question No: 34      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

Large classes reduces

 

 

 

       ► Cohesion

 

 

       ► Coupling

 

 

       ► Consistency

 

 

       ► Chains

 

Question No: 35      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

Level _________ is the lowest capability level of CMMI in Continuous representation

 

 

 

       ► 1

 

       ► 0

 

       ► 5

 

       ► 6

Question No: 36      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

In ___________ representation of CMMI model, consideration is given to improve selected processes areas.

 

 

 

 

 

       ► Staged

 

       ► Continuous

Question No: 37      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

Empirical models are statistical models and are based upon historic data

 

 

 

       ► True

 

       ► False

Question No: 38      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

Error tracking provides a quantitative means of assessing the quality of the individuals implementing a software product.

 

 

 

       ► True

 

       ► False

Question No: 39      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

There are tools available in the market for project tracking. These tools can autmomatically track and manage the project replacing the need of any human being as a Project Manager.

 

 

       ► True

 

       ► False

Question No: 40      ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

 

Two tools for computing critical path and project completion times from activity networks are

 

 

 

       ►  CPM and PERT

 

 

       ►  DRE and SQA

 

 

       ►  FP and LOC

 

 

       ►  ASD and BSD

 

Question No: 41      ( Marks: 2 )

 

Give the types of Reviews with an example.

 

 

 

Solution: 

 

 

       ►  CPM and PERT

 

 

       ►  DRE and SQA

 

 

       ►  FP and LOC

 

 

       ►  ASD and BSD

 

 

Question No: 42      ( Marks: 2 )

 

What measurements we can take in change activity during a project?

 

 

 

Solution: 

 

 

       ►  CPM and PERT

 

 

       ►  DRE and SQA

 

 

       ►  FP and LOC

 

 

       ►  ASD and BSD

 

 

Question No: 43      ( Marks: 2 )

 

What does mean by the term “Software Reengineering”?

 

 

 

Solution: 

 

 

       ►  CPM and PERT

 

 

       ►  DRE and SQA

 

 

       ►  FP and LOC

 

 

       ►  ASD and BSD

 

 

Question No: 44      ( Marks: 3 )

 

What would this model depict?

 

 

Solution: 

 

 

       ►  CPM and PERT

 

 

       ►  DRE and SQA

 

 

       ►  FP and LOC

 

 

       ►  ASD and BSD

 

 

Question No: 45      ( Marks: 3 )

 

What would you understand by the term Software Reliability?

 

 

 

Solution: 

 

 

       ►  CPM and PERT

 

 

       ►  DRE and SQA

 

 

       ►  FP and LOC

 

 

       ►  ASD and BSD

 

 

Question No: 46      ( Marks: 3 )

 

Write down the levels of Capability Maturity Model (starting from 0-5).

 

 

 

 

Solution: 

 

 

       ►  CPM and PERT

 

 

       ►  DRE and SQA

 

 

       ►  FP and LOC

 

 

       ►  ASD and BSD

 

 

Question No: 47      ( Marks: 5 )

 

Comment on the following statement regarding reviews

“No review is better than an un-controlled review”

 

 

 

Solution: 

 

 

       ►  CPM and PERT

 

 

       ►  DRE and SQA

 

 

       ►  FP and LOC

 

 

       ►  ASD and BSD

 

 

Question No: 48      ( Marks: 5 )

 

With respect to Version Controlling in SCM; what is the difference between Product update and Product upgrades?

 

 

Solution: 

 

 

       ►  CPM and PERT

 

 

       ►  DRE and SQA

 

 

       ►  FP and LOC

 

 

       ►  ASD and BSD

 

 

Question No: 49      ( Marks: 5 )

 

Explain the process model for Business Process Reengineering (BPR) either pictorially or in writting. (Just give the steps that are conducted in BPR)

 

 

 

 

Solution: 

 

 

       ►  CPM and PERT

 

 

       ►  DRE and SQA

 

 

       ►  FP and LOC

 

 

       ►  ASD and BSD

 

 

Question No: 50      ( Marks: 10 )

 

What are the difficulties in maintaining the Legacy System?

 

 

 

Solution: 

 

 

       ►  CPM and PERT

 

 

       ►  DRE and SQA

 

 

       ►  FP and LOC

 

 

       ►  ASD and BSD

 

 

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