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1. Estimated effort is not dependent on the size of the work product. True or false?
2. A software development project delivered 500 Function Points in 700 person hours. What is the productivity of the team?
3. Which of the these techniques deals with determining the size/effort based on similar projects or projects executed in the past?
4. NESMA is an example of ---------------- technique.
5. It is important to start the project with a rough estimate as it helps determine the possible risks in the project. True or false?
6. Lines of Code is a better alternative Function Points as a measure of software size. True or false>
7. IFPUG is ------------------.
8. Which of the below components of IFPUG FPA is used to describe the characteristics where data from other application is used in the application being developed?
9. You have been asked to determine the size of an application that your organization has recently purchased. Which of these types of function points would you count?
10. Which among these are not the components of an application as per IFPUG FPA?
11. Which of the below is not a component of Transaction Function?
12. The sum of the function point counts of all the data and transaction functions yields the adjusted function point count of the application under count. True or false?
13. Logically, data passes in and out of the system through the ----------------.
14. While identifying data functions, you come across a requirement which requires that the vehicle information (Registration Number and Model) be saved along with the employee's information (Employee ID, Name, Gender, Age, etc.). How many data functions would you count in this case?
15. User recognizable group of logically related data or control information maintained within the boundary of the application being measured is the definition of ----------------.
16. What satisfies the user's requirement to process data?
17. An elementary process that sends data, or control information outside the application's boundary, and includes additional processing is an -----------.
18. In the application under count, there is a table which stores the system configuration (hardware information, network strength etc.) information. This feature is not an explicit user requirement. This information is only used by technical staff to maintain the application. Which of the below statements is TRUE?
19. Data Element Type and ---------------------- are the components of data functions.
20. An ILF contains the information of employees in the company. Below are the information maintained in the ILF. - Employee ID, - Name, - Age, - Marital Status (Married/Single), - Anniversary Date, - Spouse Name. How many DETs and RETs are present in this data function.
21. Which among the below is not considered as a DET for a Transaction Function?
22. Attributes generated within the boundary, and saved to an ILF without exiting the boundary should be considered as DET for a transaction function. True or False?
23. While identifying FTR for a transaction function, only the ILFs impacted or referenced are counted. True or false?
24. In a user form, there are two buttons - Save and Cancel. The Save button saves the information entered in the form to the database. The Cancel button closes the user form. How many transaction functions are represented in this case?
25. The below attributes are present for an Order.- Order ID, - Order Name, - Date, - Amount - Status, How many DETs would be present for a 'Delete' transaction where one order is selected and deleted from the records?
26. In a user-form, there are two radio buttons for selecting the gender of the employee. How many DETs does this represent?
27. What is the complexity of an ILF with 45 DETs and 2 RETs?
28. If an ILF and EIF have the same number of DETs and RETs, the complexity of these data functions will be the same. True or false?
29. An application under development required that the load time of a page happen in 2 seconds. Which among the below GSCs would be rated high?
30. An application under development required a technical staff to personally go and install the application in the end-user's premise. Which of the below factors would get a low rating?
31. The product of Unadjusted Function Point and Value Adjustment Factor is ------------------.
32. Sum of the degrees of influence of the 14 GSCs is the Value Adjustment Factor. True or false?
33. An application consists of a client and a server. Which of the below statements is correct?
34. Value adjustment factor is used to adjust the unadjusted function point count based on the functional user requirements. True or false?
35. What does 'ADD' signify in the equation AFP = ADD * VAF?
36. NESMA technique is focused towards determining the development function point count of the application. True or false?
37. Which of the below is not a prerequisite for NESMA?
38. Which of the below is not a step involved in NESMA technique?
39. The impact factor for added functionalities in an enhancement project is 0. True or false?
40. While determining the enhancement function point count for changed functionality, only the changed transactions are considered. True or false?
41. If the percentage of DETs changed for a data function is less than or equal to 100%, what is the impact factor?
42. FP(NEW) represents the --------------------.
43. Use Case Point is maintained by IFPUG. True or false?
44. UAW + ------------- = UUCP.
45. The criteria for classifying the actors and use cases is standard and cannot be changed. True or false?
46. The development team is new to the application and there are lots of clarifications raised by the team regarding the application's requirements. Which of the below environmental factors would be rated low?
47. AUCP = UUCP + TCF + ECF. True or false?
48. It is mandatory to use the Fibonacci series for planning poker. True or false?
49. In a team of 5, below is the rating provided by the team members for an user story. What would be the size of the user story? Team Member-1 - 3, Team Member-2 - 2, Team Member-3 - 3, Team Member-4 - 8, Team Member-5 - 3
50. The scrum master performs the planning poker for the user stories in a sprint and discusses his/her findings with the team. True or false?
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