Agile Scrum Training, Scrum Master Certification Prep, Tests Set 3

What is a benefit of automated builds?


Options are :

  • It makes code easy to understand - making the code talk
  • Gives feedback on code changes early and often.
  • It generates code reducing the human effort
  • It makes the build process easy, consistent and repeatable.

Answer : Gives feedback on code changes early and often. It makes the build process easy, consistent and repeatable.

Which among the below items are NOT TRUE about the Scrum Master?


Options are :

  • Scrum Master helps in understanding and enacting Scrum.
  • Scrum Master coaches the Development Team.
  • Scrum Master manages the Development Team.
  • Scrum Master facilitate the Scrum events as requested or needed.

Answer : Scrum Master manages the Development Team.

Scrum does not prescribe any specific tools. But which metric that can be used to predict the size of work that Development Team can take up in next Sprint?


Options are :

  • Velocity
  • Lead Time
  • Cycle Time
  • Throughput

Answer : Velocity

What is the WRONG statement about planning approach in Scrum projects?


Options are :

  • Plan is a one-time activity.
  • Initial high-level planning at the start.
  • Team is empowered and participates in planning.
  • 'Just-In-Time' planning in Iterations.

Answer : Plan is a one-time activity.

Quick Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certifications Set 7

In the middle of a Sprint team realised that their estimates have gone wrong and they are not able to complete all promised work in the Sprint. A decision must be taken on the selected items. Who all are the mandatory participants in this discussion?


Options are :

  • The Product Owner and the Scrum Master
  • The Development Team and the Scrum Master
  • The Development Team and the Product Owner
  • The Development Team

Answer : The Development Team and the Product Owner

Which is NOT TRUE about Product Owner role?


Options are :

  • Decide number of items included in the Sprint.
  • Define the features of the product.
  • Responsible for the content in Product Backlog.
  • Owns the requirements, Product Backlog.

Answer : Decide number of items included in the Sprint.

What will be fully formed after the Sprint Planning meeting?


Options are :

  • Sprint Backlog
  • Sprint Goal
  • Increment
  • Architecture

Answer : Sprint Goal

Scrum helps reducing risk in software development. Which is one of the Agile features that help in this?


Options are :

  • Early testing and early customer feedback
  • Experienced and highly empowered testing team
  • Better test planning and well documented results
  • All answers are correct

Answer : Early testing and early customer feedback

A coherent function or value delivered by the selected Backlog Items for the Sprint can be considered as:


Options are :

  • None of the above
  • Sprint Goal
  • Definition of Done
  • Sprint Backlog

Answer : Sprint Goal

Which among below is NOT part of Product Owner actions?


Options are :

  • Ordering the items in the Product Backlog.
  • Clearly writing Product Backlog Items.
  • Make sure that items in the Sprint Backlog are split in to engineering tasks during the Sprint Planning.
  • Ensuring that the Product Backlog is clear to the Development Team members.

Answer : Make sure that items in the Sprint Backlog are split in to engineering tasks during the Sprint Planning.

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In the Scrum Team who is the main responsible for promoting and supporting Scrum?


Options are :

  • Development Team
  • Product Owner
  • Project lead
  • Scrum Master

Answer : Scrum Master

What is meant by self-organising team?


Options are :

  • Each team member organises and complete the work assigned to him/her without being dependent on other members.
  • There is an organiser part of the team who makes plan for the team based on the changing requirements.
  • Team plan for themselves and select the best way to carry out the work assigned to them, without being directed by others outside the team.
  • The team self-organises and carry out the work assigned to them during Sprint Planning.

Answer : Team plan for themselves and select the best way to carry out the work assigned to them, without being directed by others outside the team.

Last retrospective has resulted in in additions items in the Definition of Done. The changes have introduced additional levels of testing and documentation to satisfy the legal requirements. Who is responsible for implementing these?


Options are :

  • Development Team as they are doing the work.
  • Legal team
  • Product Owner as he/she owns the requirement.
  • Scrum Master as he/she is the facilitator.

Answer : Development Team as they are doing the work.

The Development Team is heavily dependent on another team that create user interfaces for their application. This delays their work frequently. What is understood from this scenario? Select the best answer.


Options are :

  • Product Ownership needs improvement
  • The external team need Scrum training
  • Team is not Cross-Functional
  • Dependencies are not handled properly

Answer : Team is not Cross-Functional

What is the approach followed by Scrum on estimating Product Backlog Items?


Options are :

  • People who will perform the work make the final estimate.
  • People who sponsor the development make the final estimate.
  • People who owns the requirements, Product Backlog make the final estimate.
  • People who review the work make the final estimate.

Answer : People who will perform the work make the final estimate.

An increment can be considered as done when it becomes potentially shippable as confirmed by the Definition of Done. TRUE or FALSE


Options are :

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Answer : TRUE

Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certification Assessments Set 13

Select all that apply. Not having Daily Scrum will:


Options are :

  • Reduce transparency.
  • Reduce opportunity to inspect and adapt.
  • Delay the status reporting.
  • Speed up the delivery.

Answer : Reduce transparency. Reduce opportunity to inspect and adapt.

Who define the Definition of Done?


Options are :

  • Development Team
  • Product Owner
  • Scrum Team
  • Scrum Master

Answer : Development Team

What is TRUE about estimating Product Backlog Items?


Options are :

  • Estimates are done by Development Team.
  • Task level estimates must be from the Scrum Team.
  • Scrum Master reviews the estimates.
  • Product Backlog Items must be estimated using story points.

Answer : Estimates are done by Development Team.

Product Backlog Items are refined by:


Options are :

  • Scrum Team
  • Development Team
  • Development Team and Product Owner
  • Product Owner

Answer : Development Team and Product Owner

A real-time picture of the work that the Development Team plans to accomplish during the Sprint is captured using:


Options are :

  • An Increment
  • Any of these
  • The Sprint Backlog
  • The Product Backlog

Answer : The Sprint Backlog

Which all items in the list below falls under Product Owner responsibilities?


Options are :

  • Responsible for the content of Product Backlog.
  • Decide number of items included in the Sprint.
  • Define the features of the product.
  • Owns the requirements, Product Backlog.

Answer : Responsible for the content of Product Backlog. Define the features of the product. Owns the requirements, Product Backlog.

Who is responsible for maximizing the value of the product resulting from work of the Development Team?


Options are :

  • The End User
  • The Product Owner
  • The Scrum Master
  • The team self-organises

Answer : The Product Owner

When will the Sprint Goal be created?


Options are :

  • During the Sprint Planning
  • During Sprint Review
  • During the backlog refinement
  • Either during the backlog refinement or during the Sprint Planning

Answer : During the Sprint Planning

Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certification Assessments Set 13

The Product Owner is responsible to make sure that the Development Team select enough number of items based on their capacity. TRUE or FALSE


Options are :

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Answer : FALSE

The Development Team has experts in programming and they create complex challenging modules as planned. But when it comes to testing the team is missing expertise and experience. Which feature of Development Team is broken here?


Options are :

  • Self-Managed
  • Self-Organising
  • Cross-Functional
  • Collaborating

Answer : Cross-Functional

What is TRUE about formal events in Scrum?


Options are :

  • All statements are true.
  • Timebox for all formal events can vary based on Sprint length.
  • Development Team decides what are the formal events required for them.
  • Formal Events enable transparency and gives opportunities for inspection and adaptation.

Answer : Formal Events enable transparency and gives opportunities for inspection and adaptation.

Which option best represents the test-driven development?


Options are :

  • Test-Code-Refactor-Deliver
  • Code-Test-Refactor-Deliver
  • Refactor-Test-Code-Deliver
  • Test-Code-Deliver-Refactor

Answer : Test-Code-Refactor-Deliver

Only the Product Owner has the authority to cancel the Sprint. TRUE or FALSE


Options are :

  • FALSE
  • TRUE

Answer : TRUE

What is a Sprint backlog?


Options are :

  • The Sprint Backlog is the set of Product Backlog Items selected for the Sprint, plus delivery dates against each item.
  • The Sprint Backlog is the set of Product Backlog Items selected for the Sprint plus a plan for delivering the product Increment and realizing the Sprint Goal.
  • A detailed project plan with all the work for the upcoming Sprint.
  • The Sprint Goal crafted during the Sprint Planning plus the list of Product Backlog Items required for achieving the Sprint Goal.

Answer : The Sprint Backlog is the set of Product Backlog Items selected for the Sprint plus a plan for delivering the product Increment and realizing the Sprint Goal.

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