Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certification Assessments Set 12

Goal of any Sprint is to produce a done-shippable increment of working software. This is non-negotiable. So, the Sprint can never be cancelled. TRUE or FALSE


Options are :

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Answer : FALSE

Long duration Sprints reduce risk as the Development Team gets more time to achieve the Sprint Goal. TRUE or FALSE


Options are :

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Answer : FALSE

What are the different titles within the Development Team?


Options are :

  • Development Team Tester
  • Development Team Tester and Programmer
  • None of these
  • Development Team Programmer and Development Team Tester
  • Tester and Programmer

Answer : None of these

Who is primary responsible for creating the product roadmap?


Options are :

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

Answer : Product Owner

Which is the method mandated by Scrum for effectively tracking the Sprint progress?


Options are :

  • None of these
  • Earned Value
  • Sprint burndown
  • velocity chart

Answer : None of these

What are the attributes of Product Backlog Items? Select all that apply.


Options are :

  • description
  • estimate
  • Assigned developer
  • order
  • value

Answer : description estimate order value

Scrum Master Certification Prep - Questions Set 11

An objective that will be met within the Sprint through the implementation of the Product Backlog is called:


Options are :

  • Sprint Goal
  • Acceptance criteria
  • Definition of Done
  • Project Vision

Answer : Sprint Goal

Which is in the scope of Sprint Review? Select all that apply.


Options are :

  • Defining the probable Product Backlog Items for the next Sprint.
  • Development Team plan for next 24 hours
  • Feature demo
  • Review of the timeline and budget.

Answer : Defining the probable Product Backlog Items for the next Sprint. Feature demo Review of the timeline and budget.

Which is not an Artifact defined by Scrum?


Options are :

  • Sprint Backlog
  • Product Backlog
  • Increment
  • Impediment List

Answer : Impediment List

The work to be performed in the Sprint is planned at the Sprint Planning. This plan is created by the collaborative work of the entire Scrum Team. Who can best assess what can be accomplished over the upcoming Sprint?


Options are :

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

Answer : Development Team

The increment must be successfully integrated and working in the main branch - This can be an item in:


Options are :

  • Definition of Ready
  • Acceptance Criteria
  • Sprint Goal
  • Definition of Done

Answer : Definition of Done

Which event discusses how the last Sprint went with regards to people, relationships, process, and tools?


Options are :

  • Sprint Planning
  • Sprint Retrospective
  • Sprint Review
  • Daily Scrum

Answer : Sprint Retrospective

Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certification Assessments Set 14

Start of a new Sprint can be postponed only if the Sprint Goal of previous Sprint is not achieved. TRUE or FALSE


Options are :

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Answer : FALSE

What are the benefits of test-driven development?


Options are :

  • It reduces Bugs.
  • All options are correct.
  • It makes the overall development process faster.
  • It improves quality.

Answer : All options are correct.

What is the time box for Sprint Review?


Options are :

  • 4 hours for a monthly Sprint. For shorter Sprints it is usually shorter.
  • 8 hours irrespective of the Sprint length
  • Not time boxed. Can take time as required for increment demo
  • 2 hours.

Answer : 4 hours for a monthly Sprint. For shorter Sprints it is usually shorter.

When can we postpone the start of a new Sprint?


Options are :

  • The last increment is not yet reached the production.
  • when there are not enough Product Backlog Items ready for implementation.
  • We can't postpone.
  • The Definition of Done needs further updates.

Answer : We can't postpone.

What is the life time of a Product Backlog?


Options are :

  • Same as Product
  • Same as Development Team
  • Same as Product Owner
  • Never Ends

Answer : Same as Product

In Scrum the single voice of user is represented by:


Options are :

  • Development Team
  • all of these
  • Scrum Master
  • Product Owner

Answer : Product Owner

Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certification Assessments Set 14

What should be the frequency of inspection within the Sprint?


Options are :

  • As requested by Product Owner.
  • Frequently as decided by the team.
  • Only at formal events.
  • Daily

Answer : Frequently as decided by the team.

One week in to the Sprint one of the Development Team member is facing issues with integrating his code. He finds some part of the code developed by another member is not following the development guidelines. Who should resolve this problem?


Options are :

  • Development Team as it is a collective responsibility.
  • System Architect as this is an integration issue.
  • Scrum Master should resolve this conflict.

Answer : Development Team as it is a collective responsibility.

In the middle of a Sprint an unexpected event has occurred, and team is not able to complete all promised work in the Sprint. They are discussing what best can be delivered and what can be removed. Who all should participate in this discussion?


Options are :

  • Architect
  • Product Owner
  • Development Team
  • Project Manager
  • Scrum Master

Answer : Product Owner Development Team

Which Artifact is in focus during Backlog refinement process?


Options are :

  • Increment
  • Impediment list
  • Product Backlog
  • Sprint Backlog

Answer : Product Backlog

What percentage of development can be considered complete once all requirements are documented?


Options are :

  • 20%
  • It is not counted as a measure of progress.
  • As per the organisation accounting standards.
  • Based the effort calculated for requirement phase.

Answer : It is not counted as a measure of progress.

What is the advantage of conducting Daily Scrum at the same time and place every day?


Options are :

  • It is mandated by the organisation.
  • Team can own that space.
  • It gives more predictability and reduces complexity.

Answer : It gives more predictability and reduces complexity.

Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certification Assessments Set 7

Development Team can renegotiate the Sprint backlog and identified work, without impacting or to increase the possibility of achieving the Sprint Goal. Who must be present in this discussion?


Options are :

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

Answer : Product Owner Development Team

What is the role of Product Owner during Hardening Sprint?


Options are :

  • There is no Sprint called Hardening Sprint.
  • Help the team in responding to feedbacks from user acceptance testing.
  • Review the increments created by Development Team.
  • Helps the end users in testing the increments.

Answer : There is no Sprint called Hardening Sprint.

The Product Owner is responsible for the Product Backlog, including its content, availability, ordering and estimates. TRUE or FALSE


Options are :

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Answer : FALSE

What will be the testers doing during the first Sprint?


Options are :

  • Create a test plan for upcoming Sprints.
  • Need not be part of first Sprint.
  • Develop a testing strategy.
  • There is no title called Tester

Answer : There is no title called Tester

Retrospective can be avoided if the Development Team feels there are no major items to discuss. TRUE or FALSE


Options are :

  • FALSE
  • TRUE

Answer : FALSE

Agile value says - Responding to change over following a plan. What is TRUE about planning in Scrum?


Options are :

  • High-level long-term plan at release level and detailed plans at the beginning of Sprint at Sprint level
  • Planning brings in command and control and should be avoided.
  • Detailed planning is required in advance.
  • Create an overall plan and rest leave to the Development Team. Development Team takes up work as it comes.

Answer : High-level long-term plan at release level and detailed plans at the beginning of Sprint at Sprint level

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