Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certification Assessments Set 6

The structure of the Daily Scrum meeting is set by the Development Team. Some teams use three questions. What can be proper questions to be used during the Daily Scrum? Select best three.


Options are :

  • How much time I have spent yesterday on Sprint tasks?
  • What did I do yesterday that help the Development Team meet the Sprint Goal?
  • Do I see any impediment that prevents me or the Development Team from meeting the Sprint Goal?
  • What will I do today to help the Development Team meet the Sprint Goal?

Answer : What did I do yesterday that help the Development Team meet the Sprint Goal? Do I see any impediment that prevents me or the Development Team from meeting the Sprint Goal? What will I do today to help the Development Team meet the Sprint Goal?

During the Sprint the Development Team member who is creating a feature and who is developing the automated test scripts have a different understanding on the approach. Who is responsible to resolve this issue?


Options are :

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

Answer : Development Team

The remaining identified effort in the Sprint against time is shown by:


Options are :

  • Sprint burndown chart
  • Impediment list
  • Release burnup chart
  • Velocity chart

Answer : Sprint burndown chart

A Sprint Planning meeting is in progress. Development Team has selected the Backlog Items based on their velocity and Scrum Team crafted a Sprint Goal. Scrum Team is happy with the commitment. What should they do next?


Options are :

  • Decide as a self-organising team how will they convert the selected items to a done shippable increment of product.
  • Start working on the first item.
  • Assign selected items to individual team members.
  • Decompose all items and Complete the Sprint Backlog.

Answer : Decide as a self-organising team how will they convert the selected items to a done shippable increment of product.

Agile welcome changing requirements. Which statement best describes the reason?


Options are :

  • To make sure that there is enough work.
  • To give the customer the competitive advantage.
  • Self-Organising teams can adapt to the changes in no time.
  • Change requests brings in more business for the development organisation.

Answer : To give the customer the competitive advantage.

Who decides how to work towards the Sprint Goal during the Sprint?


Options are :

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

Answer : Development Team

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

What is NOT true about Scrum?


Options are :

  • Team is empowered and participates in planning.
  • Collaborate with client throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Planning in different levels - Initial up-front planning at the start, Just-In-Time planning in Iterations.
  • Detailed requirements up-front.

Answer : Detailed requirements up-front.

Can Scrum Master and Development Team suggest new items for the Product Backlog?


Options are :

  • Only Development Team can suggest.
  • Anyone can suggest.
  • Only Scrum Master can suggest.
  • Neither Scrum Master nor Development Team can suggest.

Answer : Anyone can suggest.

What best describes cross functional team?


Options are :

  • A team with all skills required to accomplish their work.
  • A team that work in coordination with other teams across functionalities.
  • A team consists of programmers and testers.
  • A team consists of Product Owner, Scrum Master and the Development Team.

Answer : A team with all skills required to accomplish their work.

There are three teams working on the same product. Select the correct statement.


Options are :

  • The Product Owner along with Scrum Masters of each team create the Definition of Done.
  • It is not required unless the organisation has one.
  • Each Development Team self-organises and come up with their Definition of Done that will be best for them.
  • All Development Teams must mutually define Definition of Done which makes the integrated product usable.

Answer : All Development Teams must mutually define Definition of Done which makes the integrated product usable.

What is TRUE about estimating Product Backlog Items?


Options are :

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

Answer : Estimates are done by Development Team.

Which among following are prescribed events in Scrum?


Options are :

  • Daily Scrum
  • Sprint Review
  • Refinement
  • Sprint Planning

Answer : Daily Scrum Sprint Review Sprint Planning

Product Backlog Items are refined by:


Options are :

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

Answer : Development Team and Product Owner

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


Options are :

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

Answer : Sprint Goal

Scrum Master Certification Prep - Questions Set 16

Who explains the Product Backlog as it stands during the Sprint Review?


Options are :

  • Scrum Master
  • Development Team
  • Product Owner
  • Sponsor

Answer : Product Owner

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


Options are :

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

Answer : Plan is a one-time activity.

The scope of work for a Sprint is frozen at:


Options are :

  • During backlog refinement
  • Never
  • During release planning
  • During Sprint Planning

Answer : Never

What is meant by saying - the new Increment must be 'Done'?


Options are :

  • It must be in a useable condition.
  • it must be in useable condition and meet the Scrum Team's Definition of Done.
  • It should pass acceptance test.
  • It is working in the production.

Answer : it must be in useable condition and meet the Scrum Team's Definition of Done.

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

Answer : The Development Team and the Product Owner

Why do we conduct Sprint? Select the best possible answer.


Options are :

  • To Burn down the Product Backlog.
  • To convert as many Backlog Items to working software based on Development Team capacity.
  • To create a fully tested increment.
  • To create Done, useable, and potentially releasable product Increment.

Answer : To create Done, useable, and potentially releasable product Increment.

Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certification Assessments Set 13

Development Team is responsible to make sure that the increment coming out of the Sprint is done in all the aspects and can be well integrated with the existing increments already present. TRUE or FALSE


Options are :

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Answer : TRUE

TRUE or FALSE: Product Backlog Items are estimated only during Sprint Planning.


Options are :

  • FALSE
  • TRUE

Answer : FALSE

What is required in Scrum? Please select the best answer.


Options are :

  • Stand up during Daily Scrum
  • Predictive planning
  • Keep the Artifact transparent
  • Use software tools to create Sprint burn down

Answer : Keep the Artifact transparent

There is a disagreement regarding the order of work in the Sprint backlog. Who should resolve this?


Options are :

  • Product Owner
  • Scrum Master
  • Line manager
  • Development Team

Answer : Development Team

What are the events that Scrum Team participates?


Options are :

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

Answer : Sprint Review Sprint Retrospective Sprint Planning

When should we conduct Sprint Retrospective?


Options are :

  • Before Development work start for next Sprint.
  • Before Sprint Assessment meeting with leadership.
  • Before next Sprint Planning.
  • Before next backlog refinement session.

Answer : Before next Sprint Planning.

Quick Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certifications Set 4

The Development Team was not able to complete all committed Product Backlog Items in the current Sprint. So, the team has decided to continue working on them in the first week of next Sprint and conduct the planning session for new Sprint once this spill over is cleared. What will be your advice as a Scrum Master?


Options are :

  • Conduct a one-week Sprint only for the spill over items and do a planning for next Sprint after that.
  • Move the unfinished items to the next Sprint and take a few new items as suggested by Product Owner. No need for a formal planning.
  • Discuss with Product Owner and take proper actions on spill over stories. Start the new Sprint with a proper planning meeting.
  • This is a good idea. But try to finish the spill over as soon as possible.

Answer : Discuss with Product Owner and take proper actions on spill over stories. Start the new Sprint with a proper planning meeting.

Which role will have the best understanding on progress towards achieving the Sprint Goal?


Options are :

  • The Product Owner
  • The Scrum Master
  • The End User
  • The Development Team

Answer : The Development Team

What will be fully formed after the Sprint Planning meeting?


Options are :

  • Architecture
  • Sprint Backlog
  • Increment
  • Sprint Goal

Answer : Sprint Goal

Who decides the format of Daily Scrum?


Options are :

  • Scrum Master
  • Product Owner
  • Organisation
  • Development Team

Answer : Development Team

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