Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certification Assessments Set 8

Who all are the participants of Sprint Review?


Options are :

  • Scrum Master and the Development Team
  • Scrum Team and stakeholders
  • Scrum Team
  • Development Team

Answer : Scrum Team and stakeholders

Which of the following can be among the topics discussed during Sprint Retrospectives?


Options are :

  • Issue with tools used
  • All these are valid topics.
  • Better ways to conduct the Daily Scrum
  • Definition of Done
  • Communication methods followed by the team

Answer : All these are valid topics.

Quick Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certifications Set 8

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
  • Throughput
  • Cycle Time
  • Lead Time

Answer : Velocity

The Scrum Team and its stakeholders agree to be transparent about all the work and the challenges with performing the work. Which Scrum Value is shown here?


Options are :

  • Openness
  • Focus
  • Commitment
  • Respect
  • Courage

Answer : Openness

Which among below is NOT part of Product Owner actions?


Options are :

  • Make sure that items in the Sprint Backlog are split in to engineering tasks during the Sprint Planning.
  • Ordering the items in the Product Backlog.
  • Clearly writing Product Backlog Items.
  • 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.

Design and architecture evolve as the product is being built. This happens in first few Sprints and the complete architecture will be in place. TRUE or FALSE


Options are :

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Answer : FALSE

Development Team was about to start working on one of the selected Product Backlog Items for the Sprint. They realise that it may have an impact on the existing components of the system. Who should analyse the impact?


Options are :

  • Scrum Master as he/she is the facilitator.
  • Integration team as they are responsible for the integration aspects.
  • Product Owner as he/she owns the requirement.
  • Development Team as they are doing the work.

Answer : Development Team as they are doing the work.

What is an Increment?


Options are :

  • The Increment is the sum of all the Product Backlog Items 'done' during a Sprint and the value of the Increments of all previous Sprints.
  • The Increment is the sum of all the Product Backlog Items completed during a Sprint.
  • Result created by completing all work identified in the latest Sprint.
  • Sum of Product Backlog Items planned for next Sprint.

Answer : The Increment is the sum of all the Product Backlog Items 'done' during a Sprint and the value of the Increments of all previous Sprints.

Scrum Master Certification Prep - Questions Set 10

How Scrum approaches technical practices?


Options are :

  • Product Owner select the technical practices.
  • Scrum prescribes specific technical practices.
  • There is no use of technical practices in Scrum.
  • Excellent technical practices will help Development Team to be more successful.

Answer : Excellent technical practices will help Development Team to be more successful.

What are the activities done during Sprint0?


Options are :

  • Creation of initial Product Backlog
  • There is nothing called Sprint0.
  • Scrum training and team building
  • Architecture and design

Answer : There is nothing called Sprint0.

The Sprint Goal gives the Development Team some flexibility regarding the functionality implemented within the Sprint. - What does this imply?


Options are :

  • All these answers are correct.
  • Sprint Goal can be changed as required.
  • Development Team can renegotiate the Sprint backlog and identified work, without impacting the Sprint Goal or to increase the possibility of achieving the Sprint Goal.
  • Sprint Goal will be decided based on what the Development Team has delivered at the end of the Sprint.

Answer : Development Team can renegotiate the Sprint backlog and identified work, without impacting the Sprint Goal or to increase the possibility of achieving the Sprint Goal.

What are component teams?


Options are :

  • self-organising teams who perform their work without being guided by someone outside the team.
  • Teams are cross-component, cross functional teams working on a specific behaviour (feature) of the system.
  • All these answers are correct.
  • Teams are made up of experts in a specific domain and they are focused only on the work related to their domain.

Answer : Teams are made up of experts in a specific domain and they are focused only on the work related to their domain.

What is a benefit of automated builds?


Options are :

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

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

Select all that apply. Not having Daily Scrum will:


Options are :

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

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

Scrum Master Certification Prep - Questions Set 16

Who define the Definition of Done?


Options are :

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

Answer : Development Team

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


Options are :

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

Answer : Scrum Master manages the Development Team.

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

From the list below select formal Scrum Event that can result in a change to Product Backlog.


Options are :

  • Requirement Workshop
  • Focus Groups
  • Sprint Review
  • Backlog Refinement

Answer : Sprint Review

The Product Owner has decided to release the increment by the end of the Sprint. What will be the additions in the Sprint backlog because of this decision?


Options are :

  • Integration Tests
  • Definition of Done checks
  • None of these
  • Creating user documentation

Answer : None of these

What is one of the ways in which the Scrum Master helps the team to work at its highest level of productivity?


Options are :

  • Ordering Product Backlog
  • Removing impediments
  • All three options are correct.
  • Creating a high-quality Sprint backlog

Answer : Removing impediments

Quick Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certifications Set 6

Last retrospective has resulted in additions to 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 :

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

Answer : Development Team as they are doing the work.

Which is NOT in the scope of Sprint Review?


Options are :

  • Defining the probable Product Backlog Items for the next Sprint.
  • Communication issues within the Development Team.
  • Review of the timeline and budget.
  • Feature demo

Answer : Communication issues within the Development Team.

Conducting Daily Scrum at the same time and place every day gives more predictability and reduces complexity. TRUE or FALSE


Options are :

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Answer : TRUE

Who has the authority on the order of Product Backlog Items?


Options are :

  • The Development Team
  • The Business Users
  • The Product Owner
  • The Scrum Master
  • The Stakeholders

Answer : The Product Owner

When a Sprint is getting cancelled the Product Backlog Items which are in progress will be moved to next Sprint. TRUE or FALSE


Options are :

  • FALSE
  • TRUE

Answer : FALSE

Which of the following statements is NOT TRUE regarding Sprint Planning?


Options are :

  • Product Owner decides the order of Product Backlog Items.
  • Development Team breaks down stories to work items.
  • Scrum Master selects Backlog Items for the Sprint.
  • Development Team responsible for estimates.

Answer : Scrum Master selects Backlog Items for the Sprint.

Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certification Assessments Set 13

Development Team is using planning poker for estimating the Backlog Items. The individual estimates have shown a big difference. One of the members feels that the effort is very low as it involves only renaming of certain fields. But a few others say it demands a new functionality. Who can help the Development Team in this situation?


Options are :

  • Team will take the average of the estimates.
  • Scrum Master will help the team in conflict resolution.
  • Product Owner will clarify the requirement and add more details in Backlog Item.
  • Team self-organises and finds a solution.

Answer : Product Owner will clarify the requirement and add more details in Backlog Item.

The Daily Scrum is a 15-minute time-boxed event for the Scrum Team. TRUE or FALSE


Options are :

  • FALSE
  • TRUE

Answer : FALSE

What is TRUE about Scrum?


Options are :

  • Scrum is a framework within which you can employ various processes and techniques.
  • Scrum is a group of techniques used in software development.
  • Scrum is a process for software development.

Answer : Scrum is a framework within which you can employ various processes and techniques.

Scrum Team is using a release burn-down chart to track progress across Sprints. It shows a burn-up between Sprint2 and Sprint3. What can be a possible reason?


Options are :

  • The Sprint got cancelled.
  • None of these.
  • Team productivity decreased.
  • New Backlog Items are added and estimated in the backlog.

Answer : New Backlog Items are added and estimated in the backlog.

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