Quick Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certifications Set 7

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 :

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

Answer : None of these

Are Order and assigned developer two of the attributes of a Product Backlog Item?


Options are :

  • Order is an attribute; Assigned Developer is not an attribute
  • Both are attributes.
  • Assigned Developer is an attribute; Order is not an attribute
  • Both are not attributes.

Answer : Order is an attribute; Assigned Developer is not an attribute

Quick Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certifications Set 5

Development team is using a burn down chart to track the remaining identified work in the Sprint. At some point it shows an upward spike. What can be an accepted reason?


Options are :

  • Any of these.
  • Scrum Master has re-estimated a task.
  • Product Owner has added a new story in the Sprint backlog.
  • Development Team added a new task.

Answer : Development Team added a new task.

What are the benefits of Daily Scrum?


Options are :

  • Reduces need for other meetings.
  • Improve communications.
  • All these answers are correct.
  • Identify impediments to development for removal.

Answer : All these answers are correct.

The Development Team should consist of all skills required to:


Options are :

  • Required to complete coding and testing for the selected Product Backlog.
  • Required to convert at least the most important Product Backlog Items into working software.
  • Required to convert the selected Product Backlog Items into a potentially shippable increment of product functionality.
  • Required to analyse and code the selected Product Backlog.

Answer : Required to convert the selected Product Backlog Items into a potentially shippable increment of product functionality.

Development Team has a collective responsibility for all aspects of work towards the Sprint Goal except for:


Options are :

  • None of these is an exception.
  • Integration
  • Design
  • Sprint Demo
  • Code review
  • Unit testing

Answer : None of these is an exception.

What best describes velocity for a team?


Options are :

  • The total number of Backlog Items selected by the Development Team in the previous iteration.
  • Past performance of the Development Team in terms of the amount of work 'Done' by the team in the previous iteration
  • The amount of work Development Team must select to reach the Sprint Goal.
  • Amount work taken up by the Development Team in the previous iteration.

Answer : Past performance of the Development Team in terms of the amount of work 'Done' by the team in the previous iteration

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


Options are :

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

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

Agile Scrum Training, Scrum Master Certification Prep, Tests Set 5

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


Options are :

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

Answer : Sprint Goal

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 :

  • Decompose all items and Complete the Sprint Backlog.
  • Assign selected items to individual team members.
  • 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.

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

Set of Product Backlog Items selected for the Sprint, plus a plan for delivering the product Increment is called:


Options are :

  • The Product Backlog
  • An Increment
  • The Sprint Backlog
  • Sprint Burn-Down

Answer : The Sprint Backlog

What is NOT TRUE about Product Backlog?


Options are :

  • The Product Owner is responsible for the Product Backlog, including its content, estimates and ordering.
  • An ordered list of everything that is known to be needed in the product.
  • The Product Owner is responsible for the Product Backlog, including its content, availability, and ordering.
  • The Product Backlog evolves as the product and the environment in which it will be used evolves.

Answer : The Product Owner is responsible for the Product Backlog, including its content, estimates and ordering.

What is meant by self-organising team?


Options are :

  • There is an organiser part of the team who makes plan for the team based on the changing requirements.
  • Each team member organises and complete the work assigned to him/her without being dependent on other members.
  • 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.

What are feature teams?


Options are :

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

Answer : Teams are cross-component, cross functional teams working on a specific behaviour (feature) of the system.

Quick Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certifications Set 6

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


Options are :

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

Answer : Anyone can suggest.

While ordering the Backlog Items the Product Owner should not get influenced by other stakeholders. TRUE or FALSE


Options are :

  • FALSE
  • TRUE

Answer : FALSE

Which of the following statements are TRUE?


Options are :

  • The Development Team can re-negotiate scope with Product Owner.
  • A Sprint can be cancelled.
  • A fully formed Sprint Backlog is one of the expected outcomes from Sprint Planning.
  • The Scrum Master coaches the team in keeping the events within time box.

Answer : The Development Team can re-negotiate scope with Product Owner. A Sprint can be cancelled. The Scrum Master coaches the team in keeping the events within time box.

When should we start the next Sprint?


Options are :

  • Immediately after the previous Sprint.
  • Development Team decides with the Product Owner based on the status of the Product Backlog.
  • When the requirements are ready, and Product Owner give the go ahead.
  • First day of the calendar month, if it is not a holiday.

Answer : Immediately after the previous Sprint.

Scrum is a framework within which you can employ various processes and techniques. Earned Value (EVM) is the best way to measure the progress. TRUE or FALSE


Options are :

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Answer : FALSE

Which among below best describes one of Product Owner actions?


Options are :

  • Maintains Sprint Backlog.
  • Manage the team.
  • Ensuring that the Product Backlog is visible, transparent, and clear to all.
  • Create Definition of Done.

Answer : Ensuring that the Product Backlog is visible, transparent, and clear to all.

Scrum Master Certification Prep - Questions Set 6

Only the Product Owner has the authority to cancel the Sprint. He/she may get influenced by other roles. TRUE or FALSE


Options are :

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Answer : TRUE

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


Options are :

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

Answer : The Development Team

Which can be a reason for NOT conducting a Sprint Review?


Options are :

  • The increment is not getting released to production at the end of this Sprint
  • No Exceptions.
  • Majority of stake holders are not available.
  • Product Owner has accepted the increment and confident of stake holder acceptance.

Answer : No Exceptions.

A way of breaking down the software development of a large application into smaller chunks is called:


Options are :

  • Iterative development
  • Adaptive Planning
  • Waterfall Approach
  • JIT planning

Answer : Iterative development

A Sprint Goal is:


Options are :

  • All these answers are correct.
  • An objective that will be met within the Sprint
  • Provides guidance to the Development Team
  • Crafted by the Scrum Team

Answer : All these answers are correct.

Why do we present the increment during the Sprint Review? Select most appropriate answer.


Options are :

  • This is not required.
  • To monitor Progress.
  • To get feedback and foster collaboration.
  • For marking the Backlog Item as done.

Answer : To get feedback and foster collaboration.

Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certification Assessments Set 1

Duration of the Sprint must be one month or less. What are some of the issues with Sprints longer than one month? Select all those apply.


Options are :

  • Risk of being detached from stakeholders.
  • Increased complexity.
  • Delayed feedback.
  • Difficult to keep events within time box.

Answer : Risk of being detached from stakeholders. Increased complexity. Delayed feedback. Difficult to keep events within time box.

Which is the prescribed event that should not be avoided by any chance?


Options are :

  • Sprint Planning
  • Sprint Review
  • Daily Scrum
  • All events are mandatory.
  • Sprint Retrospective

Answer : All events are mandatory.

There is no Definition of Done defined in the organisation. What should Scrum follow?


Options are :

  • Product Owner will define the Definition of Done as he/she knows the business needs better.
  • No need to follow the Definition of Done. Use Acceptance criteria instead.
  • Development Team must define a definition of 'Done' appropriate for the product.
  • Ask the organisation to provide the Definition of Done.

Answer : Development Team must define a definition of 'Done' appropriate for the product.

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 :

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

Answer : Development Team

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