Scrum Master Certification Prep - Questions Set 9

How should multiple Development Teams, working on the same product, manage their its' definition of "Done"?


Options are :

  • Each Development Team creates a separate definition and must highlight the differences between each team.
  • The Product Owner and Scrum Master will create a definition for each Development Team in order to have a shared understanding.
  • It depends.
  • All Development Teams must have a definition of "Done" that allows all of their completed work to be integrated into a single product.

Answer :All Development Teams must have a definition of "Done" that allows all of their completed work to be integrated into a single product.

Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certification Assessments Set 8

Which event is the most appropriate for discussing or updating the definition of "Done"?


Options are :

  • During the Sprint Retrospective
  • During Sprint Planning
  • During the Daily Scrum
  • Between the end of the current Sprint and the beginning of the next.

Answer :During the Sprint Retrospective

The Sprint Goal and Sprint Backlog are outputs of Sprint Planning.


Options are :

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Answer :TRUE

Scrum requires which of the following roles?


Options are :

  • Development Team members
  • Users
  • Customers
  • Product Owner
  • Scrum Master

Answer :Development Team members Product Owner Scrum Master

Scrum Master Certification Prep - Questions Set 10

The Scrum Master serves the Development Team: (Choose the best 2 answers)


Options are :

  • By removing impediments to the Development Team's progress.
  • By facilitating Scrum events as requested or needed.
  • By ending the meetings when time-boxes expire.
  • By managing the Product Backlog.

Answer :By removing impediments to the Development Team's progress. By facilitating Scrum events as requested or needed.

Why is the Daily Scrum held at the same time and place each day?


Options are :

  • The Scrum board location does not change.
  • The consistency reduces complexity.
  • The Product Owner requires daily reporting.
  • Prevents other teams from reserving the same location at the same time.

Answer :The consistency reduces complexity.

What is Management's responsibility to the Scrum Team?


Options are :

  • Give them the environment and support they need and trust them to get the job done.
  • Track individual performance in order to maintain a high performance team structure.
  • Decide how to divide the Development Team when it exceeds the Scrum limit.
  • Assign tasks to individual members when urgent requests are received.

Answer :Give them the environment and support they need and trust them to get the job done.

Scrum Master Certification Prep - Questions Set 9

Why is it required that the Scrum Master facilitate the Daily Scrum?


Options are :

  • To update the burn-down chart, track any scope change in requirements or estimations and update the Product Owner with the current Sprint status.
  • It is not mandatory that he attends the Daily Scrum. The Scrum Master serves the Development Team as requested or needed.
  • To make sure each team member knows what their daily task will be.
  • To send the daily status to management.

Answer :It is not mandatory that he attends the Daily Scrum. The Scrum Master serves the Development Team as requested or needed.

Who manages the Sprint Backlog work during a Sprint?


Options are :

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

Answer :The Development Team

It is best to have a consistent Sprint duration throughout the development effort. What factors may influence how long the Sprint length should be?


Options are :

  • Short enough to manage business risk and change.
  • Short enough to produce a potentially shippable product increment.
  • No more than four weeks.
  • All of these answers are correct.

Answer :All of these answers are correct.

Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certification Assessments Set 7

Which statements are correct about the Sprint time-box? (Choose the best 2 answers)


Options are :

  • The length of the Sprint can be extended if an increment has not yet been completed.
  • All Sprints are limited to a maximum of 1 month.
  • It is best to have consistent Sprint lengths throughout a development effort.
  • The Sprint length is dependent on the Sprint Backlog estimation. Larger estimations require longer time-boxes.
  • At least 20% of the Sprint length is dedicated to testing.

Answer :All Sprints are limited to a maximum of 1 month. It is best to have consistent Sprint lengths throughout a development effort.

Who are the participants at the Daily Scrum?


Options are :

  • The Development Team.
  • The Scrum Master and Product Owner.
  • The Development Team and Scrum Master.
  • The Scrum team.
  • he Development Team and Product Owner.

Answer :The Development Team.

Does Scrum have Project Managers?


Options are :

  • Yes
  • No

Answer :No

Quick Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certifications Set 6

Scrum does not have Project Managers.


Options are :

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Answer :TRUE

When are Sprint Backlog items pre-assigned to individual Development Team members?


Options are :

  • During the Sprint Planning 2 meeting.
  • Never. The Development Team is a single self-organized unit and "owns" the entire Sprint Backlog as a whole. They will manage it themselves as the Sprint progresses.
  • The work will be proportionately divided between team members according to their skill level.
  • At the Daily Scrum.

Answer :Never. The Development Team is a single self-organized unit and "owns" the entire Sprint Backlog as a whole. They will manage it themselves as the Sprint progresses.

Who should know the most about the overall Product roadmap and milestones?


Options are :

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

Answer :The Product Owner

Scrum Master Certification Prep - Questions Set 4

What would likely happen if an organization only applies new Scrum vocabulary to their current process?


Options are :

  • Nothing impactful will happen as only the vocabulary has been changed.
  • The organization will not see any benefits of Scrum.
  • Scrum maturity will take longer.
  • All answers apply.

Answer :All answers apply.

What is a time-box?


Options are :

  • The event must start at a specific time.
  • The event must have a minimum length.
  • The event must have a maximum duration.
  • The event must happen by a specific time or date.

Answer :The event must have a maximum duration.

When does the new Sprint start?


Options are :

  • After Sprint Planning.
  • Immediately after the conclusion of the previous Sprint.
  • After the Sprint Backlog and Sprint Goal has been defined.
  • After all the work in the Sprint Backlog has been completed.

Answer :Immediately after the conclusion of the previous Sprint.

Quick Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certifications Set 7

Which statement is TRUE about the Daily Scrum?


Options are :

  • It is the optimal period for the Product Owner to assign tasks.
  • It is a maximum of 3 minutes per person for a 5 person team.
  • The time varies depending on team member availability.
  • It is time boxed to 15 minutes.
  • It is an opportunity to discuss and resolve impediments.

Answer :It is time boxed to 15 minutes.

Under what circumstances would a Sprint be cancelled?


Options are :

  • When the forecasted workload becomes unachievable.
  • When the Product Owner is absent too often.
  • When the Development Team is unclear on what to do on the remaining work.
  • When the Sprint Goal becomes obsolete

Answer :When the Sprint Goal becomes obsolete

What is the Scrum Master's role during the Daily Scrum?


Options are :

  • Ask each Development Team member all 3 questions.
  • Update the Scrum board.
  • Assign tasks to each team member.
  • Ensure the Development Team understands and enacts the Daily Scrum to maximize value.
  • All answers apply.

Answer :Ensure the Development Team understands and enacts the Daily Scrum to maximize value.

Scrum Master Certification Prep - Questions Set 14

A Sprint is considered successful when an increment is released to production.


Options are :

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Answer :FALSE

What is the purpose of the Sprint Review?


Options are :

  • To track the Development Team's productivity throughout the development process.
  • To update management of project status and team performance.
  • It is a collaboration between the Scrum Team and stakeholders to inspect the Increment and adapt the Product Backlog if needed.

Answer :It is a collaboration between the Scrum Team and stakeholders to inspect the Increment and adapt the Product Backlog if needed.

When does the Sprint end?


Options are :

  • When all Sprint Backlog items meet the definition of "Done".
  • When the time-box expires.
  • When the Scrum Master says it's done.
  • When there is no more work to be done.

Answer :When the time-box expires.

Scrum Master Certification Prep - Questions Set 7

What should be delivered at the end of the first Sprint? (Choose 2 answers)


Options are :

  • A potentially shippable product Increment.
  • A formulated plan for the subsequence Sprints.
  • At least one piece of working software.
  • A completely refined Product Backlog with estimations and task breakdown.
  • A proof of concept.

Answer :A potentially shippable product Increment. At least one piece of working software.

How is the Product Backlog prioritized?


Options are :

  • Items at the top are smaller than the items at the bottom.
  • Items at the top have lower risk than the items at the bottom.
  • Items at the top have higher return on investment than the items at the bottom.
  • Items at the top are more important than the items at the bottom.

Answer :Items at the top are more important than the items at the bottom.

Who is ultimately accountable for the order of the items in the Product Backlog?


Options are :

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

Answer :The Product Owner

Quick Practice Tests for Scrum Master Certifications Set 6

The Head of Product has asked the Development Team to add a new feature to the current Sprint. What is the appropriate response from the Development Team?


Options are :

  • Add the item to the top of the Sprint Backlog.
  • Replace an item in the Sprint Backlog of equivalent size.
  • Start work on it immediately and continue with the remaining items after it has been completed.
  • Notify the Product Owner.

Answer :Notify the Product Owner.

How much work must be done to each Sprint Backlog item in a Sprint?


Options are :

  • Analyze, design, implement, test, document and approval.
  • All the work needed to deliver a "Done" increment.
  • All development tasks.
  • All the work that has been defined during Sprint Planning.

Answer :All the work needed to deliver a "Done" increment.

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