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VU CS605- Software EngineeringII FinalTerm solved unsolved past papers Spring 2005

VU CS605- Software EngineeringII FinalTerm Solved Unsolved Past Papers Spring 2005

 

CS605 Software Engineering II

Mid Term Examination – Spring  2005

Time Allowed: 90 Minutes

Please read the following instructions carefully before attempting any of the questions:

1. Attempt all questions. Marks are written adjacent to each question.

2. Do not ask any questions about the contents of this examination from anyone.

a.   If you think that there is something wrong with any of

the questions, attempt it to the best of your understanding.

b.   If you believe that some essential piece of information is missing, make an appropriate assumption and use it to
solve the problem.

c.   Write all steps, missing steps may lead to deduction of marks.

3. A Note is added to some questions. Follow the

instruction given in                                                   the note to give

accurate answer.

**WARNING: Please note that Virtual University takes serious note of unfair means. Anyone found involved in cheating will get an `F` grade in this course.

 

 

 

Total Marks: 40                                                                                        Total Questions: 6

 

Question No. 1                                                                                                             Marks : 10

 

What are the names of the five levels of the SEI Capability Maturity Model? In your own words, briefly describe each.   [Marks 10]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Question No. 2                                                                                                             Marks : 10

 

What are the key features of eXtreme Programming model? Briefly explain.   [Marks 10] (NOTE: Give at least FOUR features with short explanation)

 

 

Question No. 3                                                                                                             Marks : 10

 

Define ILF and EIF.   What is the difference between ILF and EIF?   [Marks 10]

 

 

Question No. 4                                                                                                             Marks : 10

 

What are the major reasons for project failure? Briefly explain.   [Marks 10] (NOTE: Explain each reason in two or three lines.)

 

 

Question No. 5                                                                                                             Marks : 10

 

In the McCall’s model, what are the quality factors related to operation?   [Marks 10]

 

 

Question No. 6                                                                                                             Marks : 10

 

Why is a feasibility assessment part of the planning process?   [Marks 10]

 

VU CS605- Software EngineeringII FinalTerm Solved Unsolved Past Papers Spring 2005

VU CS605- Software EngineeringII FinalTerm solved unsolved past papers Spring 2005

VU CS605- Software EngineeringII FinalTerm Solved Unsolved Past Papers Spring 2005

 

 

CS605 Software Engineering II

Final Term Examination – Spring 2005

Time Allowed: 150 Minutes

 

Please read the following instructions carefully before attempting any of the questions:

1. Attempt all questions. Marks are written adjacent to each question.

2. Do not ask any questions about the contents of this examination from anyone.

a. If you think that there is something wrong with any of

the questions, attempt it to the best of your understanding.

b. If you believe that some essential piece of information is missing, make an appropriate assumption and use it to solve the problem.

c. Write all steps, missing steps may lead to deduction of marks.

3. A Note is added to some questions. Follow the instruction given in the note to give accurate answer.

**WARNING: Please note that Virtual University takes serious note of unfair means. Anyone found involved in cheating will get an `F` grade in this course.

 

 

 

Total Marks: 70                                                                                         Total Questions: 22

 

Question No. 1                                                                                                              Marks : 01

 

Effective software project management focuses on

o people, performance, payoff, product

o people, product, performance, process

o people, product, process, project

o people, process, payoff, product

 

 

 

 

 

 

o people, process, price, product

 

 

Question No. 2                                                                                                             Marks : 01

 

What did Fredrick Brooks mean when he said “There is no silver bullet”?

o Software engineers should be shot (but we’re not allowed to).

o The “software crisis” was an illusion that proved not to be a threat at all.

o No one technique will magically kill all software development problems.

o Real design problems can only be solved with real (i.e. non-magical) tools.

o Systems that appear magical from the outside, are really just composed of

simple code on the inside.

 

 

Question No. 3                                                                                                             Marks : 01

 

Which one of the following is a CMM level 5 KPA?

o Software configuration management

o Process change management

o Peer reviews

o Process measurement

o Software project tracking

 

 

Question No. 4                                                                                                             Marks : 05

 

List the 3 broad categories of information that make up the software configuration. [5 Marks]

 

 

Question No. 5                                                                                                              Marks : 10

 

Explain what is wrong with the notion that software engineering is too time consuming and interferes with a programmer’s productivity. [10 Marks]

 

 

Question No. 6                                                                                                             Marks : 10

 

Compare the staged and continuous models of CMMI for software systems. [10 Marks]

 

 

Question No. 7                                                                                                             Marks : 05

 

What is “time-boxing” as it relates to project scheduling? [5 Marks]

 

 

Question No. 8                                                                                                             Marks : 01

 

Which one of the following activities does not belong to Risk Mitigation, Monitoring, and Management Plan?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

o Risk Identification

o Risk Projection

o Risk Mitigation

o Risk avoidance

o Risk Management and Contingency Planning

 

Question No. 9                                                                                                              Marks : 01

 

Pair programming is associated with:

o RAD

o Incremental development

o eXtreme Programming

o Prototyping

o Synchronize and stabilize

 

 

Question No. 10                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

The prototyping model of software development is

o A reasonable approach when requirements are well defined.

o A useful approach when a customer cannot define requirements clearly.

o The best approach to use for projects with large development teams.

o A risky model that rarely produces a meaningful product.

o An old fashioned model that is rarely used any more.

 

 

Question No. 11                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

Which maturity level is characterised by:

“Basic project management processes established to track cost, schedule and

functionality. Has the necessary process discipline in place to repeat earlier successes on projects with similar applications”.

o Level 1

o Level 2

o Level 3

o Level 4

o Level 5

 

 

Question No. 12                                                                                                           Marks : 10

 

How is project scope defined? [10 Marks]

 

 

Question No. 13                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Defect prevention is defined as:

o Avoiding defect insertion

o Avoiding defect insertion, but fixing errors when reported

o Finding and fixing errors after insertion

o Finding and fixing errors after release

o Not reporting errors

 

 

Question No. 14                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

Which one of the following principles/techniques is NOT a software projects scheduling

principle?

o Interdependency identification

o time allocation

o effort validation

o Function point analysis

o Milestone definition

 

 

Question No. 15                                                                                                           Marks : 10

 

Describe all activities that must occur in order to produce a Risk Mitigation, Monitoring,

and Management Plan. [10 Marks]

 

 

Question No. 16                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

Which one of the following is the 4th level of the SEI Capability Maturity Model?

o initial or ad hoc

o optimizing

o managed

o defined

o repeatable

 

 

Question No. 17                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

Which one of the following is NOT a useful indicators of software quality?

o Correctness

o Code size

o Maintainability

o Integrity

o Usability

 

 

Question No. 18                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Which one of the following does not belong to a strategy for dealing with risk?

o Risk avoidance

o Security risk assessment

o Risk monitoring

o Risk management

o Contingency planning

 

 

 

Question No. 19                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

Who of the following is NOT usually present in a technical review:

o User

o Quality Engineer

o The programming tools supplier

o Specialist with knowledge of the application

o Architect

 

 

Question No. 20                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

What activity does a software project manager need to perform to minimize the risk of

software failure?

o double the project team size

o request a large budget

o allow absolutely no schedule slippage

o define milestones and track progress

o Request 50% more time than estimated

 

 

Question No. 21                                                                                                           Marks : 05

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

With respect to Software Refactory, what is meant by “move method” and why is it useful?

[5 Marks]

 

 

Question No. 22                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

The quality of a software is high, if

o the code produced for one system can be applied to others with little or no

modification.

o the allocations are difficult to cope with changes in the organization.

o it does not allow to make copies.

o it causes the user no surprises during operation.

o the modifications are reflected in the documentation.

 

VU CS605- Software EngineeringII FinalTerm Solved Unsolved Past Papers Spring 2005

VU CS605- Software EngineeringII FinalTerm solved unsolved past papers Spring 2005

VU CS605- Software EngineeringII FinalTerm Solved Unsolved Past Papers Spring 2005

 

 

 

CS605 Software Engineering II

Final Term Examination – Spring 2005

Time Allowed: 150 Minutes

 

Please read the following instructions carefully before attempting any of the questions:

1. Attempt all questions. Marks are written adjacent to each question.

2. Do not ask any questions about the contents of this examination from anyone.

a.  If you think that there is something wrong with any of

the questions, attempt it to the best of your understanding.

b.  If you believe that some essential piece of information is missing, make an appropriate assumption and use it to
solve the problem.

c.  Write all steps, missing steps may lead to deduction of marks.

3. A Note is added to some questions. Follow the instruction given in the note to give accurate answer.

**WARNING: Please note that Virtual University takes serious note of unfair means. Anyone found involved in cheating will get an `F` grade in this course.

 

 

 

Total Marks: 70                                                                                         Total Questions: 22

 

Question No. 1                                                                                                              Marks : 01

 

Effective software project management focuses on

o  people, performance, payoff, product

o people, product, performance, process

o people, product, process, project

o  people, process, payoff, product

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

o  people, process, price, product

 

 

Question No. 2                                                                                                             Marks : 01

 

What did Fredrick Brooks mean when he said “There is no silver bullet”?

o  Software engineers should be shot (but we’re not allowed to).

o  The “software crisis” was an illusion that proved not to be a threat at all.
o No one technique will magically kill all software development problems.
o Real design problems can only be solved with real (i.e. non-magical) tools.

o  Systems that appear magical from the outside, are really just composed of
simple code on the inside.

 

 

Question No. 3                                                                                                             Marks : 01

 

Which one of the following is a CMM level 5 KPA?

o Software configuration management

o  Process change management

o Peer reviews

o Process measurement

o  Software project tracking

 

 

Question No. 4                                                                                                             Marks : 05

 

List the 3 broad categories of information that make up the software configuration. [5 Marks]

 

 

Question No. 5                                                                                                              Marks : 10

 

Explain what is wrong with the notion that software engineering is too time consuming and interferes with a programmer’s productivity. [10 Marks]

 

 

Question No. 6                                                                                                             Marks : 10

 

Compare the staged and continuous models of CMMI for software systems. [10 Marks]

 

 

Question No. 7                                                                                                             Marks : 05

 

What is “time-boxing” as it relates to project scheduling? [5 Marks]

 

 

Question No. 8                                                                                                             Marks : 01

 

Which one of the following activities does not belong to Risk Mitigation, Monitoring, and Management Plan?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

o Risk Identification

o Risk Projection

o  Risk Mitigation

o Risk avoidance

o  Risk Management and Contingency Planning

 

Question No. 9                                                                                                              Marks : 01

 

Pair programming is associated with:

o  RAD

o Incremental development

o eXtreme Programming

o Prototyping

o  Synchronize and stabilize

 

 

Question No. 10                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

The prototyping model of software development is

o A reasonable approach when requirements are well defined.

o  A useful approach when a customer cannot define requirements clearly. o The best approach to use for projects with large development teams. o A risky model that rarely produces a meaningful product.

o  An old fashioned model that is rarely used any more.

 

 

Question No. 11                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

Which maturity level is characterised by:

“Basic project management processes established to track cost, schedule and

functionality.   Has the necessary process discipline in place to repeat earlier successes on projects with similar applications”.

o  Level 1

o Level 2

o Level 3

o Level 4

o  Level 5

 

 

Question No. 12                                                                                                           Marks : 10

 

How is project scope defined? [10 Marks]

 

 

Question No. 13                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Defect prevention is defined as:

o Avoiding defect insertion

o Avoiding defect insertion,   but fixing errors when reported

o  Finding and fixing errors after insertion

o Finding and fixing errors after release

o  Not reporting errors

 

 

Question No. 14                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

Which one of the following principles/techniques is NOT a software projects scheduling

principle?

o Interdependency identification

o time allocation

o  effort validation

o Function point analysis

o  Milestone definition

 

 

Question No. 15                                                                                                           Marks : 10

 

Describe all activities that must occur in order to produce a Risk Mitigation, Monitoring,

and Management Plan. [10 Marks]

 

 

Question No. 16                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

Which one of the following is the 4th level of the SEI Capability Maturity Model?

o  initial or ad hoc

o  optimizing

o managed

o defined

o  repeatable

 

 

Question No. 17                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

Which one of the following is NOT a useful indicators of software quality?

o Correctness

o Code size

o  Maintainability

o  Integrity

o  Usability

 

 

Question No. 18                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Which one of the following does not belong to a strategy for dealing with risk?

o Risk avoidance

o Security risk assessment

o  Risk monitoring

o Risk management

o  Contingency planning

 

 

 

Question No. 19                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

Who of the following is NOT usually present in a technical review:

o User

o Quality Engineer

o The programming tools supplier

o  Specialist with knowledge of the application o  Architect

 

 

Question No. 20                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

What activity does a software project manager need to perform to minimize the risk of software failure?

o double the project team size

o  request a large budget

o  allow absolutely no schedule slippage

o define milestones and track progress

o  Request 50% more time than estimated

 

 

Question No. 21                                                                                                           Marks : 05

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

With respect to Software Refactory, what is meant by “move method” and why is it useful?

[5 Marks]

 

 

Question No. 22                                                                                                           Marks : 01

 

The quality of a software is high, if

 

o  the code produced for one system can be applied to others with little or no
modification.

o the allocations are difficult to cope with changes in the organization.

o  it does not allow to make copies.

o it causes the user no surprises during operation.

o  the modifications are reflected in the documentation.

 

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