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Test Your Analysis Capabilities and Thinking Power – Software Testing Exercises (Part 2)

Update: Sample answers link added in the end for these exercises.

After overwhelming response for the first software testing exercise, we are encouraged to make it happen again. The ideas shared during previous exercise, the enthusiasm seen to participate and the promise made to come back have inspired us to present the second exercise.

What you need to do?
Read all the exercises and put your answers for each in comment section.

Entry level candidates – Those who always complain that they don’t have practical experience in this field can start with these small exercises. Similar kind of work you will be doing on a real job. I am sure these exercises will help you a lot in your career.
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Software Testing Exercises – New Platform to Test Your Testing Skills and Share Practical Ideas

Software Testing Exercises + Contest: Read on to know more..

*Update 2: Link to our sample answers page added. Also winners’ names announced at the end of this post.
*Update 1: just don’t read other reader’s answers in comments before posting yours :)

With excellent response for the STH posts as always, we have decided to fill this place with more fun and help.

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No matter, who you are – a senior quality manager or a fresher who has just joined the software testing industry, everyone wants (or I would say, loves) to work on exercises, to keep our brain working.

With that, if you get to communicate with fellow testers and if you get a platform to share ideas too, would there be anything greater than that?

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The Best Questions Testers Should Ask an Interviewer

Have you ever clammed up in an interview with an uncomfortable pause when you heard the following question from an interviewer: “Any questions for me?” and finally answered with a “No”. I know I have.

I thought about this a lot and asked myself ‘Did I not have any questions?’   I sure did. But then, why did I not voice them? It is simply because I was not sure if it is OK to ask the questions that were lingering in my thoughts. Continue reading →



What is Difference Between Test Plan, Test Strategy, Test Case, Test Script, Test Scenario and Test Condition?

Our popular software testing questions and answers series is back again! Just to remind – in this series we answer questions asked by the readers. You can check some earlier posts in this series here and here. Got a question? Submit it in the comment section below or use the contact form.

In today’s article in this series, we are going to answer (with examples) some most commonly asked (and confusing) questions about the difference between test plan, test strategy, test case, test script, test scenario and test condition.

These questions are asked by “sasi C“.

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5 Common Interview Mistakes that Could Cost You Your Dream Job (and How to Avoid Them)

There have been many articles on our site on software testing interviews. That is because, we, as IT professionals, have to experience and make it through many of them in many forms. At STH, we acknowledge this and we want to help our readers as much as we can.

Today, we will look at the 5 common interview mistakes that could cost us our dream job and how to avoid them.

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What is the Best Moment in Your Testing Career? – Answers to Such 14 Interesting Software Testing Interview Questions

A successful interview, often means, we get to take a higher step in the career ladder. STH has published many interview articles on various testing specializations so far. The last article in this genre that received tremendous response is: A real Software Testing interview questions and answers.

This is going to be a follow-up article to it, because we value our readership and their questions. Their wish is our command. :)

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Here we go with the answers to the reader-submitted questions:

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