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 The reason for software bugs and failures is due to

ASoftware companies

BSoftware Developers

CBoth A and B

DNone

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Software companies are responsible for making policies and providing working atmosphere for the software development, so in turn these companies become a part of software development process.Bugs from developers side is no new thing. Thus option c answers the question.

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 Company has latest computers and state-of the- art software tools, so we shouldn't worry about the quality of the product.

ATRUE

BFalse

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The infrastructure is only one of the several factors that determine the quality of the product.

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 Which of these are not among the eight principles followed by Software Engineering Code of Ethics and Professional Practice ?

APUBLIC

BPROFESSION

CPRODUCT

DENVIRONMENT

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

rest all are clauses for software ethics, environment does not focus on specific clause nor its of importace related to question.

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 What is a Software ?

ASoftware is set of programs.

BSoftware is documentation and configuration of data.

CBoth A and B

DNone of the mentioned

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Software is not just set of program but it is also associated documentation and configuration of data to make program run.

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 Which of these does not account for software failure?

AIncreasing Demand

BLow expectation

CIncreasing Supply

DLess reliable and expensive.

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Increasing supply will lead to more production and not failure.

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 What are attributes of good software?

ASoftware maintainability.

BSoftware functionality.

CSoftware development.

DA and B

EA,B and C.

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Good software should deliver the required functinality, maintainability. Software development is not an attribute but a fundamental

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 Which of these software engineering activities are not a part of software processes ?

ASoftware dependence.

BSoftware development.

CSoftware validation.

DSoftware specification.

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Software dependence is an attribute and not an engineering activity for process.

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 Which of these is incorrect ?

ASoftware engineering belongs to Computer science.

BSoftware engineering is a part of more general form of System Engineering.

CComputer science belongs to Software engineering.

DSoftware engineering is concerned with the practicalities of developing and delivering useful software.

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Software engineering is a vast sub domain which comes under computer science which is main domain.

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 Which of these is true ?

AGeneric products and customized products are types of software products.

BGeneric products are produces by organization and sold to open market.

CCustomized products are comissioned by particular customer.

DAll of the above.

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

All of them are true.

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 Which of these does not affect different types of software as a whole?

AHeterogeneity

BFlexibility

CBusiness and social change

DSecurity

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Option b & c are a part of Software Engineering as a subject,hence option a covers them both.

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