Introduction to Software Engineering and Process Models Quiz

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What is the opposite of software?


Which term refers to applications, scripts, and programs that run on a device?

Software Application

What is the process of designing and developing something using best practices, principles, and methods called?


Which type of software is designed for a specific type of business or organization?

Point of Sale

What term is used to describe a set of instructions, data, or programs used to operate computers and execute specific tasks?

Software Engineering

Which type of software is built to control the hardware of a specific system?

System Software

What is the primary focus of software engineering?

Designing and developing software products

What should a good software product primarily satisfy?

End-user and business needs

What does the reliability of a software product refer to?

Likelihood of operating without failure

What does maintainability of software primarily refer to?

Ability to repair and improve software code

Which characteristic of software refers to its ability to perform according to design specification?


What does usability of software primarily refer to?

Ease of use

What is the significance of maintainability in software engineering?

Easier repair and improvement of software code

What is the main concern of portability in software characteristics?

Ease of adapting the software to different environments

What is efficiency in the context of software characteristics?

Ability to utilize resources effectively.

What does functionality of software primarily refer to?

Ability to perform according to design specification.

Test your knowledge of software engineering, process models, and requirement engineering. This quiz covers the basics of software, its domains, and the fundamental principles of engineering software.

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