Tag: Interview

Database Relationships Explained

Question I was asked this question in an interview. How do you implement one-to-one, one-to-many, and many-to-many relationships while designing tables Answer one-one relationship is most likely forced by business rules but it does not flow naturally from the data. One can combine both tables into one table without breaking normalization rules. To implement this

Feature Based Testing

Question I was asked this question during an interview. Say that your product has 10 features but you only have time to test 5 of them. How do you decide which ones to test. Answer There is no single correct answer for this question. I would calculate a score for each feature and start testing

Test Plan Example

Question I was asked this question during an interview: I want you to prepare for testing a project. How do you do that. Answer There is no single correct answer for this question. This is a general question, my answer might be of a general nature as well Testing never begin unless the following conditions

Good Source Code

Question I was asked this question in an interview: How would you define good or excellent code? Answer Here is what I came with. I guess everyone can answer it using his own words. Excellent code is working code. I mean it is the code that implements a software requirement specification which eventually makes the

Most Asked Interview Questions

Introduction I am currently working at Yahoo one of the top Internet companies in the world. I also had the chance to work at PayPal the dominant company in online payments. When I lost my job in 2008 I had more than 30 phone interviews and several onsite interviews. Just to mention few names, I