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1

what is done in the testing stage

the code is tested with a variety of test data

2

what are the three types of test data

normal extreme and exceptional

3

what is normal data

this is were the data entered is well within the limit

4

what is extreme data

this is were the data entered is right on the limit

5

what is exceptional data

this is were the data entered is out of the limit

6

name the three types of error

syntax
execution
logic

7

what is a syntax error

this is were the code brakes the rules of the programming langue

8

what is an execution error

this is an error that occurs when the code is running things like dividing by 0 can cause this

9

what is a logic error

this is an error that produces incorrect results but doesn't stop the code from running

10

what two documents are produced in the documentation stage

user guide
technical guide

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what dose the user guide in it

it explains how to use the software it may have a tutorial

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what is in the technical guide

this explains the system requirements needed to run the software

13

what happens in the evaluation stage

it is when the programmers look at the solution that they have created and consider how good there program
is

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what is readability

readability is were the programmer make his coding reliable for other programmers