Solved MCQ Questions on SDLC set-2

1) In this phase of the SDLC, new or alternative information systems are designed.
A. preliminary investigation
B. system analysis
C. system design
D. system development

2) The information systems are considered to be evolved through ......... different levels of the system.
A. One
B. Two
C. Three
D. Four

3) The final output of ........... stage of SDLC is terms or reference.
A. problem definition
B. feasibility study
C. system analysis
D. system development

4) In order to obtain financing for the analysis phase, the systems analyst must
A. prepare a preliminary investigation report
B. justify the expense of upgrading
C. consider abandoning the project
D. train users on the new system

5) State whether the following statements are True.
i) A conceptual model is no more than an idea.
ii) The Data Flow Diagram (DFD), Flow chart are the basic components of the logical models.
A. i only
B. ii only
C. Both i and ii
D. None of the above

6) The key considerations involved in the feasibility analysis is/are
A. Economic
B. Technical
C. Behavioral
D. All of the above

7) After designing alternative systems, the system analyst must
A. prepare a system design report
B. diagram the system
C. prepare a data flow diagram
D. select the best alternative

8) A ........... system design necessarily includes understanding of the flow of information, logical and processing and input output relationship.
A. conceptual
B. logical
C. physical
D. practical


9) In feasibility study, the ............ feasibility will only consider the cost/benefit analysis of the proposed project.
A. economic
B. technical
C. behavioral
D. logical

10) The first step of system development is to purchase or custom design
A. software
B. a network
C. hardware
D. training materials

11) The ........... system model can be tested and implemented, which consists of programs, data files and documentation.
A. conceptual
B. logical
C. physical
D. practical

12) The fundamental activities involved in the system analysis are
i) Definition of the overall system
ii) Separation of the system into smaller and manageable parts.
iii) finding programming errors in the existing system
A. i and ii only
B. ii and iii only
C. i and iii only
D. All i, ii and iii

13) The old and new systems run side by side for a period of time when using the ........ approach to implementation.
A. direct
B. parallel
C. phased
D. pilot

14) In ............ stage of SDLC, training of the user staff, system documentation and implementation are done.
A. system development
B. system implementation
C. system analysis
D. system development

15) Some of the tools which are available with the system analysis are
i) review of documentation
ii) observation of the situation
iii) conducting interviews
iv) questionnaire administration
A. i, ii and iii only
B. ii, iii and iv only
C. i, iii and iv only
D. all i, ii, iii and iv

16) This implementation approach ......... is preferred when there are many people in an organization performing similar operations.
A. direct
B. parallel
C. phased
D. pilot

17) In .......... stage of SDLC, the statement of scope and objectives, opportunities and performance criteria are prepared.
A. problem definition
B. feasibility study
C. system analysis
D. system development

18) The final output of ........... phase of SDLC is a functional specification report of the existing system.
A. problem definition
B. feasibility study
C. system analysis
D. system development

19) State whether the following statements are True or False.
i) The final step in the preliminary investigation is to create an organization chart.
ii) Gathering data and information in the first step of systems analysis can be achieved through conducting interviews and doing observation.
A. i-True, ii-True
B. i-True, ii-False
C. i-False, ii-True
D. i-False, ii-False

20) In .......... stage of SDLC, refined and tuned system is prepared along with revised documentation and satisfied users.
A. system development
B. system implementation
C. post implementation maintenance and review
D. system development


Answers

1) C. system design
2)  C. Three
3) A. problem definition
4) A. prepare a preliminary investigation report
5) C. Both i and ii
6) D. All of the above
7) D. select the best alternative
8) B. logical
9) A. economic
10) A. software
11) C. physical
12) A. i and ii only
13) B. parallel
14) B. system implementation
15) D. all i, ii, iii and iv
16) D. pilot
17) A. problem definition
18) C. system analysis
19) C. i-False, ii-True
20) C. post implementation maintenance and review