days
1
6
hours
0
3
minutes
5
9
seconds
4
2
search
Trivial pursuit

How well do you know your Sauce Labs trivia?

The Sauce Labs Team
Eclipse IDE Jenkins Akka npm MapR GitLab Sauce Labs JavaFX MicroProfile Apache Cassandra NetBeans Theia jOOQ Docker ArangoDB Hyperledger Couchbase Apache Spark
© Shutterstock / Frazao

Our regular programming pub quiz series continues this week with Sauce Labs. Do you know everything there is to know about this continuous testing cloud provider?

It’s time for another pub quiz. Today, we’re testing your knowledge of Sauce Labs trivia!

Sauce Labs ensures your favorite mobile apps and websites work flawlessly on every browser, operating system, and device. Its award-winning Continuous Testing Cloud provides development and quality teams with instant access to the test coverage, scalability, and analytics they need to deliver a flawless digital experience.

We got a little help from Sauce Labs on this week’s quiz!

 

1. The creator of Selenium, Jason Huggins, named the project Selenium because it was a remedy for what?
a) Somnambulance
b) Dandruff
c) Mercury poisoning
d) Stress

2. What was the original high level language for cross-platform commands sent from Selenium to the browser called?
a) Browserese
b) Selenese
c) Selenican
d) htmlish

3. When writing an automated test, the best approach for waiting for elements to load on a page:
a) Thread.sleep
b) Implicit waits
c) Explicit waits
d) Both implicit and explicit waits

4. To ensure automated tests will effectively run in parallel, individual tests should be:
a) Atomic and autonomous
b) Sequential
c) Boolean
d) Highly structured

SEE ALSO: Sauce Labs test the enterprise water with Sauce Team platform

5. Which of these will improve your continuous testing outcomes?
a)  Custom browser profiles
b) Random test ordering
c) Using self-signed certificates
d) Cyclomatic complexity analysis

6. As part of a continuous testing practice, tests that run quickly are a sign of:
a) Only running smoke tests
b) Having good parallelization
c) Having well structured, atomic tests
d) All of the above

7. Your entire test suite should run:
a) It depends
b) Only before large releases
c) When your CI system does a build
d) All of the time

8. Continuously testing while drunk is:
a) Fun
b) Exciting
c) Inappropriate if you make self-driving cars
d) How Twitter does it

SEE ALSO: Selenium 2.0 Released With New WebDriver APIs

Answers

1. c) Mercury poisoning

2. b) Selenese

3. d) Both implicit and explicit waits

4. a) Atomic and autonomous

5. b) Random test ordering

6. d) All of the above

7. a) It depends

8. No right answer 

Results

How well did you do? Do you know your Sauce Labs trivia?

0-2 correct: You’re just a beginner.

3-4 correct: You’re pretty solid in your Sauce Labs trivia, but you still might need to pay a little more attention to the details.

5-6 correct: Nice! You really know your stuff!

7-8 correct: You are a Sauce Labs master.

 

Programming Pub Quiz: Have you tried our other pub quizzes? Test your knowledge of other topics!

Author
Sauce Labs

The Sauce Labs Team

Sauce Labs ensures the world’s leading apps and websites work flawlessly on every browser, OS and device. Its award-winning Continuous Testing Cloud provides development and quality teams with instant access to the test coverage, scalability, and analytics they need to deliver a flawless digital experience. Sauce Labs is a privately held company funded by Toba Capital, Salesforce Ventures, Centerview Capital Technology, IVP and Adams Street Partners. For more information, please visit saucelabs.com.


Leave a Reply

Be the First to Comment!

avatar
400
  Subscribe  
Notify of