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92720 CSC 3981 -- Advanced Software Engineering I -- Fall 2012
Online Course
Quiz 1

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This is the weekly quiz for 11 September 2012 for the CSC 3981 course. Please do this quiz after you have completed the rest of assignment 1. It should take between one half hour and 2 1/2 hours to complete if you are well prepared, longer if not.

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  1. Compare and contrast the various approaches to software engineering you have been reading.

  2. Explain the concept of the mythical man-month and how it impacts work on large software engineering projects.

  3. Explain Mills's Proposal.

  4. Show how to write a Hello World program in C.

  5. Give your gmail address.

  6. Give your Skype ID and the version number of Skype you have installed.

  7. Give the URLs of your Google Sites site for your portfolio project and your assignment submissions.

  8. Give the URL of your Google Blogger blog for this course. Note that you should have written your blog entries before you answer this question.

  9. Compare and contrast plan-drive versus agile approaches.

  10. Discuss what is needed in a software requirements document.

  11. Summarize the three most important things you learned in Prof. Joshi's first lecture.

  12. Summarize the three most important things you learned in Prof. Joshi's second lecture.

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Updated 2 September 2012.