QA Interview Questions

  1. What is load testing?
  2. What is a rendezvous point?
  3. What is Performance testing?
  4. Why do you create parameters?
  5. Explain the Load testing process?
  6. Did u use Load Runner? What version?
  7. What is meant by the Build Deployment?
  8. How do you debug a Load Runner script?
  9. How did you find database related issues?
  10. What are the components of Load Runner?
  11. What is Software Development Life Cycle?
  12. Explain the Configuration of your systems?
  13. How did you find web server related issues?
  14. What are different types of software testing?
  15. Where do you set Iteration for Vuser testing?
  16. What is Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC)?
  17. Where do you set automatic correlation options?
  18. When do you do load and performance Testing?
  19. Explain the recording mode for web Vuser script?
  20. How do you perform functional testing under load?
  21. What document did you refer to write the Test Cases?
  22. What is the advantage of running the Vuser as thread?
  23. What are the changes you can make in run-time settings?
  24. What steps are needed to develop and run software tests?
  25. What is the difference between standard log and extended log?
  26. How you are breaking down the project among team members?
  27. How to find a tool that would work well with your existing system?
  28. What Component of Load Runner would you use to record a Script?
  29. What types of scripting techniques for test automation do you know?
  30. What is a function to capture dynamic values in the web Vuser script?
  31. Why is it often hard for management to get serious about quality assurance?
  32. If web server, database and Network are all fine where could be the problem?
  33. How can Software QA processes be implemented without stifling productivity?
  34. How can new Software QA processes be introduced in an existing organization?
  35. What are the major differences between stress testing, load testing, Volume testing?
  36. How will you evaluate the fields in the application under test using automation tool?
  37. What Component of Load Runner would you use to play back the script in multi user mode?
  38. How do you find out where correlation is required? Give few examples from your projects?
  39. When do you disable log in Virtual User Generator, When do you choose standard and extended logs?
  40. What is correlation? Explain the difference between automatic correlation and manual correlation?