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OCR computer science A453 -Testing/Documentation help!

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    I was wondering if someone could explain teh documenrtation/testing in the A453 OCR computing coursework. I've finished all my coding all i have left is the documentation. Can you give me like advice/tips on testing and development?? like how would you do the test pan and what does systematic tetsing mean? I'm struggling to find a good way to lay out my testing and studd iI wodl need to talk about to get the top marks.

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    The documenation is worth the most amount of marks so you should spend the most amount of time on it.

    The testing table is where you test every possible outcome of your program. For example, if your program was a game that had a menu with 3 options - play, high scores, quit - you would perform a test for each of these menu options.

    Your testing table should look something like this:

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    oh okay. Thanks. What does the 'systematic testing' mean.
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    (Original post by bluepearl7)
    oh okay. Thanks. What does the 'systematic testing' mean.
    Where you test the program against all possible input methods - basically what the testing table is for
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    (Original post by bluepearl7)
    I was wondering if someone could explain teh documenrtation/testing in the A453 OCR computing coursework. I've finished all my coding all i have left is the documentation. Can you give me like advice/tips on testing and development?? like how would you do the test pan and what does systematic tetsing mean? I'm struggling to find a good way to lay out my testing and studd iI wodl need to talk about to get the top marks.

    Thanks!
    Is this for the phone troubleshooting tasks?
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    (Original post by Nerd4lert)
    Is this for the phone troubleshooting tasks?
    yep
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    My centre defines "systematic testing" as those little tests you repeatedly run as you write lines of code. The development is therefore a story of the creation of the code for that particular task, step by step, screen shot by screen shot showing the evolution of code from the first few lines solving a small part of the problem to the final step where the code is tied up for final end user testing, removing all the print lines that were used to see what values many of the internal variables were holding to check the program was actually doing what we thought it was doing.
 
 
 
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