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The Domain Testing Workbook by Douglas Hoffman, Sowmya Padmanabhan, Cem Kaner

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SECTION 1. PART 2. SUMMARIES OF KEY TECHNICAL CONCEPTS

Black-box software testing

BBST®

Goals of testing

Domain

Input and output domains

Specified domain

Specification

Variable

Input, result, output, and configuration variables

Stored data

Variable types

Record

Data entry field

User Interface Control

Dimension

Primary dimension

Secondary dimension

Notional variable

Multidimensional variable

Explicit versus implicit

N-tuple

Combinatorial explosion

Risk

Theory of error

Similarity of tests

Test idea

Risk/equivalence table

Power of a test

Error-revealing

Best representative

Corner case

Oracle

Filters

Analogy to opinion polling

Stratified sampling

Linearizable variable

Coverage ...

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