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HTTP Request

2min
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Easy  
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MCA

Software Engineering HTTP life cycle Web development Public

A user types www.testdome.com into their browser's address bar for the first time, presses enter, the webpage loads, and renders successfully.

Select the statements that are correct.

(Select all acceptable answers.)

Web App Architecture

3min
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Easy  
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MMCQ

Software Engineering Software architecture Solution architecture Public

During a discussion about architecture for a new web app the following sketchup was made:

Web app architecture

The authors of the sketchup forgot to write the descriptions for three components marked with red numbers.

Select the best choice, regarding the context, for the description that should define each component.

Big O Notation

5min
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Easy  
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MMCQ

Software Engineering Complexity Public

For the following pseudocode functions, choose the big O notation that accurately describes its worst-case complexity.

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HTTP Post, Cookies, Mock Configuration, UML Diagrams, Sort Comprehension, Tree Traversal, REST Communications, Engine, Do Recursive, Advertising Platform, Blame, Candidates REST API, Collaborative Software, Panel System, Service Discovery, Spreadsheet App, Web Protocol, Welcome Screen, Car Persistence, Cloud Solution
Covered Skills

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Software Engineering HTTP Web development Inversion of control OOP UML Algorithmic thinking Complexity Recursion Tree traversal REST Inheritance Method overriding Behavioral patterns Design patterns Collaborative environment Solution architecture Software architecture Software architecture patterns Creational patterns Microservices Cloud computing Network security Protocol
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Software Developer

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