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CSM Certification Study Guide - Certified Scrum Master

  • Course type: Self-paced
  • Available Lessons: 44
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    Principles of the Agile Manifesto
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    Principles of the Agile Manifesto

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If you are preparing for ScrumMaster certification, you can utilize this extensive study guide to help you review relevant topics for the certification exam. The lessons and quizzes that comprise this course are aligned with the content of the Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) exam.
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Lesson 1 - Principles of the Agile Manifesto Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92787].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92787].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Scrum: Process & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92791].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92791].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - What is Scrum Methodology? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92788].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92788].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - What is Scrum? - Definition & Terminology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92789].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92789].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Values & Principles of Scrum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92790].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92790].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Scrum Process Flow: Diagram & Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142190].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142190].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Scrum: Rules & Best Practices Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92792].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92792].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Timebox in Scrum & Agile Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145544].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145544].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Agile Methodology: Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92784].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92784].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Definition of Done in Agile Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92850].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92850].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Sprints in Agile & Scrum: Definition & Methodology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145542].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145542].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is a ScrumMaster? - Role & Training Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145541].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145541].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Scrum Product Owner: Role & Responsibilities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145538].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145538].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - ScrumMaster vs Product Owner Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145540].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145540].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - ScrumMaster vs. Project Manager Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92874].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92874].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - What is a Scrum Team? - Definition & Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[228587].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[228587].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Agile Iteration: Definition & Planning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92864].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92864].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - What is Iteration Zero in Agile Projects? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142192].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[142192].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Scrum Meeting: Format & Rules Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92865].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92865].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Scrum Meetings: Planning & Demo Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92866].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92866].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Daily Scrum: Purpose, Rules & Best Practices Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92867].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92867].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Sprint Planning in Scrum: Tools & Tips Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92868].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92868].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Agile Retrospective: Ideas & Activities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92869].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92869].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Scrum Retrospective: Format & Techniques Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92870].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92870].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Scrum Project Management: Framework & Tools Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92873].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92873].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Implementing Scrum Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145531].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145531].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Impediments in Scrum Project Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145532].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145532].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - The Scrum Approach to Project Execution Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92875].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92875].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Testing Life Cycle in Scrum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92905].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92905].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Testing Role in Scrum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92906].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92906].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Testing Tasks in Scrum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92907].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92907].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Scaling in Scrum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[228591].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[228591].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Working with Distributed Scrum Teams Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[228593].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[228593].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Scrum Product Backlog: Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[228597].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[228597].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Scrum Documentation: Process & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92843].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92843].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Scrum Sprint Backlog: Main Purpose & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92853].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92853].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Agile Product Backlog vs. Sprint Backlog Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92854].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92854].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Agile Estimating & Planning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92857].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92857].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Agile Estimation: Units & Techniques Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92858].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92858].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Scrum Velocity: Definition & Calculation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92860].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[92860].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Sprint Burndown Chart in Scrum: Example & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145535].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145535].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Release Burndown Chart in Scrum: Example & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145534].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145534].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Risk Burndown Chart: Example & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145536].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145536].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Burn Up Chart vs Burndown Chart in Scrum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145537].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[145537].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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