What is a Software Development Life Cycle? - Definition & Examples


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What is the software development life cycle?

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1. What are the stages of the SDLC?

2. What is requirements gathering?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz/worksheet combo helps you check your knowledge of software development and its life cycle. Stages of SDLC and requirements gathering are topics on the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

If you utilize these resources, you can test your knowledge of:

  • Actions taken during the design stage
  • The stage that takes the longest in the SDLC process
  • The meaning of SDLC
  • Requirements gathering

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding what SDLC stands for
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the stages of SDLC
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the business lesson on software development

Additional Learning

If you are interested in learning more about these software-related topics, go through the lesson called What is a Software Development Life Cycle? - Definition & Examples. Some additional topics you can learn about include:

  • What SDLC defines
  • SDLC methods
  • The waterfall model