Interview questions related to Defects/bugs


  • What is the difference between a Bug and a defect?
  • Define a bug life cycle. What are the different states of a bug?
  • What are the contents of a bug report?
  • What is the difference between severity and Priority (with respect to a bug)?
  • Who sets severity and priority?
  • What do you do if the defect is rejected?
  • What do you do if the Bug is not reproducible?
  • Give me a Defect example for each severity from your project.