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BasicConcepts(3questions)

1.

WhichisNOToneofthesevenpartsofTOGAFdocument?

(A) ADMGuidelinesandTechniques
(B) ArchitectureContentFramework
(C) ArchitectureGovernance
(D) TOGAFReferenceModels
(E) ArchitectureCapabilityFramework
2.

WhatisArchitectureintheContextofTOGAF?

(A) Thefundamentalorganizationofasystem,embodiedinitscomponents,their
relationshipstoeachotherandtheenvironment,andtheprinciplesgoverningits
designandevolution
(B) Arigorousdescriptionofthestructureofanenterprise,whichcomprises
enterprisecomponents(businessentities),theexternallyvisiblepropertiesof
thosecomponents,andtherelationships(e.g.thebehavior)betweenthem
(C) Anarchitectureisthemostimportant,pervasive,toplevel,strategicinventions,
decisions,andtheirassociatedrationalesabouttheoverallstructure(i.e.,essential
elementsandtheirrelationships)andassociatedcharacteristicsandbehavior
(D) Architectureistheuseofabstractionsandmodelstosimplifyandcommunicate
complexstructuresandprocessestoimproveunderstandingandforecasting
(E) Aformaldescriptionofasystem,oradetailedplanofthesystematacomponent
leveltoguideitsimplementationorthestructureofcomponents,theirinter
relationships,andtheprinciplesandguidelinesgoverningtheirdesignand
evolutionovertime
3.

WhichofthefollowingaccordingtoTOGAFisNOTareasontousean
EnterpriseArchitectureFramework?

(A) Itwillspeedupandsimplifyarchitecturedevelopment
(B) Itwillensuremorecompletecoverageofthedesignedsolution
(C) Itwillmakecertainthatthearchitectureselectedallowsforfuturegrowthin
responsetotheneedsofthebusiness
(D) Itsusemaybemandatedbyfederalagencies

(E) Itwillensurecomplianceandprotecttheinterestofstakeholders

CoreConcepts(3questions)
4.

Whicharethethreemaincategoriesofarchitecturalworkproduct
doesArchitectureContentFrameworkspecify?

(A) ArchitectureVision,ArchitectureRequirementsSpecificationandArchitecture
Roadmap
(B) SourceArchitecture,TargetArchitectureandGapAnalysis
(C) ArchitectureVision,ArchitectureDesignDocumentandTransitionArchitecture
(D) BuildingBlock,ArtifactandDeliverable
(E) RequestforArchitectureWork,StatementofArchitectureWorkandArchitecture
Contract
5.

WhichisNOTapartofArchitectureRepository?

(A) Theorganizationallytailoredapplicationofanarchitectureframework,includinga
metamodelforarchitecturecontent
(B) Theparameters,structures,andprocessesthatsupportgovernanceofthe
ArchitectureRepository
(C) Anarchitecturalviewofthebuildingblocksthatareinusewithintheorganization
today
(D) AStakeholderanalysisandmap
(E) Arecordofgovernanceactivityacrosstheenterprise
6.

WhichoftheseareNOTthebenefitsofArchitectureGovernance?

(A) Increasedvisibilitysupportinginternalprocessesandexternalparties
requirements
(B) Greatershareholdervalue
(C) Improvedsoftwaredevelopmentproductivity
(D) Protectionoftheexistingassetbasethroughmaximizingreuse
(E) Controlledriskmanagement

IntroductiontotheADM(3questions)
7.

DoesADMsupportiteration?

(A) Yes,youcanonlycyclearoundtheADM
(B) Yes,youcancyclearoundallsingleindividualphase
(C) Yes,youcancyclearoundanycombinationofphases
(D) Yes,youcancyclearoundADM,iterateacrossspecificphasesorcyclethrough
someofthephases
(E) No,ADMisnotiterative
8.

WhichofthefollowingstatementsabouttherelationbetweenADM
andArchitectureRepositoryiscorrect?

(A) AtrelevantplacesthroughouttheADM,therearereminderstoconsiderwhich
architectureassetsfromtheArchitectureRepositorythearchitectshoulduse
(B) ThepracticalimplementationoftheEnterpriseContinuumwilltypicallytakethe
formofanArchitectureRepositorythatincludesreferencearchitectures,models,
andpatternsmandatedinTOGAF
(C) InexecutingtheADM,thearchitectisonlydevelopingasnapshotofthe
enterpriseatparticularpointsintime,andpopulatingtheorganizationsown
ArchitectureRepositoryisoutsidethescopeofADM
(D) ThefirstexecutionoftheADMissimplifiedbecauseofthereusepotentialofthe
standardarchitectureassetsavailableforreuseinTOGAFArchitecture
Repository
(E) ArchitectureRepositoryisonlyaccessedintheRequirementManagementphase
9.

WhichofthefollowingisNOTavalidreasonforwantingtotailorADM
forthespecificneedoftheenterprise?

(A) AnimportantconsiderationisthattheorderofthephasesintheADMistosome
extentdependentonthematurityofthearchitecturedisciplinewithinthe
enterpriseconcerned
(B) AnenterprisemaywishtouseortailortheADMinconjunctionwiththesecurity
bestpracticesinuseintheenterprise
(C) TheADMisoneofmanycorporateprocessesthatmakeupthecorporate
governancemodelforanenterprise
(D) TheADMisbeingmandatedforusebyaprimeorleadcontractorinan
outsourcingsituation,andneedstobetailoredtoachieveasuitablecompromise

betweenthecontractorsexistingpracticesandthecontractingenterprises
requirements
(E) Theenterpriseisasmalltomediumenterprise,andwishestouseacutdown
versionoftheADM

TheEnterpriseContinuumandTools(5questions)
10.

WhichofthefollowingstatementsaboutEnterpriseContinuum
isNOTcorrect?

(A) ItisaviewoftheArchitectureRepositorythatprovidesmethodsforclassifying
architectureandsolutionartifacts,bothinternalandexternaltotheArchitecture
Repository
(B) Itisanimportantaidtocommunicationandunderstanding,bothwithinindividual
enterprises,andbetweencustomerenterprisesandvendororganizations
(C) Italsorepresentsanaidtoorganizingreusablearchitectureandsolutionassets
(D) Itisaphysicalrepositoryofallarchitectureassetsmodels,patterns,architecture
descriptions,andotherartifactsproducedduringapplicationoftheADM
(E) Itrepresentsanaidtocommunication
11.

WhichofthefollowingstatementsisNOTcorrect?

(A) TheArchitectureContinuumprovidesaconsistentwaytodescribeand
understandtheimplementationoftheassets
(B) AFoundationArchitecturesupportsthecompleteenterpriseoperating
environment
(C) CommonSystemsArchitecturesguidethecreationofanarchitectureusefulfor
buildingcommonsolutionsacrossawidenumberofrelevantdomains
(D) IndustryArchitecturesguidetheintegrationofcommonsystemscomponentswith
industryspecificcomponents
(E) OrganizationSpecificArchitecturesdescribeandguidethefinaldeploymentof
userwrittenorthirdpartycomponentsthatconstituteeffectivesolutionsfor
particularenterprises
12.

WhichofthefollowingisNOTapartofArchitectureRepository?

(A) ArchitectureLandscape
(B) StandardsInformationBase
(C) ArchitectureMetamodel

(D) ArchitectureCapability
(E) ComplianceLog
13.

WhatisaStandardsInformationBase?

(A) Itholdsguidelines,templates,patterns
(B) Itholdsasetofspecifications,towhicharchitecturesmustconform
(C) Itdefinestheparameters,structures,andprocessesthatsupportgovernance
(D) Itdescribestheorganizationallytailoredapplicationofanarchitectureframework
(E) Itholdsviewofthebuildingblocksthatareinusewithintheorganizationtoday
14.

WhatofthefollowingstatementsisNOTcorrect?

(A) EnterpriseContinuumisavirtualrepositorywhereastheArchitectureRepository
isaphysicalrepository
(B) EnterpriseContinuumcanbethoughtofasaviewoftheArchitectureRepository
(C) TheArchitectureRepositorydefinessixclassesforarchitecturalinformationheld
intherepository
(D) TOGAFrecognizestheneedtomanagethecontentoftheEnterpriseContinuum
usingtoolsbutdoesnotprovideanyguidanceontoolselection
(E) TheSolutionsContinuumisapopulationofthearchitecturewithreference
buildingblockseitherpurchasedproductsorbuiltcomponentsthatrepresent
asolutiontotheenterprisesbusinessneeds

ADMPhases(9questions)
15.

InwhichphasedoestheBusinessScenariosfirstgetdefined?

(A) Preliminaryphase
(B) PhaseA
(C) PhaseB
(D) PhaseC

(E) PhaseD
16.

WhichofthefollowingstatementsaboutBusinessArchitecture
isNOTcorrect?

(A) AknowledgeoftheBusinessArchitectureisaprerequisiteforarchitectureworkin
anyotherdomain
(B) BusinessArchitectureisoftennecessaryasameansofdemonstratingthebusiness
valueofsubsequentarchitecturework
(C) BusinessArchitecturelooksattheEnterpriseinabstractionanddoesnotlookat
therelationshipbetweenpeopleandprocess
(D) BusinessArchitectureshouldsupporttheagreedArchitectureVision
(E) BusinessArchitectureshoulddemonstratehowstakeholderconcernsare
addressed
17.

WhichofthefollowingisNOTinthescopeofTechnologyArchitecture
documentation?

(A) FundamentalorganizationoftheITsystem
(B) TheprinciplesgoverningitsdesignandevolutionITsystem
(C) Hardware,software,andcommunicationstechnologyandtheirrelationshipsto
eachotherandtheenvironment
(D) Technicalimplementationarchitecture
(E) TargetTechnologyArchitecturethatwillformthebasisofthesubsequent
implementationandmigrationplanning
18.

WhichofthefollowingisNOTanobjectiveofphaseF?[Update:The
answertothisquestionisnotvalidforTOGAF9.1.Theobjectiveof
phaseFhasbeenmodified]

(A) ToensurethattheImplementationandMigrationPlaniscoordinatedwiththe
variousmanagementframeworksinusewithintheenterprise
(B) Toprioritizeallworkpackages,projects,andbuildingblocksbyassigningbusiness
valuetoeachandconductingacost/benefitanalysis
(C) TofinalizetheArchitectureVisionandArchitectureDefinitionDocuments,inline
withtheagreedimplementationapproach
(D) ToconfirmtheTransitionArchitectureswiththerelevantstakeholders

(E) Formulaterecommendationsforeachimplementationproject
19.

WhichofthefollowingisNOTanobjectiveofphaseH?[Update:The
answertothisquestionisnotvalidforTOGAF9.1.Theobjectiveof
phaseHhasbeenmodified]

(A) Assesstheperformanceofthearchitectureandmakerecommendationsfor
change
(B) Mobilizesupportingoperationsthatwillunderpinthefutureworkinglifetimeof
thedeployedsolution
(C) Maximizethebusinessvaluefromthearchitectureandongoingoperations
(D) EnsurethatBaselineArchitecturescontinuetobefitforpurpose
(E) Establishanarchitecturechangemanagementprocessforthenewenterprise
architecturebaselinethatisachievedwithcompletionofPhaseG
20.

Inwhichphaseisanagreementreachedonthearchitecturemethod
tobeadopted?

(A) PreliminaryPhase
(B) PhaseA
(C) PhaseB
(D) PhaseE
(E) RequirementManagementPhase
21.

HowistheTransitionArchitectureformulated?

(A) ItemergesthroughphaseBtoDandisfinalizedinphaseE
(B) ItisfirstformulatedinphaseEandgetsrefinedinphaseFandG
(C) ItisformulatedinphaseEandthensplitintoimplementationprojects
(D) BasedontheimplementationprojectsselectedinphaseE,Transition
ArchitecturesisarrivedatinphaseF
(E) InPhaseEmajorimplementationprojectsgroupedintoTransitionArchitectures
andtheyareconfirmedwithrelevantstakeholdersinphaseF

22.

Inwhichphaseisthecost/benefitanalysisdone?

(A) PreliminaryPhase
(B) PhaseA
(C) PhaseB
(D) PhaseE
(E) PhaseF
23.

HowistheArchitectureGovernanceperformed?

(A) ItisestablishedinPhaseAandoperatedonPhaseFtoH
(B) ItisestablishedinPreliminaryPhase,refinedinPhaseAandoperatedonPhaseF
toH
(C) ItisestablishedinPhaseAandoperatedonPhaseEtoG
(D) ItisestablishedinPreliminaryPhaseandoperatedonPhaseGandH
(E) ItisestablishedinPreliminaryPhaseandoperatedonallsubsequentphases

ADMGuidelinesandTechniques(6questions)
24.

WhichofthefollowingisNOTanADMGuidelineorTechnique?

(A) ArchitecturePrinciples
(B) UsecaseModeling
(C) ArchitecturePatterns
(D) InteroperabilityRequirements
(E) CapabilityBasedPlanning
25.

WhichofthefollowingisNOTdescribedbyaBusinessScenario?

(A) Abusinessprocess,application,orsetofapplications
Thebusinessandtechnologyenvironment

(B)
(C) Thepeopleandcomputingcomponentswhoexecutethescenario
(D) Theunderlyingbusinessvision
(E) Thedesiredoutcomeofproperexecution
26.

WhichofthefollowingisNOTthesourceofabusinessdomaingap?

(A) Peoplegaps
(B) Processgaps
(C) Toolsgaps
(D) Informationgaps
(E) Datarelationshipgaps
27.

Inwhichphasearethenatureandsecurityconsiderationsof
informationandserviceexchangesdetermined?

(A) PreliminaryPhase
(B) PhaseA
(C) PhaseB
(D) PhaseC
(E) PhaseD
28.

InwhichPhaseistheriskidentificationandmitigationassessment
worksheetsaremaintainedasgovernanceartifactsandarekeptup
todate?

(A) PhaseA
(B) PhaseE
(C) PhaseF

(D) PhaseG
(E) PhaseH
29.

Whichamongthefollowingisatechniquefordiscoveringtheneedfor
aCapability?

(A) GapAnalysis
(B) ArchitecturePatterns
(C) InteroperabilityRequirements
(D) BusinessScenario
(E) BusinessTransformationReadinessAssessment

ArchitectureGovernance(3questions)
30.

WhichofthefollowingisNOTapartofArchitectureGovernance?

(A) Implementingasystemofcontrolsoverthecreationandmonitoringofall
architecturalcomponentsandactivities
(B) Improvingthematuritylevelofarchitecturedisciplinewithintheorganization
(C) Implementingasystemtoensurecompliancewithinternalandexternalstandards
andregulatoryobligations
(D) Establishingprocessesthatsupporteffectivemanagementoftheaboveprocesses
withinagreedparameters
(E) Developingpracticesthatensureaccountabilitytoaclearlyidentifiedstakeholder
community
31.

WhatdoestheConceptualStructureofArchitectureGovernance
Frameworkcontain?

(A) Compliance,BusinessControl,MonitoringandReporting
(B) Process,Content,MonitoringandReporting
(C) Process,Content,RepositoryandProcessFlowControl
(D) Content,Context,ProcessandReporting

(E) BusinessControl,Content,MonitoringandReporting
32.

WhichofthefollowingisNOTthepurposeofArchitecture
ComplianceReview?

(A) Toimprovethematuritylevelofarchitecturedisciplinewithintheorganization
(B) Toidentifywherethestandardsthemselvesmayrequiremodification
(C) Toidentifyservicesthatarecurrentlyapplicationspecificbutmightbeprovided
aspartoftheenterpriseinfrastructure
(D) Todocumentstrategiesforcollaboration,resourcesharing,andothersynergies
acrossmultiplearchitectureteams
(E) Totakeadvantageofadvancesintechnology

ArchitectureViews,Viewpoints,andStakeholders(2questions)
33.

WhichofthefollowingisNOTacorrectstatementaboutconcern?

(A) Concernsdeterminetheacceptabilityofthesystem
(B) Thetermsconcernandrequirementaresynonymous
(C) Concernsaretherootoftheprocessofdecompositionintorequirements
(D) Concernsarerepresentedinthearchitecturebytheserequirements
(E) Eachstakeholdertypicallyhasinterestsin,orconcernsrelativeto,thatsystem
34.

WhichstepsamongthefollowingisNOTarecommendedstepto
createtherequiredviewsforaparticulararchitecture?

(A) Refertoanyexistinglibrariesofviewpoints
(B) Selectkeystakeholders
(C) Analyzetheirrequirementanddocumentthem
(D) Selectappropriateviewpoints
(E) Generateviewsofthesystemusingtheselectedviewpointsastemplates

BuildingBlocks(2questions)
35.

WhichofthefollowingisNOTthecharacteristicofagoodbuilding
block?

(A) Itconsidersimplementationandusage,andevolvestoexploittechnologyand
standards
(B) Itmaybeassembledfromotherbuildingblocks
(C) Itmaybeasubassemblyofotherbuildingblocks
(D) Ideally,abuildingblockisreusableandreplaceable,andwellspecifiedwithstable
interfaces
(E) Itmayspecifyimplementationdetails
36.

WhatdoesArchitectureBuildingBlocksdo?

(A) Theydefinehowthefunctionalitywillberealizedthroughproductsand
components
(B) Theycapturearchitecturerequirements
(C) Theydefinetheimplementation
(D) Theyfulfillbusinessrequirements
(E) Theyareproductorvendoraware

ADMDeliverables(2questions)
37.

Whichamongthefollowingisbeyondthescopeofgovernanceof
ArchitectureContract?

(A) Continuousmonitoringtocheckintegrity
(B) Adherencetotheprinciplesandstandards
(C) Facilitatereusablility
(D) Identificationofrisks
(E) Ensuringaccountability,responsibility,anddiscipline

38.

InwhichphaseisCapabilityAssessmentcarriedout?

(A) ItisfirstcarriedoutinPhaseAandupdatedinPhaseE
(B) ItisfirstcarriedoutinPreliminaryPhaseandupdatedinPhaseAtoE
(C) ItisfirstcarriedoutinPhaseA,updatedinPhaseEandfinalizedinPhaseF
(D) ItisfirstcarriedoutinPreliminaryPhase,updatedinPhaseAtoEandfinalizedin
PhaseF
(E) ItisfirstcarriedoutinPhaseAandupdatedinPhaseBtoE

TOGAFReferenceModels(2questions)
39.

WhatistheTOGAFTechnicalReferenceModel?

(A) ItisareferencemodelthatfocusesontheApplicationSoftwarespace
(B) ItisfundamentallyanApplicationArchitecturereferencemodelamodelofthe
applicationcomponentsandapplicationservicessoftwareessentialforan
integratedinformationinfrastructure
(C) Itenableseachindividualdepartmenttooperateatmaximumefficiencywasfora
longtimeacceptedasthebestapproachtomanagingalargeenterprise
(D) Itdescribesafundamentalarchitectureuponwhichother,morespecific,
architecturescanbebased
(E) Itpointstorulesandstandardstoassistinleveragingsolutionsandproducts
withinthevaluechain
40.

WhatamongthefollowingisNOTapartoftheIntegrated
InformationInfrastructureReferenceModeltaxonomy?

(A) Informationconsumerapplication
(B) Managementutilities
(C) Brokeringapplication
(D) Communicationinfrastructureinterface
(E) Informationproviderapplication

Answers

1 .CArchitectureGov ernance
2 .EAform aldescriptionofasy stem ,oradetailedplanofthesy stem atacom ponentlev eltoguideitsim plem entation
orthestructureofcom ponents,theirinterrelationships,andtheprinciplesandguidelinesgov erningtheirdesignand
ev olutionov ertim e
3 .EItwillensurecom plianceandprotecttheinterestofstakeholders
4 .DBuildingBlock,ArtifactandDeliv erable
5.DAStakeholderanaly sisandm ap
6 .CIm prov edsoftwaredev elopm entproductiv ity
7 .DYes,y oucancy clearoundADM,iterateacrossspecificphasesorcy clethroughsom eofthephases
8.AAtrelev antplacesthroughouttheADM,therearerem inderstoconsiderwhicharchitectureassetsfrom the
ArchitectureRepository thearchitectshoulduse
9 .BAnenterprisem ay wishtouseortailortheADMinconjunctionwiththesecurity bestpracticesinuseinthe
enterprise
1 0.DItisaphy sicalrepository ofallarchitectureassetsm odels,patterns,architecturedescriptions,andotherartifacts
producedduringapplicationoftheADM
1 1 .ATheArchitectureContinuum prov idesaconsistentway todescribeandunderstandtheim plem entationofthe
assets
1 2 .ECom plianceLog
1 3 .BItholdsasetofspecifications,towhicharchitecturesm ustconform
1 4 .DTOGAFrecognizestheneedtom anagethecontentoftheEnterpriseContinuum usingtoolsbutdoesnotprov ide
any guidanceontoolselection
1 5.BPhaseA
1 6 .CBusinessArchitecturelooksattheEnterpriseinabstractionanddoesnotlookattherelationshipbetweenpeople
andprocess
1 7 .DTechnicalim plem entationarchitecture
1 8.EForm ulaterecom m endationsforeachim plem entationproject
1 9 .BMobilizesupportingoperationsthatwillunderpinthefutureworkinglifetim eofthedeploy edsolution
2 0.APrelim inary Phase
2 1 .EInPhaseEm ajorim plem entationprojectsgroupedintoTransitionArchitecturesandthey areconfirm edwith
relev antstakeholdersinphaseF
2 2 .EPhaseF
2 3 .DItisestablishedinPrelim inary PhaseandoperatedonPhaseGandH
2 4 .BUsecaseModeling
2 5.DTheunderly ingbusinessv ision
2 6 .EDatarelationshipgaps
2 7 .BPhaseA
2 8.DPhaseG
2 9 .DBusinessScenario
3 0.BIm prov ingthem aturity lev elofarchitecturedisciplinewithintheorganization
3 1 .CProcess,Content,Repository andProcessFlowControl
3 2 .AToim prov ethem aturity lev elofarchitecturedisciplinewithintheorganization
3 3 .BTheterm sconcernandrequirem entaresy nony m ous
3 4 .CAnaly zetheirrequirem entanddocum entthem
3 5.EItm ay specify im plem entationdetails
3 6 .BThey capturearchitecturerequirem ents
3 7 .CFacilitatereusable
3 8.AItisfirstcarriedoutinPhaseAandupdatedinPhaseE
3 9 .DItdescribesafundam entalarchitectureuponwhichother,m orespecific,architecturescanbebased
4 0.DCom m unicationinfrastructureinterface