Frequently Asked Question

Question: I am from _xyz_ country. Is your premium self-study guide 2017 useful for my country's ISTQB exam?

Answer: Yes, our self-study guide 2017 is useful for all countries where ISTQB exam can be attempted. All the boards use the same syllabus, same exam pattern, same questioning guidelines, same number of questions, same passing marks, and same exam duration; probably even the same question bank. Our self-study package is based on the syllabus and applicable and helpful to all country boards.

Download Quickly

You can now download our premium self-study package directly from Gumroad. You can use credit card/Paypal as payment method. Click on this link, fill the information, download the zipped package, and start your preparation right away. Download Now

We Now Accept Bitcoin too

Pay with Bitcoin!
Once you have submitted payment please email us at [email protected] with the BTC amount you have sent with your correct details.
Bitcoin wallet address: 19o2XahMaK7k4KbBjsehGefpojZHUHuD4C

ISTQB Foundation Level – Tips & Tricks to Pass Easily (With Sample Papers)

Home/ISTQB Foundation Level/ISTQB Foundation Level – Tips & Tricks to Pass Easily (With Sample Papers)

ISTQB Foundation Level – Tips & Tricks to Pass Easily (With Sample Papers)

Are you prepared for ISTQB Exam for the year 2017? Download our ISTQB Dumps 2017. Note – You must read this “What is ISTQB Certification?” before starting to read this post.

ISTQB Foundation Level

Why Foundation?
The Foundation Level qualification is aimed at professionals who need to demonstrate practical knowledge of the fundamental concepts of software testing. This includes people in roles such as test designers, test analysts, test engineers, test consultants, test managers, user acceptance testers and IT Professionals.
The Foundation Level qualification is also appropriate for anyone who needs a basic understanding of software testing, such as project managers, quality managers, software development managers, business analysts, IT directors and management consultants.

What are the entry criteria?
It is suggested that candidates for the Foundation Level certification have at least six months’ practical experience in a professional testing role.

Which levels are available after Foundation?
Holders of the Foundation certificate are eligible to continue on to higher level software testing qualifications, certifying themselves at Advanced level, and then at the Expert level. Recently ISTQB launched new scheme after foundation level. ISTQB Agile Tester ExtensionCMAP – Mobile App Testing Foundation Level are some of the options looking forward to.

Which is the Best Book for ISTQB Foundation Level Certification?
“Foundations Of Software Testing ISTQB Certification”
By –
Dorothy Graham
Erik van Veenendaal
Isabel Evans
Rex Black
Buy this ISTQB Exam Certification Book from here.

General Guidelines for Preparing ISTQB Exam

  • 40 Questions
  • 65% pass mark
  • 75 minutes (Additional 15 minutes if your first language is not English)
  • Multiple choice questions
  • Only one correct answer
  • No negative marking
  • All questions from syllabus
  • Read the syllabus very carefully
  • Download ISTQB Sample Papers and solve them (28 free sample papers given below)
  • You can also buy some premium ISTQB Foundation Level Exam dumps 2017 from us by paying only 39.95 USD .

100% Passing Rate ISTQB Dumps and Guide – A Complete Self Study Package – Click Here to Know more

Question breakup

  • 50% K1 (remember, recall type)
  • 30% K2 (Compare, contrast type)
  • 20% K3 (Analyze, apply type. Numerical type as well)
  • See syllabus for details on K levels

Syllabus Breakup for ISTQB Preparation Material
The principles of testing: Terminology; why testing is necessary; fundamental test process; psychology of testing; re-testing and regression testing; expected results; prioritization.
Testing throughout the life-cycle: Models for testing; economics of testing; high level test planning; acceptance testing; integration testing in the large; functional and non-functional system testing; integration testing in the small; component testing; maintenance testing.
Static testing: Reviews and the test process; types of review; static analysis.
Test design techniques: Dynamic testing techniques, Black and white-box testing techniques; error guessing, BVA etc.
Test management: Organization; configuration management; test estimation, monitoring and control; incident management; standards for testing.
Tool support for testing: Types of CAST tool (Computer-Aided Software Testing); tool selection and implementation.

ISTQB-Foundation-Level

Tips and Tricks
– ISTQB Questions are simple but answers are confusing at times. More than one correct answers possible. Choose the one which is more correct or correct in more scenarios.
– Read the questions very carefully. Sometimes you might miss important words. Solve ISTQB Sample Papers frequently.
– Do not jump to answer quickly. Go through all options before selecting one.
– Look out for words like ALL, EVERY, NEVER etc. These might help you choose correct answer. For example, ALL bugs should be fixed is incorrect statement but bugs should be fixed is more correct and might indicate right choice.
– Read the complete ISTQB syllabus.
– Download all 28 ISTQB Foundation level dumps with answers 2016 pdf ISTQB Sample Papers (2500 ISTQB Sample Questions and answers from this site given at the bottom of the page)
– Join this Google Group. Click Here
– Give ISTQB Mock Test Exam and try to attempt old 2015 exam questions. Download our ISTQB Dumps online and Practice.
– Check ISTQB exam dates for your country and prepare in advance.
– Learn ISTQB online from various forums and there are lots of ISTQB online quiz applications available in Android and iOS platforms. These ISTQB online exams should help you.
For BH0-010, if you want to buy sure pass questions, send me an email. Cost only 39.95 USD for ISTQB Foundation level exam dumps 2017. Details here.

Number of Questions Expected from each chapter
– The principles of testing = 7
– Testing throughout the life-cycle = 6
– Static testing = 3
– Test design techniques = 12
– Test management = 8
– Tool support for testing = 4

Consider downloading the below ISTQB Certification Exam sample papers for ISTQB Foundation Level exam. Our site has excellent reviews from who used our Premium Self-study materials.

Download ISTQB Sample Papers Free –

(These are sample papers for your preparation good for Foundation Level with answers in pdf format.)

ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 1
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 2
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 3
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 4
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 5
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 6
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 7
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 8
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 9
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 10
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 11
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 12
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 13
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 14
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 15
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 16
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 17
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 18
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 19
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 20
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 21
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 22
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 23
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 24
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 25
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 26
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 27
ISTQB Foundation Level Sample Papers – Set 28
ISTQB Foundation Level Premium Self Study Guide

 

Need 100% Passing Guarantee Sample Papers?

ISTQB-Dumps-2016If you are attempting ISTQB CTFL exam from India Board, USA Board, UK Board Exam Code BH0-010 or any other board, then you can purchase 100% passing guarantee Sample Papers from me. The cost is only 39.95 USD. See details here. You can pass your exam on first attempt with our premium self study guide.

We are the only site providing complete study guide for ISTQB Foundation Level and providing sure pass ISTQB Dumps 2017 with answers. Excellent ISTQB Guru reviews. 100% sure pass for ISTQB ISEB certified tester foundation level exam. See details here. 

Download instantly –  Download Now

Or Fill the below form –

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

My Exam Board

Current Location/City (Required)

I want to donate using

Did you register for the exam?

Your Message (Required)

About the Author:

84 Comments

  1. Kousika June 6, 2014 at 6:43 am - Reply

    only 10 samples we can able to download, from set 11 to set 28 ” Page not found ” …pls help u to downlaod rest of sample papers

    • ISTQB Guru June 21, 2014 at 12:41 pm - Reply

      Try again. You will now able to download all 28 sample papers.

  2. Ivan June 15, 2014 at 10:14 am - Reply

    Yes, just 10 samples are available. It’s pity ((

    • ISTQB Guru June 21, 2014 at 12:42 pm - Reply

      Sorry Ivan. We had some issues in our site. Now fixed.

  3. nisha June 16, 2014 at 2:21 am - Reply

    sample papers from 11 to 28 are paid? I am also getting ” Page not found ”

    • ISTQB Guru June 21, 2014 at 12:39 pm - Reply

      Sorry about the mess. We have fixed the problem. You will now able to download all 28 sample papers.

  4. gomes June 19, 2014 at 11:54 am - Reply

    me also getting the same error

    • ISTQB Guru June 21, 2014 at 12:39 pm - Reply

      Sorry about the mess. We have fixed the problem. You will now able to download all 28 sample papers.

  5. Raks June 20, 2014 at 5:38 am - Reply

    Are these all foundatin level papers? I found qp 4 and 6 quite tough for ISTQB Foundation level syllabus.. Have referred only upto set 9.

    • ISTQB Guru June 21, 2014 at 12:40 pm - Reply

      Yes, All Foundation Level papers. Actually in exam you will get more complex questions. I suggest using our premium study materials for easy preparation.

  6. Thomas DuVal June 25, 2014 at 9:18 am - Reply

    Can someone help me with Decision/statement/Branch coverage questions? I’ve studied, and still get every single one of them wrong. HELP! I just need someone to explain how they work in a nutshell so I can answer questions in the future.

  7. Hima July 1, 2014 at 3:27 pm - Reply

    As you mentioned about the syllabus, On the ISQTB website the recent date is 2011. Is this the recent updated one.OR do we have anything which is for 2014.

  8. shweta July 2, 2014 at 2:11 am - Reply

    Hi,, 4 months back i have given Foundation level exam but i was fail . i got 22 marks… i did study well but still i was fail…. now i am planning to give same exam in aug 2014. but i am so worried now…

    can anyone give me proper guidance so that will crack the exam in this attempt.

    i am reading syllabus 2011

    Thanks

    shweta

  9. akshara July 6, 2014 at 1:24 pm - Reply

    am gng to write istqb exam on july 10, will these 28 papers help me to clear the exam in my first attempt? will i get same questions as discussed in the paper? pls help me to clear my exam

    • Vijay August 12, 2014 at 6:02 am - Reply

      Hi Akshara, Did you attend the external ISTQB exam? If so, did you get the questions from these 28 papers? Please let me know… thanks…

  10. vimal July 8, 2014 at 4:28 am - Reply

    All foundation level papers are ok to clear my ISQTB exam ? and please refer me any other book or study material for crack the ISQTB exam

  11. gomes July 8, 2014 at 11:45 am - Reply

    thank you sir.. i can download all the question paper.

  12. Sandy July 13, 2014 at 2:36 am - Reply

    Hello,
    I have Just fished My B.Tech in 2014.I want to Know That am i eligible for entry criteria?

  13. Revathy July 17, 2014 at 3:15 am - Reply

    Hi Am planing to take Istqb only these sample question papers are enough to clear

  14. Amruta July 31, 2014 at 6:18 am - Reply

    Hello…Is the premium study material is useful for ISTQB INDIA ?? Shall I buy them?? what is the cost of mmaterial for Indian Students ??

  15. Nikhil August 2, 2014 at 5:29 am - Reply

    if i prepare these questions only then i will get pass in ISTQB??
    Plz tell me?

  16. juli September 7, 2014 at 7:08 am - Reply

    Can you please refer me some good material for this exam so that we can prepare in a better way…….
    Please suggest me with some good books….or material….

    • ISTQB Guru September 7, 2014 at 11:17 pm - Reply

      Please check your mail.

      • munish October 6, 2015 at 8:05 am - Reply

        hello sir – ISTQB Guru,

        will the foundation exam cover your premium material ? please reply.
        [email protected]
        thanks
        Munish

        • ISTQB Guru October 6, 2015 at 2:15 pm - Reply

          Do you mean to say- does our premium material cover foundation level? Yes.

  17. sonlai September 8, 2014 at 2:44 am - Reply

    Hi
    can you please suggest me the set of latest question paper for ISTQB foundation level INDIA.
    I am apperaing for the exam this month(september 2014).
    Could you please send the required ASAP?

    Thanks

    • ISTQB Guru September 8, 2014 at 4:52 am - Reply

      Please Check Your Mail.

  18. Niranjanmurthy September 9, 2014 at 5:09 am - Reply

    I am going to attempt this first this much material is enough sir?

  19. Shrradha Shukla September 10, 2014 at 2:50 am - Reply

    Hi,
    I am planning to appear for ISTQB foundation level exam in this month.
    Could you please provide me with the latest dumps for the same.
    Thanks in advance:)

    • ISTQB Guru September 11, 2014 at 12:48 pm - Reply

      Would like to get our premium materials? Please submit the form in contact us page and we will be happy to share further details.

      • darweshmohiadeen October 13, 2014 at 9:24 am - Reply

        Hi i too planned to appear in this month. could you please send the same to me also.

        • ISTQB Guru October 13, 2014 at 10:14 am - Reply

          Send you what? If you are talking about the premium study materials, please submit the contact us form. We will be happy to assist you.

  20. kate September 10, 2014 at 9:31 am - Reply

    Please what is the difference between BH0010, ISEB-SWT2 and CTFL_001 exams.

    • ISTQB Guru September 11, 2014 at 12:46 pm - Reply

      Technically all are same but conducted by different exam vendors. Please see our FAQ section in the website.

  21. sweety September 10, 2014 at 1:58 pm - Reply

    Hi
    can you please suggest me the set of latest question paper for ISTQB foundation level INDIA.
    I am apperaing for the exam this month(sep 14).
    Could you please send the required ASAP?

    Thanks

    • ISTQB Guru September 11, 2014 at 12:45 pm - Reply

      Please submit the form in contact us page and we will be happy to answer your questions.

  22. Satyajeet Sen September 10, 2014 at 2:02 pm - Reply

    I am new into testing…i have 1yr exp in development.I am preparing for ISTQB 2014 exam from indian testing board.Can you please suggest me the set of latest question paper for ISTQB foundation level INDIA.

    • ISTQB Guru September 11, 2014 at 12:45 pm - Reply

      If you want a good preparation material, then you can get our premium study materials. See our FAQ section.

  23. SHALINI September 11, 2014 at 6:16 am - Reply

    Hi,

    i am going to appear for ISTQB foundation level INDIA exam in next month, i need a source where i could easily pass my exam with good percent . please could you suggest guru ?

    • ISTQB Guru September 11, 2014 at 12:43 pm - Reply

      Yes, our materials are helpful for preparation. Please submit the form in contact us page and we will be happy to answer your doubts.

  24. Rahul September 12, 2014 at 4:18 am - Reply

    The free dumps are sufficient for istqb exam ?

    • ISTQB Guru September 16, 2014 at 12:50 pm - Reply

      I guess no. Those are for practice. If you need better study materials, please buy our premium study guide.

  25. Hem September 15, 2014 at 11:03 am - Reply

    Hi,
    i’m planning to take ISTQB Foundation by end of this month September 2014.Can you please share me the latest dumps you have for this year

    Thanks

    • ISTQB Guru September 16, 2014 at 12:51 pm - Reply

      Please contact us using the form provided in the contact page.

  26. Ashwini September 27, 2014 at 1:09 pm - Reply

    i could not download all questions paper given above. its showing error” could not lunch Acrobat” is this compulsory to download that software ?

    • ISTQB Guru October 4, 2014 at 10:52 am - Reply

      Those are pdf files. You will need pdf readers such as acrobat to open the file.

  27. sandeep October 6, 2014 at 11:14 pm - Reply

    hi i have sent u a form for premium guide.pls reply me and send the premium questions
    Are these premium questions definitely give 100% pass result. please let me know
    Thanks

    • ISTQB Guru October 9, 2014 at 3:13 pm - Reply

      Please read our FAQ section. If you have submitted request for premium materials, we will shortly answer your question. Thanks for your interest. No one has failed with our materials so far, but the you have to study the materials provided by us. Just buying the materials will not make you automatically pass the exam. 🙂

  28. Tej October 7, 2014 at 6:25 am - Reply

    HI,

    I have gone through all teh dumps available in this website n read the Foundation of s/w testing book . is that sufficient for me to clear the exam.

    Kindly Guide me.

    Do let me know if there are chances of repetiotion of questions or questions from dumps to appear in the exam paper

    • ISTQB Guru October 9, 2014 at 3:09 pm - Reply

      The free sample questions given in the site are too old to expect to be repeated in actual exam. Reading the ISTQB book always help.

      But if you are looking for questions based on latest pattern, you should purchase our premium study guide.

  29. Suraj October 12, 2014 at 12:06 pm - Reply

    Thanks for posting the questions. They of great help

    • Kavana October 16, 2014 at 11:24 pm - Reply

      Did u purchase the premium package??

      • Suraj October 18, 2014 at 2:09 pm - Reply

        Yes, I did.

  30. Vaishali October 17, 2014 at 10:14 am - Reply

    I am planning to appear for this exam, I have only few months of testing experience but have attended enough courses and hands on. Could you please help me with infrmation on preminum guide? Will that be enough to read and pass this exam?
    Thanks

    • ISTQB Guru October 18, 2014 at 2:05 pm - Reply

      Hi Vaishali,

      Our study materials are a combination books, exam tips and custom practice questions. We are sure you will get immense help with our study materials like everyone did. Please submit a contact us form and we will be happy to answer any questions that you might have.

  31. shayni October 31, 2014 at 2:19 pm - Reply

    I gave my xam today.. Cleared it but not even a single question was there from these 28 test papers..
    Kindly be clear with concepts… The exam is really difficult now..

    • ISTQB Guru October 31, 2014 at 9:41 pm - Reply

      These 28 sample papers are very old. You should not rely on those papers for actual exams. Those are good just for practice.

      You can buy our premium study materials and premium questions for the recent pattern and dumps.

  32. Yeshwant November 3, 2014 at 12:40 pm - Reply

    Hi
    can you please suggest me the set of latest question paper with Answers/Solutions for ISTQB foundation level INDIA.

    I am appearing for the exam this month(November 8, 2014).

    Could you please send the required ASAP?

    • ISTQB Guru November 3, 2014 at 9:10 pm - Reply

      We would suggest you to get and read our premium questions.

  33. Dev November 4, 2014 at 4:59 am - Reply

    I am planning to take up ISTQB foundation level exam. Can you please share me with the latest valid dumps?

    • ISTQB Guru November 4, 2014 at 8:09 pm - Reply

      Are you interested to purchase our premium self study guide? Please submit a contact us form.

  34. Parmesh December 12, 2014 at 4:36 am - Reply

    I just want to know if I purchase the premium package from you and study only those premium package dumps and invest two hours daily for 10 days, will I be able to clear the foundation level exam? I have one more question- how much time I should invest in the premium package only to pass the ISTQB exam with good score?

    • ISTQB Guru December 30, 2014 at 1:57 pm - Reply

      Around 30 hours of dedicated study with our premium materials should be enough. Which exam board are you attempting the exam from?

  35. Niketa Sinha February 24, 2015 at 7:34 am - Reply

    Hi,

    I am planing to give UK board exam.What material should i refer to clear exam in first attempt. Also,from the wesite info the syllabus is changed is that true? how should i start preparing myself? please guid.

    • ISTQB Guru February 28, 2015 at 10:00 pm - Reply

      Officially the syllabus has not been updated yet. You can take our premium material for UK Board. You will surely pass in the first attempt.

  36. pratibha joshi March 5, 2015 at 11:30 am - Reply

    hi, could you plz contact me eegarding the payment details…i would like to purchase material for the UK board..

    • ISTQB Guru March 17, 2015 at 3:28 pm - Reply

      Sure. Please submit a contact us form if you want to purchase our premium study guide.

  37. Nigma December 14, 2015 at 12:13 am - Reply

    Kindly share ISQTB Dumps 2014 & 2015 with me.

  38. Kumar January 27, 2016 at 12:51 am - Reply

    Hi, is there any discount on price

    • ISTQB Guru March 29, 2016 at 8:08 pm - Reply

      It is already discounted.

  39. Lakshmi February 7, 2016 at 7:34 am - Reply

    Hi istqb guru

    Am going to attempt the exam in this month , I would like to clear it in first attempt . Could you please help me in guiding and send me latest dumps

    • ISTQB Guru February 9, 2016 at 9:30 pm - Reply

      Please buy our premium guide.

  40. Dev Bataju April 16, 2016 at 5:23 am - Reply

    Hi,
    I have had bought your premium material around end of 2015 last year. Could not give exam due to some reasons. Can I still use the same for year 2016?

    Regards,
    DB

    • ISTQB Guru April 19, 2016 at 8:52 pm - Reply

      Reply to the original email where you sent you the material. You may be eligible for a free update. Yes the materials are changed and some new items have been added since.

  41. Malini May 26, 2016 at 9:37 am - Reply

    Do u have any material for Advanced Level test Analyst certification?

  42. dilip November 22, 2016 at 3:29 am - Reply

    i want to give ISTQB exam.By using these 28 papers can i clear the exam?????

    • ISTQB Guru December 23, 2016 at 10:46 pm - Reply

      These are practice papers. They are not supposed to used for real exam. Study more and possibly get our Premium Package.

  43. Satinder December 18, 2016 at 7:31 am - Reply

    Hi,

    I am in london,uk and preparing for ISTQB/BCS. Does your mock exams are valid for BCS and have sure pass gurantee.

    • ISTQB Guru December 19, 2016 at 3:24 pm - Reply

      Take our premium materials. 100% sure pass.

  44. Satinder December 21, 2016 at 4:41 pm - Reply

    How much it cost and does it give 100% success guarantee?

    • ISTQB Guru December 21, 2016 at 5:53 pm - Reply

      35 USD for now. No one failed so far.

      • satinder December 21, 2016 at 8:23 pm - Reply

        i did fill the form for buying. wht is nxt procedure

        • ISTQB Guru December 23, 2016 at 10:43 pm - Reply

          We will get back to you soon.

  45. Prasun Das January 6, 2017 at 10:10 pm - Reply

    Thank you for all these free ISTQB Sample Papers.

Have a question? Ask here.