Testcase Numbers based on Function Points

Type: Rules
Sources: Internet, IFPUG-Website, Capers Jones

Gist

Calculate the number of test cases for a reasonably tested product.

Rules and Notes

R1:

(1)
$$No.ofTestcases = No.ofAdjustedFunctionPoints^{1.2}$$

R2:

(2)
$$No.ofAcceptanceTests = No.ofAdjustedFunctionPoints * 1.2$$

Costs, Savings

What does it take to implement those rules? What does it give?>

Side effects

Is there anything that happend or will happen as one implements the rules? This relates to both wanted and unwanted effects ('unwanted' does not imply 'negative').

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