Test Case sc2.4.5_l3_010: English text with numbers as section titles

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleEnglish text with numbers as section titles
DescriptionA document in English with section titles that only contain numbers. (All titles use heading markup that convey the document structure, but the numbers are not descriptive of the sections.)
CreatorBenToWeb (Christophe.Strobbe@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2005-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2005-09-02
Statusaccepted QA

Technologies and Features

Technologies are markup languages or data formats. If the technology is a markup language, “features” refers to elements and attributes.

XHTML™1.0 The Extensible HyperText Markup Language (Second Edition)

XHTML™1.0 The Extensible HyperText Markup Language (Second Edition)

Feature: h1 (namespace: http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml) .

Technical specification: Headings: The H1, H2, H3, H4, H5, H6 elements .

Feature: h2 (namespace: http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml) .

Technical specification: Headings: The H1, H2, H3, H4, H5, H6 elements .

Feature: h3 (namespace: http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml) .

Technical specification: Headings: The H1, H2, H3, H4, H5, H6 elements .

Test Data

Purpose

This test case is intended to fail because the section titles only contain the numbers of the sections.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc2.4.5_l3_010 (XML).

Rules

“Rules” refer to success criteria in WCAG 2.0, checkpoints in WCAG 1.0 and similar requirements.

Primary Rules

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 10, column 3: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-descriptive.

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 42, column 3: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-descriptive.

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 89, column 3: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-descriptive.

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 92, column 3: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-descriptive.

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 133, column 3: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-descriptive.

Functional Outcome

The user cannot use the section headings to orient himself in the document.

Technical Comment

This test case maps to technique G130: Providing descriptive headings (http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-TECHS-20060427/Overview.html#G130) and fails.

Secondary Rules

Secondary Rule (WCAG 2.0 - June 2005 Working Draft)

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 10, column 3: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#meaning-sect-titles.

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 42, column 3: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#meaning-sect-titles.

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 89, column 3: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#meaning-sect-titles.

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 92, column 3: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#meaning-sect-titles.

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 133, column 3: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#meaning-sect-titles.

Functional Outcome

The user cannot use the section headings to orient himself in the document.