Test Case sc3.1.5_l3_002: Difficult text without summary or other supplement

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleDifficult text without summary or other supplement
DescriptionA text that requires a reading ability above the upper secondary education level, without a summary or other supplement that may help people with certain cognitive disabilities to understand the text.
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)

Test Data

Purpose

This test case is intended to fail because there is no summary or other supplement to help the reader understand the text. Only the reading level is tested here, not the other aspects of the document (descriptive section titles, expanded forms for abbreviations, etcetera).

Expert Guidance

Check whether there is a summary of other supplement to help the reader understand the text.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc3.1.5_l3_002 (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: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#meaning-supplements.

Functional Outcome

There is no supplement that helps readers with a reading level that is not higher than lower secondary education level.

Secondary Rules

Secondary Rule (WCAG 2.0 - June 2005 Working Draft)

The test case fails the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#meaning-supplements.

Functional Outcome

There is no supplement that helps readers with a reading level that is not higher than lower secondary education level.