Test Case sc1.3.1_l1_002: Blockquote correct use

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleBlockquote correct use
Description Document uses blockquote in a semantic way, to cite a quote from an external source.
CreatorBenToWeb (evlach@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2004-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2005-08-28
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: blockquote (namespace: http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml) .

Technical specification: Quotations: The BLOCKQUOTE and Q elements .

Test Data

Purpose

The test case is intended to pass as blockquote element has a cite attribute with valid and appropriate reference link.

Expert Guidance

Check if blockquote element is used for quoting.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc1.3.1_l1_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 passes (line 10, column 1) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#content-structure-separation-programmatic.

Functional Outcome

Quotation is semantic

Technical Comment

The blockquote has a cite attribute.

This test case does not map to a WCAG 2.0 technique or failure.

Secondary Rules

Secondary Rule (WCAG 2.0 - April 2006 Working Draft (Last Call))

The test case passes (line 10, column 1) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#content-structure-separation-programmatic.

Functional Outcome

Quotation is semantic

Technical Comment

The blockquote has a cite attribute.

Online version: sc1.3.1_l1_002.

Secondary Rule (WCAG 2.0 - June 2005 Working Draft)

The test case passes (line 10, column 1) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#content-structure-separation-programmatic.

Functional Outcome

Quotation is semantic

Technical Comment

The blockquote has a cite attribute.