Test Case sc1.3.1_l1_003: Q element used for emphasis

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleQ element used for emphasis
DescriptionDocument contains a quotation q element used for giving emphasis.
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: q (namespace: http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml) .

Technical specification: Quotations: The BLOCKQUOTE and Q elements .

Test Data

Purpose

The test case is intended to fail as q element is used for expressing emphasis instead of quotation.

Expert Guidance

Check if q element is used for quoting.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc1.3.1_l1_003 (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 38: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#content-structure-separation-programmatic.

Functional Outcome

Quotation is used for emphasis.

Technical Comment

q has cite attribute.

This test case maps to failure F64: Failure of SC 1.3.1 due to using changes in text presentation to convey information without using the appropriate markup or text.

Secondary Rules

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

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 10, column 38: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#content-structure-separation-programmatic.

Functional Outcome

Quotation is used for emphasis.

Technical Comment

q has cite attribute.

Online version: sc1.3.1_l1_003.

Secondary Rule (WCAG 2.0 - June 2005 Working Draft)

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 10, column 38: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#content-structure-separation-programmatic.

Functional Outcome

Quotation is semantic

Technical Comment

q has cite attribute.