Test Case sc2.4.9_l3_200: h2 used to introduce the sections in a document [new]

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
Titleh2 used to introduce the sections in a document [new]
DescriptionA short document that is organized into sections; each section has a h2 heading that introduces the topic of the section.
CreatorBenToWeb (reinhard.ruemer@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2004-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2007-09-30
Statusvalidated

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: The h1 element .

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

Technical specification: The h2 element .

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

Technical specification: The p element .

Test Data

Purpose

This test case is intended to pass because the h1, h2 and p elements are used to structure the document according to its logical structure.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc2.4.9_l3_200 (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 7, column 5) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#navigation-mechanisms-headings.

The test case passes (line 9, column 5) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#navigation-mechanisms-headings.

The test case passes (line 11, column 5) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#navigation-mechanisms-headings.

The test case passes (line 13, column 5) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#navigation-mechanisms-headings.

The test case passes (line 15, column 5) the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#navigation-mechanisms-headings.

Functional Outcome

The usage of headings make a document more structured.

Technical Comment

This test case maps to technique G141: Organizing a page using headings.