Test Case sc3.1.3_l3_006: English text nautical terms and no (link to) dictionary, glossary or similar resource

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleEnglish text nautical terms and no (link to) dictionary, glossary or similar resource
DescriptionA document with text in English that contains nautical terms; there is no link to an online English dictionary or similar resource where the meaning of the words in the text can be looked up.
CreatorBenToWeb (Christophe.Strobbe@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2004-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2005-09-01
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: dl (namespace: http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml) .

Technical specification: Definition lists: the DL, DT and DD elements .

Test Data

Purpose

This test case is intended to fail because there is no mechanism that could help the user to find definitions of words.

Expert Guidance

Check whether you can identify definitions of all words that are used in a restricted or unusual way.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc3.1.3_l3_006 (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/2007/WD-WCAG20-20070517/Overview.html#meaning-idioms.

Functional Outcome

The user cannot find definitions for words in text content.

Technical Comment

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 fails the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#meaning-idioms.

Functional Outcome

The user cannot find definitions for words in text content.

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-idioms.

Functional Outcome

The user cannot find definitions for words in text content.