A short text with an acronym; the expansion of the acronym is provided between parentheses after the acronym. Acronym with expansion after the acronym Christophe.Strobbe@esat.kuleuven.be en Copyright BenToWeb 2004-2007 2005-09-01 validated Phrase elements: EM, STRONG, DFN, CODE, SAMP, KBD, VAR, CITE, ABBR, and ACRONYM

This test case is intended to pass because an expansion of the acronym is provided immediately after the acronym.

Check whether an expansion of the acronym is provided.

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The user can find the expanded forms of abbreviations and/or acronyms.

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

Techniques G102: Providing the expansion or explanation of an abbreviation and G97: Providing the abbreviation immediately following the expanded form assume that the expansion is provided before instead of after the acronym.

The user can find the expanded forms of abbreviations and/or acronyms.

This test case maps to technique G102: Providing the expansion or explanation of an abbreviation (http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-TECHS-20060427/Overview.html#G102) but does not use one of the listed techniques: the text provides the expansion after instead of before the acronym.

Online version: sc3.1.4_l3_002.

The user can find the expanded forms of abbreviations and/or acronyms.

The 23 November 2005 version of "Understanding WCAG 2.0 lists "providing the abbreviation immediately following the first use of the expanded form within the delivery unit" as a "sufficient technique", but not "providing the expanded form immediately following the first use of the abbreviation within the delivery unit". See http://www.w3.org/TR/2005/WD-UNDERSTANDING-WCAG20-20051123/#meaning-located.