The sprint backlog is the plan made by the developers in the Sprint Planning and is needed to accomplish the sprint goals. The sprint backlog is updated during the sprint because it can be inspected during the daily scrum.
The scrum guide state:


The Sprint Backlog is composed of the Sprint Goal (why), the set of Product Backlog items selected for the Sprint (what), as well as an actionable plan for delivering the Increment (how).

Scrum guide 2020 – Sprint Backlog

The commitment of the sprint backlog is the sprint goal.
The developer needs to know the sprint goals because it says the sprint’s objective; with this knowledge, the Developer is flexible to plan the work necessary to achieve it.
The Sprint Goal is created during the Sprint Planning event and then added to the Sprint Backlog.

For the exam is important to remember that:

  • The sprint backlog is the work needed to accomplish the sprint goals. The Sprint Backlog is composed of the Sprint Goal (why), the set of Product Backlog items selected for the Sprint (what), as well as an actionable plan for delivering the Increment (how).
  • The commitment of the sprint backlog is the sprint goal
  • The sprint goal provides flexibility to the developers
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