You are testing, right? Have you ever used a mock in your test? When testing a class, a mock allows you to create an object that looks just like an object that your class depends on, but acts in a very specific way that you specify for your test, so that you can test your class completely isolated from the rest of your code. If you’re not familiar with mocks, visit Moq’s quickstart guide to get started.
Now that you know about mocks, let’s look at mocking something a little more complicated. If you’ve ever wanted to unit test a method that uses a
DbSet<T> to retrieve data, it can be challenging to figure out how to properly mock the