Printer-friendly version
A collection of commonly asked questions, with answers, about a specific subject, assembled in a conveniently organized list for easy reading.


Browse the glossary using this index

Special | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O
P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z | ALL

Page: (Previous)   1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  (Next)
  ALL

P

:
ANSWER: B
Activity attributes are outputs from the Define Activities process and inputs for Sequence Activities, Estimate Activity Resources, Estimate Activity Durations, and Develop Schedule processes. Reference: PMBOK(r) Guide Fourth Edition, Page Number:131, figure 6 - 1  Activity List and Activity attributes are created in the Define Activities process.
Keyword(s):
:
ANSWER: A
Activity Resource Requirements is an input to Estimate Activity Durations.
Keyword(s):
:
ANSWER: A
You should be concerned because the project team is gold-plating, which is not a recommended project management practice. Please note that "adding extra functionality beyond project scope" is not recommended by PMI(r), since a project is supposed to deliver what is defined in its scope. Similarly, one cannot request for additional sizing for the project because the customer had never asked for the additional requirements.
Keyword(s):
:
ANSWER: D
The duration of the project should be calculated after drawing a network diagram and determining the critical path. The duration of the project is the length of the critical path and not the sum of the duration of all the tasks in the project.
Keyword(s):
:

ANSWER: D
Reference: PMBOK Guide 4th Edition, page 324.

Keyword(s):
:
ANSWER: A
References: PMBOK Guide 4th Edition, pages 75, 115.
Keyword(s):
:
ANSWER: D
PMBOK Guide 4th Edition, page 37.
Keyword(s):
:
ANSWER: B
Reference: PMBOK Guide, 4th Edition, pages 210-211.
Keyword(s):
:
ANSWER: C
Reference: PMBOK Guide 4th Edition, pages 204.
Keyword(s):
:
ANSWER: B
References: PMBOK Guide, 4th Edition, pages 155, 435.
Keyword(s):

Page: (Previous)   1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  (Next)
  ALL


Share |