Chapter 8 Project Management Quiz

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Project management is the practice of initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing the work of a team to achieve specific goals within the specified time. This process occurs in five main stages and proper understanding of this ensures people meet their tasks. Take the quiz and test your understanding on chapter 8 on project management.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which one is not a type of constrain under Resource Constrained schedule?
    • A. 

      Money

    • B. 

      People

    • C. 

      Materials

    • D. 

      Equipment

  • 2. 
    What is not used when creating Time-Phased budget?
    • A. 

      OBS

    • B. 

      WBS

    • C. 

      PBS

    • D. 

      All of them

  • 3. 
    What are the impacts of Resource-Constrained scheduling?
    • A. 

      Reduces Slack

    • B. 

      Increases flexibility

    • C. 

      Increases slack

    • D. 

      Both B and C

  • 4. 
    When splitting activities is a preferred technique?
    • A. 

      When plain smoothing techniques become obsolete

    • B. 

      To get a better project schedule

    • C. 

      Increase resource utilization

    • D. 

      Both B and C

  • 5. 
    What is not the limiting assumption when we engage in resource allocation technique?
    • A. 

      There is no splitting of activities

    • B. 

      The level of resources cannot be changed

    • C. 

      Resources can easily be transferred from one activity to another

    • D. 

      All of them are assumptions we make when allocate resources

  • 6. 
    What is the main function of Time-Phased Budget?
    • A. 

      To estimate amount of money needed for the project

    • B. 

      To evaluate performance of the project

    • C. 

      Minimize waste in the project

    • D. 

      Both A and B

  • 7. 
    Which one is the correct assumption?
    • A. 

      If Project Manager is solving technical constrains, resource constrains have been resolved.

    • B. 

      Both constrains are mutually exclusive

    • C. 

      Resource constrains can alter technical constrains

    • D. 

      Technical constrains can alter resource constrains

  • 8. 
    What is the main focus of the time-constrained project?
    • A. 

      Resource utilization

    • B. 

      Resource optimization

    • C. 

      Slack reduction

    • D. 

      None of them is a focus of the time constrained project

  • 9. 
    What is the main focus of the resource-constrained project?
    • A. 

      Minimize resource usage

    • B. 

      Minimize time delay

    • C. 

      Optimize resource usage

    • D. 

      Optimize time usage

  • 10. 
    What is the default time that is used in resource smoothing process?
    • A. 

      Earliest Start

    • B. 

      Latest Start

    • C. 

      Earliest Finish

    • D. 

      Latest Finish