Woolpert Risk Awareness Program - Module 4

18 Questions | Total Attempts: 45

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Module Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz covers the material from Module 4. You MUST submit your name (First Name Last Name) so as to receive credit for your score.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    True or false? Unsophisticated clients typically have lower expectations of the consultant.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    If a client is on the Red List for your service line:
    • A. 

      Your service line can work with that client, but no other service line can

    • B. 

      Your service line cannot work that client, but another service line may be able to

    • C. 

      No Woolpert service line can work with that client

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    If a client is on the Yellow List for your service line, you need to obtain the following before a contract can be signed with that client:
    • A. 

      Approval from Legal

    • B. 

      Approval from the Chief Operations Officer

    • C. 

      Approval from your Service Line Director

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      Both (B) and (C)

  • 4. 
    True or false? As long as Woolpert has a design professional licensed to do work in a specific state, the company itself does not have to be registered to do business there.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Good scopes help Woolpert:
    • A. 

      Avoid and defend third-party lawsuits

    • B. 

      Prevent “scope-creep”

    • C. 

      Help the client set reasonable expectations

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    True or false? A general summary of your services is a sufficient scope.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    True or false? As long as you also have a written contract, your scope does not need to reflect a “meeting of the minds” with the client.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    True or false? There is no need for your scope to specify what you won’t be doing on the project.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    True or false? As long as you understand your scope, it doesn’t have to be clear to anyone else.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The Woolpert No-No Words are problematic because:
    • A. 

      They make your scope longer

    • B. 

      They can change the standard of care

    • C. 

      Your client doesn’t like them

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    When writing your scope, you should:
    • A. 

      Avoid the No-No Words

    • B. 

      Avoid being too specific

    • C. 

      Avoid subjective words like “efficient” and “affordable”

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      Both (A) and (C)

  • 12. 
    Under the following statement, can Woolpert bill the client for reimbursable expenses, separate from the fee? “Woolpert shall be paid a lump sum fee of $50,000 including reimbursable expenses.”
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 13. 
    True or false? If bonds are required by the contract, you need to include the cost in your fee.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    If a client presents an unrealistic schedule, you should:
    • A. 

      Try to meet it and then talk to the client when you start to fall behind

    • B. 

      Just plan on working overtime to meet it and then ask the client to pay for the additional overtime once you meet the schedule

    • C. 

      Discuss the schedule with the client immediately before you start work on the project

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 15. 
    Woolpert prefers to avoid providing which of the following services?
    • A. 

      Geotech, environmental assessments, and subsurface utility engineering (SUE)

    • B. 

      Geotech, hazardous waste remediation, and subsurface utility engineering (SUE)

    • C. 

      Geotech, environmental site assessments, and hazardous waste remediation

  • 16. 
    True or false? If Woolpert hires the geotech, and the geotech is negligent, then Woolpert is liable to the client.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    True or false? Communications are a key component of risk management.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    True or false? It is always okay to transfer our electronic files to a client or another recipient if requested by the client.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False