Project Management Chapter 1 And 2 Quiz!

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Project Management Chapter 1 And 2 Quiz!

Do you know anything about project management, and do you think you can pass this quiz? Project management is the process of leading a team's work to achieve goals and achieve success criteria at a given time. The project manager's ambition is to get as much done as possible within a specific time frame with a limited budget. If you choose to learn more about project management, look no further than this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A _________ is "a temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product, service, or result."
  • 2. 
    __________ hides the physical characteristics of computing resources from their users, such as making a single server, operating system, application, or storage device appear to function as multiple virtual resources.
  • 3. 
    Every project should have a well-defined _______.
  • 4. 
    A project is _________.
  • 5. 
    A project is developed using __________ elaboration.
  • 6. 
    _________ include people, hardware, software, and other assets.
  • 7. 
    A project should have a primary customer or _________.
  • 8. 
    A project involves ________.
  • 9. 
    ___________ ____________ work with the project sponsors, the project team, and the other people involved in a project to meet project goals.
  • 10. 
    Every project is constrained in different ways by its scope, time, and cost goals and is known as the ________ ________.
  • 11. 
    ________ is often a key factor in projects, as is customer or sponsor satisfaction.
  • 12. 
    _________ __________ is "the application of knowledge, skills, tools and techniques to project activities to meet project requirements."
  • 13. 
    Good project managers do not assume that their definition of ________ is the same as the sponsors'.
  • 14. 
    A _________ is "a group of related projects managed in a coordinated way to obtain benefits and control not available from managing them individually."
  • 15. 
    A _______ ________ provides leadership and direction for the project managers heading the projects within a program.
  • 16. 
    A _____ _____ is "an optimal way recognized by the industry to achieve a stated goal or objective."
  • 17. 
    Project managers often take on the role of both leader and ______.
  • 18. 
    A _______ _______ is a standard format for displaying project schedule information by listening to project activities and their corresponding start and finish dates in a calendar format.
  • 19. 
    _______ _______ is the longest path through a network diagram that determines the earliest completion of a project.
  • 20. 
    A ______ ________ _________ (PMO) is an organizational group responsible for coordinating the project management function throughout an organization.
  • 21. 
    Approximately what percentage of the world's gross domestic product is spent on projects?
    • A. 

      10%

    • B. 

      25%

    • C. 

      50%

    • D. 

      75%

  • 22. 
    Which of the following is not a potential advantage of using good project management?
    • A. 

      Shorter development times

    • B. 

      Higher worker morale

    • C. 

      Lower cost of capital

    • D. 

      Higher profit margins

  • 23. 
    A __________ is a temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product, service, or result.
    • A. 

      Program

    • B. 

      Process

    • C. 

      Project

    • D. 

      Portfolio

  • 24. 
    Which of the following is not an attribute of a project?
    • A. 

      Projects are unique

    • B. 

      Projects are developed using progressive elaboration

    • C. 

      Projects have a primary customer or sponsor

    • D. 

      Projects involve little uncertainty

  • 25. 
    Which of the following is not a part of the triple constraint of project management?
    • A. 

      Meeting scope goals

    • B. 

      Meeting time goals

    • C. 

      Meeting communications goals

    • D. 

      Meeting cost goals