Thursday, August 30, 2012

Project Management Quiz for PMP/CIPM - 79

1. When the project is considered successful?
[A]When deliverables are by & large handed over to a client
[B]When all the deliverables as per checklist are delivered
[C]When project team members are dispersed
[D]When the total payment is received by the contractor

2. What are the methods of project evaluation?
[A]Project audits
[B]Quality control
[C]Post implementation reviews
[D]A & C

3. Which of the following are included as part of a scope statement?
[A]Project justification
[B]Project deliverables
[C]Project objectives
[D]All of the above

4. Project life cycles are very useful for _____ and _____ .
[A]Configuration management, termination
[B]Objective setting, information gathering
[C]Standardization, control
[D]Configuration management, weekly status updates

5. Work packages are used to:
[A]Represent units of work at a level where work is performed.
[B]Clearly distinguish one work package from all others assigned to a single functional group.
[C]Limit the work to be performed to relatively short periods of time.
[D]All of the above.

6. "Hard logic" in the preparation of a network refers to:
[A]Discretionay dependencies
[B]External depenencies
[C]Mandatory dependencies
[D]All of the above

7. The erection of foundation formwork before the placement of foundation concrete would be an example of a _____ dependency.
[D]Soft logic

8. Sources for data on activity durations and resource requirements can be gathered from which of the following:
[A]Past project records (historical data)
[B]Commercial techniques (standard practices, rules of thumb)
[C]Past project team members knowledge (experience, oldtimers)
[D]All of the above

9. Which of the following can affect network durations?
[A]Skills of the resource pool
[B]Calendar dates
[D]A and B only

10. A completion of a local government study resides on your critical path. This would most likely be referred to as:
[A]Soft logic
[B]Hard logic
[C]An external dependency
[D]A mandatory dependency

11. A project may be undertaken to address
[A]A new business need
[B]Maintain a running process
[D]Manufacture a car battery

12. The quality considerations to be followed in the project are decided:
[A]During it's execution
[B]By the quality department
[C]At the beginning of the project
[D]Depending on the project's cost

13. The development of modern project management began in:

14. What do the three sides of the conventional triangle in project management represent?
[A]Customer, time and cost
[B]Quality, customer and scope
[C]Scope, time and quality
[D]Scope, time and cost

15. Using the diagram given below, the late start (LS) of activity F is at the beginning of day: