p 13 6 A project can be subdivided into which of the following A Job orders B

P 13 6 a project can be subdivided into which of the

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(p. 13 6) A project can be subdivided into which of the following? A. Job orders B. Sub- jobs C. Work Packages D. Sub- paths E. Events and decisions A work package is a group of activities combined to be assignable to a single organizational unit. The other elements named are not commonly used in project management. 41. (p. 13 6) A project starts out as which of the following? A. A Statement of Work B. Critical Path Method (CPM) C. A series of milestones D. A Gantt chart E. A latest-start-time estimate A project starts out as a statement of work.
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42. (p. 13 6) What is a work breakdown structure? A. A list of the activities making up the higher levels of the project B. A definition of the hierarchy of project tasks, subtasks, and work packages C. A depiction of the activities making up a project D. A Gantt chart E. A structure that is incompatible with the Critical Path Method The work breakdown structure defines the hierarchy of project tasks, subtasks, and work packages. 43. (p. 13 9) In a Gantt chart the horizontal axis is usually which of the following? A. Activiti es B. Cos t C. Profi t D. Tim e E. Mileston es See exhibit 5.4a.
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44. (p. 13 9) Which of the following is a graphic project report used in project management? A. Project proposal B. Approved project plan C. Humphrey chart D. Equipment and supplies chart E. Cost and performance tracking schedule See exhibit 5.4d 45. (p. 13 3) An advantage of a pure project where self-contained teams work full time on a project is which of the following? A. Team members can work on several projects B. Functional area is a "home" after the project is completed C. There are duplicated resources D. Lines of communication are shortened E. Overall organizational policies and goals can be ignored An advantage of the pure project structure listed in the text is that lines of communication are shortened and decisions are made quickly
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46. (p. 13 5) Some of the advantages of a functional project where the project is housed in a functional division include which of the following? A. The project manager has full authority over the project B. Team pride, motivation, and commitment are high C. A team member can work on several projects D. Needs of the client are secondary E. None of the above An advantage of the functional project structure listed in the text is that a team member can work on several projects. 47. (p. 13 5) A series of projects that are organized in such a way that each project utilizes people from different functional areas is using which of the following organizational structures? A. Matrix project B. Integrated Task Force C. Functional project D. Pure project E. Cross-functional flexible team The matrix project utilizes people from different functional areas.
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48. (p. 14 0) You are looking at a chart that has the terms BCWS, BCWP and AC indicating lines on the chart. What kind of chart are you looking at?
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