A PM doesnot need to understand why a project is selected for funding because

A pm doesnot need to understand why a project is

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14. A PM doesnot need to understand why a project is selected for funding because hedidnot initiate the process. Response: See section1.5 Level: medium 15. The main distinction between platform and breakthrough projects is that the former usually depend on existing technology. Response: See section1.6
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Level: medium 16. The main distinction between platform and derivative projects is that the latter depend on existing technology. Response: See section1.6 Level: medium 17. One reason for the emphasis on project management is that tasks fit neatly into business-as-usual. Response: See section1.1 Level: easy 18. Programs are subdivisions of projects. Response: See section1.1 Level: easy 19. Projects are subdivisions of programs. Response: See section1.1 Level: easy 20. A similarity between project management and general management is the tendency to “manage by exception.” Response: See section1.2
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Level: medium 21. Project budgets are primarily modifications of budgets for the same activity in theprevious period. Response: See section1.2 Level: medium 22. In project management, superior-subordinate relationships are known and lines of authority are clear. Response: See section1.2 Level: medium 23. Having responsibility for the outcome of a project without the authority of rank orposition is common in project management. Response: See section1.2 Level: medium 24. Negotiating the purchase of a new car would typically be characterized as win-win negotiation. Response: See section1.2 Level: medium 25. In project management, it is often necessary to trade-off one objective for another. Response: See section1.3 Level: easy
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26. A project that is selected because it is necessary for continued operations exemplifies a sacred cow. Response: See section1.5 Level: medium 27. The comparative benefits method is considered a nonnumeric project selection method. Response: See section1.5 Level: medium 28. When using the weighted scoring model, the categories for each scale must be in equal intervals. Response: See section1.5 Level: medium 29.Scoring methods were developed to overcome some of the disadvantages of simple financial profitability methods. Response: See section1.5 Level: medium
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