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14 . Sean is forecasting the time and cost of developing a customized software program by looking at the number of inputs, outputs, inquiries, files, and interfaces. Which of the following methods is he using?
. constructing a new building by multiplying the total square footage by a given dollar amount. Which of the following methods is he using? E. Learning curve
16 . Learning curves are more likely to be applied in situations where most of the costs are
12 . Which of the following methods is NOT considered a top-down approach to estimating project time and cost? . Laura is forecasting the time and cost of developing an intranet for a new customer. Her department has completed six such intranets for customers during the last two years. Although the proposed system is about the same size as the others, she estimates that it will take about 10 percent less time and money. Which of the following methods is she using? A. Rati o B. Templat e C. Apportio n D. Function point E. Learning curve 13 Jose is forecasting project time and cost for 15 . Laura is forecasting the time and cost of developing an intranet for a new customer. Her department has completed six such intranets for customers during the last two years. Although the proposed system is about the same size as the others, she estimates that it will take about 10 percent less time and money. Which of the following methods is she using?
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17 . Which of the following describes the consensus method? A. Should be used only for projects that require the same task, group of tasks, or product to be repeated several times B. Uses several people with relevant experience regarding the task at hand to make time and cost estimates C. Uses pooled experience of senior and/or middle managers to estimate the total project duration and cost D. Uses the number of square feet to estimate the total cost and time of the project E. Uses weighted macro variables or major parameters such as the number of inputs or outputs to estimate the total cost and time of the project
18 . Which of the following is NOT one of the bottom-up approaches to estimating project time and cost?
19 . Which of the following would be the best method for projects where the final product is not known and the uncertainty is very large? A. Function point B. Templat e C. Learning curve D. Phase estimating E. Apportio n

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