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ISDS 3711 Sec. 001
16.11
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PROJECT MANAGEMENT
SOLUTIONS TO DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
7-1. PERT and CPM can answer a number of questions about a project or the activities within a project.
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ISDS 3711 Mgmt Science/Analytical Tools
INSTRUCTOR: Dr. Michael J. Cervetti
PHONE: 834-2050 (off), 834-2050 (cell)
EMAIL: mcervtt1@memphis.edu
Text: Introduction to Management Science and Quantitative Tools
A Custom Edition for the University of Memphis
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