Project Planning: Questions

1450 Words Feb 22nd, 2011 6 Pages
02-Framework-SEC 102

Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.

____ 1. The project manager must identify _________, determine their requirements, and then manage and influence those requirements to ensure a successful project.

a. stakeholders c. team members
b.
end users
d.
functional managers

____ 2. The ____ focuses on different groups’ roles and responsibilities in order to meet the goals and policies set by top management.

a. structural frame
c.
symbolic frame
b.
political frame
d.
human resources frame

____ 3. During project planning in a matrix organization, the project manager determines that additional human resources are needed. From whom would he request these resources?
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Resources are focused on completing process-related work and the project manager has little authority to properly assign resources. What form of organization must the project manager be working in?

a.
Functional
c.
Expediter
b.
Matrix
d.
Coordinator

____ 13. A team member is not performing well on the project because she is inexperienced in system development work. There is no one else available who is better qualified to do the work. What is the BEST solution for the project manager?

a.
Obtain a new resource more skilled in development work
b.
Consult with the functional manager to determine project completion incentives for the team member
c.
Arrange for the team member to get training
d.
Allocate some of the project schedule reserve

____ 14. You have been managing a project to complete a flyover over Interstate 10. You have divided the project into phases to provide better management control. Which of the following is a characteristic of a project phase?

a.
Even in complex projects, it is advisable not to divide project phases into sub-phases because it makes project management more difficult
b.
A project phase may be completed without any deliverables.
c.
A project phase can be closed without the decision to initiate any other phases.
d.
All deliverables in the project phase should correspond to project management process.

____ 15. A project manager has very little project experience, but he has been assigned as the project

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