BUS 517 WK 11 Final ExamMultiple Choice Questions1. Information to develop a project network is collected from the A. Organization breakdown structureB. Work breakdown structureC. BudgetD. Project proposalE. Responsibility matrix2. Which of the following represents an activity on an AON project network? A. An arrowB. A lineC. A nodeD. Both A and B are correctE. A, B, and C are all correct3. Arrows on an AON project network represent: A. An activityB. Project flowC. DependencyD. Both B and C are correctE. Both A and B are correct4. When translated into a project network, a work package will become A. A single activityB. One or more activitiesC. A milestoneD. A critical pathE. An arrow5. Which of the following is provided by a project network but not by the work breakdown structure? A. DependenciesB. SequencingC. InterrelationshipsD. Both A and B are correctE. A, B, and C are all correct6. On a project network, the activity times are derived from the A. Organization breakdown structureB. Work packagesC. BudgetD. Project proposalE. Responsibility matrix7. Part of a project is to Develop Product Specifications. This is best classified as a(n) A. EventB. PathC. ActivityD. NodeE. Milestone8. An activity that has more than one dependency arrow flowing into it is termed a(n) A. Parallel activityB. Critical pathC. Burst activityD. Merge activityE. Independent activity9. The critical path in a project network is the A. Shortest path through the networkB. Longest path through the networkC. Network path with the most difficult activitiesD. Network path using the most resourcesE. Network path with the most merge activities10. A/an _________ activity has more than one dependency arrow flowing from it. A. ParallelB. Critical pathC. BurstD. MergeE. Independent11. An item on a project network is Design Software Completed. This is best described as a(n) A. EventB. PathC. ActivityD. NodeE. Milestone12. Activities which can take place at the same time are termed A. Parallel activityB. Critical pathC. Burst activityD. Merge activityE. Independent activity13. A sequence of connected, dependent activities is termed a(n) A. Critical pathB. Parallel pathC. Activity chainD. PathE. Dependent chain14. An AON project network uses which of the following basic building blocks? A. ArrowsB. BarsC. NodesD. Both A and C are correctE. A, B, and C are all correct15. Which of the following is not one of the basic rules to follow when developing project networks? A. An activity cannot begin until all preceding activities have been completedB. Each activity must have a unique identification numberC. Conditional statements are allowed but looping statements are not allowedD. An activity identification number must be larger that that of any preceding activitiesE. Networks flow from left to right16. ________ activities must be completed immediately before a particular activity. A. MergeB. BurstC. PredecessorD. SuccessorE. Critical17. ________ activities are to be completed immediately following a particular activity. A. MergeB. BurstC. PredecessorD. SuccessorE. Critical18. The forward pass in project network calculations determines the A. Earliest time’s activities can beginB. Earliest time’s activities can be finishedC. Duration of the projectD. Both A and B are correctE. A, B, and C are all correct19. The backward pass in project network calculations determines the A. Latest time’s activities can beginB. Earliest time’s activities can be finishedC. Critical pathD. Both A and C are correctE. A, B, and C are all correct20. Which of the following correctly calculates the early finish for an activity? A. LS + DURB. ES + DURC. LF + DURD. ES + SLE. LF + SL21. Which of the following correctly calculates the late start for an activity? A. EF – DURB. ES – DURC. LF – DURD. ES – SLE. LF – SLACK22. The amount of time an activity can be delayed and yet not delay the project is termed A. Total slackB. Free slackC. Critical floatD. Float padE. Slip pad23. Which of the following will correctly calculate the total slack in an activity? A. LS – ESB. LF – EFC. LS – LFD. LF – ESE. Both A and B are correct24. The laying pipe example in the text illustrates the concept of A. LadderingB. Hammock activitiesC. Critical pathD. Concurrent engineeringE. Forward pass25. Using a special color copy machine for a tradeshow publication illustrates the concept of A. LadderingB. Hammock activitiesC. Critical pathD. Concurrent engineeringE. Forward pass26. If, for some reason, the project must be expedited to meet an earlier date, which of the following actions would the project manager take first? A. Check to see which activities cost the leastB. Check to see which activities have the longest durationC. Check to see which activities are on the critical pathD. Check to see which activities have the most slackE. Check to see which activities have the highest risk27. Typically an activity on a project network represents A. A single work packageB. One or more tasks from a work packageC. Several work packagesD. A sub-deliverableE. A cost account28. Project network logic errors include which of the following? A. Activities with less than 1 day durationB. Sequences such as “if test successful build prototype, if failure redesign”C. A sequence such as B succeeds A, C succeeds B, A succeeds CD. Both B and C are network logic errorsE. A, B, and C are all network logic errors29. Which company utilized concurrent engineering to design a new line of cars and in the process completed its development six months ahead of schedule? A. General MotorsB. ChryslerC. FordD. NissanE. Toyota30. The minimum amount of time a dependent activity must be delayed to begin or end is referred to as: A. HammockB. LadderingC. LagD. CushionE. BufferAll the Questions are Included..