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You are the project manager of the WIFI Project. You would like to meet with a stakeholder for scope verification. Which of the following is typical of scope verification?

During the planning phase of your project, your project team has discovered another method to complete a portion of the project scope. This method is safer for the project team, but may cost more for the customer. This is an example of:

You are the project manager of a large project. Your project sponsor and management have approved you to outsource portions of the project plan. The _____________________ must ensure that all of the project work is authorized, contracted properly, and funded.

Which of the following best describes project scope?

You are the project manager for the JKL Project. This project has over 45 key stakeholders and will span the globe in implementation. Management has deemed the project’s completion 36 Chapter 5: Managing the Project Scope should not cost more than $34 million. Because of the global concerns, the final budget must be in U.S. dollars. This is an example of which of the following?

You are probably going to be the project manager for the HGD Project and will need as many inputs to the initiation phase as possible. Of the following, which is the best source of information for your project?

You are the project manager for the JHN Project. Mike, a project manager you are mentoring, does not know which plan he should reference for guarding the project scope. Which of the following plans does Mike need?

Which of the following is an output of scope verification?

You are the project manager for an airplane manufacturer. Your project concerns the development of lighter, stronger material for commercial jets. As the project moves towards completion, the material is defined in more detail after each phase of materials testing. This is an example of which of the following?

A project team member has asked you what a scope statement is. Which of the following is a characteristic of a scope statement?

Of the following, which is not part of project scope management?

You are the project manager for a technical project. The project product is the complete installation of a new operating system on 4500 workstations. You have, in your project cost and time estimates, told the customer that the estimates provided will be accurate if the workstations meet the hardware requirements of the new operating system. This is an example of which of the following?

You are the project manager for the JHG Project. Your project is to create a new product for your industry. You have recently learned your competitor is also working on a similar project but their offering will include a computer-aided program and web-based tools, which the project does not offer. You have implemented a change request to update your project. This is an example of which of the following?

A WBS serves as an input to many of the project management processes. Of the following, which is not true?

Which of the following is an output of scope change control?

You are a project manager for a large manufacturer. Your current project is to create a new manufacturing assembly line that will allow your organization to create its products with less downtime and faster turnaround time for its clients. Which of the following is an example of value-added change in this project?

A project team member has, on his own initiative, added extra vents to an attic to increase air circulation in the attic. The project plan did not call for these extra vents, but the team member decided they were needed based on the geographical location of the house. The project team’s experts concur with this decision. This is an example of:

You have finished the project scope according to plan. For the customer to accept the project what must happen next?

You are a project manager for your organization. Sarah, a project manager in training, wants to know when the project manager is assigned to a project? Your answer should be:

One of the stakeholders of the project you are managing asks why you consider the scope statement so important in your project management methodology. You answer her question with which of the following?

You are the project manager for a pharmaceuticals company. A new government regulation will change your project scope. For the project to move forward and be in accordance with the new regulation, your next action should be?

Of the following, which does the scope statement not provide?

Complete the statement: Most change requests are a result of ______________________.

You are the project manager for the NBG Project. This project must be completed within six months. This is an example of which of the following?

You are the project manager for your organization. You need to ensure the customer formally accepts the deliverables of each project phase. This process is known as _______________________________?