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by balaji1987
Wed Feb 14, 2018 6:08 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Passed PMP on 13th FEB - first attempt
Replies: 1
Views: 572

Passed PMP on 13th FEB - first attempt

Few videos which I recommend: do see that first before start reading PMPBOOK. 1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SMQ1c__-47c : WPD – WPI flow 2. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FbZDL8mw_mA : CR explained 3. Savage on Saturdays (5 episodes till now – highly recommend to check out for tools expiations...
by balaji1987
Thu Dec 21, 2017 10:09 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Question #4 : analytical techniques evaluates investment
Replies: 2
Views: 1104

Question #4 : analytical techniques evaluates investment

Which of the following analytical techniques evaluates investment potential considering time-value of money?

Pareto analysis

Discounted cash flow

Earned value management

Monte Carlo technique
by balaji1987
Thu Dec 21, 2017 10:08 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Question #3 : Tools
Replies: 1
Views: 398

Question #3 : Tools

Which of the following is a control tool that helps the project management team quantify and categorize defects according to sources?

Scatter chart

Pareto diagram

Control chart

Cause and effect diagram
by balaji1987
Thu Dec 21, 2017 10:07 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Question #2 : contesting a dispute,
Replies: 1
Views: 468

Question #2 : contesting a dispute,

All requested changes to a contract go through Contract Change Control Systems of both parties. The Contract Change Control system documents all requested changes for future reference. However, requested but unresolved changes might not make it up to either party's Change Control Systems. If you are...
by balaji1987
Thu Dec 21, 2017 10:05 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Question #1 political unrest in the vendor's location
Replies: 2
Views: 914

Question #1 political unrest in the vendor's location

You are a Project Manager of a software development project. You have outsourced a component of your product to a third-party vendor, and it is due to be delivered next week. You find out that the delivery of the component may be delayed due to political unrest in the vendor's location. What is the ...
by balaji1987
Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:01 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Predicting future performance
Replies: 1
Views: 590

Predicting future performance

Predicting future performance based on historical events is called ___________. Historical analysis Trend analysis Parametric analysis Pareto analysis My answer was # 1 : Historical analysis, but given the answer in Scordo was Trend analysis, why Trend analysis. ? Please clarify the diff, between tr...
by balaji1987
Tue Dec 05, 2017 6:09 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Project Charter - pre assignment. resources
Replies: 1
Views: 428

Project Charter - pre assignment. resources

Jerry is project manager and in process of creating scope statement, he needs to know which team members are assigned to his project as of today. Where should Jerry refer to ? Project Charter Human resource management plan Staffing assignments Either of above - Solution You are in early stage of cre...
by balaji1987
Wed Nov 29, 2017 5:38 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: communication management plan vs stake holder register
Replies: 2
Views: 596

communication management plan vs stake holder register

You are managing the execution of the project work on a job site to convert an old hospital to new medical center for a customer. One of the contracted electrician has discovered the elective wiring Doesn’t not meet current wiring standard , you analyze the situation and discuss options with the pro...
by balaji1987
Tue Nov 28, 2017 7:48 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Mock Question #3 Clarification on Change Request
Replies: 3
Views: 520

Re: Mock Question #3 Clarification on Change Request

Thanks, Manish,
In real time (@ work) we use issue, bug, defect. so that confused me.

Defects - fixes needed
issues - multiple - put it in risk register and track. (perform qualitative and quantitative and have a risk response
by balaji1987
Mon Nov 27, 2017 11:54 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Clear PMP Exam today.
Replies: 1
Views: 372

Re: Clear PMP Exam today.

Congrats, Please let me know the following :

1. When did you register for PMP exam? Are slots available?
2. How many months you prepared
3. how many questions from EVM. ?
4. How many (appx) are situational questions?

thanks
by balaji1987
Mon Nov 27, 2017 8:13 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Updating documents - OPA's , PMP updates and project documents - Clarifications
Replies: 2
Views: 541

Updating documents - OPA's , PMP updates and project documents - Clarifications

You are currently reviewing information to ensure that the project is on track and within schedule, you have identified causes of the schedule variances and corrective actions that were used. where you will document this information a. project management plan updates b. change request c. Organizatio...
by balaji1987
Mon Nov 27, 2017 6:25 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Mock Test Clarification needed on :Update project document
Replies: 1
Views: 327

Mock Test Clarification needed on :Update project document

You are a project manager and during the midway of execution you realize that some communications may no longer be necessary, an ineffective communication method may be replaced by another method or a new communication requirement may be identified. What will you do next? Options: A: Update project ...
by balaji1987
Mon Nov 27, 2017 6:17 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Mock Question #3 Clarification on Change Request
Replies: 3
Views: 520

Mock Question #3 Clarification on Change Request

Shankar is a project manager and is surprised to see issues being reported while his project work is being performed. What should Shankar do next? Options: A: Raise a Change Request B: Fix the issues found using defect repair C: Document the plan for the corrective and preventive actions D: Add this...
by balaji1987
Mon Nov 27, 2017 6:06 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Mock Test clarification :Negotiate with FM
Replies: 1
Views: 340

Mock Test clarification :Negotiate with FM

Kevin is a project manager working to improve production efficiency. He discovers that the ongoing process requires some amendments. In order to implement better practices, he would need resources to work in shifts. Kevin's functional manager does not agree to provide him with resource who can work ...
by balaji1987
Mon Nov 27, 2017 5:56 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Mock Question Clarification on :Reserve Analysis
Replies: 1
Views: 362

Mock Question Clarification on :Reserve Analysis

You are a project manager and in the process to determine the budget of your project. Which technique involves the use of project characteristics to develop mathematical models to predict total project costs? Options: A: Cost Aggregation B: Reserve Analysis C: Historical Relationships D: Funding Lim...
by balaji1987
Mon Nov 27, 2017 5:55 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Mock Test : Key performance indicators (KPI)
Replies: 1
Views: 359

Mock Test : Key performance indicators (KPI)

You have just started performing the work defined in the project management plan and implementing approved changes to achieve the project objectives. You feel that there is short of few resources in one of the module and the work is getting affected. You would like to generate a report for every wor...
by balaji1987
Mon Nov 27, 2017 5:54 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Mock Test Clarification Question 1
Replies: 1
Views: 289

Mock Test Clarification Question 1

Your 2 years big IT project is already delayed by 2 months because of frequent changes from your customer. However, your customer is fine with the new higher cost and the new schedule. Your project is almost in last stage and it would end in next 3 months. Today, you receive a communication from you...
by balaji1987
Sun Nov 26, 2017 5:34 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Few Questions during my mock exam - Need Clarification
Replies: 1
Views: 354

Few Questions during my mock exam - Need Clarification

Question: Your 2 years big IT project is already delayed by 2 months because of frequent changes from your customer. However, your customer is fine with the new higher cost and the new schedule. Your project is almost in last stage and it would end in next 3 months. Today, you receive a communicatio...

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