Quiz 13 :
Project Evaluation and Control
Looking for Management Homework Help?
Q09 Q09 Q09
Your organization is in the midst of a project in uncharted waters; nothing you have attempted before comes close to many of the activities that are necessary to bring this project to completion. Your earned value management should probably be tracked closely with a percentage complete rule in increments of 5 to 10 percent.
Q72 Q72 Q72
Each activity contained a series of milestones that represented a previously agreed-upon amount of work. Once the low graffiti was erased, 35% of the activity had been completed and once the mid-level graffiti was erased, 70% of the activity had been completed. This project manager was clearly in the:
Q88 Q88 Q88
You are the new consultant to the project manager for a large chicken project. During your first meeting with the project manager he brings you up to speed on the project status by showing you these S-curves. You glance at the graph, compose your thoughts, and make what comments on this project?
Q93 Q93 Q93
Geoff coolly surveyed his earned value table at the conclusion of month 24. It was hard to believe that two short years ago, with his membership at Match.com about to expire, he had managed to craft an ad that was both urbane and manly enough as to catch the eye of the divine Miss Smylie. (The male model photo he substituted for his own certainly didn't hurt either.) Now he was almost done managing this critical project. Some might think him crass for taking such an approach, but he practiced what he preached at the small commuter school where he taught. Calculate all of the schedule and cost variances (costs in the table are in dollars) for this project and comment on Geoff's skills as a project manager.