a graphic representation for how the project will proceed, often using nodes
the unique identifier used to make certain every task and activity is understood
a task or activity that must be completed immediately before a certain task can be performed
What process do label nodes identify?
As they become better understood, activities are broken down into ________.
tasks that can be done at the same time
tasks that can only be done after certain work is completed
tasks that need to be completed before certain work is started
tasks that can be done in a single stream of tasks
What is a graphic representation for how a project will proceed?
Is WBS a document or graphic representation for how a project will proceed?
when the PM can choose based on resource availability, including people, money/budget, and other materials
mandatory (or logical) dependencies
when the sequence of tasks are affected by legal requirements or on other activities
when the sequence of tasks are affected by their impact on milestones as defined by the project requirements or by management control
when the sequence of tasks rely on external resources or forces
When primer must be applied before the final paint, and when the plumber or electrician cannot work in the same utility closet at the same time, ___________ dependencies exist.
in a single stream of tasks
How are serial activities performed?
Do tasks that can be performed concurrently involved the same or different resources?
Activities are rushed to match a competitor’s release date. What type of dependency is this an example of?
Tasks are scheduled for different days due to limited space for crews. What type of dependency is this an example of?
Two task activities depend on each other due to legal requirements. What type of dependency is this an example of?
Tasks are linked to regular milestones required by management. What type of dependency is this an example of?
A network diagram can be created at a detail level or at a ________ level.