# NPTEL Project Management For Managers Week 10 Assignment Answers

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## NPTEL Project Management For Managers Week 10 Assignment Answers 2022

Q1. In PERT, the distribution of an activity time is assumed to be:

• Normal distribution
• Gamma distribution
• Beta distribution
• Exponential distribution
`Answer:- Beta distribution`

Q2. The latest start time can be regarded as

• LFT – duration of activity
• LFT + duration of activity
• EFT – duration of activity
• EFT + duration of activity
`Answer:- LFT - duration of activity `

Q3. Which of the following statement is false in crashing networks?

• Direct cost decreases as project duration decreases
• Direct cost increases as project duration decreases
• Direct cost decreases as project duration increases
• Direct cost increases as project duration increases
`Answer:- Direct cost increases as project duration decreases`

Q4. An act (i, j) as critical if and only if

• Total float = 0
• Free float = 0
• Independent float = 0
• All of the above
`Answer:- All of the above `

Q5. In a PERT network, the slack of an event is the difference between:

• Latest occurrence time and earliest occurrence time
• Latest occurrence time and earliest finish time
• Earliest occurrence time and latest occurrence time
• Earliest occurrence time and latest finish time
`Answer:- Latest occurrence time and earliest occurrence time `

Q6. In the CPM network critical path denotes the

• Path where maximum resources are used
• Path where minimum resources are used
• Path where delay of one activity prolongs the duration of completion of a project
• Path that gets monitored automatically
`Answer:- Path where delay of one activity prolongs the duration of completion of a project `

Q7. The earliest finish time can be regarded as

• EST + duration of activity
• EST – duration of activity
• LFT + duration of activity
• LFT – duration of activity
`Answer:- EST + duration of activity `

Q8. The essential condition for the decompression of an activity is:

• The project time should change due to decompression
• After decompression the time of an activity invariably exceeds its normal time
• An activity could be decompressed to the maximum extent of its normal time
• None of the above
`Answer:- An activity could be decompressed to the maximum extent of its normal time`

Q9. Crashing of a project is the process of reducing the _________________________ of the project?

• Cost
• Time
• Material
• Labor
`Answer:- Time`

Q10. Float is used for __________.

• Activities
• Events
• Nodes
• None of the above
`Answer:- Activities `