Project Management Professional v5 v39.0 (PMP)

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Projects are undertaken by an organization to support the:

  • A. Product performance.
  • B. Budget process.
  • C. Collective capabilities.
  • D. Organizational strategy.


Answer : D

Project managers who lead by example and follow through on the commitments they make demonstrate the key interpersonal skill of:

  • A. influencing
  • B. leadership
  • C. motivation
  • D. coaching


Answer : A

What is Project Portfolio Management?

  • A. Management of a project by dividing the project into more manageable sub-projects.
  • B. Management of a project by utilizing a portfolio of general management skills, such as planning, organizing, staffing, executing and controlling.
  • C. Management of all projects undertaken by a company.
  • D. Management of a collection of projects that are grouped together to facilitate effective management and meet strategic business objectives.


Answer : D

The organization's perceived balance between risk taking and risk avoidance is reflected in the risk:

  • A. Responses
  • B. Appetite
  • C. Tolerance
  • D. Attitude


Answer : A

What is one of the objectives of Project Risk Management?

  • A. Decrease the probability and impact of an event on project objectives.
  • B. Distinguish between a project risk and a project issue so that a risk mitigation plan can be put in place.
  • C. Increase the probability and impact of positive events.
  • D. Removal of project risk.


Answer : C

What is the risk rating if the probability of occurrence is 0.30 and the impact if it does occur is moderate (0.20)?

  • A. 0.03
  • B. 0.06
  • C. 0.10
  • D. 0.50


Answer : B

Which of the following correctly explains the term "progressive elaboration'?

  • A. Changing project specifications continuously
  • B. Elaborate tracking of the project progress
  • C. Elaborate tracking of the project specifications with a change control system
  • D. Project specifications becoming more explicit and detailed as the project progresses


Answer : D

Which statement correctly describes the value of a business case?

  • A. It provides the necessary information to determine if a project is worth the required investment.
  • B. It provides for alternative dispute resolution procedures in event of contract default.
  • C. It offers one of several alternative scenarios which assist in performing qualitative risk analysis.
  • D. It is used to help a project manager understand the scope of commercial advantages.


Answer : A

Who is responsible for initiating a project?

  • A. Project sponsor
  • B. Project manager
  • C. Program manager
  • D. Project management office (PMO)


Answer : A

Which of the following is an output of the Distribute Information process?

  • A. Project calendar
  • B. Communications management plan
  • C. Organizational process assets updates
  • D. Project document updates


Answer : C

Which of the following investigates the likelihood that each specific risk will occur?

  • A. Risk register
  • B. Risk audits
  • C. Risk urgency assessment
  • D. Risk probability and impact assessment


Answer : D

Which group creativity technique asks a selected group of experts to answer questionnaires and provide feedback regarding the responses from each round of requirements gathering?

  • A. The Delphi technique
  • B. Nominal group technique
  • C. Affinity diagram
  • D. Brainstorming


Answer : A

Soft logic is also known as what type of dependency?

  • A. External
  • B. Discretionary
  • C. Mandatory
  • D. Internal


Answer : B

Which Process Group contains those processes performed to define a new project?

  • A. Initiating
  • B. Planning
  • C. Executing
  • D. Closing


Answer : A

In which Knowledge Area is the project charter developed?

  • A. Project Cost Management
  • B. Project Scope Management
  • C. Project Time Management
  • D. Project Integration Management


Answer : D

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