multiple choice questions in Software Project management

 1: Which of the following is a tool used to secure expert judgment?

 A. Peer Review
 B. Delphi Technique
 C. Expected value technique
 D. Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) 

2: What should be done by the project manager to ensure that all work in the project is included?
 A. Create a contingency plan
 B. Create a risk management plan
 C. Create a WBS
 D. Create a scope statement 

3What kind of a relationship is implied when completion of a successor is dependent on initiation of its predecessor?

 B. FF
 C. SS
 D. SF

4What should a project manager do or follow to ensure clear boundaries for project completion?

A. Scope verification
 B. Completing a scope statement
 C. scope definition
 D. Risk management plan

 5:An organization is certified to a stringent environmental standard and uses that as the key differentiator with its competitors. Alternative identification during scope planning for a particular project has thrown up an expeditious approach to achieve a project need, but this involves a risk of environmental contamination. The team evaluates that the likelihood of the risk is very low. What should the project team do?

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A. Drop the alternative approach
 B. Work out a mitigation plan
 C. Procure an insurance against the risk
 D. Plan all precautions to avoid the risk

 6:After a study of the work processes on a project, a quality audit team reports to the project manager that irrelevant quality standards were being used by the project, which might lead to rework. What was the objective of the project manager in initiating this study?
 A. Quality control
 B. Quality planning
 C. Checking adherence to processes
 D. Quality assurance

 7:Which of the following is NOT an input to project plan execution?

A. Work authorization system
 B. Project plan
 C. Corrective action
D. Preventive action

 8: Coral reefs in India can be found in

A. the coast of Orissa
B. Waltair
C. Rameshwaram
D. Trivandrum

Direction for Question 9 Pick out the most effective word from the given words to fill in the blank to make the sentence meaningfully complete. 

 9:Fate smiles ...... those who untiringly grapple with stark realities of life.

A. with
B. over
C. on
D. round

 10:The percentage increase in the area of a rectangle, if each of its sides is increased by 20% is:
A. 40%
B. 42%
C. 44%
D. 46%

(11) The model serves as the basis for the creation of ______ for the Software.

(a) Design
(b) Maintenance
(c) Testing
(d)   Specifications

(12) Before requirements can be analyzed, modeled, or specified they must be gathered through a/an

(a) Elicitation process
(b) Interviewing
(c) Meeting
(d) None of given

( 13 )Technology-related problems include _____

(a) Overestimated savings from reusable components and new tools and methods
(b) Switching tools in mid-way
(c) Integrating different software products in cross-platform implementation

(d)   All of given

(14) Insufficient identification is a

(a) Technology-related problems
(b) Process-related problems
(c) People-related problems
(d)   Product-related problems

(15) Throughout evaluation and solution synthesis, the analyst's primary focus is on ______

(a) “Not what, not "how"
(b) "What, also "how"
(c) "What, not "how"
(d)   None of given

(16)   The overall role of Software in a larger system is identified during

(a) Requirements engineering
(b) Process engineering
(c) System engineering
(d)   All of given

(17)   Many software projects digress from the original scope because of the nature of the software product or technology used, it’s happen in ________

(a) Product scope changed toward the end of the project life cycle
(b) Research-oriented software development
(c) Defined scope
(d) Fuzzy users

 (18) In problem evaluation area of effort, once problems have been identified, the ___________determines . what information is to be produced by the new system and what data will be provided to the system.
(a) Analyst
(b) Designer
(c) Coder

(19)   A ‘facilitator’ controls the meeting can be ________

(a) Customer
(b) A developer
(c) An outsider
(d)   All of given

(20)  Version control combines ______ to manage different versions of configuration objects that are created during software product development.

(a) Procedure
(b) Tools
(c) Procedure and Tools
(d)   None of given

21.Many software projects digress from the original scope because of the nature of the software product or
1. technology used, it’s happen in ________

(a)Product scope changed toward the end of the project life cycle
(b)Research-oriented software development
(c)Defined scope
(d)Fuzzy users

22.When you build a product or system, it's important to go through a series of predictable steps – a road
 map that helps you create a timely, high-quality result, The road map that you follow is called a

(a)Software design
(b)Software process
(c)Software schedule

23.Before requirements can be analyzed, modeled, or specified they must be gathered through a/an
(a)Elicitation process
(d)None of given

24.Defined scope is a

(a)Technology-related problems
(b)Product-related problems
(c)Process-related problems
(d) People-related problems

25.You can use the Item Traceability Matrix to identify _______ at the end of each phase


26.Most software project manager’s practice a lot of management techniques that are of doubtful authenticity are called

(a)Project management tools
(b)Project management myths
(c)Project management thumb rules
(d) Project management fundamentals

27.The Introduction of the software requirements specification states the
Select correct option:
(d)Goals and objectives of the software

28.The code generation step performs the task
Select correct option:
(a) Translated specification into a machine-readable form
(b)Translated design into a machine-readable form
(c)Translated requirements into a machine-readable form
(d)Translated user data into a machine-readable form

29.-----------is the ability to encourage by "push or pull" technical people to produce to their best ability.
Select correct option:
(c)None of the given

30.__________contains an analysis of what went wrong, what went right, and what you could have done better in the software project.
Select correct option:

(a)Prepare closedown report
(b)Identify learning
(c)Identify reusable software components

Note - Option in Bold Font is the Right Answer