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PMP Exam Cram™ 2 by Greg Horine, David Francis

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Chapter 4. Project Planning—Core Processes

Terms you'll need to understand:

  • Scope planning and definition

  • Schedule development

  • Cost estimating and budgeting

  • Scope statement

  • Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)

  • Precedence Diagramming Method and Arrow Diagramming Method

  • Chart of Accounts

  • Milestones

  • Activity list, definition, and sequencing

  • Activity Duration Estimate

  • Resource pool

  • Scope, cost, and risk management plans

  • Decomposition

  • Project network diagram

  • Resource requirements

  • Reserve time

  • Crashing

  • Fast tracking

  • Graphical Evaluation and Review Technique (GERT)

  • Program Evaluation and Review Technique (PERT)

  • Critical Path Method (CPM)

  • Project Management Information System (PMIS)

  • Duration compression

  • Resource leveling

  • Cost baseline

  • Project plan

  • Project schedule

  • Work package

  • WBS

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