This section contains the answers to the Can you answer these questions? sections in this chapter.

Task 1: Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques, in order to identify and quantify any variances, perform approved corrective actions, and communicate with relevant stakeholders.

  1. All monitoring and controlling work includes having a description of planned work usually captured in a plan or baseline; and a description of the work actually being performed, usually captured in some sort of work performance data. Monitoring and controlling work also includes some form of variance analysis to detect differences between planned and actual work. Finally, if a variance is detected, a change request is documented and analyzed, ...

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