Q & As

FOR THE

PMBOK® GUIDE

FIFTH EDITION

Answers

Introduction

(Chapter 1 of the PMBOK® Guide)

1. Answer: D.

PMBOK® Guide, page 3, Section 1.2

What is a project?

A project is a temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product, service, or result.

2. Answer: B.

PMBOK® Guide, page 5, Section 1.3

What is project management?

Project management is the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to project activities to meet project requirements.

3. Answer: A.

PMBOK® Guide, page 6, Section 1.3

Managing a project typically includes, but is not limited to:

• Identifying requirements;

• Addressing the various needs, concerns, and expectations of the stakeholders in planning and executing the project;

• Setting up, maintaining, and ...

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