Registration No: Total Number of Pages: 02 B.TECH PME5J102 5th Semester Regular Examination 2017-18 PROJECT MANAGEMENT BRANCH: MECH Time: 3 Hours Max Marks: 100 Q.CODE:B501 Answer Part-A which is compulsory and any four from Part-B. The figures in the right hand margin indicate marks. Q1 a) b) c) d) e) f) g) h) i) j) Part – A (Answer all the questions) Answer the following questions:multiple type or dash fill up type Which of these is not one of the constraints of a project? i. Scope ii. Resources iii. Team iv. Budget Process Analysis is a function of: i. Performance Analysis ii. Quality Metrics iii. Process Improvement Plan iv. Quality Improvement Plan Which of the following is the most important element of Project Management Plan that is useful in HR Planning process: i. Risk Management activities ii. Quality Assurance activities iii. Activity Resource requirements iv. Budget Control activities Which of the following is not correct about initial phase of a project? i. The cost associated at the beginning of the project is highest. ii. Stakeholders have maximum influence during this phase iii. The highest uncertainty is at this stage of the project. iv. All the above statements are correct. Which is the first stage in project management model? i. Project definition ii. Project planning iii. Project control iv. Understanding the project environment Third phase of project life cycle is . Name one component of project management . The forefather of project management is . Orientation of PERT is . The focus of CPM is on . (2 x 10)
Q2 a) b) c) d) e) f) g) h) i) j) Answer the following questions: Short answer type What is meant by project life cycle? Define LOB. Write down the attributes of a project. Distinguish between PERT and CPM. Write the tools used for project monitoring and control. What is project audit? Explain project crashing? What is meant by resource sharing? How you define the capacity planning? Distinguish between monitoring and control. (2 x 10) Part – B (Answer any four questions) Q3 a) Write in details about project life cycle. b) Discuss the benefits and need of project management (10) (5) Q4 a) Explain in details about project feasibility analysis? b) What is meant by project environment analysis? (10) (5) Q5 a) (10) Determine the critical path and critical activity? b) Elaborate the various project selection methods. (5) Q6 a) Explain the LOB technique for planning of repetitive project? b) Discuss the purpose of project audit. Describe the method for undertaking project audit. (10) (5) Q7 a) Explain about project planning, monitoring and control? b) What is meant by computerized PMIS? Write down its advantages. (10) (5) Q8 a) Briefly explain about performance control. b) Write down the different cost control methods. (10) (5) Q9 (5x3) a) b) c) d) Answer any three : GERT Coordination Meetings. Resource allocation. Work Breakdown Structure.