Over 600 PMI Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) Exam Questions and Answers

Question 531: Which is the best way for a project manager to ensure efficient and frequent communication with management and stakeholders in an agile/adaptive environment?

A. Post project artifacts in a transparent fashion and engage stakeholders on a regular basis.
B. Make surveys among the stakeholders and meet with the team once a month.
C. Create a social network and post news there.
D. Create personalized emails for each stakeholder, asking for requests and reviewing objectives with them periodically.

Question 532: Due to today’s competitive global market, organizations require more than technical project management skills. Which of the following skills can support long-range strategic objectives that contribute to the bottom line?

A. Planning and risk management skills
B. Communication and time management skills
C. Business intelligence and leadership skills
D. Strategic and business management skills

Question 533: What is the difference between iterative scheduling and on-demand scheduling practices?

A. Iterative scheduling is based on adaptive cycles; on-demand scheduling is based on the theory of constraints.
B. Iterative scheduling is based on the theory of constraints; on-demand scheduling is based on adaptive cycles.
C. Iterative scheduling is usually used in Kanban system.
D. There are no relevant differences between these scheduling practices.

Question 534: Company A has just been notified about a new legal requirement for its business operations. What is the classification of this item?

A. Internal enterprise environmental factor
B. Risk register database
C. External enterprise environmental factor
D. Organizational process asset

Question 535: How can a project manager represent a contingency reserve in the schedule?

A. Additional weeks of work to account for unknown-unknowns risks
B. Task duration estimates of the best case scenarios
C. Additional duration estimates in response to identified risks that have been accepted
D. Milestones representing the completion of deliverables

Question 536: Which factors should be considered for cross-cultural communication?

A. Background, personality, and communications management plan
B. Personality, background, and escalation process
C. Sponsor relationship, personality, and background
D. Current emotional state, personality, and background

Question 537: Which of the following tasks is related to the Perform Qualitative Risk Analysis process?

A. Identify the project risks and assign a probability of occurrence
B. Perform a sensitivity analysis to determine which risk has the most potential for impacting the project
C. Analyze the effect of identified project risks as numerical data
D. Prioritize each protect risk and assign the probability of occurrence and impact for each one

Question 538: Which of the following documents are created as part of Project Integration Management?

A. Project charter and project management plan
B. Communications management plan and scope management plan
C. Quality management plan and risk management plan
D. Project scope statement and communications management plan

Question 539: A project manager is analyzing a few network diagrams in order to determine the minimum duration of a project. Which diagram should the project manager reference?

A. A diagram in which resource optimization has been applied
B. A diagram in which the critical path method has been applied
C. A diagram in which a predefined series of activities has been organized
D. A diagram which shows a combination of resource and time optimization

Question 540: What are the two most common contract types used in a project?

A. Cost plus award fee (CPAF) contract and fixed price contract
B. Fixed price contract and cost-reimbursable contract
C. Cost-reimbursable contract and time and material (T&M) contract
D. Time and material (T&M) contract and cost plus award fee (CPAF) contract