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CompTIA Project+ Study Guide: Exam PK0-004 - Second Edition

By : Kim Heldman
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CompTIA Project+ Study Guide: Exam PK0-004 - Second Edition

By: Kim Heldman

Overview of this book

The CompTIA Project+ Study Guide, Second Edition is your comprehensive resource for taking Exam PK0-004. With 100% coverage of all exam objectives, this book gives you everything you need to approach the exam with confidence. Detailed explanations and superior study tools cover and reinforce setup, initiation, planning, execution, delivery, change, control, communication, and closure, and the author Kim Heldman's twenty-five years of project management experience provide deep insight into real-world applications. The book contains detailed explanations and superior study tools that cover and reinforce all the exam objectives. You’ll begin by tackling questions related to pre-project setup and project initiation. Then you’ll solve questions about creating a project charter and planning it. You’ll also take questions about developing schedules and budgets and project execution. The later chapters provide questions on managing change, control, and communication. Finally, you’ll be given questions on project closure. By the end of the book, you’ll have the knowledge you need to be confident on exam day.
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Exam Essentials

Be able to explain a histogram. A histogram displays data distributed over time. It is a type of bar chart.

Be able to explain a fishbone diagram. A fishbone diagram is a cause-and-effect diagram, also known as an Ishikawa diagram.

Be able to explain a Pareto chart. A Pareto chart is a histogram that rank-orders data by frequency over time.

Be able to explain a run chart. A run chart displays data as plots on a timeline.

Be able to explain a scatter diagram. A scatter diagram displays the relationship between two numerical variables and determines whether they are related to each other. It can also be used to prove or disprove cause-and-effect relationships. Scatter diagrams are also known as correlation charts.

Name the knowledge management tools used for project documents. The tools include intranet sites, Internet sites, wiki pages, vendor knowledge bases, and collaboration tools.

Name the three performance measurement tools. They are key performance indicators (KPIs...