Project manager interview questions

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1. Management
Project management Project planning Public New

How do the best project managers spend the majority of their time?

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2. Budget
Project management Project cost management Public New

A project you are managing had a starting budget of 180,000 USD and an expected duration of 1 year and 3 months. The work and budget are spread equally over the duration.

You are currently 8 months into the project, the work is on schedule, and so far you have spent 102,000 USD.

What is the cost variance of the project?

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5min
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3. Active Project
Project management Project risk management Public New

A company currently has three active projects:

  • Project A has a 85% chance of a 230,000 USD profit and a 15% chance of a 230,000 USD loss.
  • Project B has a 55% chance of a 900,000 USD profit and a 45% chance of a 900,000 USD loss.
  • Project C has a 73% chance of a 300,000 USD profit and a 27% chance of a 250,000 USD loss.

Which project has the highest monetary value, and what is the amount?

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7min
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