Question No : 133
Which of the following statements is NOT true about a project life cycle?
Choice 1 All project life cycles are usually identical.
Choice 2 The level of risk is highest at the start of the project and decreases as the project progresses.
Choice 3 The ability of the stakeholders to influence the final characteristics is highest at the start and gets progressively lower as the project continues.
Choice 4 Cost and staffing requirements usually peak during the intermediate phases.
Correct Choice : 1
Although many projects may have similar phase names with similar deliverables, few are identical.
Further, look out for absolute statements with terms like "All", "None", "Never", "Always", "Must", etc. Such options should be carefully evaluated because they may be incorrect.
Care sunt alea, intermediate phases?