CSE 4316 Spring 2001

Homework 2

Due: March 9, 2001, midnight (email to red@cse.uta.edu)

  1. Question 16, page 253.

  2. Question 4, page 266. Show your work.

  3. Question 11, page 305. Show your work.

  4. Question 12, page 306. Show your work.

  5. Use Microsoft Project to address the following issues related to the ABC Office Designs IS project created in HW1 (solution available on the course web page).

    1. Add the following standard salary rates to the project resources. What is the cost of the project?

      • Beth: $100/hr
      • Jim, Tyler, Hannah, Maggie: $75/hr
      • Jack, Rose, Cathy, Sharon, Joe, Gene, Greg: $50/hr
      • Steve, Jeff, Gerri: $25/hr

    2. Unhappy with his salary, Steve decides to leave the company. What are the effects on the cost and duration of the project if Jim assumes Steve's task? What are the effects on the cost and duration of the project if Jeff assumes Steve's task?

  6. Email your submission to red@cse.uta.edu by the above deadline. Your submission should include the answers to all of the above questions and your Microsoft Project .mpp file with the salary information, Jeff assigned to Steve's task, and resource leveling. The changes since HW1 should appear as the current project, not saved as the baseline project.