A community for students.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
GoldRush18
 3 years ago
hi everyone i need help with a business assignment its on Critical Path Analysis/Method is there some who can help me?
GoldRush18
 3 years ago
hi everyone i need help with a business assignment its on Critical Path Analysis/Method is there some who can help me?

This Question is Closed

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1red wise manufacturing company would like to assess the activities completion time of predecessors for building a new convention centre. these are outlined in the table below activities] immediate predecessor] duration(months) A  3 B A 4 C A 6 D B 6 E B 4 F C 4 G D 6 H E,F 8 Required: draw a full timed network diagram to depict the information. identify the critical path calculate the EST and LFT for each activity , show these on network diagram and then transfer them to a table where you will also show the float on each noncritical activity.

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i'm having a problem calculating the critical path because there is a dummy activity in the network diagram

MAYANKSINGHVI291
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so wht is the problem with dummy?

MAYANKSINGHVI291
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0there are two situations when dummy appears.. 1. IF WE HAVE TWO ACTIVITIES HAVING SAME HEAD AND TAIL EVENT WITH DIFFERENT CONSUMPTION OF TIME THEN ALWAYS WE SHOULD INTRODUCE DUMMY RELATION. 2. IF ANY ACTIVITY APPEARS ATLEAST TWO TIMES IN PRECEDING COLUMN, I IN INDIVIDUAL AND II WITH OTHER ACTIVITY, THEN WE SHOULD INTRODUCE DUMMY.

MAYANKSINGHVI291
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0IN YOUR QUESTION I THINK THERE WOULD NOT BE ANY DUMMY ACTIVITY AS NEITHER OF TWO SITUATIONS ARE APPLICABLE

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ok so what then would be the critical path?

MAYANKSINGHVI291
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1319137378057:dw

MAYANKSINGHVI291
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think remaining you can find.. okk

sheg
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I feel this will help you more.

sheg
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1See this it is same as last pdf but in doc form.

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1thanks but i'm still having problem working out the floats and may i ask what do you think is the critical path?

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1319292961771:dw

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1drawing not so good but thats what i got and where the arrow is pointed is the dummy activity can someone calculate the EST and LFT

sheg
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1hey i sent u a pdf file have u gone thru that one

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i gone through it but something kinda seems wrong because remember each letter has to depend on another look at it again

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1each letter need to have its own node(circle) they can't share

sheg
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1hey if i m not wrong in ur daigram u r makin a mistake dummy will not be at that place where u have drawn it. Dummy will be as i had shown it to u. in this case the answer is 12467

sheg
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1and the longest time duration to complete any project is taken as the critical path

sheg
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Do you have the solution of the above question???

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1no we were only given the question , we should work it out

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes i got the critical path right which would be ACFH and the duration is 21 months

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1but we suppose to draw a table showing LFT, EST and the float

sheg
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Activity I Duration I Start time I Finish Time I FLOAT I I ESTILST IEFT I LFT I 12 I 3 MonthsI 0 I 0 I 0 I 0 I 0 23 I 4 I 3 I 5 I 7 I 9 I 2 24 I 6 I 3 I 3 I 9 I 9 I 0 35 I 6 I 7 I 9 I 13 I 15 I 2 36 I 4 I 7 I 9 I 11 I 13 I 4 46 I 4 I 9 I 9 I 13 I 13 I 0 57 I 6 I 13 I 15 I 19 I 21 I 2 67 I 8 I 13 I 13 I 21 I 21 I 0

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1looks a bit confusing

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1lemme show u what i got

sheg
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1see this doc file i feel u will get the answer

sheg
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1hey did u got it now or not in that check the above diagram and check the table

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1omg this helped so much the only problem now is showing the EST and LFT on the diagram

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1thank you so much for ur help i really appreciate it :)

sheg
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1m from india. Actually i m new on this website

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1cool i'm new too just found out about it last week

sheg
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i found it only yesterday. on damodaran's website

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes and i have a major management of business test coming up soon

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1not yet im at pre university im not going to university till next year but i still can't make up my mind what im gonna do yet it has to do something with business though

GoldRush18
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1oh there is a part e to the question it says You were recently employed to the company as part of the project management team. Explain to your manager 5 possible benefits and 3 disadvantages to doing a critical path analysis.(15marks)

sheg
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Advantages: It takes into consideration the longest time duration to complete the project that is, future is uncertain anything can happen while the project is going on so longest time is taken as the Projects life

sheg
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Predicts the time required to complete the project.

sheg
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Shows which activities are critical to maintaining the schedule and which are not.

sheg
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Provides a graphical view of the project.
Ask your own question
Sign UpFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.