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Table of Contents
Chapter 1 What Is a Project?
Chapter 2 Creating the Project Charter
Chapter 3 Developing the Project Scope Statement
Chapter 4 Creating the Project Schedule
Chapter 5 Developing the Project Budget and Communicating the?Plan
Chapter 6 Risk Planning
CHAPTER 7 Planning Project Resources
Chapter 8 Developing the Project Team
CHAPTER 9 Conducting Procurements and Sharing Information
CHAPTER 10 Measuring and Controlling Project Performance
CHAPTER 11 Controlling Work Results
CHAPTER 12 Closing the Project and Applying Professional Responsibility
Appendix A Answers to Review Questions
Appendix B Process Inputs and Outputs