Which of the following is generally not included in a solicitation package?
Listing of qualified vendors
Past bidding history of qualified vendors
How changes will be managed
Supplier payment plan
Which of the following contract types has the greatest risk with the buyer?
In which of the following would the price of a possible contract not be included?
Request for information (RFI)
Request for quotation (RFQ)
Request for proposal (RFP)
Invitation for bids (IFB)
Billing the cost of repairs against a financially closed out project is called _____.
Order of precedence
During contract negotiations, the goal of the buyer is to:
Get the seller to accept the greatest risk
Get the highest quality result for the lowest price
Get the seller to agree to scope changes at no cost to the buyer
Try to get the least amount of work done at the lowest price
Which of the following is not one of the three types of specifications discussed in the text?
The fact that random variation is always present in any process is called:
Common cause variability
Special cause variability
Assignable cause variability
Control limit variability
In which project life cycle phase does quality begin?
Initiation / planning
Monitoring & control
The collective term for the formal quality activities and processes is called:
The collective term for the activities and techniques within the overall process is called:
Which of the following quality gurus focused on the four absolutes of quality?
Which of the following quality gurus developed an approach for determining the cost of quality?
Quality is defined by the: