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Hello everyone! Here is this week's free PMP exam sample question from the PM Exam Simulator.

The PMBOK Guide recommends the use of the two different Three Point Estimating techniques for estimating project activity durations. The first is the PERT or Beta Distribution technique. What is the name of the other technique?

A. Alpha Distribution
B. Triangular Distribution
C. Normal Distribution
D. Gamma Distribution

HINT: Beta Distribution and Triangular Distribution are two Three-Point Distribution techniques.

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Answer and Explanation:
The correct answer is B.

Beta Distribution and Triangular Distribution are the two different Three Point Estimating techniques used for estimating project activity durations. Beta Distribution is the traditional PERT technique.
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