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Hello everyone! Here is this week's free PMP exam sample question from the PM Exam Simulator.
Which is a work breakdown structure (WBS)?
A. It is a deliverable-oriented hierarchical decomposition of the work to be executed by the project team, to accomplish the project objectives and create the required deliverables.
B. It is a hierarchically organized depiction of the project organization arranged so that the work packages can be related to the performing organizational unit.
C. It is a hierarchically organized depiction of the resources by type to be used in the project.
D. It is a hierarchical tabulation of the physical assemblies, subassemblies and components needed to fabricate a manufactured product.
HINT: The WBS is a component of the Project Scope Baseline.
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Answer and Explanation:
The correct answer is A.
The WBS is a hierarchical decomposition of the total scope of the work to be carried out by the project team.
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