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

Your project is in an early stage and you need to estimate the overall duration. Based on your experience with similar past projects, you estimate a 6-month completion time. What is this type of estimation technique called?

A. Three Point Estimate
B. Bottom-up-estimating
C. WAG
D. Analogous

HINT: This is a gross estimating technique.

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Answer and Explanation:
The correct answer is D.

Analogous duration estimating means using the actual duration of a previous, similar schedule activity as the basis for estimating the duration of a future schedule activity.
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