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    Conducting a Seminar

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    The director of continuing education at Bluebird University just approved the planning for a sales training seminar. Her admin identified the various activities that must be done and their relationship to each other.

    Activity Activity time Immediate predecessors
    A Design Brochure
    B Identify Teachers
    C Create Outline
    D Send Brochure A
    E Send Teacher B
    F Select Teacher C, E
    G Accept Students D
    H Select Text F
    I Order and Receive Text G, H
    J Prep Room G

    The assistant also supplied the following time estimates for each activity.

    Activity Optimistic Most Likely Pessimistic Expected Time Variance (Ï?^2)
    (days) =a (days)=m (days)=b (te)

    A 5 7 8 6.833333333 0.25
    B 6 8 12 8.333333333 1.00
    C 3 4 5 4 0.11
    D 11 17 25 17.33333333 5.44
    E 8 10 12 10 0.44
    F 3 4 5 4 0.11
    G 4 8 9 7.5 0.69
    H 5 7 9 7 0.44
    I 8 11 17 11.5 2.25
    J 4 4 4 4 0.00

    The director wants to conduct the seminar 47 working days from now. What is the probability that everything will be ready in time?

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