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    Identify the first activity to be crashed on a CPM network

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    Two critical path activities are candidates for crashing on a CPM network. Activity details are in the table below.

    Activity: One
    Normal Time: 8 days
    Normal Cost: $6,000
    Crash Time: 6 days
    Crash Cost $6,800

    Activity: Two
    Normal Time: 10 days
    Normal Cost: $4,000
    Crash Time: 9 days
    Crash Cost: $5,000

    To cut one day from the project's duration, activity _____ should be crashed first, adding_______ to projects cost.

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    Calculate the cost of crashing per day for all the possible crashing activities on the critical path.

    Activity: One
    Normal Time: 8 days
    Normal Cost: $6,000
    Crash Time: 6 days ...

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