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Type 1 projects usually fail because ________.
They have not been organized to handle unexpected crises and deviations from plan
Contingency allowances have not been built into the budget
Continues the allowances have not been built into the schedule
The client submitted change requests

In a Type II project, the so-called planning problems usually result from ________.
An inability to solve the project's technical problems
An inability to plan unknown unknowns
A failure to define the mission carefully and get the client's acceptance
A failure to handle deviations from plan

The process of dealing with uncertainties in projects has come to be known as ________.
Scope management
Risk management
Quality management
Procurement management

The project management office is often created by organizations to ________.
Establish consistent project management standards and methods
Respond to the Y2K problem
Train process managers
Administer application software

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Type 1 projects usually fail because ________.

They have not been organized to handle unexpected crises and
deviations from ...

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Project Management: which projects fail, what are planning problems, and should you deal with uncertainties in projects?

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