Project Management Home Work #1


1. List each of the 10 knowledge areas of the Project Management Institute (PMI) Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) version 5. Select 3 knowledge areas that you feel are the most important and explain why you feel they are the most important.

2. List three examples of things that you have done in your everyday personal life (excluding work related to a job you have or had) that would be considered a project.

3. What characteristics of hosting the Summer Olympics suggest that it might be treated as a project?

4. What are the requirements to obtain a CAPM (Certified Associate in Project Management) certification? What are the requirements to obtain a PMP (Project Management Professional) certification? You may explore this at the web site “” or in your text book chapter 1 appendix.