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Dig deeper into scheduling

Test yourself

Complete the following test so you can be sure you understand the material. Your answers are private, and test results are not scored.


Three task types can be applied to tasks in Project — Fixed Duration, Fixed Units, and Fixed Work. What does "fixed" mean when applied to these task types in a project schedule?

This task type is incorrect, or "broken" in the schedule and must be fixed before Project can accurately calculate its value.

When Project calculates the schedule, the value for this task is fixed, or remains constant, once you assign it. It cannot be changed once you save the project schedule.

When Project calculates the schedule, the value for this task is fixed, or remains constant, once you assign it unless you enter a new value for the task.

When you create a new task, which is the default task type setting that Project automatically applies?

Fixed Units.

Fixed Duration.

Fixed Work.

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