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CBAP Business Analysis And Planning

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1. What techniques are used in the task Manage Requirements Traceability?






2. What is the output of the task Document Elicitation Results?






3. What are the techniques used in the task - Assess Capability Gaps?






4. Rules that the organization chooses to enforce as a matter of policy. They are intended to guide the actions of people working within the organization. They may oblige people to take certain actions - prevent people from taking actions - or prescribe






5. What are the Behavioral Characteristics a BA should exhibit?






6. What are the factors of influence by stakeholders on a project?






7. What is the output of the task - Assess Capability Gaps?






8. A means to elicit requirements by studying available documentation on existing and comparable solutions and identifying relevant information. - Not starting from a blank page.- Leveraging existing materials to discover and/or confirm requirements. -






9. What are the inputs to the task Plan Requirements Management Process?






10. While eliciting requirements it is important to guard against scope creep - This activity will ensure that the requirements should be included since they meet the business goal/objectives.






11. What are the inputs to the task - Validate Solution?






12. What are the inputs to the task - Validate Requirements?






13. Characteristics that are common to all organizations with a similar purpose and structure - whether or not the are in the same industry.






14. What are the techniques used in the task - Define Assumptions & Constraints?






15. When a requirement is changed - the BA can easily review all the related requirements and software components in order to understand the impact of the change.






16. What are the elements of the task Plan Requirements Management Process?






17. What are the inputs to the task - Determine Solution Approach?






18. What are the underlying competencies a BA should possess?






19. What techniques are used in the task - Define Solution Scope?






20. 7 knowledge areas of ________ : Business Analysis Planning & Monitoring - Elicitation - Requirements Management & Communication - Enterprise Analysis - Requirements Analysis - Solution Assessment & Validation - Underlying Competencies






21. Means of eliciting information from many people - sometimes anonymously - in a relatively short period of time






22. The systematic and objective assessment of a solution to determine its status and efficacy in meeting objectives over time - and to identify ways to improve the solution to better meet objectives.






23. An important tool in defining the scope of work and developing estimates. Decomposes the project scope into smaller and smaller pieces - creating a hierarchy of work.






24. Stakeholders involved the BA in decision making - acceptance of the BA's recommendations - willingness to discuss difficult or controversial topics with the BA - stakeholders willing to support or defend the BA when problems occur.






25. What is the output of the Plan Business Analysis Approach?






26. What are the techniques used in the task Manage Business Analysis Performance?






27. What are the techniques used in the task Document Elicitation Results?






28. What is the output of the task - Determine Solution Approach?






29. This knowledge area describes the behaviors - knowledge and other characteristics that support the effective performance of a BA.






30. Long-term - ongoing and qualitative statements of a state or condition that the organization is seeking to establish and maintain.






31. A means of eliciting requirements by conducting an assessment of the stakeholder's work environment. This technique is appropriate when documenting details about current processes or if the project is intended to enhance or change a current process.






32. The process of informing stakeholders of metrics of indicators in specified formats at specified intervals.






33. What is the output of the task Plan Requirements Management Process?






34. What techniques are used in the task - Prepare Requirements Package?






35. What are the tasks for the knowledge area - Requirements Management & Communication?






36. The goal of this task is to meet with stakeholder(s) to gather information regarding their needs.






37. The decomposition of activities and tasks creates?






38. What are some of the key variables used in determining the priority of a requirement?






39. This describes how the chosen solution will deliver the solution scope - may break delivery down into releases or provide a roadmap that indicates the timeframe in which a capability is expected.






40. What is the output of the task - Prioritize Requirements?






41. Shows how the behavior of a concept - entity or object changes in response to events during its lifetime - and defines which events cause a transition between those states.






42. This knowledge area describes how the BA assesses proposed solutions and determines which solution best fits the business need - identifies gaps and shortcomings to solutions and determines necessary workarounds or changes to the solution.






43. The goal of this task is to create a set of views of the requirements for the new business solution that are comprehensive - complete - consistent and understood from all stakeholder perspectives.






44. Elicitation Results are the inputs for the ____________






45. What are the general modeling concepts that are relevant to business analysis?






46. What are the inputs to the task Manage Requirements Traceability?






47. Ensure that the solution meets the business need and determine the most appropriate response to identified defects.






48. What is the output to the task - Evaluate Solution Performance?






49. What are the inputs to the task Manage Business Analysis Performance?






50. What are the inputs to the task - Assess Organizational Readiness?