### Find out the critical path also estimate the projects

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##### Reference no: EM1375325

Q. The subsequent information is available about a project:

Activity Activity Time
(Weeks) Immediate
Predecessor(s)
A 3 ----
B 4 ----
C 6 A
D 9 B
E 6 B
F 10 C,D
G 8 D,E
H 9 G,F

a) Draw the network diagram.

b) Find out the critical path also estimate the project's completion time. Explain why is it important for a project manager to identify the critical path?

c) Compute the slack for each activity. Explain why is it important for a project manager to know the slack of activities?

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