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1. What is the best way to estimate fixed costs on a project?
Create a cost resource, type a cost, and then assign the resource to a task.
Insert the cost column for a task and type a cost.
Create a cost resource, assign it to a task, and then type the cost for that task.
2. How should you name a cost resource?
There is no rule or requirement, but to make it easier to understand, type cost as the prefix for the name of the resource.
Microsoft Project automatically adds the word cost to the prefix (beginning) of the resource name.
Add the word cost to the suffix (the end) of the resource’s name.
3. What are two easy ways to view the total cost for the project?
In the Gantt chart view, change to the Cost table. Alternatively, click the Project tab and then click the Project Information icon to see the total cost.
Click the Project tab and then click the Project Information icon. Alternatively, you can go to the Resource Sheet and view the total cost for all resources.
In the Gantt chart view, change to the Cost table. Alternatively, you can insert the Cost column.
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