Saturday, March 29, 2008

Other Tools of Quality Control

Other Tools used in Quality Control includes:
  • Scatter Diagram
    Tracks 2 variables to see if they are related.

  • Run Chart
    Look at history and see a parttern of variation.

  • Histogram
    Helps identify the cause of problem in a process by the shape and width of the distribution.

  • Cause and Effect Diagram

  • Flow Chart

  • Statistical Sampling
    This involves choosing part of a population of interest for inspection.
    Often reduce the cost of quality control.

  • Inspection
    Determine whether it conforms to the standards.

Recommended Books on PMP

Suggested Study Materials

  • PMP-Preparation Recommended Books
  • PMP Exam Prep, Fifth Edition: Rita's Course in a Book for Passing the PMP Exam
  • A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, Third Edition (PMBOK Guides)
  • The PMP Exam: How to Pass On Your First Try (Test Prep series)