Clarification Needed on the answer.
Submitted by mkp on Mon, 11/02/2015 - 15:06
Please see the question below. I picked choice D. The correct answer is B. But I am wondering where in the question does it talk anything about gold plating? Is the word 'added' in qqestion key to answer?
At the end of a project, a project manager determines the project has added four areas of
functionality and three areas of performance. The customer has expressed satisfaction with the
project. What does this mean in terms of the success of the project?
A. The project was an unqualified success.
B. The project was unsuccessful because it was gold plated.
C. The project was unsuccessful because the customer being happy means they would have paid
more for the work.
D. The project was successful because the team had a chance to learn new areas of functionality
and the customer was satisfied.