Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

2013 Edition
| Editors: Saul I. Gass, Michael C. Fu

Precedence Diagramming

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-1153-7_200623

A graphic analysis of a project plan in which the nodes are the work activities (or tasks) and are connected by arrows. Relationships among tasks are designated as start-to-start, start-to-finish, and finish-to-finish, which eliminates the use of dummy arrows.


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