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    Is the dummy, coming off of activity D (which is setting precedence for activity F) really necessary? If so, could someone please explain why?

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    (Original post by Daebakness)
    Is the dummy, coming off of activity D (which is setting precedence for activity F) really necessary? If so, could someone please explain why?

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    As far as I can see it's not, and activity D can run directly into the event preceding activity F.

    Having a dummy there does not effect precedence, and the activity is uniquely defined by its start and end points without having the dummy.

    I would be interested to know if there is a justification.

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    I refer you to the diagram at the end of this page, in regard to activity F being dependent on activities D and E. Two activity-on-arc options are presented.
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    Ah yes, so there are two solutions for an activity-on-arc network in this case. If both solutions were indicated on the mark scheme that would cause a lot less confusion.

    I appreciate the help ghostwalker!
 
 
 
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