Last updated on 10/10/23
Learn How to Estimate Releases with Scrum
- Describe the fundamentals of estimating in an agile project management framework (SCRUM)
- Explain the benefits of relative estimation
- Run a planning poker workshop
- Calculate team velocity
Test your knowledge of how to estimate and plan in Scrum
Relative estimation is the process of estimating
In absolute units of time
By comparing items to others of equivalent complexity or difficulty
How many days are required to complete a task
Which of these are benefits of relative estimation?Careful, there are several correct answers.
The human brain works well with relative comparison.
Relative estimation techniques are proven to be effective.
Relative estimates cannot be confused with commitments.
Relative estimations make us build the product faster.
Why do we use units of measurement such as ideal time and story points for relative estimation?Careful, there are several correct answers.
Because they are abstract units of time.
Because they do not tell us how long the task will take to complete.
Because relative estimation is about figuring out how many hours it will take to complete a task.