When I conduct a presentation on software measurement, no subject generates more debate than project size. I often describe the Software Engineering Institute's (SEI) core measures of size, time, effort, and defects and find that members of the audience appreciate what the latter three measures are but need to know more about that elusive first metric -- size. Below are eight commonly asked questions on the subject along with responses that might help clarify matters.
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