Single level & Cascading approval flow

Anybody suggest me which is correct answer, most of sites answer is D.

have added an approval process assignment to a loan request process. The
requirement states that a request can be routed to one or more managers for
their approval. Te hierarchy of approvals depends upon the total dollar amount
of the request. For example, Cost Center Managers approve requests that are
less than USD 25,000. A request of greater than or equal to USD 25,000 requires
the approval of the Cost Center Manager, corporate Vice President, and Vice
President of Finance.

A. Configure a cascading approval flow type
based on the reporting structure of the current user.

B. Configure a single level approval flow
type based on an authority matrix.

C.Configure a single level approval flow
type and route to a workbasket accessible by the approvers.

D.Configure a cascading approval flow type
based on an authority matrix.

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April 11, 2018 - 8:35pm

Answer D

April 12, 2018 - 5:29am
Response to chandrasekhar_g

@Chandra Thanks, if possible would you please be more specific how is answer D, because few sites mentioned answer is A

April 14, 2018 - 6:45pm


By considering the authority matrix. It is not related to reporting structure. Since here the approval is based on amount. 

October 1, 2018 - 1:48pm

The answer is D. Reason being diff amts have diff approvers.

The below link clearly explains with example for authority matrix and reporting structure

December 19, 2018 - 1:33am

If there is such a (strange) reporting structure.

Contributor -> Cost Center Manager -> corporate Vice President -> Vice President of Finance

You can use either reporting structure or authority matrix.


But no reporting structure was mentioned, so the answer is D.