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File: ch10, Chapter 10: Layout Planning Multiple Choice 1. Which of the following is not a resource that might not be included in deciding a facility layout? a) desk b) work center c) telephone switch d) work center e) person Ans: c Section Ref: What is Layout Planning? Level: moderate 2. Which of the following may not be a result of a poor layout? a) wasted time b) wasted energy c) confusion d) poor communication d) increased flow of information Ans: d Section Ref: What is Layout Planning? Level: easy 3. Intermittent operations are seen in organizations that produce:
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4. Which of the following is not one of the four basic layout types? 5. The challenge in process layouts is to arrange resources to maximize _____ and minimize ____ a) movement, effectiveness b) effectiveness, efficiency c) efficiency, waste of movement d) efficiency, effectiveness e) efficiency, labor cost Ans: c Section Ref: Types of Layouts Level: moderate 6. A company with a pure continuous processing system is most likely to use which layout type? 7. Process layouts have a) less automation b) more automation
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c) fewer employees d) more cycle time e) less cycle time Ans: a Section Ref: Types of Layouts Level: easy 8. A job shop is most likely to use which layout type? 9. A hospital is an example of which layout type? 10. A grocery store is most like which of the following layout types?
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11. A university is an example of which layout type? a) inverted b) hybrid c) process d) fixed position e) product Ans: c Section Ref: Types of Layouts Level: moderate 12. Which of the following is least like a process layout?
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