The field of management science

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Chapter 1—Introduction MULTIPLE CHOICE 1. The field of management science a. concentrates on the use of quantitative methods to assist in decision making. b. approaches decision making rationally, with techniques based on the scientific method. c. is another name for decision science and for operations research. d. each of these choices are true. ANS: D PTS: 1 TOP: Introduction
2. Identification and definition of a problem PTS: 1 TOP: Problem solving and decision making
3. Decision alternatives PTS: 1 TOP: Problem solving and decision making
4. Decision criteria
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5. In a multicriteria decision problem a. it is impossible to select a single decision alternative. b. the decision maker must evaluate each alternative with respect to each criterion. c. successive decisions must be made over time. d. each of these choices are true. ANS: B PTS: 1 TOP: Problem solving and decision
making 6. The quantitative analysis approach requires PTS: 1 TOP: Quantitative analysis and decision making
7. A physical model that does not have the same physical appearance as the object being modeled is PTS: 1 TOP: Model development
8. Inputs to a quantitative model PTS: 1 TOP: Model development
9. When the value of the output cannot be determined even if the value of the controllable input is known, the model is a. analog. b. digital.
c. stochastic. d. deterministic. ANS: C PTS: 1 TOP: Model development

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