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STUDY OUTLINE FOR CHAPTER 5 STRATEGIC CAPACITY PLANNING FOR PRODUCTS AND SERVICES 1. How is capacity defined? 2. What are the three basic questions in capacity planning? 1) 2) 3) 3. Why are capacity decisions strategic? 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) 8) 5-1
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4. Write the equation for each term: Utilization = Efficiency = 5. Name seven determinants of effective capacity. 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) 6. Explain the term capacity cushion . 7. List the steps in the capacity planning process: 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) 2
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8. What are three important challenges in planning service capacity?
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Unformatted text preview: 1) 2) 3) 9. List six main considerations relevant to a make or buy decision: 1) 4) 2) 5) 3) 6) 10. Explain what a bottleneck operation is and how that can affect operations. 5-3 11. Name six things that can be done to enhance capacity management: 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 12. Explain these terms and the reasons for each: economies of scale diseconomies of scale 13. What is the purpose of cost-volume analysis? 4 14. Briefly define these terms: Break-even point Cash flow Present value 5-5...
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This note was uploaded on 09/30/2008 for the course MGT 3325 taught by Professor Umble during the Fall '08 term at Baylor.

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