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1 .   All of the following are identified causes of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill EXCEPT for :
a) Repeated failure to follow safety procedures
b) The alignment of the Information Systems Strategy Triangle
c) The failure of automated systems
d) The leadership and organizational culture at BP
e) Inadequate quality standards
Answer:  b )   The alignment of the Information Systems Strategy Triangle
2 .   A general manager should :
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3 .   When a company ’s business strategy and technology strategy are intertwined , this situation is known as _______.
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4 .   Organizational , cultural , and control variables are considered the ________ used by decision makers to effect change in their organization .
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5 .   The ________________________ is a plan articulating where a business seeks to go and how it expects to get there .
a. vision statement
b. mission statement
c. stakeholder statement
d. stockholder statement
e. business strategy
Answer:  e .   business strategy
6 .   Organizations seek to gain a competitive advantage by differentiation , cost , or ___ _ _____.
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7 .   Google has disrupted a number of industries , particularly the advertising and software industries . Google 's ability to quickly and aggressively provide new products and services is best described by :
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8 .   Through the use of various technologies , a ski resort tracks the slopes each customer skis and the times he or she skis them . Skiers then have the ability to view this information online , and can choose to seamlessly share their accomplishments on Facebook . In addition , photographers positioned at the resort post pictures on Facebook for the skier . This ski resort has worked hard to develop a strong :
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9 .   The organizational strategy should ideally ___ __ the IS strategy .
a. drive
b. complement
c. dictate
d. ignore
e. sustain
Answer:  b.   complement
10 .   The general manager for a retail clothing outlet was recently cited as saying , “ IT is the cornerstone of our company . All of our decisions are based on the sophisticated systems that we have deployed throughout our organization . IT drives our decisions . ” What position should the manager hold regarding IT and its influence on decision making ?
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11 .   To remain competitive , an organization ’s business strategy must adapt and respond to all of the following variables . Which variable in particular does IS help to determine ?
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12 .   The physical means by which information is exchanged among hardware components is called _______.
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13 .   Significant changes in IS should trigger a reassessment of the __ _ _ _________.
a. business strategy
b. social strategy
c. process strategy
d. data strategy
e. system strategy
Answer:  a )   business strategy
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MIS Multiple Choice QuestionsTable of ContentsChapter 1.........................................................................................................................................1Chapter 2.........................................................................................................................................8Chapter 3.......................................................................................................................................13Chapter 4.......................................................................................................................................18Chapter 5.......................................................................................................................................23Chapter 6.......................................................................................................................................30Chapter 7.......................................................................................................................................36Chapter 10.....................................................................................................................................44Chapter 12.....................................................................................................................................50Chapter 1CHAPTER 1Multiple Choice1. All of the following are identified causes of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill EXCEPT for:a) Repeated failure to follow safety proceduresb) The alignment of the Information Systems Strategy Triangle c) The failure of automated systemsd) The leadership and organizational culture at BPe) Inadequate quality standardsAns: b (Medium)
Response: See page 23-242. A general manager should:
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Response: See page 26,323. When a company’s business strategy and technology strategy are intertwined, this situation isknown as _______.
Response: See page 25-264. Organizational, cultural, and control variables are considered the ________ used by decision makers to effect change in their organization.
Response: See page 355. The ________________________ is a plan articulating where a business seeks to go and how it expects to get there.a. vision statementb. mission statementc. stakeholder statementd. stockholder statemente. business strategy Ans: e (Medium)
Response: See page 276. Organizations seek to gain a competitive advantage by differentiation, cost, or _________.
Response: See page 297. Google has disrupted a number of industries, particularly the advertising and software industries. Google's ability to quickly and aggressively provide new products and services is bestdescribed by:
Response: See page 318. Through the use of various technologies, a ski resort tracks the slopes each customer skis andthe times he or she skis them. Skiers then have the ability to view this information online, and can choose to seamlessly share their accomplishments on Facebook. In addition, photographerspositioned at the resort post pictures on Facebook for the skier. This ski resort has worked hard to develop a strong:
Resposne: See page 33

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