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Chapter 6, 7, 8 Mike Solomich 1. Wikipedia is an example of analytical information because it encompasses all organizational information, and its primary purpose is to support the performing of managerial analysis tasks. Analytical information includes transactional information along with other information such as market and industry information. 2. The impact to Wikipedia, if the information contained in its database is of low quality would be that it would lower the reputation of Wikipedia and the information it provides. 3. The five common characteristics of high quality information and ranked in order of importance are accuracy, consistency, completeness, uniqueness, and timeliness. 4. High quality information does not automatically guarantee that every decision made is going to be a good one, since people ultimately make decisions. But such information ensures that the basis of the decisions is accurate. The success of the organization depends on appreciating and leveraging the true value of timely and
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This note was uploaded on 11/15/2009 for the course ENG 401 taught by Professor Mess during the Spring '09 term at Northwood University, Michigan Campus.

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