CH1 - FIRST TRY 1 out of 1 points Question 1 A network...

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FIRST TRY Question 1 1 out of 1 points A network requires at least three computers and a shared resource. Selected Answer: False Correct Answer: False Question 2 0 out of 1 points Forensic accounting is used to investigate bankruptcies and contract disputes. Selected Answer: False Correct Answer: True Question 3 1 out of 1 points Developing a new product, fulfilling an order, or hiring a new employee are examples of business processes.
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Selected Answer: True Correct Answer: True Question 4 1 out of 1 points UPS's use of Web-based tools that allow customers to embed UPS functions such as tracking and cost calculations into their own Web sites was an information systems solution used to achieve customer intimacy. Selected Answer: True Correct Answer: True Question 5 1 out of 1 points There are two types of outsourcing: offshore outsourcing and foreign outsourcing. Selected Answer: False Correct Answer: False
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Question 6 0 out of 1 points As discussed in the chapter opening case, the NBA's use of game video clips tagged to statistical information can be seen as an effort to achieve which of the primary business objectives? Selected Answer: Operational excellence Correct Answer: Improved decision making Question 7 0 out of 1 points Output:
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Selected Answer: transfers data to the people who will use it or to the activities for which it will be used. Correct Answer: transfers processed information to the people who will use it or to the activities for which it will be used. Question 8 0 out of 1 points In a hierarchical organization, the upper levels consist of:
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Selected Answer: managerial and professional workers. Correct Answer: managerial, professional, and technical workers. Question 9 1 out of 1 points Which of the following is an example of a business using information systems to create new products and services is: Selected Answer: Apple's creation of the iPod. Correct Answer: Apple's creation of the iPod. Question 10 0 out of 1 points Poor business processes and unsupportive culture are examples of the ________ dimension of business problems.
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Selected Answer: people Correct Answer: organizational Question 11 0 out of 1 points The use of information systems because of necessity describes the business objective of: Selected Answer: competitive advantage. Correct Answer: survival. Question 12 0 out of 1 points An example of a business using information systems to attain competitive advantage is:
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Selected Answer: Apple's creation of the iPod. Correct Answer: Toyota's legendary TPS that has created superlative efficiencies and enabled Toyota to become the world's largest auto maker. Question 13 0 out of 1 points Data management technology consists of:
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Answer: the detailed, preprogram med instructions that control and coordinate the computer hardware components in an information system. Correct
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CH1 - FIRST TRY 1 out of 1 points Question 1 A network...

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