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Test Your Knowledge 1 1 COM 301 Test Your Knowledge 1 (Chapters 1, 2 and 3) Answers 1. What is the function that plans for, develops, implements, and maintains IT hardware, software, and applications that people use to support the goals of an organization? A) Information technology B) Management information systems C) Technology's role in business D) Technology's impact on business Answer: B Rationale: This is the definition of management information systems. 2. What can IT enable an organization to accomplish? A) Reduce costs B) Improve productivity C) Generate growth D) All of the above Answer: D Rationale: IT can enable an organization to perform all of the above as displayed in the figure Business Benefits and Information Technology Project Goals. 3. Which of the following represents the order of priority for the three primary organizational key resources? A) Information, people, information technology B) People, information, information technology C) Information, information technology, people D) Information technology, people, information Answer: B Rationale: People, information, and information technology (in that order of priority) are inextricable linked. 4. Which of the following statements is true? A) IT equals business success B) IT equals business innovation C) IT represents business success and innovation D) IT enables business success and innovation Answer: D Rationale: IT is an important enabler of business success and innovation.
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Test Your Knowledge 1 2 5. Which of the following is considered information? A) Quantity sold B) Date sold C) Best selling item by month D) All of the above Answer: C Rationale: Best selling item by month is information. 6. Which of the following is considered data? A) Quantity sold B) Best customer by month C) Best selling item by month D) Worst selling item by month Answer: A Rationale: Quantity sold is data. 7. Which information culture can cause an organization to have a great degree of difficulty operating? A) Information-functional culture B) Information-sharing culture C) Information-inquiring culture D) Information-discovery culture Answer: A Rationale: If an organization operates with an information-functional culture it will have a great degree of difficulty operating. 8. Which information culture encourages employees across departments to be open to new insights about crisis and radical changes and seek ways to create competitive advantages? A) Information-functional culture B) Information-sharing culture C) Information-inquiring culture D) Information-discovery culture Answer: D Rationale: An information-discovery culture will allow an organization to get products to market quickly and easily see a 360-degree view of its entire organization. 9.
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