fdst_lecture_5_answer - DISCUSSION QUESTIONS: 1.

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DISCUSSION QUESTIONS: 1. What is process control and why is it important? Process Control - Those quality assurance actions and considerations  necessary to assess production and construction processes so as to  control the level of quality being produced in the end product It’s important because it is used to  reduce the variability  in finals  products so that legislative requirements and consumers’ expectations of  product quality and safety are met.  Aims to reduce wastage- leads to economic costs and production costs by  improving efficiency of processing.  Can be done manually, electronically Ex: reading a thermometer, noting liquid levels in tanks, adjusting valves.  2. What are the advantages and disadvantages of sorting automatic controls? Advantages:  more consistent product quality (minor variations in processing  that would cause changes in product quality are avoided
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2011 for the course FDST 4060 taught by Professor Shewfelt during the Spring '11 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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