Chap8_MC_Questions&Answers

Chap8_MC_Questions&Answers - Chapter 8: Multiple...

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1 Chapter 8: Multiple Choice Questions 1. Industrial location analysis typically attempts to a. reduce costs b. maximize sales c. focus more on human resources d. be environmentally friendly 2. Service location decisions typically attempt to a. minimize costs b. consider global implications c. decrease labor costs d. be environmentally friendly e. none of the above 3. A location decision for an appliance manufacturer would tend to have a(an) a. cost focus b. labor focus c. revenue focus d. environmental focus e. education focus 4. A location decision for a traditional department store (Macy's) would tend to have a(n) a. cost focus b. labor focus c. revenue focus d. environmental focus 5. In location planning, environmental regulations, cost and availability of utilities, and taxes are a. global factors b. country factors c. regional/community factors d. site-related factors e. none of the above 6. Which of the following is usually not one of the top considerations in choosing a manufacturing location? a. availability of labor and labor productivity b. exchange rates c. attitude of governmental units d. zoning regulations e. entertainment opportunities 7. When making a location decision at the country level, which of these would be considered? a. corporate desires b. land/construction costs c. air, rail, highway, waterway systems d. zoning restrictions e. location of markets
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2 8. Which of these factors would be considered when making a location decision at the region/community level? a. government rules, attitudes, stability, incentives b. cultural and economic issues c. zoning restrictions d. environmental impact issues e. proximity to raw materials and customers 9. When making a location decision at the region/community level, which of these would be considered? a. government rules, attitudes, stability, incentives b. cultural and economic issues c. cost and availability of utilities d. zoning restrictions e. air, rail, highway, waterway systems 10. Which of these factors would be considered when making a location decision at the site level? a. government rules, attitudes, stability, incentives b. cultural and economic issues c. zoning regulations d. cost and availability of utilities e. proximity to raw materials and customers 11. Tangible costs include which of the following? a. climatic conditions
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2011 for the course BUSSINESS 16.391 taught by Professor Micial during the Spring '11 term at Brandon.

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Chap8_MC_Questions&Answers - Chapter 8: Multiple...

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