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STUDY OUTLINE FOR CHAPTER 6 PROCESS SELECTION AND FACILITY LAYOUT 1. What three primary questions bear on process selection? 1) 2) 3) 2. What are the two key aspects of an organization's process strategy? 3. There are different kinds of technology. Which three kinds is operations management most concerned with? 1) 2) 3) 4. Explain how technology can produce a competitive advantage. . 5. What are the three key inputs to capacity planning and process selection? 1) 2) 3) 6. Name and briefly describe the two key aspects of process strategy that influence process selection: 1) 2)
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7. What are the three primary questions that bear on process selection? 1) 2) 3) 8. List and briefly describe the five types of processing systems: 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 9. List activities or functions that are affected by process choice. 1) 6) 2) 7) 3) 8)
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4) 9) 5) 10. What is product profiling, and how is it used? 11. Explain these terms: Sustainable production of goods and services Lean process design 12. Define these terms: automation
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numerically controlled machines
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Unformatted text preview: manufacturing cell flexible manufacturing system computer-integrated manufacturing 13. Briefly describe a product layout. 14. What are some advantages of a product layout? 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) 15. What are the disadvantages of a product layout? 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 16. What are some advantages of a U-shaped line? 17. Briefly describe a process layout. 18. What are the advantages of a process layout? 1) 2) 3) 4) 19. What are the disadvantages of a process layout? 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) 20. What is a fixed position layout, and when is it used? 21. Define these terms: cellular production? group technology? 22. What are the biggest challenges of implementing cellular manufacturing? 23. Define these terms associated with product layouts: line balancing cycle time precedence diagram 24. What are the information requirements for the design of process layouts? 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 25. Explain how closeness ratings are used in a process layout....
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