Practice MIS Final - Name: . Student No.: . Section No.: ....

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Name: . ........................................................ Student No.: . ................................ Section No.: . .......... THE UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA Sauder School of Business COMMERCE 391 Introduction to Management Information Systems Final Examination December 2009 Time: 2••• Hours Read This Now! The examination consists of 14 pages in this booklet (including this cover sheet) and another 6 pages of an accompany document. Check to ensure that your copy is complete. Please hand back all 20 pages at the end of the examination. The value of each question is stated in the examination paper. All questions are to be answered in the spaces provided on the examination paper.
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Writing elsewhere on the paper will be ignored. Do not write on the backs of pages or in the margins. Plan your answers carefully before starting to write. It is the quality of your response that counts, not its length. Neat, easy to read printing or writing helps to ensure that the content of your answers will get through to the reader. When answering questions related to a case, be sure to deal with the specific situation of that company. Question A. (15) _____ B. (5) _____ C. (20) _____ D. (30) _____ E. (30) _____ Total (100) _____ A. Multiple Choice: choose the best response to the questions below and circle the letter corresponding to that answer. (15 marks) 1) What are the standards that specify the format of data as well as the rules to be followed during its transmission? A) Algorithm B) Protocols C) HTTP D) Cyphers
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2) Which term refers to the technology associated with the transmission of information as light impulses along a glass medium? A) Twisted-pair B) Coaxial Cable C) Fibre optic D) Wireless 3) Which of the following is NOT a traditional module for ERP? A) CRM B) Human Resource C) Accounting and Finance D) Production and materials management 4) Which of the following is the fastest? A) CAT 5 (Twisted Pair) Cable B) Coaxial Cable C) Fibre Optic Cable D) Bluetooth 5) What is the technology that uses active or passive tags in the form of chips or smart labels that can store unique identifiers and relay this information to electronic readers? A) Radio Frequency Identification
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C) Smart Barcodes D) Credit Card Skimmers 6) Whose power is increased by reverse auction? A) Seller B) Market C) Buyer D) Competitor 7) Which types of goods are more likely to sell well online? A) Low-touch goods B) Look-and-Feel Goods C) Heavy, low-value goods D) Impulse goods 8) Which of the following best summarizes the development of the modern internet? A) It evolved from an early network for university communications, called NSFNET B) It evolved from an early network operated by the U.S. military, called ARPANET C) It evolved from earlier networks including ARPANET, Cyclades, and the NPL network D) It evolved from earlier networks designed by Tim Berners Lee and Al Gore
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