isys 363 quiz 2 part 1

isys 363 quiz 2 part 1 - Question 1 Marks: 1 New mortgage...

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Question 1 Marks: 1 New mortgage application processes have been made far more efficient by the implementation of a digital, "desk-to-desk" sequential assembly-line approach. Answer: true false Incorrect Marks for this submission: 0/1. Question 2 Marks: 1 The more people that use Microsoft Office software and related products, the greater its value. Answer: true false Correct Marks for this submission: 1/1. Question 3 Marks: 1 How are information systems used at the industry level to achieve strategic advantage? Choose one answer. a. By encouraging the entry of new competitors b. By raising the bargaining power of suppliers c. By enforcing standards that reduce the differences between competitors d. By building industry-wide, IT-supported consortia and symposia Incorrect Marks for this submission: 0/1. Question 4 Marks: 1 When the output of some units can be used as inputs to other units, or if two organizations pool markets and expertise that result in lower costs and generate profits it is often referred to as creating: Choose one answer. a. value webs. b. core competencies. c. synergies. d. value chains.
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Incorrect Marks for this submission: 0/1. Question 5 Marks: 1 Wal-Mart's continuous replenishment system allows it to: Choose one answer. a. strengthen customer intimacy. b. achieve economy of scale. c. provide mass customization. d. provide an efficient customer response system. Incorrect Marks for this submission: 0/1. Question 6 Marks: 1 In an efficient customer response system, digital answering systems are used to monitor and respond to customer inquiries. Answer: true false Incorrect Marks for this submission: 0/1. Question 7 Marks: 1 Network economics: Choose one answer. a. applies the law of diminishing returns to communities of users. b. applies traditional economics to networked users. c. balances the high cost of adding new members to a community against the lower cost of using network infrastructure. d. sees the cost of adding new members as inconsequential. Incorrect Marks for this submission: 0/1. Question 8 Marks: 1 Which of the following is not one of the competitive forces of Porter's model? Choose one answer. a. External environment b. Other competitors
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c. Customers. d. Suppliers Incorrect Marks for this submission: 0/1. Question 9 Marks: 1 The emergence of the World Wide Web acted as a disruptive technology for: Choose one answer. a. PC manufacturers. b. the typewriter industry. c. microprocessor firms. d. print publishing. Incorrect Marks for this submission: 0/1. Question 10 Marks: 1 In network economics, the value of a commercial software vendor's software products: Choose one answer. a. increases due to higher marginal gain in output. b. increases as more people use them.
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This note was uploaded on 09/08/2011 for the course ISYS 363 taught by Professor Bmak during the Spring '08 term at S.F. State.

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isys 363 quiz 2 part 1 - Question 1 Marks: 1 New mortgage...

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