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Q for ch1-4 of OM - 1 Which of the following are the primary functions of all organizations A Answer Marketing Production/Operations

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1. Which of the following are the primary functions of all organizations? A. Answer: Marketing, Production/Operations, Finance/accounting 2. All of the following decisions fall within the scope of operations management except for A. Answer: financial analysis - Design of goods and services - Managing quality - Process and capacity design - Location strategy - Layout strategy - Human resources and job design - Supply-chain management - Inventory, material requirements planning, and JIT(just-in-time) - Intermediate and short-term scheduling - Maintenance 3. The Ten Critical Decisions of Operations Management include A. Answer: Process and capacity design 4. Who among the following is associated with contributions of quality control in operations management? A. Answer: Edwards Deming 5. Which of the following is not a typical attribute of goods? A. Answer: aspects of quality difficult to measure 6. Which of the following statements about trends in operations management is false ? A. Answer: Environmentally-sensitive production is giving way to low-cost focus. 7. Gibson Valves produces cast bronze valves on an assembly line. If 1600 valves are produced in an 8-hour shift, the productivity of the line is A. Answer: 200 valves/hr 8. Gibson Valves produces cast bronze valves on an assembly line, currently producing 1600 valves each 8-hour shift. If the productivity is increased by 10%, it would then be A. Answer: 220 valves/hr 9. Which of the following is not a current trend in operations management? A. Answer; All of the above are new trends in operations management. 10. The largest contributor to productivity increases is _________, estimated to be responsible for ________of the annual increase A. Answer: Management; over one-half 11. Which of the following is
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This note was uploaded on 11/30/2011 for the course MANA 4301 taught by Professor Stevencassidy during the Spring '11 term at Dallas Baptist.

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Q for ch1-4 of OM - 1 Which of the following are the primary functions of all organizations A Answer Marketing Production/Operations

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