Exam 1 - CNIT 180 INTRODUCTION TO SYSTEMS DESIGN EXAM #1...

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CNIT 180 INTRODUCTION TO SYSTEMS DESIGN EXAM #1  –  1 st  ed. Chapters 1, 2, 4–6, 12
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CNIT 180 Exam #1 - KEY DO NOT DUPLICATE 1. The problem analysis phase typically includes which of the following tasks? A. negotiate baseline scope B. establish system improvement objectives C. prioritize system requirements D. analyze candidate solutions E. none of the above LOD : Easy Obj: Identify different types of stakeholders who use or develop information systems, and give examples of each Whitten - Chapter 01 2. The study of a current business and information system application and the definition of user requirements and priorities for a new or improved information system is part of which phase? A. problem analysis phase B. scope definition phase C. physical design phase D. decision analysis phase E. none of the above LOD : Easy Obj: Define information system and name seven types of information system applications Whitten - Chapter 01 3. A description of activities and services that a system must provide is A. non-functional requirement B. functional requirement C. prototype D. physical requirement E. none of the above LOD : Easy Obj: Describe current business drivers that influence information systems development Whitten - Chapter 01 4. Operational feasibility asks the following question(s): A. Is the solution technically practical? Does the staff have the technical expertise to design and build the system? B. Will the solution fulfill the users' requirements? To what degree? How will the solution change the users' work environment? C. Is the solution cost-effective? D. Can the solution be designed and implemented within an acceptable time period? E. none of the above LOD : Medium Obj: Briefly describe a simple process for developing information systems Whitten - Chapter 01 5. Which of the following is NOT part of the scope definition phase? A. identify problems, opportunities and directives B. negotiate baseline project scope C. assess project worthiness D. propose candidate solutions E. none of the above are part of the scope definition phase LOD : Easy
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Obj: Describe current business drivers that influence information systems development Whitten - Chapter 01 6. Which of the following is NOT a category of constraints? A. schedule B. technology C. priority D. cost E. policy LOD : Medium Obj: Identify different types of stakeholders who use or develop information systems, and give examples of each Whitten - Chapter 01 7. A problem solving technique that reassembles a system's component pieces into a complete, new and improved system is: A. systems design B. systems analysis C. cause-and-effect analysis D. Structured Design E. all of the above LOD : Medium Obj: Identify different types of stakeholders who use or develop information systems, and give examples of each Whitten - Chapter 01 8. A problem solving technique that decomposes a system into its component parts while focusing on the
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2012 for the course CNIT 180 taught by Professor Victorbarlow during the Spring '12 term at Purdue.

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Exam 1 - CNIT 180 INTRODUCTION TO SYSTEMS DESIGN EXAM #1...

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