bozhan_tif_ch06 - Chapter 6 TRUE/FALSE Developing Products...

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Chapter 6 Developing Products and Services TRUE/FALSE 1. Product design refers to the development of physical products and intangible services. Answer: True Reference: Introduction Difficulty: Easy Keywords: product, design 2. All product development efforts directly benefit the consumer. Answer: False Reference: Introduction Difficulty: Easy Keywords: product, development, consumer 3. The ease with which parts can be replaced, checked or evaluated is testability. Answer: False Reference: Operations and Supply Chain Perspectives on Design Difficulty: Easy Keywords: serviceability, testability 4. Robust design is the design of products to be less sensitive to manufacturing variation and misuse. Answer: True Reference: Operations and Supply Chain Perspectives on Design Difficulty: Easy Keywords: robust, design, variation 5. An airline specifies a wider monitor for installation on their overseas flights. The airframe manufacturer will accommodate this order by issuing an engineering change. Answer: True Reference: Operations and Supply Chain Perspectives on Design Difficulty: Moderate Keywords: engineering, change, order 6. The concept development phase addresses the feasibility of a product or service. Answer: False Reference: The Development Process Difficulty: Easy Keywords: concept, development, phase 7. In the planning phase, the operations and supply chain function develops initial cost estimates and identifies key supply chain partners. Answer: True Reference: The Development Process Difficulty: Moderate Keywords: planning, phase, operations
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8. The development funnel demonstrates that while initial conceptual development takes a long time, products design can progress quickly through the final phases of development. Answer: False Reference: The Development Process Difficulty: Moderate Keywords: development, funnel 9. Products developed using a concurrent engineering process can be developed more quickly than those using a sequential development process. Answer: True Reference: The Development Process Difficulty: Moderate Keywords: concurrent, engineering, sequential 10. Presourcing is the process of preapproving suppliers for specific commodities or parts. Answer: True Reference: The Development Process Difficulty: Easy Keywords: presourcing, preapproving 11. An example of black box design would be a producer of automotive brakes working at the design table with an automobile manufacturer through all phases of product development. Answer: False Reference: The Development Process Difficulty: Moderate Keywords: black, gray, box, design 12. Quality function development can be used to show linkages between customer requirements and product characteristics. Answer:
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