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Quantitative Methods
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Question 1
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Deterministic techniques assume that no uncertainty exists in model parameters.
Answer
True
False
5 points
Question 2
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A continuous random variable may assume only integer values within a given interval.
Answer True
False
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Question 3
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A joint probability is the probability that two or more events that are mutually exclusive
can occur simultaneously.
Answer True
False
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Question 4
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A decision tree is a diagram consisting of circles decision nodes, square probability
nodes, and branches.
Answer True
False
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Question 5
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A table of random numbers must be normally distributed and efficiently generated.
Answer True
False
5 points

Question 6
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Excel can only be used to simulate systems that can be represented by continuous random
variables.
Answer True
False
5 points
Question 7
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Data cannot exhibit both trend and cyclical patterns.
Answer True
False
5 points
Question 8
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Qualitative methods are the least common type of forecasting method for the long-term
strategic planning process.
Answer True
False
5 points
Question 9
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In Bayesian analysis, additional information is used to alter the __________ probability
of the occurrence of an event.
Answer
marginal
conditional
binomial
revised
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Question 10
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__________ is a measure of dispersion of random variable values about the expected
value.
Answer
Standard deviation
Range

The z-score (the standard score)
All of the above
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Question 11
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The __________ is the expected value of the regret for each decision.
Answer
expected value
expected opportunity loss
expected value of perfect information
none of the above
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Question 12
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Consider the following frequency of demand:

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