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Unformatted text preview: Es timated learning perc entage 87.0 ± 0.1 % Explanation: Learning c urv e theory s tates that as output doubles , the time to perform a tas k dec reas es by a fix ed
amount. In this problem, as we produc ed the s ec ond unit, we had doubled output from the firs t unit, s o we
c an mak e an es timate of the learning perc entage = (Unit 2 time)/(Unit 1 time) = 20/23. http://e z to.mhe c loud.mc gr a w- hill.c om/hm.tpx? todo= pr intvie w 1/10 1/29/2014 2. Assignme nt Pr int Vie w awar d: 0.50 out of
0.50 points Problem 6-3
Omega Tec hnology is s tarting produc tion of a new s uperc omputer for us e in large res earc h univ ers ities .
They hav e jus t c ompleted the firs t unit, whic h took 120 manhours to produc e. Bas ed on their ex perienc e,
they es timate their learning perc entage to be 87 perc ent.
How many manhours s hould they ex pec t the s ec ond unit to require to manufac ture? (Round your answer
to 1 decim al place.) Ex pec ted man 104.4 hours Worksheet Problem 63 Learning Objective: 0601
Understand what a learning cur...
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This note was uploaded on 01/29/2014 for the course MAN 4504 taught by Professor Georgekyparisis during the Fall '09 term at FIU.
- Fall '09