Ergonomics is the study of work Methods analysis focuses on how a task is

Ergonomics is the study of work methods analysis

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Ergonomics is the study of work. Methods analysis focuses on how a task is accomplished. A pay system that rewards employees for developing knowledge or skill is a knowledge-based system. Labor standards are necessary to determine which of the following? cost and time estimates prior to production.
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Which of the following DOES NOT relate to work scheduling? Ergonomics Which of the following is NOT a limitation of job expansion? lower wage rates A flow diagram is used to analyze the movement of people or materials. The phenomenon of both management and employees striving to meet common objectives is called mutual commitment. One drawback for an employment policy that follows demand exactly is increased training costs. The housekeeping tools called shadow boards and footprinting are painted symbols that indicate the place for tools and the position of machinery and equipment Methods analysis focuses on how a task is accomplished. An employee that works in a knowledge-based pay system that knows basic operating instructions for a wide variety of tasks would be rewarded based on horizontal skill. The core job characteristic that allows the worker to perceive the job as a whole and recognize a start and a finish is job identity. Labor standards help a firm determine all but product design. Normal time is the observed time adjusted for pace. One advantage of work sampling over time study methods is it is less expensive. Using historical experience to determine labor standards has the advantage of being inexpensive. CHAPTER 11 With regard to the cost-based price model of negotiation strategy, which of the following is true? Prices are based upon vendor costs. The term vertical integration means to produce goods or services previously purchased Which of the following is a reason for making a component rather than buying it? obtain desired quality The advantage of many potential suppliers is their willingness to lower prices in the short term. Trucking is increasingly using computers to manage its operations. Airfreight is the fastest-growing mode of shipping The negotiation strategy that bases price on a published, auction, or index price is the market-based price model
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