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Question 610 / 10 ptsYour consulting firm specializes in work measurement studies, and you have just beengiven a dream assignment. You are to fly to Singapore next week and conduct a studyof the Ferrari Formula One team in action. Specifically, you are to observe and offerimprovements of the pit stops. Once you get to the pit area, you start takingmeasurements. Your first step is to record the present pit stop method, so you recordthe process and times; Car stops, car lifted, lug nut off, wheel off, new wheel on, lug nuton, car dropped and finally released. All is about 2 seconds. After you have had sometime to analyze the pit stop you propose an improvement on a second chart and presentit to the team to use in future pit stops.What type of methods analysis chart did you produce?Flow DiagramsActivity chartOperations chartProcess chart
Question 710 / 10 ptsHenry Ford created the moving assembly line in 1913 to cheaply produce the FordModel T automobile. The assembly line significantly decreased the assembly time of theModel T and increased the profit margin for Ford.The new assembly line is a classic example of what type of job design?
Self-directed teamsJob ExpansionPsychological ComponentsQuestion 810 / 10 ptsYou have been asked to conduct a study on how tasks at your company should beaccomplished. The first process that you study is the pick-and-pack operation in thewarehouse. The tasks in this operation are to pick the required material from thewarehouse shelves, take them to the packing area, double check the order to makesure that all of the material is there, scan the items, pack them in boxes and finally labelfor shipment.What type of analysis would you want to use to show you graphically the actual

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Flow diagram, Ford Model T, Pit Stop

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