Level Medium Topic Area Support Enhancing Decision Making with MIS 121 Decision

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Level: MediumTopic Area: Support Enhancing Decision Making with MIS121.Decision support systems or DSS's model information using OLAP, which provides assistance in evaluating and choosing among different courses of action. Which of the below does not represent an example of a DSS in business? A.An insurance company using a system to gauge risk of providing insurance to drivers who have imperfect driving records.B. A medical doctor may enter symptoms into a system to aid them in diagnosing and treating patients.C.A manufacturing digital dashboard showing visualizations of inventory and production.D. A dentist entering symptoms into a system to help diagnose and treat patients.Decision support systems or DSS's model information using OLAP, which provides assistance in evaluating and choosing among different courses of action. Examples include A) an insurance company using DSS's to gauge risk of providing insurance to drivers who have imperfect driving records, and B and D) a medical doctor may enter symptoms into a DSS to aid them in diagnosing and treating patients.AACSB: Reflective ThinkingAACSB: TechnologyBaltzan - Chapter 02 #121Blooms: AnalysisLearning Objective: 02-03 Classify the different operational support systems; managerial support systems; and strategic support systems; and explain how managers can use these systems to make decisions and gain competitive advantages.Level: HardTopic Area: Support Enhancing Decision Making with MIS
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122.What is the MIS system that manipulates information to create business intelligence in support of strategic decision making? A. Online transaction processing (OLTP)B.Online analytical processing (OLAP)C. Digital dashboardD. VisualizationOnline analytical processing (OLAP) is the manipulation of information to create business intelligence in support of strategic decision making.AACSB: Reflective ThinkingAACSB: TechnologyBaltzan - Chapter 02 #122Blooms: KnowledgeLearning Objective: 02-03 Classify the different operational support systems; managerial support systems; and strategic support systems; and explain how managers can use these systems to make decisions and gain competitive advantages.Level: EasyTopic Area: Support Enhancing Decision Making with MIS123.When viewing systems thinking, source documents are the original transaction records. What would the source documents for a medical doctor's payroll system include? A. Employee time sheetsB. Employee benefit reportsC. Employee wage ratesD.All of the aboveWhen viewing systems thinking, source documents are the original transaction records. Source documents for a medical doctor's payroll system, for example, would include 1) employee time sheets, 2) employee benefit reports, and 3) wage rates.AACSB: Reflective ThinkingAACSB: TechnologyBaltzan - Chapter 02 #123Blooms: ComprehensionLearning Objective: 02-03 Classify the different operational support systems; managerial support systems; and strategic support systems; and explain how managers can use these systems to make decisions and gain competitive advantages.
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  • Zhou,Shu
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