quality is a concern of the production department only. quality is free. quality is simply a function of the operations process. Question 36 1 out of 1 points Money, employees, time, and equipment are examples of an airline's _____ in the transformation process. Selected Answer: inputs Answers: services inputs products outputs stocks
Question 37 1 out of 1 points Which of the following is true of the transformation process in operations management? Selected Answer: It is the conversion of resources such as labor, money, materials, and energy into goods, services, and ideas. Answers: It is associated with the marketing and selling of both inputs and outputs to customers. It is a process of initiating corrective action when the actual output is more than the desired output. It is efficient only when inputs are used in large quantities to produce small quantities of output. It is the conversion of resources such as labor, money, materials, and energy into goods, services, and ideas. It is a process of replacing quality with productivity when manufacturing products. Question 38 1 out of 1 points Which of the following is a defining characteristic of continuous manufacturing organizations using a product layout? Selected Answer: They produce a large number of units. Answers: They produce a large number of units. They have an extremely high unit cost of production. They do not use assembly lines. They deploy all resources in a central location. They make a unique product. Question 39 0 out of 1 points
A metal fabrication plant with a cutting department, a drilling department, and a polishing department is using a _____ to organize its facility. Selected Answer: fixed-position layout Answers: process layout geographical layout fixed-position layout project layout customer-based layout Question 40 1 out of 1 points Zoro Inc., a consumer electronics company, does not store any of its materials in the warehouse. Instead, the company's procurement department orders small quantities of materials as and when they are required. The vendors supply the ordered material directly to the company's manufacturing unit a day or two before the production starts. This arrangement helps Zoro Inc. to reduce costs and boost efficiency. This scenario best illustrates _____. Selected Answer: just-in-time inventory management Answers: contract manufacturing mass customization crowdsourcing continuous manufacturing systems just-in-time inventory management Question 41 1 out of 1 points Which of the following is an advantage of standardization? Selected Answer: It speeds up production. Answers: It speeds up production.
It slows down quality control. It allows customers to mix and match components for customized design. It increases the choices available to customers.
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