Chapter 1 Study Guide:
1.Which of the following is an illustration of a company that has vertically integrated?
a. A computer manufacturer that acquires its computer components supplier
b. A computer manufacturer that acquires warehouses to aid in its pro
Study Guide for Chapter 11:
1.Which of the following strategic foreign facilities is set-up primarily to avoid tariff barriers, minimize
exchange risk, and/or take advantage of government incentives? Ultimately the factory operates
as most normal factorie
Study Guide for Chapter 10:
1.According to the textbook, which of the following statements is TRUE?
a. CRM stands for customer resource management
b. ASP stands for application service provider
c. CRM stands for centralized resource management
d. ASP stan
Study Guide for Chapter 9:
1.Which of the following carriers typically transports goods for the company that owns the carrier, they are not
subject to economic regulation, and since the fleets are rather large the cost of transport is very likely
Study Guide for Chapter 8:
1. Modern supply chains simultaneously pursue the goals of high-quality, fast response, and low cost because
customers nowadays want both high levels of quality and responsiveness. A key manufacturing
philosophy that emphasizes
Study Guide for Chapter 6:
1.Which of the following seeks to develop short range plans seeking to effectively and efficiently
manage components and/or subassemblies over time period of few days to a few weeks?
2.Which of the f
Study Guide for Chapter 4:
1.Which of the following are considered outcomes of implementing a supplier evaluation and selection criteria?
a. Allows firm to screen out poor performing suppliers in its present supplier base.
b. Allows firm to screen out und
Study Guide for Chapter 3:
1.Which of the following is important in developing successful relationships in a partnership?
a. Commitment by top management
b. Interpersonal relationships between employees of the companies
c. Mutual/compatible needs that res
Study Guide for Chapter 5:
1.What does the acronym CPFR represent?
a. Coordinated planning and forecasting relationships
b. Collaborative planning, forecasting, and replenishment
c. Centralized purchasing and forecasting relationships
d. Collaborative pur
Study Guide for Chapter 2:
1. Which type of requisition is used for materials and standard parts that are requested on a recurring
a. Open requisition
b. Blanket requisition
c. Traveling requisition
d. Recyclable requisition (Cyc-Rec)
2. On occasio