Review for Exam 1
Information Systems for
What Is an Information System?
Group of components that interact to produce
Five fundamental components of computerbased information systems:
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A bar code scanner would be an example of a(n):
Q1 What is the purpose of a database?
Q2 What is a database?
Which of the following activities is not considered part of the pr
It is di
Chapter 5: The Production
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The Production Process
Role of Enterprise Systems in the Production
Production Process Exercise
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Super Skateboard Builders (SSB), Inc. was founded in 1997 by John Z-boy Boeve, the current
president of the company, with the help of a small trust John received from his maternal
grandmother, a woman who moti
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Excel Case Questions
The overall net present value for the project at a discount rate of 15% is $2,633.958.21.
The project will break even shortly after 5 years of implementation. EMB should mov
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Exam 2 Review
Chapter 4: Hardware and Software
Basic hardware categories
Special function cards
MIS 3300 Spring 2014
Study Guide for Exam 2
PowerPoints & Textbook
You are responsible for the material covered on the class PowerPoints. Much of the information on
the PPTs is related to the textbook. You need to read those chapters to better understand
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Super Skateboard Builders (SSB), Inc. Part 2
1. Assuming a discount rate of 15%, the overall net present value for the project
would be$843,068.89and the project would break-even between 3 to 4 years. So
based on this information, SSB should move forward
MIS Exam 1 Practice Questions
1. _ is used to request that the company produce a specified quantity of goods.
a. Planned Order
2. If the silo effect is a consequence, why do companies organize by business function?
a. Because specialization allows compani
1. Assume a 15% discount rate.
a. The Overall Net Present Value is $2,633,958
b. Break-Even: The project will break even in Year 6.
c. Yes, EMB should proceed with the project because the Overall Net Present Value
is positive, meaning the company w
Exercise Production Process
1. Does Louisville Slugger follow a make-to-stock or make-to-order strategy for aluminum bats?
+300 models, make-to-stock
2. Is the strategy in 1 appropriate for the business? Why or why not?
Yes, because they are able to produ
Information Systems for Competitive Advantage
Multiple Choice Questions
Porters five forces model states that the competitive forces determine _.
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Group Research Project Organizational Information Systems
Working in a small group, you will research the use and benefits of an organizational information
system supporting a business process. Your group should develop a PowerPoint presentation
Global competitive environment
The product is designed in one country, the
parts to make the product are produced in
several countries, the product is assembled in
another country, and service and support for the
product are provided by people i
Provide capabilities needed to complete specific tasks, such as filling a customer
Concept related to the number of users of the volume of operations that a given
hardware/software combination can manage