TRUE/FALSE. Write 'T' if the statement is true and 'F' if the statement is
1) The most significant disadvantage concerning franchising is brand name
2) Family issues are the main reason for expatriates to return home early.
Chapter 11 - Aggregate Planning and Master Scheduling
AGGREGATE PLANNING AND MASTER SCHEDULING
Answers to Discussion and Review Questions
Three levels of planning that involve operations managers are:
a. Business plan: It establishes product
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Chapter 12 - MRP and ERP
MRP AND ERP
Answers to Discussion and Review Questions
Independent demand refers to demand for end items; dependent demand refers to usage of
subassemblies and component parts which is dependent on demand for a paren
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Chapter 13 homework
1. Primary reasons for holding inventory
A. To meet anticipated customer demand
B. To smooth production requirements
C. To decouple operations
D. To protect against stock outs
E. To t
Informal Definition: The objective business is to make a product (service) that costs
a dime, and sells for a dollar and is habit forming.
Business organizations have three basic functional areas:
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1. The reason why job-shop orders are more complex is that products are made to
order, and orders usually differ considerably in terms of processing requirements,
materials needed, processing
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1. Long-Term: these decisions relating to product and service selection, facility size
and location, equipment, and facility layouts.
Intermediate: relate to general levels of employment, outp
July 15, 2015
Chapter 15 Homework
1. Supply Chain: A sequence of organizations their facilities, functions, and
activities that are involved in producing and delivering a product or service.
3. Elements of supply chain
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Chapter 6 Homework
2. Five process types:
Job Shop: Operates on a small scale with a low volume of high-variety goods
or services needed. High flexibility using genera; purpose equipment and
July 3rd, 2015
Homework Chapter 1 & 2
1. Operations Management: Activities, whereby resources, flowing within a defined
system, are combined and transformed in a controlled manner to add value in
accordance with policie
MRP example (homework)
The MPS for product A call for completion of a 50-unit order in week 4 and 60-unit order
in week 8. The MPS for product B calls for a 200-unit order due in week 5. The lead
times are two weeks for A and one week for B. Develop a mat
OPMT 303: REVIEW.
Ch.1. Introduction to Operations Management.
1. Definition of Operations Management including all elements of input and managers
2. Characteristics of goods versus services.
3. Definition of Supply Chain.
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Chapter 14 Homework
1. A lean operation is a flexible system of operation that uses considerably fewer
resources than a traditional system. Moreover, lean systems tend to achieve greater
Alex and Melinda Final Paper
The Alex and Melinda case study presented a performance evaluation where a top-5
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Impact of Technology on Information Systems
Course Number, CRN
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5 Levels of Leadership
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Module 1 EXERCISES1
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Contemporary Management Final Questions
1. What is David McClelland main achievement?
A) Identified proper management in the workforce
B) Identified a number of basic needs that guide people
C) Helped propose a diversity training program
MGMT451: Exam 2 Study Guide
a. Task Performance:
i. Is job satisfaction a good predictor of task performance?
ii. Is motivation a good predictor of task performance?
iii. Is trust a good predictor of task performance?
iv. Is learning a good predictor of t