Chapter 10Discriminant Analysis
MULTIPLE CHOICE
1. Discriminant analysis (DA) differs from most other predictive statistical methods because the depend ent variable is
a. continuous
b. random
c. stoch
Chapter 7Goal Programming and Multiple Objective Optimization
MULTIPLE CHOICE
1. A constraint which cannot be violated is called a
a. binding constraint.
b. hard constraint.
c. definite constraint.
d.
Chapter 9Regression Analysis
MULTIPLE CHOICE
1. Regression analysis is a modeling technique
a. that assumes all data is normally distributed.
b. for analyzing the relationship between dependent and in
Chapter 2Introduction to Optimization and Linear Programming
MULTIPLE CHOICE
1. What most motivates a business to be concerned with efficient use of their resources?
a. Resources are limited and valua
Chapter 8Nonlinear Programming and Evolutionary Optimization
MULTIPLE CHOICE
1. The main difference between LP and NLP problems is that NLPs will have a
a. linear objective function and nonlinear or l
Chapter 12Introduction to Simulation Using Risk Solver Platform
MULTIPLE CHOICE
1. A variable whose value cannot be predicted or set with certainty is a
a. discrete variable
b. random variable
c. real
Chapter 3Modeling and Solving LP Problems in a Spreadsheet
MULTIPLE CHOICE
1. An LP problem with a feasible region will have
a. an optimal solution at some interior point.
b. an optimal solution at so
Chapter 5Network Modeling
MULTIPLE CHOICE
1. Almost all network problems can be viewed as special cases of the
a. transshipment problem.
b. shortest path problem.
c. maximal flow problem.
d. minimal s
Chapter 1Introduction to Modeling and Decision Analysis
MULTIPLE CHOICE
1. The essence of decision analysis is:
a. breaking down complex situations into manageable elements.
b. choosing the best cours
Chapter 15Project Management (Online)
MULTIPLE CHOICE
1. Which of the following correctly describes the focus of the Critical Path Method (CPM)?
a. To order activities in a project in terms of their c
Chapter 6Integer Linear Programming
MULTIPLE CHOICE
1. An integrality condition indicates that some (or all) of the
a. RHS values for constraints must be integer
b. objective function coefficients mus
Chapter 14Decision Analysis
MULTIPLE CHOICE
1. Decision analysis supports all but one of the following goals. Which goal is not supported?
a. Help make good decisions.
b. Help ensure selection of good
Chapter 13Queuing Theory
MULTIPLE CHOICE
1. Which of the following best describes queuing theory?
a. The study of arrival rates.
b. The study of service times.
c. The study of waiting lines.
d. The ev