Info systems final exam study guide
Define the traditional systems development life cycle (SDLC) and describe the seven major phrases within it.
The systems development life cycle: is a structured step-by-step approach for develop
If a 5 percent rise in the price of sushi increases the quantity of soy sauce
demanded by 2 percent and decreases the quantity of sushi demanded by 1
percent, calculate the
a. Price elasticity of demand for sushi.
The price elasticity of demand for sushi
The demand for dental services is unit elastic. The price elasticity of demand for dental
services equals the percentage change in the quantity of dental services demanded
divided by the percentage change in the price of dental services. The price elastic
In 2003, when music downloading first took off, Universal Music slashed the
average price of a CD from $21 to $15. The company expected the price cut to boost
the quantity of CDs sold by 30 percent, other things remaining the same.
a. What was Universal M
When Judys income increased from $130 to $170 a week, she increased her
demand for concert tickets by 15 percent and decreased her demand for bus rides
by 10 percent. Calculate Judys income elasticity of demand for (a) concert tickets
and (b) bus rides.
The short-run supply shows suppliers response after enough time has elapsed for some,
but not all, of the possible technological adjustments have occurred. Short-run supply
generally is intermediate in elasticity between the momentary supply and the long-
The Grip of Gas
U.S. drivers are ranked as the least sensitive to changes in the price of
gasoline. For example, if the price rose from $3 to $4 per gallon and stayed
there for a year U.S. purchases of gasoline would fall only about 5 percent.
MGSC-300 Midterm Study Guide
50 MC Questions
Matching 10 Acronyms
Define MIS: general purpose reporting systems that proved reports to managers for tracking operations,
monitoring, and control.
Strategic planning in an
Management Information Systems 300
Use MIS techniques described in class and the text to increase profits for a vending machine company.
Presentation to consist of:
Written report: analyze the company for op
Management Information Systems 300
Vendomatic Project- Additional Considerations
1) What domain name did you suggest for Vendomatic Sales and Service website? In reality is this name
2) How many email addresses do you need for the company? In addit
Outline for Group Project Written Report
I. Statement of Need
What does the client , Vendomatic, expect you to produce?
II. SWOT Analysis
What are the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats in Vendomatics MIS strategy and use of
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Engineering. For the first few years of his career he worked for a company that designed vending
machines. In 1996 Joe obtained an investmen
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Management Information Systems
Fall Semester 2015
Instructor: Andrae Frierson
Classroom/Time: Beckman Hall 206A, Monday and Wednesday 2:30pm 3:45pm
Telephone: 714 473-4038
Web Enabled Business
HTTP- hypertext transfer protocol: transfer and download web information
(HTTP Secure) for confidential data exchange
HTML- hypertext markup language: Helps developer create web pages, determines look
Why is the demand for a luxury generally more elastic (or less inelastic) than the
demand for a necessity?
Demand for a necessity is generally less elastic than demand for a luxury
because there are fewer substitutes for a necessity. Because there are mor
What does the sign (positive/negative) of the cross elasticity of demand tell us
about the relationship between two goods?
The sign of the cross elasticity of demand reveals whether two goods are
substitutes or compliments: The cross elasticity of demand
Infosystems final exam study guide
1. Define the traditional systems development life cycle (SDLC) and describe the seven major
phrases within it.
a. The systems development life cycle: is a structured step-by-step approach for
Info systems study guide chapter 4/5
Power point notes Chapter 4
1. Compare and contrast decision support systems and geographic information systems.
a. Decision support system (DSS): highly flexible and interactive IT system that is
Info-systems: REVIEW Qs
1. What is the relationship between management information systems and
a. Management information systems deal with the planning for,
development, management and use of information technology tools