QUESTION II: XOPOLY, INC.
X-Opoly, Inc., was founded by two first-year college students to produce a knockoff real estate board game
similar to the popular Parker Brothers; game Monopoly. Initially, the partners started the company just to produce
September 28, 2015
X-Opoly, Inc Assignment
Total Number of Stations: 19
Longest Task Line= 90 Seconds
Total time for all tasks= 675 Seconds
1. What is the cycle time of the 19-station line? What is its efficiency?
The cycle time of
What kind(s) of transformation systems(s) does X-opoly use?
The transformation system that X-opoly uses in this case is Flow shop, due to the fact that X-opoly
#2. a. Given the following load matrix of a DVD player factory in Nagoya, Japan, find
the best layout and its cost based on rectangular distances.
1 2 3 4 5 6
- 4 6 2 0 7
- 3 5 1 3
2 6 5
- 5 2
b. Resolve part a if the
November 3, 2015
1. Working at a normal rate, in how many days can the job be completed? What should the
bid be on this basis if Petersen attempted to obtain a profit of 10 percent before federal
1. The spreadsheet summarizes the total annual cost calculations and verifies that Nikkis calculations are correct.
2. As the spreadsheet shows, Mikes intuition is correct and using the economic order quantities will exceed the available capacity
by 244 h
Design target =
Design tolerance (+/-) =
Process mean = 16.50
Process standard deviation = #NAME?
Input the design target and
tolerance, the process mean
and standard deviation.
Upper spec limit =
Lower spec li