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A logistics information system supports decisions related to providing

reports and statistics on employee demographics.

Question 1 options:

A) TrueB) False

Question 2 (1 point)

 








A _____, identified by Michael Porter, helps organizations make their products and services distinct from their competitors.

Question 2 options:


A) 

simulation strategy


B) 

leadership strategy


C) 

focus strategy


D) 

differentiation strategy

Question 3 (1 point)

 








Rivalry among existing competitors is high when many competitors occupy the same marketplace position.

Question 3 options:

A) TrueB) False

Question 4 (1 point)

 








Across the OECD, about ____% of adults have terrible computer skills or worse.

Question 4 options:


A) 

50


B) 

40


C) 

35


D) 

25

Question 5 (1 point)

 








In the context of Porter's Five Forces Model, an organization limits buyers' choices by:

Question 5 options:


A) 

encouraging the use of the Internet to gather information about products.


B) 

launching duplicate products or services in the marketplace.


C) 

offering services that make it difficult for customers to switch.


D) 

charging market competitive rates for its products or services.

Question 6 (1 point)

 








_____ is a social networking site.

Question 6 options:


A) 

LinkedIn


B) 

Yahoo


C) 

Bing


D) 

Baidu

Question 7 (1 point)

 








Which of the following statements is true of the data component of an information system?

Question 7 options:


A) 

Current data is collected for performance reports.


B) 

Disaggregated data reports overall performance during a particular sales quarter.


C) 

Aggregated data enables decision makers to focus on specific factors.


D) 

Future data is predicted for budgets or cash flow reports.

Question 8 (1 point)

 








In a value chain, service involves _____.

Question 8 options:


A) 

processing raw materials into finished goods


B) 

identifying customer needs and generating sales


C) 

activities to support customers after the sale of products


D) 

tasks associated with receiving, storing, and disseminating incoming goods

Question 9 (1 point)

 








Which of the following statements is true of a personnel information system (PIS) in an organization?

Question 9 options:


A) 

It helps make decisions related to allocating human and financial resources.


B) 

It helps make decisions related to reducing the cost of transporting materials.


C) 

It helps make decisions related to increasing product quality.


D) 

It helps make decisions related to minimizing capital investment risks.

Question 10 (1 point)

 








The _____ component of an information system consists of raw facts and by itself is difficult to use for making decisions.

Question 10 options:


A) 

cache


B) 

kernel


C) 

data


D) 

process

Question 11 (1 point)

 








A comprehensive framework called the ____was created by Harvard Business School's Michael Porter for analyzing an organization, its position in the marketplace, and how information systems could be used to make the organization more competitive.

Question 11 options:


A) 

Five Forces Model


B) 

Six Sigma Model


C) 

Three Pyramid Model


D) 

Four Resources Model

Question 12 (1 point)

 








The OECD country with the most people that cannot use computers is:

Question 12 options:


A) 

Singapore


B) 

Canada


C) 

Germany


D) 

Japan

Question 13 (1 point)

 








In the context of IT jobs in the information systems field, a ____is responsible for database design and implementation.

Question 13 options:


A) 

database administrator


B) 

database programmer


C) 

database strategist


D) 

database developer

Question 14 (1 point)

 








An information system collects past data for performance reports and current data for operational reports. This shows that the data component of the information system has a(n) _____.

Question 14 options:


A) 

time orientation


B) 

phase orientation


C) 

log orientation


D) 

active orientation

Question 15 (1 point)

 








In the context of computer literacy and information literacy, to be competitive in a workplace, knowledge workers should _____.

Question 15 options:


A) 

know how and why data is collected


B) 

avoid indexing and updating data


C) 

restrict themselves to the use of formal information


D) 

refrain from using business intelligence tools

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