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CEOE Business Education: Production and Operations Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What are management information systems?

Question 2 2. A manager who is responsible for decisions about day-to-day operations is a

Question 3 3. Which of the following techniques does mass production utilize?

Question 4 4. Which of the following about continuous improvement is TRUE?

Question 5 5. What is raw data?

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Question 6 6. Strategic approach to improvement involves:

Question 7 7. What is designing the steps required to ensure a product can be made in the shortest amount of time with as little waste and as efficiently as possible?

Question 8 8. Which one of the following is the best explanation of a production process?

Question 9 9. What is the coordination of purchasing and delivery of raw materials to make the final product?

Question 10 10. Which type of objectives are considered when implementing Total Quality Management (TQM)?

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Question 11 11. Which TQM principle encourages employees to make decisions to improve processes?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT a reason for a company to implement Total Quality Management (TQM)?

Question 13 13. Danisha is a manager at a furniture manufacturing company. She is currently planning employees' schedules and deciding which positions they will cover on the factory line. What type of planning is Danisha engaged in?

Question 14 14. Processes and systems are developed during a company's implementation of Total Quality Management (TQM). Which of the following statements best describes these processes and systems?

Question 15 15. How does quantitative data differ from qualitative data?

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Question 16 16. What is the difference between strategic and tactical planning?

Question 17 17. Identify which of the following is NOT a component of an organization's total quality management:

Question 18 18. Productivity can be measured by

Question 19 19. When a company decides to implement Total Quality Management (TQM), which of the following lists portray the correct order of the steps that are involved?

Question 20 20. Historical/past data allows a manager to _____.

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Question 21 21. How do you define Operations management?

Question 22 22. A manager who makes decisions for the overall organization is a:

Question 23 23. Which of the following is NOT one of the steps in the strategic planning process?

Question 24 24. Which production method attempts to keep production and inventory to only what is needed, when it is needed?

Question 25 25. Business _____ are the day-to-day activities that entail running the company in order to make a profit and meet other business-related goals.

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Question 26 26. A manager who makes decisions about how to direct action plans is a

Question 27 27. Which of the following does NOT entail a focus on the customer?

Question 28 28. What is the management of the employees that help run the facility?

Question 29 29. Total Quality Management (TQM) involves which of the following?

Question 30 30. Productivity can be improved in which of the following ways?

CEOE Business Education: Production and Operations Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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