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Enterprise Systems for Business Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is an example of a company that uses transaction processing?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is NOT an application/example of a transaction processing system?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is NOT ensured by a transaction processing system?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is NOT a contribution ERP makes to business decisions?

Question 5 5. Which of the following does ERP NOT examine?

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Question 6 6. The acronym ERP stands for _____.

Question 7 7. What is the value of enterprise level software to a large organization?

Question 8 8. What is the value to a organization of utilizing supply chain management software?

Question 9 9. Your organization needs to handle all the information about its customers, such as contact information, purchasing history and individual preferences. Customer inquiries and responses also need to be tracked. What type of enterprise software should be purchased?

Question 10 10. Marissa manufactures porcelain figures. The raw materials are inexpensive and do not spoil so she purchases a year supply in advance. How will the switch to JIT inventory help Marissa's business?

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Question 11 11. Just in Time (JIT) inventory has which of the following objectives?

Question 12 12. Which of the following are examples of the risk involved in using Just in Time inventory?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is NOT a typical activity of a Transaction Processing System?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT a specific type of transaction processing system?

Question 15 15. You are planning a vacation to Europe next summer after saving money over several years. You go online and select an airline flight to take you there on your desired travel date and time. You select your preferred seat and complete the transaction. The airline later sends you a confirmation message but the booking includes a different flight and time. What problem most likely occurred during transaction processing?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is not a goal of Supply Chain Management?

Question 17 17. In which industrial sector is Supply Chain Management most common?

Question 18 18. The purchasing manager of a cell phone assembler wants to know how many of each type of phone will be produced this month. To find this information, he should look at the _____.

Question 19 19. What does the acronym CAD stand for?

Question 20 20. Product life cycle management is a management strategy for?

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Question 21 21. What is the benefit of the workflow design strategy?

Question 22 22. Which of the following would be a major challenge in implementing an ERP for a chain of grocery stores?

Question 23 23. Which of the following features would be useful to a chain of restaurants implementing an ERP system?

Question 24 24. What does ERP stand for?

Question 25 25. How does operational CRM differ from analytical CRM?

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Question 26 26. Why is having a CRM important to a business?

Question 27 27. How can a business construct a market profile for its target market?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is NOT a transaction processing system characteristic?

Question 29 29. What effect does ERP have on management accounting?

Question 30 30. Kroger is a large supermarket chain with stores all over the United States. Each supermarket needs new products delivered on a regular basis to keep the shelves filled. Why would a centralized purchasing and distribution unit within the organization be tasked with this responsibility rather than individual stores?

Enterprise Systems for Business Chapter Exam Instructions

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