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International Operations Management Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of these would be a response to the international environment for a global fast food chain?

Question 2 2. Why might a business use a company to provide some of its logistics?

Question 3 3. Jessica has just conducted a SWOT analysis of her firm. What should her next steps be?

Question 4 4. When assessing an organization's external environment a manager is concerned with

Question 5 5. A cell phone assembler is planning the size of its production run for the upcoming holiday season. To produce the right number of phones, they should first look at the _____.

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Question 6 6. Which of these would qualify as a factor of a U.S. company's domestic environment?

Question 7 7. What is the best explanation of logistics?

Question 8 8. What logistics activity involves taking orders?

Question 9 9. What is a global supply chain?

Question 10 10. What does it mean for a company to acquire supplies/materials and labor?

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Question 11 11. What is the relinquishing of any trade barriers or tariffs that results in uninhibited economic development across all countries?

Question 12 12. The first steps management should consider determining the feasibility of a new project or expansion project is to determine:

Question 13 13. What logistics activity involves managing the flow of goods into and out of a warehouse?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is not a goal of Supply Chain Management?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is an example of the increased paperwork that a business has to deal with in a global supply chain?
A: Letters of credit
B: Bills of lading
C: Air waybills

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Question 16 16. For a U.S. based car manufacturer, a change in U.S. fuel efficiency regulations will affect which one of its markets?

Question 17 17. When the government of Great Britain announces new employment regulations, which environment is affected for a company based in the U.S.?

Question 18 18. When Great Britain voted to leave the common market of European countries, which environment was affected for a company based in the U.S.?

Question 19 19. 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 20 20. In which industrial sector is Supply Chain Management most common?

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Question 21 21. What does SCM stand for?

Question 22 22. Inventory control involves which of the following?

Question 23 23. What are locations where product is received, stored, organized, and redistributed?

Question 24 24. Once the important questions are answered during the SWOT analysis, managers can begin to place the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats in the appropriate quadrant of the _____.

Question 25 25. What are LSPs?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following product tags show a product being sold in the US made by a company with a global supply chain?

Question 27 27. The uncertainty in the transportation of the products due to weather or port issues from overseas markets causes some companies to have to hold

Question 28 28. Which of the following communication challenges does a global supply chain business need to be concerned with?
A: Language differences
B: Cultural differences
C: Food differences

Question 29 29. What types of regulations does a business need to consider when shipping globally?
A: Taxes
B: Import and export fees
C: Cargo insurance

Question 30 30. Why is it important for companies to evaluate managerial decisions using a SWOT Analysis?

International Operations Management 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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