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Reacting, Adjusting & Standardization in Innovation Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A product design team at SmallWorld Toys has created a new building set for pre-teen boys that has failed miserably. Which of these is a good strategy for handling this disappointment?

Question 2 2. Apple's Newton device was considered an extreme failure for which of the following reasons?

Question 3 3. How has Toyota used kaizen in its process improvement?

Question 4 4. A team of designers at GolfSphere have created a proprietary club that allows golfers to hit a ball farther than any club ever made. The team may navigate their success using all of the following strategies EXCEPT _____.

Question 5 5. How did Coca-Cola handle its extreme failure in New Coke?

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Question 6 6. Breaking down workplace silos can help improve this unexpected obstacle in innovation and process improvement:

Question 7 7. This unexpected obstacle in innovation and process improvement may be thwarted by helping workers feel more involved in decision-making processes.

Question 8 8. What is one way that innovation and process improvement teams manage financial setbacks?

Question 9 9. Building better communication and eliminating it as an obstacle in innovation and process improvement can be done in all of these ways EXCEPT which?

Question 10 10. Tracy's team is having a hard time prioritizing its innovation projects. What should they do to ensure they choose the correct one?

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Question 11 11. During times of rapid innovation, _____ is important because it is the only way to ensure reliable and measurable outcomes.

Question 12 12. All of the following are examples of waste that can be reduced by standardization EXCEPT:

Question 13 13. What impact does standardization have on variables?

Question 14 14. Which statement about standardization is TRUE?

Question 15 15. Standardization is the foundation for:

Reacting, Adjusting & Standardization in Innovation Chapter Exam Instructions

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