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Retail Information Systems Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How is an Electronic Data Interchange implemented between customers and vendors?

Question 2 2. A _____ is an alternative to using a value-added network for EDI communication, which also makes a private network a public network with data first being encrypted before it is sent over the internet.

Question 3 3. If you owned a business, how might you use data mining?

Question 4 4. Why might a business use a company to provide some of its logistics?

Question 5 5. What is the primary advantage of using a distributed database?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT true of a data warehouse?

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

Question 8 8. What logistics activity involves taking orders?

Question 9 9. What logistics activity involves managing the flow of goods into and out of a warehouse?

Question 10 10. A private network that provides data security, transaction services, message formatting, and protocols for communications to take place securely and efficiently is known as a/an _____.

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Question 11 11. Inventory control involves which of the following?

Question 12 12. Which of the following statements is false with respect to distributed databases?

Question 13 13. What is a computer server?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of an Electronic Data Interchange?

Question 15 15. What does EDI stand for?

Retail Information Systems Chapter Exam Instructions

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