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Six Sigma Basics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The five phases of Six Sigma are:

Question 2 2. The Six Sigma five-phase methodology goes by what acronym?

Question 3 3. What is supply chain management?

Question 4 4. The highest quality rating, Six Sigma, equates to how many errors/defects for every million opportunities:

Question 5 5. Where and when were Six Sigma ideas developed?

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Question 6 6. Each of the following is a goal for six sigma implementation, EXCEPT:

Question 7 7. What certification is needed for someone to apply Six Sigma principles in their organization?

Question 8 8. What is the focus of the Six Sigma methodology?

Question 9 9. When processes are being reviewed using Six Sigma, which group is the focus of the methodology?

Question 10 10. Each of the following is a key area of focus for a Six Sigma implementation, EXCEPT:

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT a step in the DMAIC method?

Question 12 12. How many defects per million products manufactured does a Six Sigma process aim for?

Question 13 13. The 5 Whys is part of what process improvement methodology?

Question 14 14. What is the focus of Six Sigma?

Question 15 15. What is the purpose the 5 Whys?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT a benefit of Six Sigma?

Question 17 17. General Electric expanded the use of Six Sigma beyond manufacturing, by using the tools for what operation?

Question 18 18. Which of the following processes is one that may benefit from asking five why questions?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is NOT associated with improved product quality?

Question 20 20. The difference between original specifications and actual results is known as:

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Question 21 21. Six Sigma and Lean Six Sigma were originally developed by what company?

Question 22 22. What is the correct order of steps in the DMADV method?

Question 23 23. In which stage of the DMADV method would a product be tested to ensure it meets customer expectations?

Question 24 24. An example of a focus area to be eliminated/reduced through a Six Sigma quality project includes:

Question 25 25. Project scope for a Six Sigma implementation can be thought of as:

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