Management Information Systems: Role, Impact & Importance


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What role(s) does the MIS play in a business?

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1. A summary of current expenses for an ongoing project is an example of what product of the MIS system?

2. A stock broker needs access to _____ from the MIS in order to make timely decisions.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

As you complete the worksheet and quiz, you can see how much you know about management information systems (MIS). Their role and related business topics are the kinds of information you need to know when you reach the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be tested on the following topics:

  • Role(s) the management information system (MIS) plays in a business
  • The name for a summary of current expenses for an ongoing project in the MIS system
  • When a business might consider pursuing an upgrade to the MIS
  • How a stock broker can make timely decisions in consultation with the MIS

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important details from the lesson on management information systems (MIS)
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about an example of front-line staff using the MIS
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about the purpose of MIS in business and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Study more material by taking a look at the lesson, Management Information Systems: Role, Impact & Importance. Supplementary topics you can review include:

  • The meaning of MIS
  • Key characteristics for the MIS to be successful
  • Who can benefit from the MIS