What Are Specialized Information Systems? - Decision Support Systems for Business


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Which statement is a characteristic of specialized information systems?

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1. Which type of system is an Executive Information System?

2. What type of decisions is Management Information System typically used for?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Many organizations rely on specialized information systems, and this quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of them. You'll be assessed on your knowledge of different types of specialized information systems and their uses.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested on your understanding of:

  • Executive Information System
  • Management Inormation System
  • Predictive analytics
  • GIS

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related computer science lesson
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main terms, such as GIS and predictive analytics
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding computer hardware
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about specialized information systems

Additional Learning

Learn more about computer science by reviewing the accompanying lesson on What Are Specialized Information Systems? - Decision Support Systems for Business. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Learn the definition of specialized information system
  • Understand how organizations use and customize specialized information systems
  • Differentiate types of specialized information systems