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Modern Management Concepts and Skills Study Set 3

Business

Quiz 20 :

Production and Control

Quiz 20 :

Production and Control

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________ refers to the relationship between the total amount of goods or services being produced and the organizational resources needed to produce them.
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A

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Quality assurance is a(n)________.
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Production is the transformation of organizational resources into products.
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True

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Sharie asked you to explain the relationship that exists between inputs and outputs when measuring productivity.Which one of the following best defines this important relationship?
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An organization decides to improve its raw material handling process by buying a material handling crane.This is an example of using ________.
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What is productivity and how is it important to organizations?
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ADB,Inc. ,an integrated renewable products company,applies its industrial synthetic biology platform to provide alternatives to select petroleum-sourced products used in specialty chemical and transportation fuel markets worldwide.The company recently observed a dip in their overall productivity.Provide a few suggestions to improve the productivity at ADB.
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Keith is struggling to understand what his manager meant when he was told to focus on the resources utilized during the transformation process.Which one of the following best defines what "transformation" means in this context?
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Which one of the following statements is true about production in organizations?
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The assets available to managers for production are called ________.
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Which one of the following companies originally pioneered the use of cubes in offices but now today is experimenting with alternative office layout arrangements for their employees with focus on boosting morale and productivity?
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Production occurs at service organizations just as it does at manufacturing organizations.What is the final product called at a hospital?
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Productivity is the relationship between the total amounts of goods or services being produced and the organizational resources needed to produce them.
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________ is the process used to determine how many products should be inspected to calculate a probability that the total number of products will meet organizational quality standards.
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Which one of the following is the best strategy that a company can use to improve organizational productivity?
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Furntech Corporation manufactures and markets traditional and computer-related office products and supplies.The company is looking for ways to improve its productivity to become more competitive.Which one of the following actions of the company will be least effective in improving organizational productivity?
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According to Deming's flow diagram for improving product quality,which one of the following is the next step after the receipt and test of materials?
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Which one of the following is the most accurate observation of product quality?
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Which one of the following terms specifically refers to the ratio of outputs to inputs?
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The first step in using quality circles is ________.
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