DEVRY GSCM520 WEEK 2 QUIZ (ANSWER 10/10) GUARANTEE - 87178

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Question 1.1.(TCO 5) In most cases, demand for products or services can be broken down into several components. Which of the following is not considered a component of demand?(Points : 3) Average demand for a period A trend Seasonal elements Past data Autocorrelation Question 2.2.(TCO 5) In most cases, demand for products or services can be broken into several components. Which of the following is considered a component of demand?(Points : 3) Forecast error Autocorrelation Previous demand Consistent demand Repeat demand Question 3.3.(TCO 5) Which of the following forecasting methodologies is considered a causal forecasting technique?(Points : 3) Exponential smoothing Weighted moving average Linear regression Historical analogy Market research Question 4.4.(TCO 5) Which of the following forecasting methods uses executive judgment as its primary component for forecasting?(Points : 3) Historical analogy Time series analysis Panel consensus Market research Linear regression Question 5.5.(TCO 5) In business forecasting, what is usually considered a long-term time period?(Points : 3) Three months or longer Six months or longer One year or longer Two years or longer Ten years or longer Question 6.6.(TCO 5) In general, which forecasting time frame best identifies seasonal effects?(Points : 3) Short-term forecasts Quick-time forecasts Long range forecasts Medium term forecasts Rapid change forecasts Question 7.7.(TCO 5) The ability to rapidly and inexpensively switch production from one product to another enables what are sometimes referred to as(Points : 3) economies of scale economies of size economies of shape. economies of scope. economies of shipping. Question 8.8.(TCO 5) If the best operating level of a piece of equipment is at a rate of 400 units per hour and the actual output during an hour is 300 units, which of the following is the capacity utilization rate?(Points : 3) 0.75 1.00 1.33 2.33300 Question 9.9.(TCO 5) The capacity focus concept can be put into practice through a mechanism called which of the following?(Points : 3) Best operating level (BOL) Plant within a plant (PWP) Total quality management (TQM) Capacity utilization rate (CUR) Zero-changeover-time (ZXT) Question 10.10.(TCO 5) At a decision point in a decision tree, which machine would you select when trying to maximize payoff when the anticipated benefit of selecting machine A is $45,000 with a probability of 90%, the expected benefit of selecting machine B is $80,000 with a probability of 50%, and the expected benefit of selecting machine C is $60,000 with a probability of 75%?(Points : 3) Machine B Machine C You would be indifferent between machines A and C. You would be indifferent between machines A and B
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Question 1.1.(TCO 5) In most cases, demand for products or services can be broken down into several components. Which of the following is not considered a component of demand?(Points : 3)

Average demand for a period
A trend

Seasonal elements

Past data

Autocorrelation
Question 2.2.(TCO 5) In most cases, demand for products or services can be broken into several components. Which of the following is considered a component of demand?(Points : 3)

Forecast error

Autocorrelation

Previous demand
Consistent demand
Repeat demand

Question 3.3.(TCO 5) Which of

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