OPS/571 OPS571 Week 3 Quiz/Knowledge check _100% score_21 out of 21 correct - 41946

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1In most cases, demand for products or services can be broken into several components. Which of the following is considered a component of demand?

 

2The main purpose of aggregate operations planning is to specify the optimal combination of which of the following?

 

3Which of the following is one of the main purposes of a MRP system?

 

4The text mentions several common approaches to use when developing a strategy to close a capacity gap (where utilization of a resource exceeds capacity available). Which of the following is among the common approaches mentioned?

 

5Which of the following is one of the categories of manufacturing inventory?

 

 6Which of the following is an input file necessary to run an MRP system?

 

7Which of the following is most closely related to the reason a firm might implement MRP?

 

 8What is the effect of the lack of synchronization among supply-chain members?

 

9In business forecasting, what is usually considered a short-term time period?

 

10Which of the following is an input to the master production schedule (MPS)?

 

11Which is the most challenging kind of supply chain to manage according to Hau Lee?

 

12What is the important starting point in developing a capacity plan?

 

13Which of the following forecasting methods is very dependent on selection of the right individuals who will judgmentally be used to actually generate the forecast?

 

 14What is another name for the fixed-order quantity inventory model?

 

15When considering outsourcing, what should firms tend to avert?

 

16Which of the following is an input to the master production schedule?

 

 17Which of the following is a perpetual system for inventory management?

 

18In conducting aggregate operations planning there are a number of required inputs. Which of the following are inputs considered most external to the firm?

 

 19Which of the following is considered a pure production planning strategy?

 

20Which of the following is an input file necessary to run an MRP program?

 21hich of the following is an essential resource that flows through a hospital supply chain?

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