Define Production and Operations Management

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UNIT 1- PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT 1 MARK QST 1. A measure of productivity which reflects a combination of some or all of the resources used to obtain a certain output is Choose one answer. a. materials productivity b. multi-factor productivity c. labor productivity d. machine productivity

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UNIT 1- PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT1 MARK QST1. A measure of productivity which reflects a combination of some or all of the resources used to obtain a certain output isChoose one answer. a. materials productivity b. multi-factor productivity c. labor productivity d. machine productivity2. An operations strategy is developed using many sources of input.Which is the least likely to have input?Choose one answer. a. Planning b. Top Management c. Suppliers d. Quality3. Many factors impact productivity, one factor not generally stated as having a negative impact on productivity is:Choose one answer. a. Liability claims b. Increased emphasis on services c. Government regulations d. Emphasis on short-term performance4. Productivity is calculated by:Choose one answer. a. Adding inputs to outputs b. Dividing outputs by inputs c. Multiplying inputs by outputs d. Dividing inputs by outputs5. Which is the correct hierarchy of operations management decisions (highest first)?Choose one answer. a. Operating, strategic, tactical b. Operating, tactical, strategic c. Strategic, tactical, operating d. Goals, missions, productivity6. ___________ is the originator of ________________, which is used to identify the root cause of any problem.Choose one answer. a. Kaoru Ishikawa, Fishbone diagram b. Kaoru Kaizan, Fishbone diagram c. Kaoru Kanban, Pareto analysis d. Taguchi , Affinity diagram2 MARK QSTQuestion 1Demand

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