ISDS - CH.8

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Created May 12, 2010
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1
Industrial location analysis typically attempts to
a. reduce costs
b. maximize sales
c....
 
A
2
Service location decisions typically attempt to
a. minimize costs
b. consider global...
 
E
3
A location decision for an appliance manufacturer would tend to have a(an)
a. cost focus
b....
 
A
4
A location decision for a traditional department store (Macy's) would tend to have a(n)
a....
 
C
5
In location planning, environmental regulations, cost and availability of utilities, and taxes...
 
C
6
Which of the following is usually not one of the top considerations in choosing a manufacturing
location?
a....
 
D
7
When making a location decision at the country level, which of these would be considered?
a....
 
E
8
Which of these factors would be considered when making a location decision at the
region/community...
 
E
9
When making a location decision at the region/community level, which of these would be
considered?
a....
 
C
10
Which of these factors would be considered when making a location decision at the site level?
a....
 
C
11
Tangible costs include which of the following?
a. climatic conditions
b. availability...
 
C
12
Intangible costs include which of the following?
a. quality of prospective employees
b....
 
D
13
Community attitudes, zoning restrictions, and quality of labor force are likely to be considered...
 
E
14
Which of the following methods best considers intangible costs related to a location decision?
a....
 
C
15
Evaluating location alternatives by comparing their composite (weighted-average) scores involves
a....
 
A
16
A clothing chain is considering two different locations for a new retail outlet. They have...
 
D
17
An approach to location analysis that includes both qualitative and quantitative considerations...
 
B
18
A full-service restaurant is considering opening a new facility in a specific city. The table...
 
D
19
The crossover chart for location break-even analysis shows where
a. fixed costs are equal...
 
C
20
The center of gravity method does not take into consideration
a. the location of markets
b....
 
C
21
The center-of-gravity method is used primarily to determine what type of locations?
a. service...
 
C
22
A regional bookstore chain is about to build a distribution center that is centrally located...
 
C
23
East Texas Seasonings is preparing to build one processing center to serve its four sources...
 
A
24
Production and/or shipping costs are always considered in which of the following location decision
methods?
a....
 
B
25
The transportation method, when applied to location analysis
a. minimizes total fixed costs
b....
 
B
26
Which of the following are not among the eight components of revenue and volume for the service
firm?
a....
 
B
27
Which of the following are among the eight components of revenue and volume for the service
firm?
a....
 
E
28
Traffic counts and purchasing power analysis of drawing area are techniques associated with
a....
 
C
29
LaQuinta Motor Inns has a competitive edge over its rivals because it
a. uses regression...
 
A
30
Traffic counts and demographic analysis of drawing areas are associated with
a. industrial...
 
C
31
Which one of the following factors does not affect the volume and revenue for a service firm?
a....
 
E
32
Location analysis techniques typically employed by service organizations include
a. factor...
 
E
33
Which of the following is most likely to affect the location decision of a service firm rather...
 
C
34
Which of the following is a location analysis technique typically employed by a service
organization?
a....
 
A
35
A jewelry store is more likely than a jewelry manufacturer to consider __________ in making...
 
C
36
Location analysis techniques typically employed by manufacturing organizations include
a....
 
A
37
Which of these assumptions is not associated with strategies for goods-producing location
decisions?
a....
 
C
38
Which of the following is most likely to affect the location strategy of a manufacturing firm?
a....
 
B
39
Geographic Information Systems can assist the location decision by
a. automating center...
 
C


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