Mgmt 318-chapter 16

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1.  34) Which of the following is generally found in most JIT environments?
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2.  35) Which of the following is not a reason for variability?
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3.  36) Which of the following is specifically characterized by a focus on continuous improvement, respect for people, and standard work practices?
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4.  37) Which of the following is specifically characterized by continuous and forced problem solving through a focus on throughput and reduced inventory?
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5.  38) Which of the following statements regarding a pull system is true?
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6.  39) Manufacturing cycle time is best defined as the
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7.  40) Which of the following is specifically characterized by the elimination of waste through a focus on exactly what the customer wants?
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8.  41) What is the time required to move orders through the production process, from receipt to delivery?
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9.  42) Throughput measures the time
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10.  43) Which of the following is not one of the Seven Wastes?
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11.  44) The 5Ss
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12.  45) The list of 5S's, although it looks like a housekeeping directive, supports lean production by
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13.  46) Concerning relationships with suppliers, which of the following combinations is critical to the success of JIT?
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14.  47) Which one of the following is not a benefit of the implementation of JIT?
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15.  48) If the goals of JIT partnerships are met, which of the following is a result?
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16.  49) Which one of the following is a characteristic of a JIT partnership?
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17.  50) Characteristics of JIT partnerships with respect to suppliers include
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18.  51) Characteristics of just-in-time partnerships do not include
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19.  52) Which of the following is not a goal of JIT partnerships?
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20.  53) A characteristic of JIT partnerships with respect to quality is to
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21.  54) Which of the following is not a goal of JIT partnerships?
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22.  55) Which one of the following is a concern expressed by suppliers?
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23.  56) Reduction of in-transit inventory can be encouraged through use of
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24.  57) In JIT partnerships, suppliers have several concerns. Which of the following is not such a concern?
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25.  58) Which of the following is not a concern of suppliers as they prepare to enter into JIT partnerships?
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26.  59) Just-in-time systems make demands on layouts, including
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27.  60) Which one of the following is not a layout tactic in a JIT environment?
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28.  61) Which of the following is the author of the phrase "Inventory is evil"?
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29.  62) Which one of the following statements is true regarding JIT inventory?
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30.  63) A firm wants to develop a level material use schedule based on the following data. What should be the setup cost?
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31.  64) A product has annual demand of 100,000 units. The plant manager wants production to follow a four-hour cycle. Based on the following data, what setup cost will enable the desired production cycle? d=400 per day (250 days per year), p=4000 units per day, H=$40 per unit per year, and Q=200 (demand for four hours, half a day).
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32.  65) Which of the following is true regarding the steps to reducing setup times?
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33.  66) Factory X is trying to use level use scheduling. If their first target were to cut the current lot size in half, by what proportion must setup cost change?
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34.  67) The technique known as level schedules
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35.  68) Which one of the following statements is true about the kanban system?
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36.  69) Kanban is associated with all of the following except
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37.  70) The word "kanban" means
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38.  71) Which one of the following scenarios represents the use of a kanban to reduce inventories?
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39.  72) If a casual-dining restaurant is attempting to practice JIT and lean operations, which of the following would not be present?
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40.  73) The number of kanbans is
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41.  74) Lead time for cakes is 2 days with daily demand of 10 cakes and a safety stock of ½ a day.  Each container (kanban) holds 1 cake.  What is the correct number of kanbans?
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42.  75) The cook in a fast-food restaurant knows that 2 hamburger patties and an order of fries should be started for each car that is waiting in line.  This is best an example of
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43.  76) Lead time for computers is 7 days with daily demand of 5 computers and a safety stock of 1 day.  Each kanban holds 8 computers.  What is the correct number of kanbans?
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44.  77) Lead time for computers is 5 days with daily demand of 25 and safety stock of 5 computers.  If management wants to use 10 kanbans how many computers should each one hold?
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45.  78) A grocery store is attempting to implement a kanban system.  Which of the following would not be an application of kanbans?
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46.  79) Which of the following is false regarding the links between JIT and quality?
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47.  80) JIT makes quality cheaper because
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48.  81) Which of the following is an illustration of employee empowerment?
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49.  82) Which of the following is not characteristic of a TPS employee?
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50.  33) What does TPS stand for?
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51.  83) Which of the following is not an attribute of lean operations?
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52.  84) Lean operations are known for their
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53.  85) Which of the following is characteristic of lean operations?
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54.  86) In the quest for competitive advantage, which of the following is a JIT requirement?
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55.  87) Which one of the following does not exemplify JIT used for competitive advantage?
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56.  88) Which one of the following is not a requirement of JIT systems?
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57.  89) Great Lakes Barge and Baggage Company makes, among other things, battery-operated bilge pumps. Which of the following activities is not part of JIT? They
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58.  90) Which one of the following is an example of JIT being used for competitive advantage?
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59.  91) A manufacturer took the following actions to reduce inventory. Which of these is generally not accepted as a JIT action?
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60.  92) Excess bags of basic commodities such as flour and sugar from a lack of supplier-restaurant JIT partnership represents which of the following wastes?
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61.  93) Which of the following statements regarding JIT in services is true?
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