Supply Chain Manager Exam Prep

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Supply Chain Manager Exam Prep

The Supply Chain Manager Exam Prep is designed to help prepare you for supply chain management certification exams such as Certified Supply Chain Professional Certification (CSCP), Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM), and Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP). The quiz highlights the basic concepts of the supply chain, components, and the processes involved in supply chain management.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Supply Chain Management involves the following except what?
    • A. 

      Designing

    • B. 

      Planning

    • C. 

      Globalization

    • D. 

      Monitoring

  • 2. 
    What is the additional revenue over and above the costs of building a supply chain network?
    • A. 

      Value

    • B. 

      Reverse Supply Chain

    • C. 

      Integration

    • D. 

      Cross-border Sourcing

  • 3. 
    The components of Supply Chain Management include the following except?
    • A. 

      Planning and Control

    • B. 

      Organization Structure

    • C. 

      Risk and Reward Structure

    • D. 

      Process Re-engineering

  • 4. 
    "Ultimately it is the customer who pays the price for service delivered that confirms the value and not the producer who simply adds cost until that point." who made this statement?
    • A. 

      Lambert Cooper

    • B. 

      Gilmorte

    • C. 

      Keith Oliver

    • D. 

      Tony Hines

  • 5. 
    What is the main importance of Supply Chain Management?
    • A. 

      To manage workforce effectively

    • B. 

      To enable an organization compete healthily in International Markets

    • C. 

      To be able to withstand harsh economy

    • D. 

      To checkmate fraud and irregularities in company's activities

  • 6. 
    What is the process through which information shared between supply chain partners is properly utilized to effectively complete the supply chain process?
    • A. 

      Process Optimization

    • B. 

      Supply Process

    • C. 

      Process Integration

    • D. 

      Process Imitation

  • 7. 
    Which term is often confused with supply-chain management?
    • A. 

      Operations

    • B. 

      Strategy

    • C. 

      Logistics

    • D. 

      Regimentation

  • 8. 
    Which is the correct order of the 5 essential stages of supply-chain management?
    • A. 

      Source. Make. Plan. Deliver. Return.

    • B. 

      Plan. Source. Make. Deliver. Return.

    • C. 

      Plan. Make. Source. Deliver. Return.

    • D. 

      Source. Plan. Make. Deliver. Return.

  • 9. 
    Supply chain consulting is the provision of expert knowledge, assessment of a supply chain's productivity, and proffering solutions that will improve the effectiveness and productivity of a supply chain.
    • A. 

      Always true

    • B. 

      True, but not always

    • C. 

      Completely false

    • D. 

      Depends on the type of supply chain

  • 10. 
    What is another term for supply chain coordination?
    • A. 

      Channel coordination

    • B. 

      Distribution coordination

    • C. 

      Sales coordination

    • D. 

      Coordinated chain