Block III Chapter 6, 7 & 8

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  • 1. 
    A web-based automated reporting system developed to create a near real-time capability to view and evaluate the accomplishment of a unit's Mission Essential Tasks.
    • A. 

      Automated Performance Measures Reporting System (AFPMRS)

    • B. 

      Military Personnel Delivery System (MILPDS)

  • 2. 
    Two fundamental keys to the success of Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA) are accountability and flexibility. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Generate ideas, clarify, and evaluate are phases of what?
  • 4. 
    Everyone has an equal chance to participate
    • A. 

      Structured brainstorming

    • B. 

      Free-form brainstorming

    • C. 

      Silent brainstorming

  • 5. 
    Spontaneous, creative, relaxed atmosphere, easy to build other's ideas
    • A. 

      Structured brainstorming

    • B. 

      Free-form brainstorming

    • C. 

      Silent brainstorming

  • 6. 
    Ideas can be more sensitive, provides anonymity, can be used in large groups
    • A. 

      Structured brainstorming

    • B. 

      Free-form brainstorming

    • C. 

      Silent brainstorming

  • 7. 
    This program provides an opportunity for organizations to compete for funds to finance capital investment in equipment and facilities. Require investment exceeding $250,000; must generate direct savings to return all investments within four years(pg70)
    • A. 

      Productivity Investment Fund (PIF)

    • B. 

      Fast Payback Capital Investment Program (FASCAP)

  • 8. 
    This program provides self-sustaining funds for capital investment in equipment. This investment may not exceed $250,000, and must generate savings to return the cost of investment in two years. (pg70)
    • A. 

      Productivity Investment Fund (PIF)

    • B. 

      Fast Payback Capital Investment Program (FASCAP)

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      AF/A1

    • B. 

      AFMA

    • C. 

      Base PECI

  • 10. 
    In regards to submitting a FASCAP project, the submitting organization appoints a ______ to oversee a project and to prepare the AF Form 2288. (pg71)
    • A. 

      NCOIC

    • B. 

      SNCO

    • C. 

      Project Officer

  • 11. 
    The Base PECI manager ensures that the project has received appropriate coordination and includes some of the necessary attachments from the following: (pg71)
    • A. 

      Detailed cost and savings summaries

    • B. 

      The UMD, if authorizations are involved

    • C. 

      A variance to the manpower standard that is approved when the project is approved

  • 12. 
    The project officer who is responsible for reporting FASCAP results, will perform the following actions: (pg71)
    • A. 

      Prepare an authorization change notice for projects with manpower savings

    • B. 

      Report project results every 6 months until amortization is complete

    • C. 

      Coordinate cost and savings with support organizations before sending the report to the base PECI manager

  • 13. 
    This type of award recognizes outstanding team performance and shares best practices within the Air Force. Nominated teams present 15-min briefing followed by a 10-min question and answer session. (pg72)
    • A. 

      Chief of Staff Team Excellence Award

    • B. 

      Air Force Productivity Excellence Award

    • C. 

      President's Quality Award

  • 14. 
    This type of award recognizes individuals and small groups of military/civilians who have made substantial improvements in the quality and productivity of operations through suggestions. Special acts, and other management initiatives, which resulted in a savings of $1million. 
    • A. 

      Chief of Staff Team Excellence Award

    • B. 

      Air Force Productivity Excellence Award

    • C. 

      President's Quality Award

  • 15. 
    This type of award recognizes federal organizations that have documented high-performance management systems and approaches.
    • A. 

      Chief of Staff Team Excellence Award

    • B. 

      Air Force Productivity Excellence Award

    • C. 

      President's Quality Award