6c051 CDC Volume 1 Final Exam

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6c051 CDC Volume 1 Final Exam

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Whose Job is it to ensure the local purchase program effectively meets customer needs while complying with all applicable statutes, executive orders, regulations, and AFI's?
    • A. 

      Contracting squadron commander.

    • B. 

      Director of business programs.

    • C. 

      Plans and programs flight chief.

    • D. 

      Contracting superintendent.

  • 2. 
    Who must comply with OSHA requirements?
    • A. 

      Contractors only.

    • B. 

      Government employees only.

    • C. 

      Construction personnel only.

    • D. 

      Contractors and government employees.

  • 3. 
    Who is responsible for precisely describing a requirement in a purchase request?
    • A. 

      Contractor.

    • B. 

      Customer.

    • C. 

      Contracting officer.

    • D. 

      Contract specialist.

  • 4. 
    Who is responsible for identifying safety hazards?
    • A. 

      Unit safety monitor.

    • B. 

      Unit commander.

    • C. 

      All personnel.

    • D. 

      Supervisor.

  • 5. 
    Who is responsible for ascertaining whether government agents are acting within the bounds of their authority?
    • A. 

      The CO.

    • B. 

      The government.

    • C. 

      The contractor.

    • D. 

      The agent.

  • 6. 
    Who directs the overall operation of NAF services facilities at an installation?
    • A. 

      Mission Support Group Commander.

    • B. 

      Force Support Squadron Commander.

    • C. 

      Contracting Squadron Commander.

    • D. 

      NAF contracting officer.

  • 7. 
    Which written preliminary contractual instrument immediately authorizes a contractor to begin manufacturing supplies or performing services?
    • A. 

      Letter contract.

    • B. 

      Urgent contract.

    • C. 

      Unpriced purchase order.

    • D. 

      Blanket purchase agreement.

  • 8. 
    Which statement identifies the various forms of acts Congress uses to control government contracting?
    • A. 

      Enabling acts, procedural acts, and permissive acts.

    • B. 

      Permissive acts, administrative acts, and legal acts.

    • C. 

      Permissive acts, administrative acts, and appropriation acts.

    • D. 

      Enabling and procedural acts, authorization acts and appropriations acts.

  • 9. 
    Which Statement concerning the CO's appointment or termination is true?
    • A. 

      In no event will the termination of a CO be retroactive.

    • B. 

      Termination of a CO may be retroactive if in the best interest of the government.

    • C. 

      There is no authority to waive the qualification requirements for a CO as stated in the selection criteria.

    • D. 

      Termination of a CO appointment is made verbally unless the Certificate of Appointment contains a provision for automatic termination.

  • 10. 
    Which statement about the offeree is correct?
    • A. 

      The offeror may not direct the offer to a class of person or to a public intending that any member of the class of public have the power to accept.

    • B. 

      The intended offeree means in all cases there is one, and only one, specific offeree in whom the power of acceptance is vested.

    • C. 

      The offeror may not direct the offer to more than one person.

    • D. 

      Only the intended offeree can accept the offer.

  • 11. 
    Which statement about communicating acceptance of a contact is true?
    • A. 

      If the time, place, and means of communication are expressed by the offeror, no other time, place, or means will constitute acceptance.

    • B. 

      The offer cannot dictate the place or manner of acceptance.

    • C. 

      Acceptance must be communicated by the US mail.

    • D. 

      Acceptance must be in writing.

  • 12. 
    Which statement about an offer is correct?
    • A. 

      It is not enough that only the essential terms of the contract are certain.

    • B. 

      Every term in the offer must be absolutely certain to each party of the contract.

    • C. 

      The offer must be so definite that the performance to be rendered by each party is reasonably certain.

    • D. 

      You cannot enter a contract with the price implied to be "a reasonable price at the time of delivery."

  • 13. 
    Which situation would prevent a ratification?
    • A. 

      Government not obtaining a benefit from the performance.

    • B. 

      CO determining the price to be fair and reasonable.

    • C. 

      Co recommending payment and legal counsel concurs.

    • D. 

      Availability of funds that were available at the time the unauthorized commitment was made.

  • 14. 
    Which position is responsible for managing the socio-economic and other public policy programs?
    • A. 

      Management analysis and support flight chief.

    • B. 

      Contracting squadron commander.

    • C. 

      Director of business operations.

    • D. 

      Contracting superintendent.

  • 15. 
    Which party is the Contractor?
    • A. 

      Agent

    • B. 

      Principal

    • C. 

      Third Party

    • D. 

      Agent and third party

  • 16. 
    Which of the following topics is used for contractor education activities?
    • A. 

      Federal wage rates.

    • B. 

      Avoiding wasteful spending.

    • C. 

      Variations in appropriations.

    • D. 

      Providing suggested sources.

  • 17. 
    Which of the following is a characteristic of agreements?
    • A. 

      Obligates the government.

    • B. 

      Cites accounting information.

    • C. 

      Does not include terms and conditions.

    • D. 

      Establishes the ground work for future contracts.

  • 18. 
    Which of the following contracts provide no positive profit incentive to the contractor for cost control or labor efficiency?
    • A. 

      Labor-hour.

    • B. 

      Indefinite-delivery.

    • C. 

      Time and materials.

    • D. 

      Fixed-price with economic price adjustment.

  • 19. 
    Which is not a function of the contacting superintendent?
    • A. 

      Advising the commander on enlisted issues.

    • B. 

      Managing the self-inspection program.

    • C. 

      Appointing COs

    • D. 

      Military career advisor

  • 20. 
    Which individual would be considered competent to enter into a contract?
    • A. 

      A 23- year-old car salesperson.

    • B. 

      A 17-year-old College student.

    • C. 

      A 25-year-old intoxicated person.

    • D. 

      A 50-year-old patient in a mental institution.

  • 21. 
    Which incentive arrangement should motivate contractors to strive for outstanding results all incentive areas?
    • A. 

      United-incentive arrangement.

    • B. 

      Multiple-incentive arrangement.

    • C. 

      Combined-incentive arrangement.

    • D. 

      Multi-faceted incentive arrangement.

  • 22. 
    Which government requirement is violated when the wrong "color of money" is used?
    • A. 

      Procurement Act.

    • B. 

      Anti-Deficiency Act.

    • C. 

      Bona-fide Needs Rule.

    • D. 

      Misappropriations Act.

  • 23. 
    Which DFARs reference identifies supplemental information?
    • A. 

      219.502-2.

    • B. 

      219.502-2-70.

    • C. 

      5319.502-2.

    • D. 

      5319.502-70.

  • 24. 
    Which contract type may be used when it is possible to negotiate a fair and reasonable firm-fixed-price for an initial period, but not for subsequent periods of performance.
    • A. 

      Firm-fixed-price.

    • B. 

      Fixed-price with economic price adjustment.

    • C. 

      Fixed-price with prospective price redetermination.

    • D. 

      Fixed-ceiling-price with retroactive price redetermination.

  • 25. 
    Which Contract type does not require execution of a determination and finding prior to use?
    • A. 

      Fixed-price.

    • B. 

      Labor-hour.

    • C. 

      Letter-contract.

    • D. 

      Cost-reimbursement.