Continuous Improvement Quiz Questions And Answers

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What do you know about Waste, Lean, Six Sigma, Value, etc? Take this continuous improvement quiz to check your knowledge of continuous improvement methodologies. So, do you really have what it takes to score well on this quiz? If yes, then try to have a score above 70 on this quiz. If you achieve more than 70% of good answers, you will get your Continuous Improvement Basic Knowledge Certificate! Best of luck!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The main focus of any Continuous Improvement Project should be the elimination of...
    • A. 

      FTEs

    • B. 

      Flexibility

    • C. 

      Waste

    • D. 

      Organizational levels

  • 2. 
    Waste
    • A. 

      Is part of a Process and always inevitable

    • B. 

      Is part of a Process and always evitable

    • C. 

      Is the usage of any resource during the Process, which is not recognized by the Customer as increasing the value they receive

    • D. 

      Can not be seen on the shop floor

  • 3. 
    Which if the following is not one of the seven wastes?
    • A. 

      Inventory

    • B. 

      Movement

    • C. 

      Inventiveness

    • D. 

      Waiting

  • 4. 
    Lean is...
    • A. 

      A method for reducing labor cost

    • B. 

      About shorten the Lead Time

    • C. 

      An efficiency improvement technique

    • D. 

      A set of tools designed to improve productivity

  • 5. 
    Which word is not directly related to Six Sigma:
    • A. 

      Variability

    • B. 

      Precision

    • C. 

      Flow

    • D. 

      Accuracy

  • 6. 
    What can be considered as Value for the Customer?
    • A. 

      Cost

    • B. 

      Delivery

    • C. 

      Reliability

    • D. 

      Response

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    The 5 “W” to be considered during a Root Cause Analysis are:
    • A. 

      Who, What, When, Where, and Why

    • B. 

      Who, Who, Who, Who, and Who

    • C. 

      Why, Why, Why, Why, and Why

    • D. 

      Who, Why, Who, Why, and When

  • 8. 
    In a LEAN environment, operators are responsible for:
    • A. 

      Maximizing the output

    • B. 

      Meet customer requirements

    • C. 

      Run the processes assigned

    • D. 

      Execute direct requests to the supervisor

  • 9. 
    An employee with time available should:
    • A. 

      Be punished

    • B. 

      Be rewarded

    • C. 

      Anticipate his work

    • D. 

      Perform the next operation on the Value stream

  • 10. 
    Which one is not a goal of the Define phase:
    • A. 

      Define a data collection plan

    • B. 

      Establish the process Boundaries

    • C. 

      Identify the Voice of the Customer

    • D. 

      Develop high-level process map

    • E. 

      Create Project Plan and Milestones

  • 11. 
    What is the main goal in the Measure phase?
    • A. 

      Define precisely the Project Charter

    • B. 

      Understand the Problem

    • C. 

      Identify the root causes.

    • D. 

      Implement actions

    • E. 

      Ensure results are sustainable

  • 12. 
    Which tool is not applicable in the Analyze phase
    • A. 

      Pareto

    • B. 

      Histogram

    • C. 

      Cause and effect diagram

    • D. 

      Design of experiments

    • E. 

      5 Why’s

  • 13. 
    Design of Experiments is a tool used during the Improve phase to understand the key variables that influence a result.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    About Control Charts, the following statement is not correct:
    • A. 

      Applicable to every Process and useful at any time

    • B. 

      The goal is to identify, as quick as possible, the occurrence of specific factors.

    • C. 

      Supply information about process capability and its stability with time.

    • D. 

      Avoid bringing useless adjustments to the Process.

  • 15. 
    What is important to have a successful Continuous Improvement Project
    • A. 

      Choice of the right Project with a clear Problem statement, scope, and suitable KPI

    • B. 

      Definition of roles and responsibilities

    • C. 

      Team involvement and availability

    • D. 

      Not jump to conclusions.

    • E. 

      All of the above

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