Little Things Add Up

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Little Things Add Up - Quiz

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  • 1. 
    When you come into class each day, what are some of the "little things" that you have noticed that are wasting time or energy?  Remember, you only have 42 minutes of class.  Think about the "little things" that are stealing from that 42 minutes.
  • 2. 
    Choose the option below that will get you the MOST money:
    • A. 

      Take a million dollars NOW

    • B. 

      Double a penny every day for one month

  • 3. 
    In 1987 AMERICAN AIRLINES saved $40,000.  How did they do it?
    • A. 

      They removed all the peanuts from all the flights

    • B. 

      They removed one olive from every salad in first class

    • C. 

      They removed all the olives from all the salads

  • 4. 
    In 2006 UPS Saved 3 million gallons of gasoline.  How did they do it?
    • A. 

      UPS truck drivers were given better maps to follow

    • B. 

      UPS drivers were given better routes that did not allow them to turn left

    • C. 

      UPS trucks were given better engines to save gasoline

  • 5. 
    Last quarter teachers at this school, taking attendance took about 281 hours.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Last quarter, teachers at this school used about 375 hours reminding students that they are not supposed to talk while the teacher talks.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Last quarter, teachers at this school used about 562 hours reinforcing rules.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Last quarter, teachers at this school used about 937 hours re-teaching instructions because students did not hear the first time.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Things like taking attendance, re-teaching instructions,  reinforcing rules, and getting students quiet does not add up to a lot of time.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Last quarter this school spent around  $63,705 taking attendance, re-teaching instructions,  reinforcing rules, and getting students to be quit during class.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Last YEAR teachers at this school spent around  $254,820 taking attendance, re-teaching instructions,  reinforcing rules, and getting students to be quit during class.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    In this classroom, how much time is spent each quarter  taking attendance, re-teaching instructions,  reinforcing rules, and getting students to be quit during class?
    • A. 

      Not a lot of time is used on these activities

    • B. 

      About 7 1/2 days

    • C. 

      About 25 days

    • D. 

      About 2 days

  • 13. 
    LEAN is about identifying little things that can either help or hurt a company.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    What is the Japanese word for "Continuous Improvement?"
    • A. 

      Kaizen

    • B. 

      Kosen

    • C. 

      Kyoston

    • D. 

      Konoston

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