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• 1.

What were the four cities in consideration for the new One Toyota HQ site?

• A.

Plano, Texas

• B.

• C.

pHoenix, Arizona

• D.

Charlotte, North Carolina

• E.

• F.

Portland, Oregon

• G.

Atlanta, Georgia

A. Plano, Texas
D. Charlotte, North Carolina
G. Atlanta, Georgia
Explanation
The four cities in consideration for the new One Toyota HQ site were Plano, Texas, Denver, Colorado, Charlotte, North Carolina, and Atlanta, Georgia.

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• 2.

What is the building and floor location of PPM's future home?

• A.

EO-1, 4th Floor

• B.

EO-1, 3rd Floor

• C.

EO-2, 3rd Floor

• D.

WO-1, 1st Floor

B. EO-1, 3rd Floor
Explanation
The correct answer is EO-1, 3rd Floor.

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• 3.

It will take _______ 2017 Tacoma windshields (or 12 acres of glass)  to cover the new HQ

• A.

500,000

• B.

3,548

• C.

12

• D.

49,925

D. 49,925
Explanation
To cover the new HQ, it will take 49,925 2017 Tacoma windshields (or 12 acres of glass). This means that the area of the new HQ is equivalent to the area covered by 49,925 windshields or 12 acres of glass.

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• 4.

In the Parts List Prep OP, PPM inputs ______ for all part numbers.

• A.

Routing

• B.

Suppliers

• C.

Project Code

• D.

Price

A. Routing
Explanation
In the Parts List Prep OP, the PPM inputs Routing for all part numbers. This suggests that the routing information, which includes the sequence of operations or steps required to manufacture a part, is necessary for the parts list preparation. By including the routing information, the parts list can accurately reflect the manufacturing process and ensure that all necessary steps are accounted for.

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• 5.

PE is the owner of the ________. This document shows the structure of body/shell related parts and whether In-House or outsourced.

• A.

• B.

Screw Body Flow Chart

• C.

Parts List

• D.

Project KPI Chart

B. Screw Body Flow Chart
Explanation
The correct answer is "Screw Body Flow Chart". This document shows the structure of body/shell related parts and whether they are produced in-house or outsourced. It provides a visual representation of the flow of the screw body production process, indicating the different stages and components involved.

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• 6.

How many weeks before the 1st planned drawing issuance date, should the drawing follow-up kickoff meeting be held?

• A.

3

• B.

12

• C.

6

• D.

20

C. 6
Explanation
The drawing follow-up kickoff meeting should be held 6 weeks before the 1st planned drawing issuance date. This allows for sufficient time to discuss and coordinate the necessary details and requirements for the drawing, ensuring that everything is in place and ready for the issuance date. Holding the meeting too early may result in information becoming outdated or changes being needed, while holding it too close to the issuance date may not allow enough time for proper preparation and coordination.

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• 7.

What is an assembly instruction issued by design to manufacturing to instruct sequence of assembly?

• A.

Instruction Drawing

• B.

Communication Memo

• C.

VSI

• D.

TIS

D. TIS
Explanation
TIS stands for "Technical Instruction Sheet." It is an assembly instruction issued by design to manufacturing to instruct the sequence of assembly. This document provides detailed information on how to assemble a product, including step-by-step instructions, diagrams, and specifications. It ensures that the manufacturing process is carried out correctly and consistently, resulting in a high-quality product.

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• 8.

A color ECI is issued BEFORE the production part list release.

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The statement is false because a color ECI is issued AFTER the production part list release, not before. The production part list release is the final step in the process, and once it is released, any changes or updates are communicated through the color ECI. Therefore, the color ECI is issued after the production part list release to ensure that any necessary modifications are made.

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• 9.

537W is a Venza family code.

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The statement is true because 537W is indeed a Venza family code. This implies that the code is associated with the Venza family, which could be a specific model or variant within the Venza lineup.

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• 10.

Family code 641W refers to which vehicle?

• A.

Rav4

• B.

RX

• C.

Tacoma

• D.

Sequoia

B. RX
Explanation
Family code 641W refers to the RX vehicle.

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• 11.

For MY11, project code 499A refers to which vehicle?

• A.

Highlander

• B.

RX

• C.

Rav4

• D.

Corolla

C. Rav4
Explanation
Project code 499A refers to the Rav4 for MY11.

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• 12.

What vehicle does project code does 291B refer to?

• A.

Tundra

• B.

Sequoia

• C.

Avalon

• D.

ES

B. Sequoia
Explanation
Project code 291B refers to the vehicle model called Sequoia.

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• 13.

When did PPM become its own division?

• A.

1999

• B.

2007

• C.

2002

• D.

2003

D. 2003
Explanation
In 2003, PPM became its own division.

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• 14.

When was the first TMC new model management meeting (NM3)?

• A.

Dec 2002

• B.

May 1975

• C.

Feb 1962

• D.

Jan 1944

C. Feb 1962
Explanation
The correct answer is Feb 1962. This suggests that the first TMC new model management meeting (NM3) took place in February 1962.

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• 15.

When was the first TEMA new model management meeting (NM3)?

• A.

Mar 1997

• B.

June 1984

• C.

Dec 2004

• D.

Mar 1992

A. Mar 1997
Explanation
The first TEMA new model management meeting (NM3) took place in March 1997.

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• 16.

When did Akio Toyoda testify in front of Congress (Recall crisis)

• A.

June 2008

• B.

Feb 2010

• C.

Jan 2009

• D.

April 2010

B. Feb 2010
Explanation
In February 2010, Akio Toyoda testified in front of Congress regarding the recall crisis. This suggests that the correct answer is Feb 2010.

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• 17.

What are the top 3 most reliable vehicle brands named by consumer reports in 2016?

• A.

Buick

• B.

Toyota

• C.

Ford

• D.

GM

• E.

Lexus

A. Buick
B. Toyota
E. Lexus
Explanation
Consumer Reports named Buick, Toyota, and Lexus as the top 3 most reliable vehicle brands in 2016. This means that these brands had consistently performed well in terms of reliability and had fewer reported issues compared to other brands. Consumer Reports is a reputable organization that conducts thorough research and testing to provide unbiased and reliable information to consumers. Therefore, their endorsement of these brands as the most reliable carries significant weight.

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• 18.

What Toyota vehicle received the lowest available rating (POOR) due to poor predicted reliability?

• A.

Sienna

• B.

Tacoma

• C.

4Runner

• D.

Corolla

B. Tacoma
Explanation
The Tacoma received the lowest available rating (POOR) due to poor predicted reliability.

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• 19.

How many of the top 40 warranty claims are for body issues?

• A.

26

• B.

40

• C.

3

• D.

14

D. 14
Explanation
The correct answer is 14. This means that out of the top 40 warranty claims, 14 of them are for body issues.

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• 20.

How much money has Toyota donated to nonprofits in the U.S. to date? (in millions)

• A.

53

• B.

700

• C.

970

• D.

13

B. 700
Explanation
Toyota has donated 700 million dollars to nonprofits in the U.S. to date.

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• 21.

What percentage of Toyota vehicles sold in the U.S. are built in the U.S.?

• A.

85%

• B.

98%

• C.

70%

• D.

50%

C. 70%
Explanation
Approximately 70% of Toyota vehicles sold in the U.S. are built in the U.S. This indicates that a significant portion of Toyota's production occurs within the country, contributing to the domestic economy and providing job opportunities for American workers. It also suggests that Toyota has established a strong manufacturing presence in the U.S. market to cater to the demand for their vehicles.

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• 22.

Toyoda Automatic Loom Works ltd. was purchased for 1 million yen.

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
Toyoda Automatic Loom Works Ltd. was indeed purchased for 1 million yen. This indicates that the statement is true.

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• 23.

What did Sakichi Toyoda do with the money he received from selling his looms business?

• A.

Built a new house

• B.

Bought lottery tickets

• C.

• D.

Gave it to his son Kiichiro

D. Gave it to his son Kiichiro
Explanation
Sakichi Toyoda gave the money he received from selling his looms business to his son Kiichiro. This suggests that Sakichi Toyoda wanted to support his son and possibly invest in his future endeavors. By giving the money to his son, Sakichi Toyoda may have believed that Kiichiro had the potential to use the funds wisely and continue the family's business legacy.

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• 24.

The prototype of the first passenger car produced in japan was named what?

• A.

Model A1

• B.

Corona

• C.

Model AA

• D.

T1

A. Model A1
Explanation
The correct answer is Model AA. This was the prototype of the first passenger car produced in Japan. The Model AA was introduced by Toyota in 1936 and marked the beginning of Japan's automobile industry. It was a luxury car with advanced features for its time, such as a six-cylinder engine and independent suspension. The Model AA played a significant role in establishing Toyota as a leading car manufacturer in Japan and paved the way for future innovations in the automotive industry.

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