Management Information System MCQ Quiz

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Management Information System MCQ Quiz

Do you believe that you can pass this MIS quiz without getting a single answer wrong? The purpose of MIS is to help businesses gather data to help make informed decisions regarding what path is the best for their company to take. Try this quiz; it has multiple areas of information that will help you find the answer.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Management information systems (MIS)
    • A. 

      Create and share documents that support day-today office activities

    • B. 

      Process business transactions (e.g., time cards, payments, orders, etc.)

    • C. 

      Capture and reproduce the knowledge of an expert problem solver

    • D. 

      Use the transaction data to produce information needed by managers to run the business

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    The person who ensures that systems are developed on time, within budget, and with acceptable quality is a
    • A. 

      Systems designer

    • B. 

      Project manager

    • C. 

      Systems owner

    • D. 

      External system user

    • E. 

      Systems builder

  • 3. 
    A task of developing a technical blueprint and specifications for a solution that fulfills the business requirements is undertaken in the following phase of the system development process.
    • A. 

      System initiation

    • B. 

      System implementation

    • C. 

      System analysis

    • D. 

      System design

    • E. 

      Feasibility analysis

  • 4. 
    If a university sets up a web-based information system that faculty could access to record student grades and to advise students, that would be an example of a/an
    • A. 

      CRM

    • B. 

      Intranet

    • C. 

      ERP

    • D. 

      Extranet

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 5. 
    WAN Stands for
    • A. 

      Whole Area Network

    • B. 

      Wide Access Network

    • C. 

      Wild Area Network

    • D. 

      Wide Area Network

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 6. 
    An information system that supports the planning and assessment needs of executive management is
    • A. 

      DSS

    • B. 

      TPS

    • C. 

      ERP

    • D. 

      MIS

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 7. 
    Decision-makers who are concerned with tactical (short-term) operational problems and decision making are
    • A. 

      Middle managers

    • B. 

      Executive managers

    • C. 

      Supervisors

    • D. 

      Mobile managers

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    RDBMS Stands for
    • A. 

      Relational Data Backup Management System

    • B. 

      Redundant Data Management System

    • C. 

      Relational Database Management System

    • D. 

      Relational Data Multimedia System

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    The general transformation cycle for information is:
    • A. 

      Information to data to knowledge

    • B. 

      Knowledge to data to information

    • C. 

      Data to knowledge to information

    • D. 

      Data to information to knowledge

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is not a class of information system applications?
    • A. 

      Database management system

    • B. 

      Decision support system

    • C. 

      Expert system

    • D. 

      Management information system

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is not a system development model?
    • A. 

      Software development life cycle model

    • B. 

      Object oriented system

    • C. 

      RAD

    • D. 

      Prototype

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 12. 
    RAD Stands for
    • A. 

      Rapid Android Development

    • B. 

      Rapid Application Development

    • C. 

      Rapid Application Deployment

    • D. 

      Rapid Application Design

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    DBMS is
    • A. 

      Data Storage

    • B. 

      Data Mining

    • C. 

      Software

    • D. 

      Warehouse

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 14. 
    Prototypes are used in
    • A. 

      Model-driven analysis

    • B. 

      Object-oriented analysis

    • C. 

      Traditional approaches

    • D. 

      Accelerated systems analysis

    • E. 

      Structured analysis

  • 15. 
    AI is the short form of
    • A. 

      Artificial information

    • B. 

      Artificial intelligence

    • C. 

      Artificial integration

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 16. 
    GDSS is the short form of
    • A. 

      Group Decision Support System

    • B. 

      Group Discussion Support System

    • C. 

      Group Decision Service System

    • D. 

      Group Discussion Support Source

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 17. 
    EIS Stands for
    • A. 

      Enterprise Information System

    • B. 

      Entity Information System

    • C. 

      Executive Information System

    • D. 

      Enterprise Internet System

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 18. 
    Which of the following is not a type of topology?
    • A. 

      Ring

    • B. 

      Star

    • C. 

      Bus

    • D. 

      Spiral

    • E. 

      Mesh

  • 19. 
    _______________ information system uses the information technology to develop all features in the products.
    • A. 

      Structure

    • B. 

      Strategic

    • C. 

      Systematic

    • D. 

      Statistical

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 20. 
    In networks can be classified by their shape are called
    • A. 

      Topology

    • B. 

      Structure

    • C. 

      Plans

    • D. 

      Architecture

    • E. 

      None of the above

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