6c051 Edit Code 2 Vol 2

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  • 1. 
    Acquisition planning must take place
    • A. 

      Upon receipt of funds.

    • B. 

      Once a purchase request is received.

    • C. 

      As soon as an agency need is identified.

    • D. 

      Immediately upon completion of the source selection plan.

  • 2. 
    What higher level planning process is used to identify and determine whether government work should be contracted or performed in-house?
    • A. 

      Market research.

    • B. 

      Source selection.

    • C. 

      Strategic sourcing.

    • D. 

      Competitive sourcing.

  • 3. 
    The group of functional experts that reviews and recommends acquisition strategies for a specific product or service is known as
    • A. 

      An acquisition strategy panel (ASP).

    • B. 

      An expeditionary sourcing group (ESG).

    • C. 

      An enterprise sourcing squadron (ESS).

    • D. 

      A business support squadron (BSS).

  • 4. 
    Leadership of an acquisition team may be shared between the contracting officer (CO) and
    • A. 

      The head of the contracting agency (HCA).

    • B. 

      A contract specialist.

    • C. 

      The program manager.

    • D. 

      The technical team.

  • 5. 
    A simplified acquisition strategy summary (SASS) is required for acquisitions with a dollar value
    • A. 

      Exceeding $2,500.

    • B. 

      Exceeding $25,000.

    • C. 

      Between $8 million (M) and $25M.

    • D. 

      Between the simplified acquisition threshold (SAT) and $10M.

  • 6. 
    What action must a contracting officer (CO) take if market research indicates that a commercial item is not available to meet customer needs?
    • A. 

      Restate terms to permit the acquisition of commercial items.

    • B. 

      Cancel the solicitation and resolicit using military specifications.

    • C. 

      Issue the award on a sole-source basis.

    • D. 

      Dissolve the small business set-aside.

  • 7. 
    What specific information is included in a market research report?
    • A. 

      Constraints to competition.

    • B. 

      Review of offeror past performance.

    • C. 

      Detailed analysis of cost and pricing data.

    • D. 

      Identification of source selection evaluation criteria.

  • 8. 
    Which is not an example of a wholesale supply source?
    • A. 

      Defense Logistics Agency (DLA).

    • B. 

      Department of Veteran Affairs (VA).

    • C. 

      General Services Administration (GSA).

    • D. 

      Army and Air Force Exchange Services (AAFES).

  • 9. 
    Who is responsible for managing inventories of supplies and determining if the customer’s requirements can be met through available supply channels?
    • A. 

      Mission support group commander.

    • B. 

      Contracting squadron commander.

    • C. 

      Requiring agency.

    • D. 

      Base supply officer.

  • 10. 
    At what prices shall agencies purchase required supplies listed in the Federal Prison Industries (FPI) schedule?
    • A. 

      At whatever price is stated on the schedule.

    • B. 

      At prices listed above market value.

    • C. 

      10 percent above fair market value.

    • D. 

      At prices not to exceed fair market value.

  • 11. 
    If the Federal Prison Industries (FPI) product is not comparable in one or more areas of price, quality, and time of delivery, then the contracting officer (CO) can
    • A. 

      Award it anyway because it is mandatory.

    • B. 

      Give FPI a chance to change their offer.

    • C. 

      Use competitive procedures to acquire the product.

    • D. 

      Change the time of delivery so that FPI can compete.

  • 12. 
    The Committee for Purchase from People Who are Blind or Severely Disabled is responsible for all of the following except
    • A. 

      Establishing prices for supplies and services.

    • B. 

      Establishing rules and regulations to implement the AbilityOne Act.

    • C. 

      Providing everything from workplaces, security, and supplies to telecommunications.

    • D. 

      Determining supplies and services to be purchased by all entities of the government from AbilityOne participating nonprofit agencies.

  • 13. 
    When placing an order against a federal supply schedule (FSS) that is expected to be below the simplified acquisition threshold (SAT), at a minimum, the ordering activity shall document
    • A. 

      The amount paid and the basis for the award decision.

    • B. 

      The selected contractor and the contractors contact information.

    • C. 

      A description of the supply or service purchased and how long competed.

    • D. 

      The basis for the award decision and when the follow-on requirement will be competed.

  • 14. 
    When placing an order against a federal supply schedule (FSS) that is expected to exceed the simplified acquisition threshold (SAT), which factor is not documented when considering best value?
    • A. 

      The amount paid.

    • B. 

      The basis for the award decision.

    • C. 

      The contractor that the customer chose.

    • D. 

      A description of the supply or service purchased.

  • 15. 
    When executing a General Services Administration (GSA) task order, which is not included in the requirements package?
    • A. 

      The price indicated on the independent government estimate.

    • B. 

      Location of work and delivery schedule.

    • C. 

      Description of work to be performed.

    • D. 

      Security clearance requirements.

  • 16. 
    When executing a General Services Administration (GSA) task order above the micro-purchase threshold but not exceeding the simplified acquisition threshold (SAT), the contracting officer (CO) shall provide the request for quotations (RFQ) to at least how many contractors?
    • A. 

      Three.

    • B. 

      Five.

    • C. 

      Six.

    • D. 

      Eight.

  • 17. 
    When shall a contracting officer (CO) provide unsuccessful offerors additional information after awarding a General Services Administration (GSA) task order above the simplified acquisition threshold (SAT)?
    • A. 

      When mandated to provide a debrief by GSA.

    • B. 

      Upon request due to the award being based on factors other than price.

    • C. 

      Upon request due to the award being based solely on price.

    • D. 

      The CO does not have provide additional information.

  • 18. 
    When executing a federal supply schedule (FSS) order, what is a circumstance in which a contracting officer (CO) can justify limiting sources?
    • A. 

      An urgent and compelling need exists and following the procedures would result in delays.

    • B. 

      The CO has been directed by leadership ordered to choose a certain contractor.

    • C. 

      The local contractor knows the base processes better.

    • D. 

      The CO wanted to award to the previous contractor.

  • 19. 
    When placing a federal supply schedule (FSS) order above the simplified acquisition threshold (SAT) that is supported by limiting sources, the justification must be posted on www.fbo.gov within
    • A. 

      5 days.

    • B. 

      7 days.

    • C. 

      10 days.

    • D. 

      14 days.

  • 20. 
    Usually, who can approve limited sources justifications exceeding the simplified acquisition threshold (SAT) but less than $700,000?
    • A. 

      The commander.

    • B. 

      The contracting officer.

    • C. 

      A general or flag officer equivalent.

    • D. 

      The command contracting director.

  • 21. 
    A lease versus purchase determination is required when equipment will be leased for more than
    • A. 

      60 days.

    • B. 

      45 days.

    • C. 

      30 days.

    • D. 

      14 days.

  • 22. 
    When considering a lease versus purchase, the purchase method is appropriate when
    • A. 

      Equipment is to be used on an “as-needed” basis.

    • B. 

      Purchase cost will exceed cumulative leasing costs.

    • C. 

      Cumulative leasing costs will exceed purchase costs.

    • D. 

      Circumstances require the immediate and short-term use of equipment.

  • 23. 
    What Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) part prescribes policy for contracting with small businesses?
    • A. 

      12.

    • B. 

      17.

    • C. 

      19.

    • D. 

      26.

  • 24. 
    Which socioeconomic program is aimed to help a small business located on an Indian reservation?
    • A. 

      Historically underutilized business zone (HUBZone).

    • B. 

      Small disadvantaged business (SDB).

    • C. 

      Women-owned small business (WOSB).

    • D. 

      Small disadvantaged veteran-owned small business (SDVOSB).

  • 25. 
    Which is not a required criterion for a small business to qualify as a historically underutilized business zone (HUBZone)?
    • A. 

      Be located in a HUBZone.

    • B. 

      Have at least 35 percent of its employees reside in a HUBZone.

    • C. 

      Be at least 51 percent owned and controlled by one or more United States (US) citizens.

    • D. 

      Be at least 51 percent owned by one or more citizens who live in a HUBZone.

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