advertising program”

Question 2.2. You are in charge of the “advertising program” for the Boston Red Sox baseball team during their spring training in Fort Myers, Florida. You have defined the advertising program as a project with the following characteristics. The goal is to fill all stadium seats during the spring training season or you may not have the same job next year — the pressure is on!

Activity
Immediate Predecessor(s)
Activity Time in weeks
A
None
1
B
None
2
C
A
3
D
A, B
4
E
C, D
3
F
D, E
2

Refer to the information above. The earliest completion time for this project is (Points : 1)
9 weeks

10 weeks

11 weeks

12 weeks

Question 3.3. The inputs required for material requirements planning are defined by the ____. (Points : 1)
Master production schedule

Bill of material

MRP explosion

MRP record

Question 4.4. A ___________ is a flag or a piece of paper that contains all relevant information for an order: part number, description, process area used, time of delivery, quantity available, quantity delivered, production quantity, etc. (Points : 1)
5S

Kanban

Lean enterprise

Kaizen Blitz

Question 5.5.
Refer to the above. What is the duration of path A-B-E-H-J?
(Points : 1)
15

14

22

20

Question 6.6. The purpose of aggregate planning is to (Points : 1)
Minimize the work force size

Maximize the production rate

Minimize the cost of meeting demand

Optimize the inventory level

Question 7.7. A company currently has no items in inventory. The demand for the next four months is 200, 300, 250 and 350 units. Determine the level production rate if a level strategy is selected with the goal of ending Period 4 with 100 units in inventory. (Points : 1)
300

325

350

375

Question 8.8. The time needed to process a given set of jobs is called (Points : 1)
Flow-time

Lateness

Makespan

Tardiness

Question 9.9. A manufacturer of automobile engines is designing a new Kanban system for engine #321. The demand for #321 is 75 per day and they are built in groups of 10. The total process and wait time is 3 days. The manager wants an alpha (a) of 2 or 200%. How many Kanbans are required? (Points : 1)
68

72

85

90

Question 10.10. ________ refers to approaches that focus on the elimination of waste in all forms, and smooth, efficient flow of materials and information throughout the value chain to obtain faster customer response, higher quality and lower costs. (Points : 1)
Kanban

5Ss

Lean enterprise

Kaizen Blitz

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