12. Acceptable aggregate plans involving anticipation inventory requires theuse of a common unit of measure such as employee-period equivalents.a. Trueb. False13 When Total Capacity, product demand, and production costs of goods areknown for each production period, one transportation method solution issufficient to determine the best work-force plan.a. Trueb. False14. A common drawback for the transportation method and linear programming model is the assumption that all costs are linearly related tothe amount of goods produced.a. Trueb. False15. A level strategy is a preferred approach in the service sector when thestaffing plan is developed.a. Trueb. False16.
An aggregate plan for a manufacturing firm includes consideration of:a.
inventory holdings17. A service firm's aggregate plan links the firm's strategic goals andobjectives with detailed operational plans called:a. production planb. staffing planc. work-force scheduled. none of the above18.
Which of the following statements does NOT apply to a production plan?
a. plans are consistent with company's strategic goals and objectives