2 of 167.
Which one of the following types of layoutis used for the manufacture of hugeaircrafts ?a.
Fixed position layoutd.
A furniture company is maintaining aconstant work force which can produce3000 tables, per quarter. The annualdemand is 12000 units and is distributedseasonally in accordance with the quarterlyindexes Q
= 0.80, Q
= 1.40, Q
= 1.00and Q
= 0.80. Inventories areaccumulated when demand is less than thecapacity and are used up during periods of strong demand to supply the total demand.To take into account any seasonal demandthe inventories on hand at the beginning of the first quarter should be at leasta.
The span of control refers to thea.
Total amount of control which can beexercised by the supervisorb.
Total number of persons which reportto any one supervisorc.
Delegation of authority by thesupervisor to his subordinatesd.
Delegation of responsibility by thesupervisor to his subordinates10.
Match List I (Trend/Defect) with List II(Chart) and select the correct answer :
Number of defectsD.
Number of defectives
u-ChartA B C Da.
5 3 2 4b.
3 1 4 2c.
3 1 2 4d.
3 4 5 211.
Which one of the following statements iscorrect ?a.
Time series analysis technique of forecasting is used for very long rangeforecastingb.
Qualitative techniques are used forlong, range forecasting andquantitative techniques, for short andmedium range forecastingc.
Coefficient of correlation is calculatedin case of time series techniqued.
Market survey and Delphi techniquesare used for short range forecasting12.
In the solution of linear programmingproblems by Simplex method, for decidingthe leaving variablea.
The maximum negative coefficient inthe objective function row is selectedb.
The minimum positive ratio of theright-hand side to the first decisionvariable is selectedc.
The maximum positive ratio of theright-hand side to the coefficients inthe key column is selectedd.
The minimum positive ratio of theright hand side to the coefficient in thekey column is selected13.
Consider the following statements ontransportation problem :1.
In Vogel’s approximation method,priority allotment is made in the cellwith lowest cost in the column or rowwith least penalty.2.
The North-West corner methodensures faster optimal solution.3.
If the total demand is higher than thesupply, transportation problem cannotby solved4.
A feasible solution may not be anoptimal solution.Which of these statements are correct ?a.
1 and 4b.
1 and 3