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Question 1

1 out of 1 points

The following systems flowchart describes how a data entry clerk key enters data on a
source document into business event data. Which statement describes whether the systems
flowchart was created properly?

Selected
Answer:

The computer process should be shown in the computer column.

Correct Answer:

The computer process should be shown in the computer column.

Question 2
1 out of 1 points

Which data flow diagram symbol is usually portrayed with a square?


Selected Answer:

external entity
Correct Answer:

external entity

Question 3
1 out of 1 points

On a systems flowchart, computer processing is represented by a:


Selected Answer:

rectangle
Correct Answer:

rectangle

Question 4
1 out of 1 points

In a logical data flow diagram for a cash receipts system, each of the following labels might
appear in a bubble except:
Selected Answer:

cashier
Correct Answer:

cashier

Question 5
1 out of 1 points

Data flow diagrams portray a business processes activities, stores of data, and flows of data
among those elements.
Selected Answer:

True

Correct Answer:

True

Question 6
1 out of 1 points

Which statement concerning the following 1.0 data flow diagram is true?

Selected Answer:

The data flow diagram follows DFD guidelines.


Correct Answer:

The data flow diagram follows DFD guidelines.

Question 7
1 out of 1 points

In a physical data flow diagram, this is something within the system that transforms data.
Selected Answer:

internal entity
Correct Answer:

internal entity

Question 8
1 out of 1 points

Which diagram is a graphical representation of information processes and operations


processes?
Selected Answer:

systems flowchart
Correct Answer:

systems flowchart

Question 9
1 out of 1 points

A symbol used in data flow diagrams to depict an entity or process within which incoming
data flows are transformed into outgoing data flows is a(n):
Selected Answer:

bubble symbol
Correct Answer:

bubble symbol

Question 10
1 out of 1 points

An information processing activity could be any of the following except:


Selected Answer:

sending or receiving data


Correct Answer:

sending or receiving data

Question 11
1 out of 1 points

Those entities which perform no information processing activities for the system are called:
Selected Answer:

external entities
Correct Answer:

external entities

Question 12
1 out of 1 points

In data flow diagrams describing the accounting information system of a medical practice, a
patient is most likely represented as a(n):
Selected Answer:

external entity
Correct Answer:

external entity

Question 13
1 out of 1 points

Processes that handle other-than-normal situations are called exception routines.


Selected Answer:

True

Correct Answer:

True

Question 14
0 out of 1 points

The flow of processes on a system flowchart is from:


Selected Answer:

[None Given]

Correct Answer:

upper left to lower right

Question 15
1 out of 1 points

In an enterprise system, we would have one data store/disk symbol that would be labeled
enterprise database instead of two or more data store symbols.
Selected Answer:

True

Correct Answer:

True

Question 16
1 out of 1 points

Internal entities are those persons, places, or things outside our system that send data to, or
receive data from, our system.

Selected Answer:

False

Correct Answer:

False

Question 17
0 out of 1 points

The following systems flowchart describes how a manager queries a data store to view
information on a computer screen. Which statement describes whether the systems flowchart
was created properly?

Selected
Answer:
Correct
Answer:

[None Given]

Only a single direction arrow should flow from the data store symbol to the
process query symbol.
Question 18
1 out of 1 points

When the context diagram and the level 0 diagram reflect the equivalent external data flows,
the two diagrams are said to be balanced.
Selected Answer:

True

Correct Answer:

True

Question 19
1 out of 1 points

Which of the following segments violates guidelines for creating systems flowcharts?

Selected Answer:

Segment a.
Correct Answer:

Segment a.

Question 20
0 out of 1 points

The following symbol represents a disk

Selected Answer:

True

Correct Answer:

False