Industrial Engineering and Prod'n Mgmt Multiple Choice Questions

Industrial Engineering and Prod'n Mgmt

Question 1.

Actual performance of a task is called

A.

 An event

B.

 An activity

C.

 A duration

D.

 None of these

Explanation :

Activity is defined as the amount of work performed that converts input to appropriate outputs.

Question 2.

The essential condition for the decompression of an activity is that

A.

 The project time should change due to decompression

B.

 After decompression the time of an activity invariably exceeds its normal time

C.

 An activity could be decompressed to the maximum extent of its normal time

D.

 None of the above

Explanation :

The essential condition for the decompression of an activity is that An activity could be decompressed to the maximum extent of its normal time

Question 3.

According to MAPI formula, the old machine should be replaced by new one when
(Here, CAM = Challenger's Adverse minimum, DAM = Defender's Adverse minimum)

A.

 CAM < DAM

B.

 CAM > DAM

C.

 CAM = DAM

D.

 There is no such criterion

Explanation :

According to MAPI formula, the old machine should be replaced by new one when
(Here, CAM = Challenger's Adverse minimum, DAM = Defender's Adverse minimum)

CAM < DAM

Question 4.

Bar charts are suitable for

A.

 Minor works

B.

 Major works

C.

 Large projects

D.

 All of the above

Explanation :

Bar charts are suitable for Minor works

Question 5.

The simplex method is the basic method for

A.

 Value analysis

B.

 Operation research

C.

 Linear programming

D.

 Model analysis

Explanation :

The simplex method is the basic method for Linear programming.
The Simplex method is a search procedure that sifts through the set of basic feasible solutions, one at a time, until the optimal basic feasible solution is identified.