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Question 1.
Which of the following is NOT a benefit of an MRP system?


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Question 2.
Which of the following is an example of dependent demand for manufactured goods?


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Question 3.
An MRP system provides which of the following advantages?


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Question 4.
The key inputs to an MRP include:


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Question 5.
A component that has one or more parents and no components is most likely to be a(n):


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Question 6.
If gross requirements are 100, planned receipts are 120, and inventory on hand from the previous period is 50, then the projected on-hand inventory balance:


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Question 7.
When the projected on-hand inventory balance falls in the negative range, then:


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Question 8.
The listed lot-sizing method that best minimizes the inventory levels is:


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Question 9.
Which statement about capacity requirements planning (CRP) is NOT true?


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Question 10.

An end item “A” is assembled from two “B” components and two “C” subassemblies. The “C” subassembly is composed of one of each component “B” and “D.” If the gross requirement for “A” is 100 units, what is the demand for component “B”?

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Question 11.
The drum beat in the Drum-Buffer-Rope system is set by the:


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Question 12.
One difference between an MRP system and a DBR system is:


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Question 13.
In some companies, an MRP system is used to track:


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Question 14.
The service analogy to the bill of materials is the:


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Question 15.
Which of the following is NOT a feature of an ERP system?


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