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Question 1 of 20 Identifying customers is a responsibility of the __________ function. A. finance and accounting B. human resources C. manufacturing and production D. sales and marketing Question 2 of 20 Producing bills of materials is a business process within the __________ function. A. finance and accounting B. human resources C. manufacturing and production D. sales and marketing Question 3 of 20 Which of the following is an example of a cross-functional business process? A. Identifying customers B. Creating a new product C. Assembling a product D. Paying creditors Question 4 of 20 To monitor the status of internal operations and the firm's relations with the external environment, managers need __________ systems. A. decision-support B. knowledge C. transaction processing D. management information Question 5 of 20 Which systems are typically a major source of data for other systems? A. Transaction processing systems B. Management information systems C. Executive support systems D. Decision-support systems Question 6 of 20 Which type of system would you use to determine the five suppliers with the worst record in delivering goods on time? A. ESS B. TPS C. MIS D. DSS Question 7 of 20 A relocation control system that reports summaries on the total moving, house-hunting, and home financing costs for employees in all company divisions would fall into the category of: A. knowledge management systems. B. transaction processing systems. C. executive-support systems. D. management information systems. Question 8 of 20 Decisions that are unique, rapidly changing, and not easily specified in advance are best suited to which type of system? A. MIS B. TPS C. ESS D. DSS Question 9 of 20 Which systems often deliver information to senior executives through a portal, which uses a Web interface to present integrated personalized business content? A. Transaction processing systems B. Executive support systems C. Management information systems D. Decision-support systems Question 10 of 20 A(n) __________ system collects data from various key business processes and stores the data in a single, comprehensive data repository, usable by other parts of the business. A. transaction B. enterprise C. automatic reporting D. management information Question 11 of 20 Hilton Hotels' use of customer information software to identify the most profitable customers to direct services to is an example of using information systems to: XXXXX XXXXX customer intimacy. B. differentiate their service. C. focus on market niche. D. increase efficiency. Question 12 of 20 An information system can enable a company to focus on a market niche through: A. complex trend forecasting. B. tailoring products to the client. C. intensive product trend analysis. D. intensive customer data analysis. Question 13 of 20 Which industries did the first wave of e-commerce transform? A. Air travel, books, bill payments B. Air travel, books, music C. Real estate, air travel, books D. Real estate, books, bill payments Question 14 of 20 To what competitive force did the printed encyclopedia industry succumb? A. Positioning and rivalry among competitors B. Low cost of entry C. Substitute products or services D. Customer's bargaining power Question 15 of 20 Internet technology: A. makes it easy for rivals to compete on price alone. B. imposes a significant cost of entry, due to infrastructure requirements. C. increases the difference between competitors because of the wide availability of information. D. makes it easy to sustain operational advantages. Question 16 of 20 The Internet raises the bargaining power of customers by: A. creating new opportunities for building loyal customer bases. B. making more products available. C. making information available to everyone. D. lowering transaction costs. Question 17 of 20 The value chain model: A. categorizes five related advantages for adding value to a firm's products or services. B. sees the supply chain as the primary activity for adding value. C. categorizes four basic strategies a firm can use to enhance its value chain. D. helps a firm identify points at which information technology can most effectively enhance its competitive position. Question 18 of 20 The primary activities of a firm include: A. inbound logistics, operations, outbound logistics, sales and marketing, and service. B. inbound logistics, operations, outbound logistics, technology, and service. C. procurement, inbound logistics, operations, technology, and outbound logistics. D. procurement, operations, technology, sales and marketing, and services.


Question 19 of 20  


 


The most successful solutions or methods for achieving a business objective are called:


 A. value activities. 


 B. best processes. 


 C. core competencies. 


 D. best practices. 


 


Question 20 of 20  


 


The secondary activities of a firm include:


 A. inbound logistics, technology, outbound logistics, sales and marketing, and service. 


 B. inbound logistics, organization infrastructure, outbound logistics, technology, and procurement. 


 C. organization infrastructure, human resources, sales and marketing, and technology. 


 D. organization infrastructure, human resources, technology, and procurement. 

Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Multiple Problems
Expert:  FiveStarLaw replied 2 years ago.
Hello,


Thank you for your questions

I am working on your answers. However it is very difficult to read the questions in the format presented. Can you possibly upload the questions to mediafire.com and send me the link?

What time do you need the answers
Customer: replied 2 years ago.


Let me see if I can edit the questions. I had originally entered them correctly, but the website changed the way they looked. I'd like to have this done by tomorrow at this time or sooner if possible.

Expert:  FiveStarLaw replied 2 years ago.
I can have the answers today – it's just very difficult to read and I do not want to make a mistake due to the format
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

 


Question 1 of 20


 


Identifying customers is a responsibility of the __________ function.


A. finance and accounting


B. human resources


C. manufacturing and production


D. sales and marketing


 


Question 2 of 20


 


Producing bills of materials is a business process within the __________ function.


A. finance and accounting


B. human resources


C. manufacturing and production


D. sales and marketing


 


Question 3 of 20


 


Which of the following is an example of a cross-functional business process?


A. Identifying customers


B. Creating a new product


C. Assembling a product


D. Paying creditors


 


Question 4 of 20


 


To monitor the status of internal operations and the firm's relations with the external environment, managers need __________ systems.


A. decision-support


B. knowledge


C. transaction processing


D. management information


 


Question 5 of 20


 


Which systems are typically a major source of data for other systems?


A. Transaction processing systems


B. Management information systems


C. Executive support systems


D. Decision-support systems


 


Question 6 of 20


 


Which type of system would you use to determine the five suppliers with the worst record in delivering goods on time?


A. ESS


B. TPS


C. MIS


D. DSS


 


Question 7 of 20


 


A relocation control system that reports summaries on the total moving, house-hunting, and home financing costs for employees in all company divisions would fall into the category of:


A. knowledge management systems.


B. transaction processing systems.


C. executive-support systems.


D. management information systems.


 


Question 8 of 20


 


Decisions that are unique, rapidly changing, and not easily specified in advance are best suited to which type of system?


A. MIS


B. TPS


C. ESS


D. DSS


 


Question 9 of 20


 


Which systems often deliver information to senior executives through a portal, which uses a Web interface to present integrated personalized business content?


A. Transaction processing systems


B. Executive support systems


C. Management information systems


D. Decision-support systems


 


 


 


Question 10 of 20


 


A(n) __________ system collects data from various key business processes and stores the data in a single, comprehensive data repository, usable by other parts of the business.


A. transaction


B. enterprise


C. automatic reporting


D. management information


 


Question 11 of 20


 


Hilton Hotels' use of customer information software to identify the most profitable customers to direct services to is an example of using information systems to:


A. strengthen customer intimacy.


B. differentiate their service.


C. focus on market niche.


D. increase efficiency.


 


Question 12 of 20


 


An information system can enable a company to focus on a market niche through:


A. complex trend forecasting.


B. tailoring products to the client.


C. intensive product trend analysis.


D. intensive customer data analysis.


 


Question 13 of 20


 


Which industries did the first wave of e-commerce transform?


A. Air travel, books, bill payments


B. Air travel, books, music


C. Real estate, air travel, books


D. Real estate, books, bill payments


 


Question 14 of 20


 


To what competitive force did the printed encyclopedia industry succumb?


A. Positioning and rivalry among competitors


B. Low cost of entry


C. Substitute products or services


D. Customer's bargaining power


 


Question 15 of 20


 


Internet technology:


A. makes it easy for rivals to compete on price alone.


B. imposes a significant cost of entry, due to infrastructure requirements.


C. increases the difference between competitors because of the wide availability of information.


D. makes it easy to sustain operational advantages.


 


Question 16 of 20


 


The Internet raises the bargaining power of customers by:


A. creating new opportunities for building loyal customer bases.


B. making more products available.


C. making information available to everyone.


D. lowering transaction costs.


 


Question 17 of 20


 


The value chain model:


A. categorizes five related advantages for adding value to a firm's products or services.


B. sees the supply chain as the primary activity for adding value.


C. categorizes four basic strategies a firm can use to enhance its value chain.


D. helps a firm identify points at which information technology can most effectively enhance its competitive position.


 


Question 18 of 20


 


The primary activities of a firm include:


A. inbound logistics, operations, outbound logistics, sales and marketing, and service.


B. inbound logistics, operations, outbound logistics, technology, and service.


 


C. procurement, inbound logistics, operations, technology, and outbound logistics.


D. procurement, operations, technology, sales and marketing, and services.


 


Question 19 of 20


 


The most successful solutions or methods for achieving a business objective are called:


A. value activities.


B. best processes.


C. core competencies.


D. best practices.


 


Question 20 of 20


 


The secondary activities of a firm include:


A. inbound logistics, technology, outbound logistics, sales and marketing, and service.


B. inbound logistics, organization infrastructure, outbound logistics, technology, and procurement.


C. organization infrastructure, human resources, sales and marketing, and technology.


D. organization infrastructure, human resources, technology, and procurement.


 


 


 

Expert:  FiveStarLaw replied 2 years ago.
So much better – I will respond with the answers within one hour
Expert:  FiveStarLaw replied 2 years ago.
Hi!

Here are my answers for comparison with your own:

1 D. sales and marketing
2 A. finance and accounting
3 B. Creating a new product
4 C. transaction processing
5 A. Transaction processing systems
6 C. MIS
7 D. management information systems.
8 D. DSS
9 B. Executive support systems
10 B. enterprise
11 C. focus on market niche
12 D. intensive customer data analysis.
13 B. Air travel, books, music
14 C. Substitute products or services
15 A. makes it easy for rivals to compete on price alone.
16 C. making information available to everyone.
17 D. helps a firm identify points at which information technology can most effectively enhance its competitive position
18 A. inbound logistics, operations, outbound logistics, sales and marketing, and service
19 D. best practices.
20 D. organization infrastructure, human resources, technology, and procurement.

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