Practice MCQ Management Information Systems

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9844 Production machines were first controlled by the computer by means of
Options:punched cards,    punched paper tape,    magnetic tape,    magnetic cards

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9845 Encryption is being used primarily with
Options:file retention,    transaction entry,    computer processing,    data communication

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9846 Which of the following is(are) true of system analysts?
Options:their responsibility is to analyze and design system software,    they may be looked upon as an intermediary between users and programmers,    they are heavily involved with the system-development life cycle,    both (a) and (c)

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9847 From a data systems design viewpoint, the number of different types of general ledger entries is
Options:six,    three,    four,    one

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9848 An EOQ formula is an example of a(n)
Options:optimizing model,    static model,    deterministic model,    All of the above

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9849 _____ are knowledge based system to which present rules are applied to solve a particular problem.
Options:ES,    AI,    KBS,    Base rule 0

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9850 The _____ is a business-oriented data-processing association which publishes a monthly journal, Data Management.
Options:DPMA,    CDP,    CISA,    ACM

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9851 The computer can potentially be used to monitor most of our actions, thus robbing us of _____
Options:tapping,    privacy,    back log,    security

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9852 A systems theory of organization sees the firm as a
Options:network of resource flows,    system transforming inputs into outputs,    physical system managed by a manager using a conceptual system,    All of the above

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9853 A financial modeling package for a PC is similar to a spreadsheet package, but it can handle larger data files than a spreadsheet, and it has a built-in _____ seeking function.
Options:aim,    target,    goal,    plan

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9854 _____ means that the manager spends his or her time dealing with exceptions or those situations which are out of control
Options:relevant,    management by exception,    predictive reports,    control

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9855 _____ decisions are those decisions for which policy standards or guidelines are already established.
Options:programmable,    control,    predictive reports,    relevant

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9856 _____ is the use of a model in an attempt to identify and/or reflect the behaviour of a real person, process, or system.
Options:master,    decision,    plan,    simulation

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9857 One of the three most common types of payment systems is the
Options:pinion fund transaction system,    travel expense reimbursement system,    accounts payable system,    All of the above

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9858 Which of the following is not an important principle for evaluating the raw data for decision-making:
Options:selection,    pattern,    everage,    overview

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9859 The analysis and design of application systems are the responsibility of a _____
Options:Computer Operator,    Programmer,    System Analyst,    Data entry operator

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9860 The model curriculum for information-system education suggested by the _____ has a more theoretical and conceptual basis, whereas the model by the _____ is more practical and applied in nature.
Options:AI, ES,    KBS, AI,    ACM, DPMA,    SISD, MMD

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9861 _____ decisions concern the execution of specific tasks to assure that they are. carried out efficiently and effectively.
Options:tactical,    strategic,    operational,    management

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9862 The DBA is
Options:a person,    a computer device,    a communication technique,    All of the above

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9863 Error reports are an example of:
Options:scheduled reports,    demand reports,    exception reports,    predictive reports

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9864 A constraint that does not, affect the feasible solution region is known as
Options:redundant constraint,    unbounded solution,    slack variable,    surplus variable

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9865 The product structure file is also called the
Options:item master file,    bill of materials file,    operations file,    All of the above

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9866 Econometric models include techniques from
Options:economics,    statistics,    mathematics,    All of the above

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9867 Average inventory level is reduced by
Options:decreasing the vendor lead time,    increasing the usage rate,    decreasing the order quantity,    lowering the reorder point

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9868 Computer support to the manager has been least in
Options:alternative identification,    alternative selection,    problem identification,    alternative evaluation

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9869 Slack is the calculated time span within which the event must occur:
Options:true,    false,    cannot be said,    All of the above

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9870 The online, softcopy display of a customer's charge account to respond to an inquiry is an example of a(n):
Options:regularly scheduled report,    on-demand report,    exception report,    forecasting report

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9871 A _____ is a brief message to an operator that describes what data are to be entered.
Options:prompt,    passwords,    MIS,    Tactical

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9872 A _____ decision is routine one that's made following the completion of a preplanned series of steps.
Options:strategic,    structured,    simulation,    tactical

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9873 Educational programs for the labour union officials are conducted by
Options:the firm's industrial relations department,    the vice-president of information systems,    both (a) and (b),    neither (a) nor (b)

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9874 Data has to be _____ before it can be converted into information.
Options:transformed,    processed,    changed,    engineered

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9875 Which of the following is not true of the EDP Auditors Foundation?
Options:It publishes a journal, The EDP Auditor,    It sponsors the CIS A examination.,    It is a professional association of those auditors who specialize in EDP,    It is a member of the AFIPS.

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9876 The most straightforward resource flow is
Options:manpower,    machines,    material,    money

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9877 To _____ is to decide in advance on a course of action.
Options:master,    decision,    plan,    control

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9878 The operations file is updated by the
Options:production control system,    MRP system,    shipping system,    All of the above

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9879 Operations Research came into being due to:
Options:medical reasons,    military reasons,    educational reasons,    to improve transportation

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9880 Order-filling activity in the physical system is triggered by the
Options:manufacturing information system,    order entry subsystem,    billing subsystem,    accounts receivable subsystem

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9881 _____ is the ratio of correct information to the total amount of information produced over a period.
Options:accuracy,    concise,    simulation,    decision

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9882 Standards are provided by
Options:standards organizations,    user groups,    computer vendors,    All of the above

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9883 Which of the following is not a key component of the evaluation process in building a DSS?
Options:criteria for evaluation,    means of measuring system-development time spent on the project,    means of monitoring the progress of the DSS,    formal review process

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9884 If you are an information-system manager, which organization is most appropriate for your interest?
Options:ACM,    SIM,    ASA,    IEEE

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9885 The four major corporate resources are money, materials, information, and
Options:people,    icons,    information system,    on-line

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9886 An optional facilitates location program can be used to study
Options:factory location alternative,    warehouse location alternatives,    plant location alternatives,    All of the above

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9887 A standards manual specifies standards that are to be followed in
Options:system design,    system operation,    both (a) and (b),    neither (a) nor (b)

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9888 Which of the following is(are) true of the EDP auditors?
Options:they should have computer expertise,    they will be replaced by traditional auditors in the near future,    two of the above,    currently, there is a very high demand for them, particularly from firms that use personal computers

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9889 Controls of data communication deal with
Options:the communication channel,    the computer,    terminals,    All of the above

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9890 A lockbox service is used for
Options:depositing cash when bank is closed,    paying bank customer bills automatically,    storing papers in a bank vault,    depositing payments to bank customers

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9891 Critical path of the PERT chart is:
Options:path which takes the longest time to complete the project,    the shortest path,    both of the above,    path which takes the shortest time to complete the project

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9892 Inventory is also referred to as:
Options:stock,    warehouse capacity,    materials,    materials in hand

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9893 A person who has a high-school diploma would be least likely to obtain which of the following jobs?
Options:data-entry operator,    librarian,    computer operator,    programmer

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