Computer Science - Management Information Systems

21. 

Which of the following is not usually characteristic of upper management decisions?

A. Decisions require judgment
B. Decisions are structured
C. Decisions are long range
D. Decisions are unpredictable
E. Decisions require experience

Answer: Option D

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22. 

An MIS can be developed by

A. a fire department
B. a college testing service
C. an ocean transportation company
D. All of the above
E. None of the above

Answer: Option D

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23. 

Pictographs, called _____ help systems to be more user friendly.

A. people
B. icons
C. information system
D. on-line
E. None of the above

Answer: Option B

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24. 

A popular technique for forecasting is

A. correlation analysis
B. regression analysis
C. linear programming
D. Monte Carlo
E. None of the above

Answer: Option B

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25. 

In computer based information system (CBIS), DFD stands for:

A. data flow diagram
B. data flow descent
C. dotted flow diagram
D. such a terminology does not exist in CBIS
E. None of the above

Answer: Option A

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