Mechanical Engineering - Industrial Engineering and Production Management

Exercise :: Industrial Engineering and Production Management - Section 1

36. 

Simplex method is the method used for

A. value analysis
B. network analysis
C. linear programming
D. queuing theory

Answer: Option C

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37. 

Dispatching

A. prescribes the sequence of operations to be followed
B. determines the programme for the operations
C. is concerned with the starting of processes
D. regulates the progress of job through various processes

Answer: Option C

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38. 

Which of the following wage incentive plan guarantees minimum wage to a worker and bonus is paid for the fixed percentage of time saved?

A. Halsey plan
B. Gantt plan
C. Rowan plan
D. Emerson's efficiency plan

Answer: Option A

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39. 

Job evaluation is the method of determining the

A. relative values of a job
B. worker's performance on a job
C. worth of the machine
D. value of overall production

Answer: Option A

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40. 

The routing function in a production system design is concerned with

A. manpower utilisation
B. quality assurance of the product
C. machine utilisation
D. optimising material flow through the plant

Answer: Option C

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