Mechanical Engineering - Industrial Engineering and Production Management

Exercise :: Industrial Engineering and Production Management - Section 2

21. 

The production scheduling is simpler and high volume of output and high labour efficiency are achieved in the case of

A. product layout
B. process layout
C. fixed position layout
D. a combination of line and process layout

Answer: Option A

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22. 

Standard time is equal to

A. normal time minus allowances
B. normal time plus allowances
C. representative time multiplied by rating factor
D. normal time taken by an operation

Answer: Option B

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23. 

In inventory control, the economic ordering quantity is obtained by the quantity whose procurement cost is equal to inventory carrying cost.

A. True
B. False

Answer: Option A

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24. 

The essential condition for the decompression of an activity is that

A. the project time should change due to decompression
B. after decompression the time of an activity invariably exceeds its normal time
C. an activity could be decompressed to the maximum extent of its normal time
D. none of the above

Answer: Option C

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25. 

Time study is carried out

A. by finding all the significant informations regarding the job, work place and machine tool etc.
B. by breaking up each operation into small elements which are measurable with the help of the measuring device accurately
C. by observing and recording the time taken by the operator for an operation
D. all of the above

Answer: Option D

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