BIS219 Final STEP- 2
BIS219 Final STEP- 2
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1 The modern business environment has all of the following characteristics except A Interconnected C Global D Competitive 2 conveys understanding accumulated learning and expertise as they apply to a current problem A Information B Experience C Data 3 The fact that you practice continuous computing means all of the following except B Your daily routines are exactly the same as students 20 years ago but you do your tasks much slower and with more effort C You are surrounded by a movable information network D You can push your ideas to the web 4 Which of the following is not a major capability of IS A Provide fast accurate communications among organizations B Increase the effectiveness and efficiency of people working in groups C Perform highspeed highvolume numerical computations 5 A set of programs that enable hardware to process data is B network C hardware D database 6 A collection of related files tables and so forth that stores data and the associations among them is A software B network C hardware 7 You are registering for the next semester at your university The combination of your previous experience registering your major the courses you need the prerequisites for each course the times you need for each course the professors teaching each section and your work schedule means that you are using to select your class schedule A knowledge B wisdom D expertise 8 is data that have been organized to have meaning and value to a recipient B Experience C Data D Knowledge 9 are the computer hardware software and communications technologies that are used by IT personnel to produce IT services IT services IS w 0 IT 10 What is the most significant benefit of Panasonic 39s new data management system A Improved timetomarket for products C Cost savings D Reduced time required for creating and maintaining product information 11 The end result of the data life cycle is the generation of wisdom information knowledge B C D 12 Panasonic wants to double its profit margins What is the biggest problem Panasonic has that could prevent attaining this goal A The company faces fierce global competition B The company faces rapid improvements in technology C The company cannot raise its prices 13 occurs when the same data are stored in many places A Data integrity C Data isolation D Data consistency occurs when various copies of the data agree Data integrity Data redundancy Data isolation 05339 15 In the data hierarchy the smallest element is the character record byte B C D 16 The data in a data warehouse have which of the following characteristics A Coded in different formats B Updated in real time D Typically retained for a defined but limited period of time 17 are fields in a record that have some identifying information but typically do not identify the record with complete accuracy Duplicate keys Primary keys Attribute keys B C D 18 In a database the primary key field is used to A create linked lists B identify duplicated data C specify an entity 19 In this type of ecommerce the sellers and buyers are organizations A Consumertoconsumer Governmenttocitizen Businesstoconsumer 00 20 J ampR Electronics 39 biggest problem was which of the following A The company had a limited range of products C The company was limited by its physical location D The company39s sales staff was not knowledgeable enough about the company39s products 21 The nature of business competition is changing drastically as a result of all of the following except The diversity of electronic commercerelated products and services The increase in the number of digitizable products New online companies ow 22 ERP systems are software products meaning that companies typically have to change their to accommodate how the software functions A structured reporting relationships unstructured business processes structured business processes pm 23 The characteristics of ERP systems include all of the following except A Provide information necessary to control the business processes of the organization B Include a set of interdependent software modules U Typically fit an organization39s existing business processes 24 International Game Technology had all of the following problems that led to its implementing an ERP system except A lack of useful information for managers Each functional area had its own IS The company could not manage the high volume of its transactions B C D 25 Which of the following is not a characteristic of a transaction processing system Low computation complexity Small amounts of data processed High level of accuracy data integrity and security 00 26 Actions Toyota workers may take with regards to problems on the assembly line include which of the following They can call a coworker They cannot stop the assembly line They can stop the assembly line 00 27 Where possible Toyota uses all of the following to convey the status of work except Electronic dashboards Redyellow green lighting system Overhead displays rm 28 You are in the market for a small economy car The salesperson has you drive the economy car and hands you the keys to a midsize car of the same brand for you to drive The salesperson is engaged in Crossselling Bundling w 0 Customer relationship management 29 Which of the following is not a goal of supply chain management Decrease inventory levels gt Reduce uncertainty along the supply chain Improve customer service pm 30 Supply chain complexity and scale Were difficult to address before the Internet Result when firms product complex products and services w 0 Result when firms implement fullscale supply chain management systems 31 The refers to erratic shifts in orders up and down the supply chain A supply forecast effect demand forecast effect inventory effect 00 32 A company39s suppliers suppliers39 suppliers and the processes for managing them is the External supply chain gt Downstream portion of the supply chain Suppliers39 chain 00 33 Packaging assembly or manufacturing take place in which segment of the supply chain Downstream External Upstream 00 34 is the process by which organizational goals are achieved through the use of organizational resources B Organizational strategy C Management D Organizational decisionmaking 35 In the phase of the decisionmaking process managers examine a situation and identify and define the problem A choice B design D implementation 36 The functions of the dashboard at Eastern Mountain Sports include all of the following except A Provide highlevel view of key performance indicators B Provide drilldown capability to access details C Provide information relevant to company goals 37 British Telecom had all of the following problems with its IS function except B Only 20 percent of the company39s technology initiatives had a definitive business purpose C No technology initiatives were being tracked in any way D The company had too many technology initiatives 38 The IS planning process proceeds in which order A Organization mission IS strategic plan organization strategic plan IS operational plan C IT architecture IS strategic plan organization strategic plan organization mission D Organization mission organization strategic plan IS strategic plan new IT architecture 39 The method measures the effectiveness of management in generating profits with its available assets return on investment internal rate of return net present value wow 40 is the efficient and effective execution of specific tasks Management control Strategic planning Expertise rm 41 Which of the following is not a characteristic of a structured decision A Repetitive B No human intuition involved D Routine 42 Computer support is greatest for which of the following problems A Unstructured and operational control Semistructured and management control Semistructured and strategic planning 00 43 Which of the following systems acquisition methods results in software that may be tried out has been used for similar problems in other organizations and can save time B Enduser development C Buy option D Systems development life cycle 44 The that changes are made in the systems development life cycle the expensive the changes become A later less B more frequently more C more extensively more 45 Which of the following systems acquisition methods is timeconsuming costly and may produce excessive documentation A Prototyping C External acquisition D Traditional systems development life cycle 50 Problems in Procter and Gamble 39s distribution network included all of the following except A Some stores received no product at all B Some stores received too much product D Some displays never were shown on the retail oor 51 Of the following which is the major problem with smartphones A They are too expensive B They are too slow C Their screens are too small 52 involves building an inappropriate trust relationship with employees for the purpose of gaining sensitive information or unauthorized access privileges A Hacking B Reverse social engineering D Spoofing 53 issues involve the authenticity and fidelity of information that is collected and processed A Accuracy Property Transferability 00 54 The computing skills necessary to be a hacker are decreasing for which of the following reasons B More IS and computer science departments are teaching courses on hacking so their graduates can recognize attacks on information assets C Cybercrime is much more lucrative than regular whitecollar crime D International organized crime is training hackers
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