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Accounting Info. Systems Overview Test

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  1. Semistructured decisons
  2. Product differentiation strategy
  3. Essential information
  4. Variety-based strategic position
  5. Strategic planning
  1. a entails adding features or services not provided by competitors to a product so you can charge customers a premium price.
  2. b are characterized by incomplete decision making rules and the need for subjective assessments and judgments to supplement formal data analysis
  3. c required to conduct business with external parties such as purchase orders and customer billings
  4. d The process of determining the major goals of the organization and the policies and strategies for obtaining and using resources to achieve those goals.
  5. e involves producing or providing a subset of the industry's products or services.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. repetitive, routine, and understood well enough that they can be delegated to lower level employees in the organization
  2. involves trying to serve most of all of the needs of a particular group of customers in a target market.
  3. the condition that exists when the organization's parts interact to produce a joint effect that is greater than the sum of the parts acting alone
  4. occurs when a decision or action of a subsystem is inconsistent with the goals of another subsystem or the system as a whole.
  5. A set of 2 or more interrelated components that interact to achieve a goal. They are almost always composed of smaller subsystems, each performing a specific function important to and supportive of the larger system of which it is a part.

5 True/False Questions

  1. Low-cost strategythe condition that exists when the organization's parts interact to produce a joint effect that is greater than the sum of the parts acting alone

          

  2. Integrationeliminates duplicate recording, storage, reporting, and other processing activities in an organization

          

  3. Systems Concepta systems analysis principle that sates that changes in subsystems cannot be made without considering the effect on other subsystems and the system as a whole

          

  4. Informationeliminates duplicate recording, storage, reporting, and other processing activities in an organization

          

  5. Access-based strategic positioninvolves serving a subset of customers who differ from other other customers in terms of factors such as geographic location or size, which creates different requirements for serving those customers.

          

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