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  1. Computer-Integrated Manufacturing (CIM)
  2. enterprise resource planning
  3. forward scheduling
  4. Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
  5. flexible manufacturing system
  1. a systems can do the same inventory control and process scheduling that MRP can do, but they can integrate these functions with all the other aspects business that management would like to tie together, such as finance and human resources.
  2. b create two-dimensional or three-dimensional models of physical parts.
  3. c combine design and manufacturing functions with other automated functions, such as order taking, shipment, and billing for the complete automation of a manufacturing plant
  4. d a system in which machines are programmed to process different part types simultaneously— allowing a manufacturer to mass produce customized products
  5. e you start with the date materials are available, then create the most efficient schedule, and then determine a shipping date based on that schedule

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the production of good or services tailored to meet customers' individual needs cost- effectively
  2. system keeps the smallest amount of inventory on hand as possible, and everything else that is needed is ordered so that it arrives just in time to be used. Storing fewer items and using items right away can reduce storage costs.
  3. where you are given a shipping or due date and you have to determine the start date and the most efficient schedule based on when everything has to be finished.
  4. description of how resources are to be used to develop a product in a specific way
  5. uses the design data to control the machinery used in the manufacturing process

5 True/False questions

  1. ISO Standardsprogram evaluation and review technique. Maps out various steps involved in a project, differentiating tasks that must be completed in a certain order from tasks that have to be completed simultaneously.


  2. operations managementThe planning, implementation, and control measures used to convert resources into finished products. (focused on products)


  3. PERT Charthorizontal bar graph used to lay out each task in a project, the order in which these tasks must be completed, and how long each task will take.


  4. mass customizationthe method of producing large quantities of goods at a low cost


  5. process layoutgroups together similar tasks, and the partially assembled product moves from one station to the next as workers perform a particular step in the production process


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