Ch. 10 Computer Concepts
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This records assets, liabilities, and the equity owned by the owners of an organization.
__ systems help supervisors by generating databases that act as the foundation for other information systems.
Money collected from or owed by customers is called:
Promoting, selling, and distribution of an organization's goods and services pertains to what?
The __ keeps records of the number of each kind of part or finished good in the warehouse.
Inventory control system
This level of management is concerned with long-range planning and uses information that will help them plan for future growth and direction of the organization.
This level of management is involved with tactical planning and implementing of the long-term goals within an organization:
Regional managers can compare their regular sales reports with that of the other regional managers by using:
Creating finished goods and services using raw materials and personnel pertains to which of the following functions?
Who is responsible for operational matters and monitoring day-to-day events?
The __ activity records the customer requests for products or services.
sales order processing
What documentation shows the difference between the income and expenses of the company for a specific period of time?
This system is a flexible tool for data analysis, since its reports do not have a fixed format:
decision report system (DSS)
This decision model helps middle-level managers control the work of the organization, such as financial planning and sales promotion planning.
Project resources can be scheduled, planned, and controlled using:
In a GDSS, the ___ is generally the decision maker:
Which system is a type of artificial intelligence that uses a database, containing facts and rules, to provide assistance to users?
These systems often can be organized to retrieve information from databases outside the company
Executive Support Systems (ESS)
These systems are used in managing documents, communicating, and scheduling.
Office automation systems
This typically consists of transactions from the transaction processing system.