5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Value of information
- Goal conflict
- Goal congruence
- a eliminates duplicate recording, storage, reporting, and other processing activities in an organization
- b is the benefit produced by the information minus the cost of producing it
- c is achieved when a subsystem achieves its goal while contributing to the organization's overall goal.
- d are facts that are collected, recorded, stored, and processed by an information system
- e occurs when a decision or action of a subsystem is inconsistent with the goals of another subsystem or the system as a whole.
5 Multiple choice questions
- are characterized by incomplete decision making rules and the need for subjective assessments and judgments to supplement formal data analysis
- a 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
- the state of having more information than one can process
- information that is available only to certain internal users
- striving to be the most efficient producer of a product or service
5 True/False questions
Needs-based strategic position → involves trying to serve most of all of the needs of a particular group of customers in a target market.
Management control → relates to the effective and efficient use of resources for accomplishing organizational objectives.
Synergy → 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
Mandatory information → is the benefit produced by the information minus the cost of producing it
Essential information → required to conduct business with external parties such as purchase orders and customer billings