Project #74225 - question 4

Question 1.1. A forecaster develops a linear regression model for quarterly sales data shown in the table. The slope of the regression equation is 37.9 and the intercept is 57. Use the regression model to determine the seasonal index for the third quarter.

Quarter

Sales

1

94

2

150

3

159

4

228

1

90

2

126

3

179

4

188

(Points : 1)
       
       
       
       

 

Question 2.2. Competitive bidding, active sourcing, and using industry standards are all actions that are appropriate if the sourcing strategy is to: (Points : 1)
       
       
       
       

 

Question 3.3. The percentage of value of shipments that come from materials for the average manufacturer is: (Points : 1)
       
       
       
       

 

Question 4.4. Which of these is an indirect cost associated with insourcing? (Points : 1)
       
       
       
       

 

Question 5.5. The greater the randomness in the model, the greater the number of periods should be used in a moving average forecast. (Points : 1)
        
        

 

Question 6.6. The Delphi method, panel consensus forecasting, and market surveys are all qualitative methods, but only market surveys do not use experts. (Points : 1)
        
        

 

Question 7.7. Outsourcing can be risky because it decreases the firm’s strategic flexibility. (Points : 1)
        
        

 

Question 8.8. Which of these is NOT a logistics activity? (Points : 1)
       
       
       
       

 

Question 9.9. Company A spends $250 million purchasing materials and subassemblies that it processes and sells for a total of $350 million. The cost of goods sold by Company A is $350 million. (Points : 1)
        
        

 

Question 10.10. A firm’s demand data from the last two quarter is displayed in the table. Use a three period weighted moving average with Wt=0.7, Wt-1=0.2, and Wt-2=0.1 to forecast demand for July.

Month

Demand

January

154

February

148

March

214

April

180

May

225

June

246

(Points : 1)
       
       
       
       

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Due By (Pacific Time) 06/17/2015 01:00 pm
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