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Question 1
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Which of the following are key corporate assets?
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intellectual property, core competencies, and financial and human assets Correct Answer:
intellectual property, core competencies, and financial and human assets Question 2
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An example of a business using information systems to create new products and services is Answer
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Apple Inc.'s iPod.
Correct Answer:
Apple Inc.'s iPod.
Question 3
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In a hierarchical organization, the upper levels consist of
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managerial, professional, and technical employees.
Correct Answer:
managerial, professional, and technical employees.
Question 4
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Disciplines that contribute to the technical approach to information systems are Answer
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operations research, management science, and computer science. Correct Answer:
operations research, management science, and computer science. Question 5
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Engineers, scientists, or architects, who design new products or services for a firm, belong to which level of a business hierarchy? Answer
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knowledge workers
Correct Answer:
knowledge workers
Question 6
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Which of the following objectives best describes the business strategy behind the development of smart grid initiatives by power companies, as discussed in the chapter case? Answer
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operational excellence
Correct Answer:
operational excellence
Question 7
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Which of the following business objectives best describes the strategy behind the use of technology in the new Yankee Stadium? Answer
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competitive advantage
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new products and services
Question 8
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Which main business function is responsible for maintaining employee records? Answer
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human resources
Correct Answer:
human resources
Question 9
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The hardware and software used to transfer data in an organization is called Answer
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networking and telecommunications technology.
Correct Answer:
networking and telecommunications technology.
Question 10
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The temp agency that you own is having serious difficulties placing temps because few of them are familiar with Internet research. Investing in training software to enhance your workers' skills is an example of using technology to achieve which business objective? Answer

Selected Answer:
improved decision-making
Correct Answer:
survival
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Question 1
10 out of 10 points

Which of the following objectives best describes the business strategy behind the development of smart grid initiatives by power companies, as discussed in the chapter case? Answer
Selected Answer:
operational excellence
Correct Answer:
operational excellence
Question 2
10 out of 10 points

The temp agency that you own is having serious difficulties placing temps because few of them are familiar with Internet research. Investing in training software to enhance your workers' skills is an example of using technology to achieve which business objective? Answer

Selected Answer:
survival
Correct Answer:
survival
Question 3
10 out of 10 points

In a business hierarchy, the level that is responsible for monitoring the daily activities of the business is Answer
Selected Answer:
operational management.
Correct Answer:
operational management.
Question 4
10 out of 10 points

Engineers, scientists, or architects, who design new products or services for a firm, belong to which level of a business hierarchy? Answer
Selected Answer:
knowledge workers
Correct Answer:
knowledge workers
Question 5
10 out of 10 points

An example of a business using information systems for customer and supplier intimacy is Answer
Selected Answer:
the Mandarin...
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