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University of Michigan-Flint MGT 313 Intro to Management Science Winter 2015
Review Test Submission: Q01
Course Intro To Management Science (Winter 2015)
Instructions Quiz 1 is a timed assessment. Thirty minutes are allotted for the quiz. While the system will not terminate the quiz after 30 minutes, your grade might be discounted proportionally if you exceed the allotted time. It is recommended that prior to opening the quiz you assemble:
• Any notes or texts you want for reference
• Pencils, scratch paper and calculator
• A few sheets of graph paper
The latter items might be useful in answering some quantitative questions.
Results Displayed All Answers, Submitted Answers, Correct Answers
Question 1 0 out of 1 points
Most companies employ sophisticated basic design and error-detection procedures for spreadsheet development and use.
Question 2 0 out of 1 points
Convergent thinking tends to dominate at the end of the problem-solving process.
Question 3 1 out of 1 points
Spreadsheet models are mathematical models.
Question 4 0 out of 1 points
Experience has shown that most end-user spreadsheet models are error-free.
Question 5 1 out of 1 points
Brainstorming is an example of divergent thinking.
Question 6 1 out of 1 points
Evaluating alternatives is an example of divergent thinking.
Question 7 0 out of 1 points
Novice modelers tend to undervalue model structure and overvalue data.
Question 8 0 out of 1 points
In building a new model, expert modelers tend to focus primarily on data acquisition and analysis.
Question 9 2 out of 2 points
Which of the following are among Powell and Baker’s list of modeling heuristics?
Question 10 2 out of 2 points
Field studies, laboratory experiments, surveys of end-users and audits of existing spreadsheets indicate
Question 11 2 out of 4 points
The authors discuss six phases of the problem-solving process. Put those six phases in their natural order.
Question 12 4 out of 4 points
Match the following model features with the brief definitions/examples
Question 13 0 out of 0 points
On my honor, I completed this quiz individually, without assistance from any other person(s).
University of Michigan Flint MGT 313 Intro to Management Science Winter 2015 Review Test Submission