Who developed the use of standard-
ization in large-scale mass production
using a moving assembly line?
A. Frederick Winslow Taylor
B. Frank Gilbreth
C. Adam Smith
D. Charles Babbage
E. Henry Ford
Which came last in the development of
A. Lean production
B. Division of labour
C. Mass production
D. Craft production
E. Interchangeable parts
What is the objective of ‘lean’
A. To make continuous improvement
B. To reduce cost
C. To eliminate things that don’t add
value to customer
D. To eliminate defect
Which one of the following is not a typical
question dealt with by an operations
A. How much capacity will be needed in the
B. What is a satisfactory location for a new
C. Which products/services should be offered?
D. All are typical of operations decisions
Lean manufacturing is used in
A. Manufacturing industries
B. Healthcare services
C. Other Service industries
D. All the above
60% of the fortune 500 companies have initialized or
have a plan to apply this business management strategy.
This strategy was given by the gentleman in the
photograph below. Identify the person and strategy.
Business Process Re-engineering
Which global logistics company was
founded by Adrian dalsey, Larry hillblom
and Robert Lynn?
Ranked 18 by the gartners in 2013 in global
supply chain ratings, this companies
products are used in 196 countries.
It is better known for introducing
Post-it-Notes to the world. Name the