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1) Why is the planning phase often referred to as phase 0 (Zero) of the generic product development process? 2) If an automotive service center has an issue with a car not being clean when retumed to a customer, the poka-yoke corrective action might include what? 3) According to the Service-System Design Matrix, sales opportunity has what sort of relationship to production efficiency? 4) Permeable systems are characterized by being penetrable by customers via what two forms of contact? 5) Some may argue that the production-line approach may not treat the process as a service process, but as what type of process? 6) Why do many customers like the self-service approach to service design? 7) Poka-yoke is a Japanese term for a procedure that blocks an inevitable mistake from becoming what? 8) Which of the following is a good example of a continuous process layout? 9) What happens to production efficiency as the customer exerts more influence on the system? 10) Using a project layout for building an aircraft, why would to place rivet close to or even in the fuselage?

11) What is a company trying to optimize in the most common approach to developing a work center layout? 12) Why would a company want to supply a product to preferred customers during product ramp-up? 13) For which key organizational functions are takes and responsibilities identified for all the steps of the generic product development process? 14) Even though they use different models, both the Ritz-Carlton Hotel Group and Nordstrom Department Store are known for what? 15) A service process design flowchart is referred to as a service blueprint to emphasize what?

Ops 571 week 1 quiz (new)