MODEL PAPER MBF203 Management Information Systems (4 Credits) Group A: 1 Marks Questions (Question Number 1-40) Group B: 2 Marks Questions (Question Number 41-60) Group C: 4 Marks Questions (Question Number 61-75) Full Marks: 140 Please Answer All Questions – Only One Option is Correct Group A 1 The texts and ____________in electronic forms are effective in communicating ideas from source to destination. a) Ideas b) Representations c) Images d) Graphics 2 MIS helps in identifying a proper mechanism of ____________ of data. a)storage b)distribution c)collection d)elimination 3 Some of the processes like artificial intelligence, generating management related information, providing aid in decision making, necessary support systems, and executive information system are the classification of MIS a) Functionality b)Utility c)area of application d)processing type 4 A information is easy to process further. a) Management b) Unstructured c) Structured d) Generated
5 The is automated to work on the knowledge based data and information required in a particular domain of management activity.
a) Transaction processing systems b) Knowledge based systems c) On line analytical processing systems d) Executive information systems 6 ____ refers to a system in which there are predefined multiple instances of various modules used in business applications. a) Transaction processing systems b) Knowledge based systems c) On line analytical processing systems d) Executive information systems 7 It is a system developed as model which are representative of real world cases. a) TPS b) DSS c) KBS d) OOS 8 A complete business systems requires models from three different perspectives – State model, interaction model and _____ model. a) entity b) global c) data d) class 9 Under Porter's framework, enterprises have four generic strategies available to them whereby they can attain above-average performance. They are cost focus, differentiation, focus differentiation and _______ . a) objective leadership b) price leadership c) point leadership d) cost leadership 10 Business process redesign is part of the revolutionary level which involves more thorough revaluation of the enterprise _____and the production process. a) value chain b) efficiency c) issues d) network
11 _______ involves reconfiguration of the scope and tasks of the business network. a) Business network redesign b) Business process redesign
c) Business process enterprise d) Business network enterprise 12 ____ and Internal Integration are the two levels belonging to the evolutionary levels. a) business scope rdefinition b) business network redesign c) business process redesign d) localized exploitation 13 The process in which the existing system in the organization is totally reexamined and radically modified for incorporating the latest technology is known as _____. a) business process re-engineering b) change management c) changing technology d) redesigning 14 ______ helps in reorganization of the entire work force along with various flows, minimizing the wastages, and giving the system a new dimension. a) business product redefinition b) business process reengineering c) business product reeingineering d) business process redefinition 15 This process of change for the betterment of the organization is called as ______ . a)Business process re-engineering b)Business process engineering c)Business process re-inventing d)Business process innovation 16 In the Lewins model of implementing of MIS in an organization, the first step is _____ . a) unfreezing b) refreezing c) choosing d) analyzing 17 Implementation of MIS in an organization is a process where organizational transformation takes place. _____ model can be used bring the transformation. a) Johnson b) Lewin c) Abraham d) Porter 18 In the _____ step of Lewin's model, the change is consolidated and equilibrium is reinforced.
a) unfreezing b) refreezing c) choosing d) analyzing 19 The _______ strategic plan should be the basis...
Links: remote 59 ________ and _________are the protocols by which data are transmitted over networks. a) HTTP, FTP b) TCP, FTP c) HTTP, UDP d) TCP , UDP 60 As a monitor, the CIO must scan the external environment to keep up with ________and __________.
a) technical changes , competition b) Market changes, technical changes c) Development, competition d) Control factors, competitive pricing Group C 61 Match the following : P) TPS
x) The system adopted is capable of quick data Acquisition and interpretation of the data which is necessary in decision making. Q) KBS Y) Helps the management in decision-making by providing them with reports and different statistical tools. R) MRS Z) Helps in conducting the daily routine activities like sales order entry, airline reservations, payroll etc.
The correct answer is : a) P-X, Q-Y, R-Z b) P-Y, Q-Z, R-X c) P-Z, Q-X, R-Y d) P-X, Q-Z, R-Y 62 In implementing a computer based information systems the major behavioral factors which affect the system are : _____ , need for _____, organizational _____ , _____ to change and organizational climate. a) decision making, change, behavior, willingness b) decision structure, change, behavior, acceptance c) decision styles, explanation, expectations, resistance d) decision support, explanation, changes, willingness 63 Under Porter 's framework, enterprises have four generic strategies available to them whereby they can attain above-average performance. They are : a) cost leadership, differentiation, product focus, focused differentiation b) cost leadership, integration, product focus, focused differentiation c) cost leadership, differentiation, cost focus, focused differentiation d) cost leadership, integration, cost focus, focused differentiation 64 Match the following: P) Six sigma X) measuring performances against standards Q) Customer focus Y) specific measure of quality R) Benchmarking z) service, product features, quality
Which of the following is correct? a) P-X, Q-Y, R-Z b) P-Y, Q-Z, R-X c) P-Z, Q-X, R-Y d) P-Y, Q-X, R-Z 65 DFD uses symbols like circle, rectangles etc. to represent data flows and illustrate relationships among ___ , ____ , ____ and _____ . a) data, flows, external entities and stores b) data, object, product, stores c) data, product, item, stores d) data, list, entities, blocks 66 Consider the following statements: P) The design of the MIS should consider the class of information as a whole and provide suitable information system architecture to generate the information for various users in the organization. Q) The functional information is defined as a set of information required by the customer conducting the administration and management of the function. Which of the following is correct? a) Both Statements are true b) Both statements are false c) Statement P is True and Statement Q is False d) Statement P is False and Statement Q is True 67 Match the following: P) Manufacturing X) accounts payable, receivable, fixed assets Q) Financials Y) workflow management, quality control, BOM R) Human Resources Z) benefits, training, payroll Which of the following is correct? a) P-X, Q-Y, R-Z b) P-Y, Q-X, R-Z c) P-Y, Q-Z, R-X d) P-X, Q-Z, R-Y 68 Consider the following statements : P) A DSS helps manager to take a decision whereas an ES acts as a decision maker or an advisor to the manager. Q)A DSS is meant only for decision making whereas an ES provides expertise to the manager. Which of the following is correct ? a) Both Statements are true
b) Both statements are false c) Statement P is True and Statement Q is False d) Statement P is False and Statement Q is True 69 The core business processes of the organization are procurement, manufacturing, _________, _________, __________and _________. a) selling, distribution, delivery, accounting b) buying, selling, accounting, pricing c) buying, selling, distribution, pricing d) selling, accounting, pricing, taxing 70 Which among the following are the types of rationality as differentiated by Simon Herbert. a) Objectively, structurally, consciously, organizationally b) Objectively, subjectively, consciously, organizationally c) Objectively, subjectively, structurally, organizationally d) Objectively, subjectively, consciously, structurally 71 Match the following: P) Behavior model Q) Management Science model R) Operations Research model Which of the following is correct? a) P-X, Q-Y, R-Z b) P-Y, Q-X, R-Z c) P-Y, Q-Z, R-X d) P-X, Q-Z, R-Y
X) trend analysis Y) principles of business management Z) mathematical
72 Consider the following statements : P) An internet is a private network that uses Internet protocols, network connectivity, and possibly the public telecommunication system to securely share part of an organization 's information or operations with suppliers, vendors, partners, customers or other businesses. Q) There is often an attempt to use Internet technologies to provide new interfaces with corporate "legacy" data and information systems. Which of the following is correct? a) Both Statements are true b) Both statements are false c) Statement P is true and Statement Q is False d) Statement P is False and Statement Q is True 73 Modernization project is carried out which can include any combination of _______, _________ and __________ . a) migration, employment, creation b) selection, creation, redevelopment
c) employment, infrastructure, transformation d) migration, transformation, redevelopment 74 The selection criteria for evaluation have the following dimensions to be satisfied simultaneously: a) technical, operational, financial b) utility, performance, output units c) financial, economical, performance d) modularity, functionality, utility 75 Information system control assures the _______, _______and ______ of information system activities. a) precision, requirements, functionality b) precision, utility, modularity c) accuracy, validity, functionality d) accuracy, validity, proprietary
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