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Chapter 13 Aggregate Planning True / False Questions 1. Aggregate planning is intermediate-range capacity planning that typically covers a time horizon of one to three months. FALSE Difficulty: Medium TLO: 1 Taxonomy: Knowledge 2. The goal of aggregate planning is to achieve a production plan that attempts to balance the organization's resources and meet expected demand. TRUE Difficulty: Easy TLO: 1 Taxonomy: Knowledge 3. Aggregate planners are concerned with the quality and quantity of expected demand. FALSE Difficulty: Easy TLO: 1 Taxonomy: Knowledge 4. Aggregate planning is used to establish general levels of employment, output, and inventories over an intermediate-range of…show more content…
After the first period of the planning horizon, available-to-promise is computed only for those periods in which there is an MPS quantity. TRUE Difficulty: Medium TLO: 1 Taxonomy: Knowledge 26. In the master production schedule, production is planned for the next period whenever the available-to-promise quantity becomes negative. FALSE Difficulty: Hard TLO: 1 Taxonomy: Knowledge Multiple Choice Questions 27. Which of the following best describes aggregate planning? A. the link between intermediate term planning and short term operating decisions B. a collection of objective planning tools C. make or buy decisions D. an attempt to respond to predicted demand within the constraints set by product, process and location decisions E. manpower planning Difficulty: Easy TLO: 1 Taxonomy: Knowledge 28. Accommodating peak demands and effectively using labor resources during periods of low demand would be the goal of aggregate planners in A. Manufacturing B. Military C. Archeology D. Libraries E. Financial Services Difficulty: Hard TLO: 1 Taxonomy: Knowledge 29. Aggregate planning is capacity planning for: A. the long range B. the intermediate range C. the short range D. typically one to three months E. typically one or more years Difficulty: Easy TLO: 1 Taxonomy: Knowledge 30. One area to which aggregate planning decisions relate is: A. job sequencing B.

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