# Which of the following is a characteristic of competitive clustering?

September 8, 2020
###### The internal stakeholders that can be affected are the employee, especially from the marketing department and the shareholders of the company.
September 8, 2020

Question 1
The reorder point in a continuous review system is ________.

the sum of the safety stock level
and the average demand during lead time

the safety stock level

the sum of the economic order
quantity and average demand during lead time

the sum of the safety stock level
and the economic order quantity

Question 2
Which of the following is a characteristic of competitive
clustering?

an organization groups several
outlets near each other

several organizations are located
closely together

there is a risk of cannibalization
of sales

outlets are sometimes located near
to market generators

Question 3
The Anderson Palmer Hospital would like to reduce the cost
of its inventory by calculating the optimal order size for hypodermic needles.
On average, the hospital uses 200 needles per month. The purchasing staff has
calculated that the EOQ for needles is 160 needles. If they proceed to purchase
in EOQ quantities, how many orders per year will be placed?

Question 4
A textbook retailer wants to locate a facility which is most
convenient to their student customers. Five universities have been identified
and located on a grid map as shown on the table below. Enrollment at each
university is represented by the value inside each circle on the map. Using a
cross-median method, the optimal location for the retailer is a ________

single point

line segment between two points

rectangle formed by four points

none of the above

Question 5
The Anderson Palmer Hospital would like to reduce the cost
of its inventory by calculating the optimal order size for hypodermic needles.
On average, the hospital uses 80 needles per month, the cost of placing an
order is \$14, and holding cost is estimated to be \$1.20 per needle per year.
Using the EOQ formula, the optimal order size is ______

Question 6
A textbook retailer wants to locate a facility which is most
convenient to their student customers. Five universities have been identified
and located on a grid map as shown on the table below. Enrollment at each
university is represented by the value inside each circle on the map. Using a
cross-median method, the optimal location for the retailer is on the map
________

at coordinates x=1, y=3

at coordinates x=2, y=2

at coordinates x=3, y=2

anywhere between (x=2, y=2) and
(x=3, y=2)

Question 7
The local distributor for Macho Heavy Beer is reconsidering
its inventory policy now that only kegs will be sold. The sales forecast for
next year is 1,200 kegs. The cost to store a keg of Macho in a refrigerated
warehouse is approximately \$4 per year. Placing an order with the factory costs
about \$5. Recommend an EOQ for Macho Heavy Beer.

Question 8
Which of the following distance metrics would provide the
most accurate travel time for auto travel in Broward County

Euclidian metric

Metropolitan metric

Network arc

Longitudinal arc

Question 9
In a single location, single service business, all of the
following are typical success factors EXCEPT ________

building a preferred position
among local customers

allowing for capacity expansion on
site

developing standardized processes
with sophisticated control systems

Question 10
Which of the following is true in relation to following EOQ
graph?

Curve J represents the annual
ordering cost, and curve K represents the annual holding cost.

Curve K represents the annual
ordering cost, and curve J represents the annual holding cost.

Curve J represents the total
annual cost, and curve K represents the annual ordering cost.

Curve L represents the annual
ordering cost, and curve K represents the annual holding cost.

Question 11
All of the following are common conflicts between
franchisers and franchisees EXCEPT ________.

when franchisee facilities should

how far a franchiser should go in
saturating a single market area with outlets

which employees should be promoted
to management

how fees should be established and
profits distributed

Question 12
A textbook retailer wants to locate a facility which is most
convenient to their student customers. Five universities have been identified
and located on a grid map as shown on the table below. Enrollment at each
university is represented by the value inside each circle on the map. Using a
cross-median method, the optimal location for the retailer is on the map
________

at coordinates x=2, y=4

at coordinates x=2, y=2

anywhere between (x=2, y=2) and
(x=2, y=3)

anywhere between (x=2, y=2) and
(x=2, y=4)

Question 13
A textbook retailer wants to locate a facility which is most
convenient to their student customers. Five universities have been identified
and located on a grid map as shown on the table below. Enrollment at each
university is represented by the value inside each circle on the map. Using a
cross-median method, the optimal location for the retailer is a ________

single point

line segment between two points

rectangle formed by four points

none of the above

Question 14
If a cereal manufacturer were to sell its globally-branded
cereals that were developed in its home country, but customize the formula and
supply chain for each country in which it operates, the manufacturer’s
international operations strategy would be best described as __________.

multiplex

global

multidomestic

transnational

Question 15
The local distributor for Macho Heavy Beer is reconsidering
its inventory policy now that only kegs will be sold. The sales forecast for
next year is 1200 kegs. The cost to store a keg of Macho in a refrigerated
warehouse is approximately \$4 per year. Placing an order with the factory costs
about \$6. If orders are placed in pallets of 50 kegs, the brewery is willing to
give the local distributor a discount on the wholesale price of each keg. Macho
beer must determine the exact discount amount before deciding whether or not to
take the discount.
True

False

Question 1 The reorder point in a continuous review system is ________.Answer the sum of the safety stock level
and the average demand during lead timethe safety stock levelthe sum of the economic order
quantity and average demand during lead timethe sum of the safety stock level
and the economic order quantityQuestion 2 Which of the following is a characteristic of competitive
outlets near each otherseveral organizations are located
closely togetherthere is a risk of cannibalization
of salesoutlets are sometimes located near
to market generatorsQuestion 3 The Anderson Palmer Hospital would like to reduce the cost
of its inventory by calculating the optimal order size for hypodermic needles.
On average, the hospital uses 200 needles per month. The purchasing staff has
calculated that the EOQ for needles is 160 needles. If they proceed to purchase
in EOQ quantities, how many orders per year will be placed?Answer About 15 orders per yearAbout 18 orders per yearAbout 20 orders per yearAbout 30 orders per yearQuestion 4 A textbook retailer wants to locate a facility which is most
convenient to their student customers. Five universities have been identified
and located on a grid map as shown on the table below. Enrollment at each
university is represented by the value inside each circle on the map. Using a
cross-median method, the optimal location for the retailer is a ________Answer single pointline segment between two pointsrectangle formed by four pointsnone of the aboveQuestion 5 The Anderson Palmer Hospital would like to reduce the cost
of its inventory by calculating the optimal order size for hypodermic needles.
On average, the hospital uses 80 needles per month, the cost of placing an
order is \$14, and holding cost is estimated to be \$1.20 per needle per year.
Using the EOQ formula, the optimal order size is ______Answer About 40 needlesAbout 60 needlesAbout 130 needlesAbout 150 needlesQuestion 6 A textbook retailer wants to locate a facility which is most
convenient to their student customers. Five universities have been identified
and located on a grid map as shown on the table below. Enrollment at each
university is represented by the value inside each circle on the map. Using a
cross-median method, the optimal location for the retailer is on the map
________Answer at coordinates x=1, y=3at coordinates x=2, y=2at coordinates x=3, y=2anywhere between (x=2, y=2) and
(x=3, y=2)Question 7 The local distributor for Macho Heavy Beer is reconsidering
its inventory policy now that only kegs will be sold. The sales forecast for
next year is 1,200 kegs. The cost to store a keg of Macho in a refrigerated
warehouse is approximately \$4 per year. Placing an order with the factory costs
most accurate travel time for auto travel in Broward CountyAnswer Euclidian metricMetropolitan metricNetwork arcLongitudinal arcQuestion 9 In a single location, single service business, all of the
following are typical success factors EXCEPT ________Answer building a preferred position
among local customersallowing for capacity expansion on
sitedeveloping standardized processes
with sophisticated control systemsadding peripheral servicesQuestion 10 Which of the following is true in relation to following EOQ
graph?Answer Curve J represents the annual
ordering cost, and curve K represents the annual holding cost.Curve K represents the annual
ordering cost, and curve J represents the annual holding cost.Curve J represents the total
annual cost, and curve K represents the annual ordering cost.Curve L represents the annual
ordering cost, and curve K represents the annual holding cost.Question 11 All of the following are common conflicts between
franchisers and franchisees EXCEPT ________.Answer when franchisee facilities should
be upgradedhow far a franchiser should go in
saturating a single market area with outletswhich employees should be promoted
to managementhow fees should be established and
profits distributedQuestion 12 A textbook retailer wants to locate a facility which is most
convenient to their student customers. Five universities have been identified
and located on a grid map as shown on the table below. Enrollment at each
university is represented by the value inside each circle on the map. Using a
cross-median method, the optimal location for the retailer is on the map
________Answer at coordinates x=2, y=4at coordinates x=2, y=2anywhere between (x=2, y=2) and
(x=2, y=3)anywhere between (x=2, y=2) and
(x=2, y=4)Question 13 A textbook retailer wants to locate a facility which is most
convenient to their student customers. Five universities have been identified
and located on a grid map as shown on the table below. Enrollment at each
university is represented by the value inside each circle on the map. Using a
cross-median method, the optimal location for the retailer is a ________Answer single pointline segment between two pointsrectangle formed by four pointsnone of the aboveQuestion 14 If a cereal manufacturer were to sell its globally-branded
cereals that were developed in its home country, but customize the formula and
supply chain for each country in which it operates, the manufacturer’s
international operations strategy would be best described as __________.Answer multiplexglobalmultidomestictransnationalQuestion 15 The local distributor for Macho Heavy Beer is reconsidering
its inventory policy now that only kegs will be sold. The sales forecast for
next year is 1200 kegs. The cost to store a keg of Macho in a refrigerated
warehouse is approximately \$4 per year. Placing an order with the factory costs
about \$6. If orders are placed in pallets of 50 kegs, the brewery is willing to
give the local distributor a discount on the wholesale price of each keg. Macho
beer must determine the exact discount amount before deciding whether or not to