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Fifth Semester BBA (Dec 2015 - Jan 2016)

## PRODUCTION & OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT

(BBA-305)

Q1:(a) Elaborate Systems view of operations management and discuss factors of production? (7.5)
(b) Discuss various types of transformations with examples. (7.5)
Q2:(a) What are acceptance Sample Plans? Explain SSP (Sequential Sampling Plan). (7.5)
(b) Distinguish between defects and defectives. Explain the construction and use of a 'p-chart'. (7.5)
Q3: Explain various factors relevant for deciding the location of Pharmaceutical Plant. Discuss various plant location methods with merits and demerits of each. (15)

Q4: Explain in four basic layout formats and draw a neat sketch of each type.Explain the product-volume conditions under which it is appropriate to use each typeof layouts.
Q5:Explain the following:
(a) Poka-Yoke
(b) Pillars of TQM
(c) Control Charts
Q6:What is 'Line Structure' in waiting lines? Explain single channel-single phase, multi-channel-single phase and mutli-channel-multiple phase line structures. (7.5)
(b) Explain any waiting line management technique with examples (7.5)
Q7:(a) Derive a formula for Economic Order Quantity and state the assumptions of the model.
(b) A firm has several items of inventory. The average numbers of each of these items as well as their unit costs are listed below:

Item No.Average no. of units in inventoryAverage cost per unit (₹)
140001.96
220010.00
34402.40
4200016.80
520165.00
62006.00
716076.00
830003.00
912001.90
1060000.50
11180025.00
121302.70
1344009.50
1432002.60
1519202.00
168001.20
1734002.20
18240010.00
1915021.00
203204.00

The firm wishes to adopt ABC Inventory System. Classify them and explain the criteria for classification.
(7.5)
Q8:Explain the following: (3 × 5 = 15)
(a) Benchmarking
(b) Assembly Line Balancing
(c) OC curve

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