QUESTION 1Which of the following is not an objective of effective layouts?reduce material handling c

QUESTION 1Which of the following is not an objective of effective layouts?reduce material handling costsincrease the number of bottleneckseliminate waste and redundant activitiesimprove communication and interaction among workstationsQUESTION 2Cellular layouts reduce transit time and set-up time but they increase in-process inventory.TrueFalseQUESTION 3The basic objective of the layout decision is to ensure a smooth flow of work, material, people, and information through the system.TrueFalseQUESTION 4Cycle time is no different than flow time.TrueFalseQUESTION 5Assembly-line balancing operates under two constraints: 1) precedence requirements; and, 2) cycle time restrictions.TrueFalseQUESTION 6___________ is a group technology technique that reorders part routing matrices to identify families of parts with similar processing requirements.Process flow analysisProduction flow analysisCycle analysisGroup analysisQUESTION 7A service layout that encourages customer familiarity, has low costs, and is easy to clean and keep secure is known asa free flow layouta grid layouta spine layouta loop layoutQUESTION 8A product layout requires multidirectional material and product flows.TrueFalseQUESTION 9A Flexible manufacturing system consists of a few programmable machine tools and can produce a limited number of items.TrueFalseQUESTION 10A company wants to produce 150 units during a 7-hour day. The desired cycle time needed to achieve this level of output is3.5 minutes3.25 minutes3.00 minutes2.8 minutes