In a few words, define the following terms: (25 points)
- Labor-intensive and capital-intensive technologies 2. Materials requirement planning 3. Program Evaluation and Review Technique (PERT) 4. Six sigma 5. Computer-aided design, computer-aided manufacturing
Building Skills for Career Success Developing Critical-Thinking Skills (75 points) 1. For each of the following businesses, identify the best type of layout:
One-hour cleaner Health club Auto repair shop Fast-food restaurant Shipyard that builds supertankers Automobile assembly plant
- Prepare a two-page report explaining why you chose these layouts and why proper plan layout is important.