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Quizzes Multiple Choice Quiz Fill in the Blanks More Resources PowerPoint Presentations Premium Content Narrated Slides iPod® Content Pre-Test Post-Test 1 CORRECT Which of the following represents the order of priority for the three primary organizational key resources? A) Information, people, information technology B) Information, information technology, people C) People, information, information technology D) None of the above Feedback: People, information, and information technology (in that order of priority) are inextricable linked. INCORRECT Which information culture allows employees to use information as a means of exercising influence or power over others.
? A) Information-functional culture B) Information-sharing culture C) Information-inquiring culture D) Information-discovery culture Feedback: People, information, and information technology (in that order of priority) are inextricable linked. 3 CORRECT What is a competitive advantage?
A) A service that an organization’s customers value more highly than similar offerings from a supplier B) A product or service that an organization’s customers value more highly than similar offerings from a competitor C) A product that an organization’s customers value the same as an identical offer from a competitor D) A product or service that an organization’s customers value more highly than similar offerings from a supplier Feedback: This is the definition of competitive advantage. 4 CORRECT
Which of the following forces is commonly reduced through the use of a loyalty program? A) Threat of new entrants B) Rivalry among existing competitors C) Supplier power D) Buyer power Feedback: To reduce buyer power an organization must make it more attractive for customers to buy from them than from their competition. One of the best IT-based examples is the loyalty programs that many organizations offer. 5 CORRECT Which of the following is an example of the way that information technology can reduce supplier power for an organization and create a competitive advantage?
A) Switching costs B) Entry barrier C) Reverse auction D) Loyalty program Feedback: A reverse auction reduces supplier power, while switching costs and entry barriers are typically used to increase supplier power. Switching costs and entry barriers are also not typically created through information technology. 6 CORRECT Which part of the value chain acquires raw materials and manufactures, delivers, markets, sells, and provides after-sales services? A) Primary value activities B) Secondary value activities C) Support value activities D) None of the above Feedback: This is the definition of primary value activities. CORRECT According to Peter Drucker, what are managers who do the right things addressing? A) Effectiveness B) Efficiency C) All of the above D) None of the above Feedback: “Doing the right things” addresses effectiveness. 8 CORRECT What is the ease with which people perform transactions and/or find information? A) Financial http://highered. mcgraw-hill. com/sites/0073195588/student_view0/chapter1/multiple_choic… 7/12/2008 Multiple Choice Quiz Page 2 of 2 B) Conversion rates C) Usability D) None of the above Feedback: This is the definition of usability. 9 CORRECT
Which of the following is a broad function of a CIO? A) Ensuring the delivery of all IT projects, on time and within budget B) Ensuring that the strategic vision of IT is in line with the strategic vision of the organization C) Building and maintaining strong executive relationships D) All of the above Feedback: All of the above are performed by the CIO. 10 CORRECT Who is responsible for ensuring the security of IT systems and developing strategies and IT safeguards against attacks from hackers and viruses? A) CTO B) CSO C) CIO D) CPO Feedback: This is the definition of Chief Security Officer.
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