Objective Questions

Objective / Multiple Choice  Type Questions ( Answers at the bottom of the page )  

1. MIS means:
(a) Management information system
(b) Management integrated system
(c) My internet system
(d) Meaningful Information System ( )
2. Analysis of data results in:
(a) The definition of structure
(b) Provision for manipulation of information
(c) Both a and b
(d) None of the above ( )
3. MIS is a part of the formal information network in an organization:
(a) True (b) False
(c) Can't say (d) None of the above ( )
4. MIS uses:
(a) Computers
(b) Communication
(c) Both a and b
(d) None of the above ( )
5. The role of MIS in an organization is equivalent to the role of:
(a) Brain (b) Eyes
(c) Heart (d) None of the above ( )
6. MIS helps in:
(a) Strategic Planning
(b) Management and Operation Control
(c) Transaction Processing
(d) All of the above ( )
7. Simon's helps in:
(a) Decision Making
(b) Operations

(c) Management
(d) None of the above ( )
8. Decision to set up a new factory is a:
(a) Programmed Decision
(b) Non-Programmed Decision
(c) Semi Programmed Decision
(d) None of the above ( )
9. A balanced expenditure on hardware and software will increase the chance of successful implementation of MIS:
(a) True
(b) False
(c) Can't say
(d) None of the above ( )
10. The conditions immediately outside a system is known as:
(a) The environment (b) The boundary
(c) The interface (d) None of the above ( )
11. Which of the not the part of a system:
(a) Input
(b) Output
(c) Process
(d) Environment ( )
12. When there is a specific relationship between inputs and outputs, the system is known as:
(a) Open (b) Closed
(c) Deterministic (d) Environment ( )
13. An information system always:
(a) Transforms inputs to information
(b) Requires hardware even if only pencil
(c) Is Computer and Document based
(d) All of the above ( )
14. What is concerned with the maximization of a firm's earnings after taxes?
(a) Share holder wealth maximization
(b) Stakeholder maximization
(c) Profit maximization
(d) EPS maximization ( )
15. Post installation audit assures that:
(a) Manager's information need are being meet

(b) The system to upto the mark
(c) Both a and b
(d) None of the above ( )
16. DSS stands for:
(a) Direct Support System
(b) Decision Support system
(c) Document Support System
(d) All of the above ( )
17. Basic components of dSS are:
(a) The database (b) A model base
(c) DSS software system (d) All of the abvoe ( )
18. Graphic representation of a sequence of decisions and action is known as:
(a) Flow Chart (b) E-R Diagram
(c) Decision Tree (d) Decision Table ( )
19. Which of the dimension of information?
(a) Economic (b) Business
(c) Technical (d) All of the above ( )
20. The literal meaning of feasibility is:
(a) Availability (b) Viability
(c) Compatibility (d) None of the above ( )
21. Which is the type of system maintenance?
(a) Perfective (b) Preventive
(c) Emergency (d) All of the above ( )
22. Structured English uses:
(a) Logical Constructions
(b) Imperative sentences
(c) Both a and b
(d) None of the above ( )
23. Application of computer and communication technology in office functions is:
(a) OAS
(b) DSS
(c) MIS
(d) None of the above ( )
24. Business expert systems are specifically based on:
(a) Software Engineering (b) Artificial Intelligence
(c) Numerical Analysis (d) Automate Theory ( )

25. Which of the function of Financial System?
(a) Controlling the receipts records (b) Maintaining statutory records
(c) Numerical analysis (d) All of the above ( )
26. Information used in short term planning which is used for management control level is the:
(a) Tactical Information (b) Strategic Information
(c) Operational Information (d) None of the above ( )
27. In which way MIS is supervision EDP?
(a) It is batch oriented
(b) It is cost effective
(c) It provides summary reports
(d) None of the above ( )
28. Firewall is a :
(a) Hardware
(b) Software
(c) Both a and b
(d) None of the above ( )
29. Which of the component of MIS?
(a) Hardware
(b) Software
(c) Both a and b
(d) None of the above ( )
30. Main approach to MIS development is:
(a) Prototype approach
(b) Life cycle approach
(c) Both a and b
(d) None of the above ( )
31. The first stage of development of MIS is:
(a) Identification of business process that are the essence of the business
(b) Availability of computers to all managers
(c) Purchase of computers
(d) None of the above ( )
32. The MIS structure with one main computer system is known as:
(a) Distributed MIS structure
(b) Centralized MIS structure
(c) Decentralized MIS structure
(d) Hierarchical MIS structure ( )
33. Which of the step of decision making?

(a) Determine existence of problem and/or opportunities
(b) Generate Alternative course of action
(c) Analyze/choose/select a course of action
(d) All of the above ( )
34. Status Enquiry system is a :
(a) TPS (b) EDP
(c) DSS (d) AI ( )
35. Which is the example of Expert System Application:
(a) Aerospace Technology (b) Criminology
(c) Health Care Management (d) All of the above ( )
36. Which of not method of designing a Information System ?
(a) Build and Fix (b) Problem Partitioning
(c) Top Down Design (d) Logical and Physical Design ( )
37. Steps in Project Planning are:
(a) Setting System objectives
(b) Defining project task
(c) Schedule the work and establishes a budget
(d) All of the above ( )
38. Which of the not the element of Learning Process?
(a) Drive (b) Test
(c) Response (d) Reinforcement ( )
39. Choose the best option for implementation new system in an organization:
(a) Cut off the old system and install the new one
(b) Use Segmentation Approach
(c) Parallel implementation
(d) All of the above ( )
40. Logical model is used as a basis for computing that generate information useful in dealing with:
(a) Uncertain situations (b) Complex situation
(c) Dynamic situation (d) All of the above ( )
Answer Key
1. (a)
2. (c)
3. (a)
4. (c)
5. (a)
6. (d)
7. (a)
8. (a)
9. (a)
10. (a)
11. (d)
12. (c)
13. (a)
14. (c)
15. (c)
16. (b)
17. (d)
18. (c)
19. (d)
20. (b)
21. (d)
22. (c)
23. (c)
24. (b)
25. (d)
26. (c)
27. (c)
28. (b)
29. (d)
30. (c)
31. (a)
32. (b)
33. (d)
34. (a)
35. (d)
36. (d)
37. (d)
38. (a)
39. (c)
40. (d)

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