Plant Layout - 1


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QUESTION: 1

Match the List-I (Layout types) with List-Il (Layout characteristics):
List-l
A. Process layout
B. Product flow layout
C. Fixed position layout
D. Cellular layout

List-II 
1. inflexible to significant changes in product design.
2. Distinct part families and expanded worker training.
3. Low equipment utilization and high skill requirement.
4. Large work-in-process and increased material handling.

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QUESTION: 2

The layout of ship-building industry should be

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QUESTION: 3

A cutter breaks while cutting gears and is removed by the operator. Which of the following represents this activity on the flow process chart?

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QUESTION: 4

Which of the following factors influences a plant layout?
1. Type of industry
2. Type of machines
3. Type of products
4. Volume of production

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

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QUESTION: 5

Group technology is connected with

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Cellular or Group layout: Cellular layout is based on the group technology in which large variety of products are needed in small volumes (or batches). The cellular layout or GT is thus a combination of process and product layout. Therefore, it possesses the features of both

QUESTION: 6

Hybrid layout is a combination of

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QUESTION: 7

Which of the following is not a advantage of cellular manufacturing system?

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As machines are close together at the shop floor, material handling cost becomes lower in cellular manufacturing system,

QUESTION: 8

Suitability of process layout not applied for

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Suitability of product layout:
1. Assembly line such as automobile factory.
2. Low variety, high-volume production system
3. For standardised products, which have quite stable demand in near future.

Suitability of process layout:
1. For non-standardised product.
2. For low-volume, high variety manufacturing environment.
3. For frequent changes in product design.
4. For job-shop manufacturing.
5. For very expensive machines like CNC milling, CMM etc

QUESTION: 9

Which of the following is not an example of fixed position layout?

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QUESTION: 10

Which of the following is not a performance related objective for a good facility plant layout?

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Minimum worker movement is the objective related to material movement.

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