Management Science previous question papers JNTU

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Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80

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1. What are the Mayo’s Hawthorne experiments? Why are they significant even today? [16]

2. Define organisation. Explain the importance of organisation in an industry. [16]

3. Name and describe the various tools and techniques used in layout planning. [16]

4. What is inventory control? Give a brief classification of inventories.[16]

5. What environmental change will be the most difficult for HR group to manage?[16]

6. The jobs of a project with the respective time estimates are given in table.
Jobs T
o
T
m
T
p
1-2 3 6 15
1-6 2 5 14
2-3 6 12 30
2-4 2 5 8
3-5 5 11 7
4-5 3 6 15
6-7 3 9 27
5-8 1 4 7
7-8 4 19 28
(a) Draw the network and calculate the following:
i. Variance of each job
ii. Length of the project
iii. Variance of project.
(b) What is probability that the jobs on the critical path will be completed by the due date 42 days [8+8]

7. Distinguish between strategic and operational planning. [16]

8. Is re-engineering another fad or does it offer something of lasting value? [

 

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