chapter 13 business system reporting

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The purpose for business reports is to do what?
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make decisions
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What provides the groundwork for all other reports?
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TPS
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Supervisory reports are considered what?
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highly detailed
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Reports with only internal data are used for what type of decisions?
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tactical
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most reports are what?
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periodic
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What level uses the most summarized reports?
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executive
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Subtracting Previous from Actual yields what?
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varience
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TPS systems are based in what application software?
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database
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Demand reports are sometimes called what?
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Ad hoc
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Which level report(s) use internal and external data?
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Executive and Managers
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What kind of decision requires specific actions?
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tactical
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Which report has the highest level of detail?
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TPS report
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What does the acronym TPS mean?
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Transaction Processing Report
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Reports with the most summarization are for what types of decisions?
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strategic
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What level uses the most detailed reports?
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laborers
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Reports with the most detail are for what types of decisions?
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tactical
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What kind of decision is long-term?
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strategic
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TPS Reports support what type of decisions?
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tactical
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What reports are visual in nature?
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graphical
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Reports produced whenever needed are called what?
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demand
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Distilling a detailed report results in what?
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summarization
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Which level report(s) use internal data?
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supervisors and laborers
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Reporting tendencies in business is called what?
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trend reporting
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Subtracting Forecast from Actual yields what?
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variance
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Completely summarized reports support what types of decisions?
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strategic
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business system reporting
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to facilitate decision making
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reporting summarization levels
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level of detail or summarization
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TPS
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collect and stores data based off of transactions
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graphical reports
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sometimes easier to process
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actual
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shows what happened
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forecast
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shows what is projected to happen

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