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week 1C.W. Churchman once said that “mathematics tends to lull the unsuspecting into believing that he who thinks elaborately thinks well.” Do you think that the best QA models are the ones that are most elaborate and complex mathematically? Why or why not? (LO 1, 5)In the second part of the discussion, please review your peer’s posts – do their explanations make sense? Respond accordingly. (LO 1, 5)When you are ready to post, click on the link to the forum above, and then click on the Add New Threadbutton. Once you have posted your initial response, take time to respond with at least two comments on posts made by others. Your initial responses should meet or exceed a 300 minimum word count. All other posts should be substantial, andshould meet or exceed a 200minimum word count.Submit your Discussion Forum 2 initial response by midnight, EST, Day 4. Respond to at least 2 other students by midnight, EST, Day 7.week 2What is the meaning of mutually exclusive events? What is meant by collectively exhaustive? In your responses to other students, please give an example of each. (LO 1, 2, 5)When you are ready to post, click on the link to the forum above, and then click on theAdd New Thread button. Once you have posted your initial response, take time to respond with at least two comments on posts made by others. Your initial responses should meet or exceed a300 minimum word count. All other posts should be substantial, and should meet or exceed a200minimum word count.Submit your Discussion Forum 3 initial response by midnight, EST, Day 4. Respond to at least 2 other students by midnight, EST, Day This is an alternative forum which can be a substitute for Discussion Forum 3: You only needone initial response to either Discussion Forum 3 or 3a butnot both, and 2 other responses to any posts in Discussion Post 3 and/or 3acombined (not individually).In this more technical discussion post, you either need to ask a technical question on the following topic or answer a question raised by another person. If you ask a question, then your question has to be specific. For example, you will not get any credit if you simply ask: how to type a formula in Excel. However, you will receive credit if you explain that “I did this and this and could not get what I want, and then ask for help.” Also,there is NO word limit for both questions and answers in this type of forum. The content counts more than the words in such technical forums.How to use Excel to compute the descriptive statistics and/or calculate probabilities for a Normal/Binomial distribution? Please post your questions and/or hints/suggestions in this forum. This will help you to completeProblem Set 2 and Case Study 1. You may find it helpful to read the posts here even if you do not post anything in this discussion post.Submit yourDiscussion Forum 3a any time during the week (by Day 7) to receive credits.week 3Give an example of a good decision that you made that resulted in a bad outcome. Also give an example of a bad decision that you made that had a good outcome. Why was each decision good or bad? Please specify thecriteria you used in making these decision. (You need to specify one of the decision criteria on Slide 3-11 or the utility criterion on Slide 3-71 and explained how you applied it to your specific example.) Why sometimes good decisions may lead to bad outcomes and vice versa? (LO 1, 5)When you are ready to post, click on the link to the forum above, and then click on theAdd New Thread button. Once you have posted your initial response, take time to respond with at least two comments on posts made by others. Your initial responses should meet or exceed a300 minimum word count. All other posts should be substantial, and should meet or exceed a200minimum word count.Submit your Discussion Forum 4 by midnight, EST, Day 4. Respond to at least 2 other students by midnight, EST, Day 7.This is an alternative forum which can be a substitute for Discussion Forum 4: You only needone initial response to either Discussion Forum 4 or 4a but not both, and 2 other responses to any posts in Discussion Forum 4 and/or 4acombined (not individually).In this more technical discussion post, you either need to ask a technical question on the following topic or answer a question raised by another person. If you ask a question, then your question has to be specific. For example, you will not get any credit if you simply ask: how to calculate the EMV. However, you will receive credit if you explain that “I did this and this and could not get the EMV in Excel, and then ask for help.” Also,there is NO word limit for both questions and answers in this type of forum. The content counts more than the words in such technical forums.The most popular method used in decision making is an application of the Criterion of Realism (Hurwicz), that is to choose the alternative with the highest expected monetary value (EMV). This decision rule is explained in this week’s PowerPoint Slides 3-21 to 3-30 and 3-37. Please discussone of the following in this discussion Forum : (1) how you would use the Decision Trees explained in Slides 3-38 to 3-47 to help you to apply this decision rule? (2) If you will use Excel or QM instead, then how would you apply this decision rule using the software?Please kindly avoid using the exact numbers used in this week’s quiz. This discussion will help you to completeProblem Set 3. You may find it helpful to read the posts here even if you do not post anything.Submit yourDiscussion Forum 4a any time during the week (by Day 7) to receive credits.week 4Describe what is meant by ABC analysis. What is the purpose of this inventory technique — provide an example. In your responses to other students, please identify strengths and weaknesses of their ABC analysis applied to their examples. (LO 1, 4, 5)When you are ready to post, click on the link to the forum above, and then click on theAdd New Thread button. Once you have posted your initial response, take time to respond with at least two comments on posts made by others. Your initial responses should meet or exceed a300 minimum word count. All other posts should be substantial, and should meet or exceed a200minimum word count.Submit your Discussion Forum 5 by midnight, EST, Day 4. Respond to at least 2 other students by midnight, EST, Day 7.his is an alternative forum which can be a substitute for Discussion Forum 5: You only needone initial response to either Discussion Forum 5 or 5a but not both, and 2 other responses to any posts in Discussion Forum 5 and/or 5acombined (not individually).In this more technical discussion post, you either need to ask a technical question on the following topic or answer a question raised by another person. If you ask a question, then your question has to be specific. For example, you will not get any credit if you simply ask: how to calculate the ROP. However, you will receive credit if you explain that “I did this and this and could not get the ROP in Excel, and then ask for help.” Also,there is NO word limit for both questions and answers in this type of forum. The content counts more than the words in such technical forums.The most popular methods used in Inventory Control are covered in Sections 6.4-6.6 in our textbook. Please explain how you may apply these methods using Excel and/or Excel QM/QM for Windows.Please kindly avoid using the exact numbers used in this week’s quiz.This discussion will help you to completeProblem Set 5 and Writing 2. You may find it helpful to read the posts here even if you do not post anything.Submit yourDiscussion Forum 5aany time during the week (by Day 7) to receive credits.week 5When using a control chart, what are some patterns that would indicate that the process is out of control? Additionally explain what might cause a process to be out of control. In your responses to other students, relate and identify to an example of process that you have seen out of control. (LO 1, 2, 5)When you are ready to post, click on the link to the forum above, and then click on the Add New Thread button. Once you have posted your initial response, take time to respond with at least two comments on posts made by others. Your initial responses should meet or exceed a 300 minimum word count. All other posts should be substantial, and should meet or exceed a 200minimum word count. Submit yourDiscussion Forum 6 initial response by midnight, EST, Day 4. Respond to at least 2 other students by midnight, EST, Day 7.This is an alternative forum which can be a substitute for Discussion Forum 6: You only need one initial response to either Discussion Forum 6 or 6a but not both, and 2 other responses to any posts in Discussion Post 6 and/or 6a combined (not individually).In this more technical discussion post, you either need to ask a technical question on the following topic or answer a question raised by another person. If you ask a question, then your question has to be specific. For example, you will not get any credit if you simply ask: how to calculate the wait time. However, you will receive credit if you explain that “I did this and this and could not get the wait time in Excel, and then ask for help.” Also, there is NO word limit for both questions and answers in this type of forum. The content counts more than the words in such technical forums.Single-Channel Queuing Model with Poisson Arrivals and Exponential Service Times is the simplest queuing model among those introduced in Chapter 13. lt is covered in Section 13.4 in our textbook. Please explain how you may apply this method using Excel and/or Excel QM/QM for Windows. Also, what is the advantage and/or limitation of this simple model comparing to the more advanced models introduced in Sections 13.5-13.9. (This second question is more advanced and is not required, but I think this discussion will provide a great opportunity for us to share our real world experience and deeper our understanding.) Please kindly avoid using the exact numbers used in this week’s quiz.This discussion will help you to complete Problem Set 6 and Writing 3. You may find it helpful to read the posts here even if you do not post anything.Submit your Discussion Forum 6a any time during the week (by Day 7) to receive credits.week 6he production manager of a large Cincinnati manufacturing firm once made the statement, “I would like to use LP, but it’s a technique that operates under conditions of certainty. My plant doesn’t have that certainty; it’s a world of uncertainty. So LP can’t be used here.” Do you think this statement has any merit? Why or why not? Explain why the manager may have said it and then further substantiate his argument or compose a rebuttal. (LO 1, 4, 5)When you are ready to post, click on the link to the forum above, and then click on theAdd New Thread button. Once you have posted your initial response, take time to respond with at least two comments on posts made by others. Your initial responses should meet or exceed a300 minimum word count. All other posts should be substantial, and should meet or exceed a200minimum word count.Submit yourDiscussion Forum 7 by midnight, EST, Day 4. Respond to at least 2 other students by midnight, EST, Day 7.This is an alternative forum which can be a substitute for Discussion Forum 7: You only needone initial response to either Discussion Post 7 or 7a but not both, and 2 other responses to any posts in Discussion Forum 7 and/or 7acombined (not individually).In this more technical discussion post, you either need to ask a technical question on the following topic or answer a question raised by another person. If you ask a question, then your question has to be specific. For example, you will not get any credit if you simply ask: how to run a LP program. However, you will receive credit if you explain that “I did this and this and could not solve the problem in Excel or duplicate the solution in the textbook, and then ask for help.” Also,there is NO word limit for both questions and answers in this type of forum. The content counts more than the words in such technical forums.LP is the most frequently used program in business planning. Chapter 7 and 8 have covered many different real world examples. Theoretically, they all share the very same procedure and use the very same programing method to solve. Hence, it does not really matter which example you focus on. However, it is key to be able to understand at least one example and be able to duplicate the result for that one example in “QM for Windows” and/or “Excel/Excel QM”. Please share your tips and suggestions in applying LP.Please kindly avoid using the exact numbers used in this week’s quiz.This discussion will help you to completeProblem Set 8 and Case Study 2. You may find it helpful to read the posts here even if you do not post anything.week 7Post a summary of your initial reactions to the case study and any questions or concerns you may have about this case study or completing the assignment. I will do my best to address any and all concerns accordingly. (LO 1, 2, 3, 4, 5)When you are ready to post, click on the link to the forum above, and then click on theAdd New Thread button. Once you have posted your initial response, take time to respond with at least two comments on posts made by others. Your initial responses should meet or exceed a300 minimum word count. All other posts should be substantial, and should meet or exceed a200minimum word count.week 8n this final discussion forum, please post any final thoughts or remaining questions that you have. You are all more than welcome and encouraged to also use our final discussion to help your preparation for your Final Exam.Discussion Post 9 is Not Graded so you may post your responses any time during the week.However, if you post over the weekend, I may not be able to address it in time.

 

 

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