Test your general culture [Total: 0 Average: 0/5] Welcome to the test of general knowledge of Operational Excellence methods. You have 10 minutes to answer 20 random questions. Be careful, you can only perform this test once. Civility (Mr. or Ms.) Firstname NAME Email 1. In which industry, was Toyota a precursor in 1975? Hydrogen cars The manufacture of synthetic eggs Standard house manufacturing Fabrics for space combinations2. What did Student work on when he created his distribution law? The quality of barley for making Guinness beer The size of the torsos of the Scottish soldiers The yield of potato fields 46/5000 The right amount of milk to put in the tea3. What did Deming say to the Japanese Keidanren in 1947 to promote the PDCA? The products that the Japanese manufacture are junk The products that the Japanese manufacture are the best The products that Americans make are the best The products that Americans make are junk4. In what context, Toyota has become aware of the need to improve ? To win US Army contracts To gain additional market share Simply by philosophy Following too many complaints5. For Francis Galton, why did he give the name "regression curve"? He observed that children born to unusually large or small parents are moving away from the average He observed that children born to parents of average sizes are moving away from the average He observed that children born to unusually large or small parents are getting closer to the average He observed that children born to medium-sized parents are getting closer to the average6. When does the WWWWWHHWdate? 10th century AD 19th century 1928 1st century AD7. What does the myth of Sisyphus represent in Lean? The one piece flow The Poka Yoké The Milkrun PDCA hold8. By what example / expression, Taiichi OHNO explained the principle of man-machine separation? We are bored quickly to do nothing At home, you rarely stay in front of the washing machine while it is running. You do not need to borrow a cat's paw For the mage, it is better to be active than to stop9. What did Elisabeth Kubler-Ross study to develop her model of change? the different emotional stages through which a person who loses his job passes the different emotional stages through which a person passes the permit. the different emotional stages through which a person learns that he is nearing death. the different emotional stages through which a person learns that his wife is pregnant.10. Who was the first to say that the Benchmark is a key element to become Dantotzu? Sun Tzu Deming Mao Machiavel11. Existing for centuries, the term paradigm has taken on the meaning of "Standardized intellectual and social framework" since when? XVth century XXth century XIXthcentury Xt century12. Where does the term "serendipity" come from? From the Persian tale the Three Princes of Serendip From the name of the farthest planet From English serendip meaning chance This is the name in Canada of a region where strange phenomena are happening13. In the vision of Taiichi OHNO, what does the term Kaizen really mean? Continuous improvement of technologies Continuous improvement of one's state of mind Continuous improvement of equipment Continuous process improvement14. What "legend" does one use to define agility? The myth of sisyphus The serendip's tale The legend of the samurai Musashi Miyamoto The legend of the 4 horns15. The term Quality was created by Cicero (1 century BC). At what term was it then opposed ? Speed Job Quantity Conscientious16. Who is the father of 5S? Sakichi TOYODA Henry FORD Walter A. SHEWHART Taiichi OHNO17. What year did Toyota set up the first suggestion system? 1911 1931 1971 195118. What is the philosophy behind Taguchi? Non-quality (good / not good) does not happen suddenly when we exceed the limit of tolerance (as if we fall into the water at the end of a pontoon) but is proportional to the deviation of the target . Productivity is proportional to the manager's affectivity towards his teams Non-quality is not dependent on personal performance but proportional to stock level Productivity is inversely proportional to non-quality19. Who said "There must be a place for everything, and everything in its place"? Sakichi TOYODA Taiichi OHNO Paulo CUELHO Samuel SMILE20. What is special about a statistician who is nicknamed a "Texas-sharpshooter"? The confidence level used is less than 1% It has data whose bias is extremely low He modifies the data to demonstrate what suits him It uses data without distortionA comment ?