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. What was the first use of the principles of Genkakikaku? Rice growing in Japan Samurai swords Japanese wooden dolls The Beetle car2. What is the first name of the Toyota brand ? Toyo Toyoda Totayo Mitsuyo3. For Francis Galton, why did he give the name "regression curve"? He observed that children born to unusually large or small parents are getting closer to the average He observed that children born to unusually large or small parents are moving away from the average He observed that children born to medium-sized parents are getting closer to the average He observed that children born to parents of average sizes are moving away from the average4. In the vision of Taiichi OHNO, what does the term Kaizen really mean? Continuous improvement of one's state of mind Continuous improvement of equipment Continuous improvement of technologies Continuous process improvement5. Why is the TPS represented as a house? The house represents the concept of a built and solid environment The TPS concept was launched at the same time as the housebuilding offer Taicchi OHNO developed the TPS system in the same period as the purchase of his house In memory of Sakichi Toyoda's childhood home6. Who is the first to "philosophize" about cause-and-effect strategies? Rousseau St. Thomas Aquinas Caesar Buddha7. What is the name of the group of 17 basic movements used in many ergonomics tools (RULA ...) or working time studies (MTM ...)? The Taforg The Moerg The Serendip The Therbligs8. What is the first pillar that Sakichi Toyoda created in the early 20th century? Just In Time Jidoka Heijinka Standardization9. What Japanese term means having detailed and factual documentation? Tatakidai Shihiruzu Pokayoke Hirumashi10. Based on what observation did Mike Harry lay the foundation for the 6 Sigma methods? The correlation between quality and lead time La corrélation entre le lead time et les stocks The correlation between innovations and the number of people involved The correlation between sales performance and the number of non-compliances11. Who was the first to say that the Benchmark is a key element to become Dantotzu? Sun Tzu Machiavel Deming Mao12. What is the philosophy behind Taguchi? Productivity is inversely proportional to non-quality 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 level13. What did Student work on when he created his distribution law? The size of the torsos of the Scottish soldiers 46/5000 The right amount of milk to put in the tea The yield of potato fields The quality of barley for making Guinness beer14. In which profession is the WWWWHHW widely used? La maçonnerie Journalism Boilermaking Plumbing15. According to legend, why did Toyoda get into car manufacturing ? To impress friends after a bet on a poker night He liked to drive American cars needed to be followed by a repair truck His future wife lived too far away to go by bike16. Since which year, the oldest bulb of the world shines it ? 1961 1991 1901 193117. What is the first object using the principles of Karakuri ? Rice chopsticks Wooden pandas who say goodbye Sake glasses Dolls to bring tea to Japan in the 6th century18. By what example / expression, Taiichi OHNO explained the principle of man-machine separation? At home, you rarely stay in front of the washing machine while it is running. For the mage, it is better to be active than to stop We are bored quickly to do nothing You do not need to borrow a cat's paw19. What does the term Mizusumashi literally mean? Transport wagon Fast Logistics Make the water clean Slow spider20. What is Yaruzo Call ? A sound issued by ANDON in advance / late in case of delay A logo used to indicate that everything is fine An important phone call A song practiced by Japanese companies to motivate the teams.A comment ?