Operation Research (3151910) MCQ

MCQs of Unit:2 Transportation and Assignment

MCQ No - 1

The transportation problem is basically a

(A)

Maximization model

(B)

Minimization model

(C)

Transshipment problem

(D)

Iconic model


B
MCQ No - 2

To convert the transportation problem into a maximisation model we have to

(A)

Write the inverse of the matrix

(B)

Multiply the rim requirements by –1

(C)

Subtract all the values from the maximum value of the matrix

(D)

We cannot convert the transportation problem into a maximization problem, as it is basically, a minimization problem


C
MCQ No - 3

The column, which is introduced in the matrix to balance the rim requirements, is known as

(A)

Key column

(B)

Idle column

(C)

Slack column

(D)

Dummy Column


D
MCQ No - 4

In a transportation problem where the demand or requirement is equal to the available resource

is known as

(A)

Balanced transportation problem

(B)

Regular transportation problem

(C)

Resource allocation transportation problem

(D)

Simple transportation model


A
MCQ No - 5

When the total allocations in a transportation model of #$$\mathrm m\times\mathrm n$$# size do not equal to #$$\mathrm m+\mathrm n-1$$# the situation is known as

(A)

Unbalanced situation

(B)

Tie situation

(C)

Degeneracy

(D)

None of the above


C