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There are 5 fundamental components in every information systems

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MIS will help businesses achieve goals and objectives

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3

What is data to one person may be information to another.

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4

The fact that it rained 1.2 inches today is an example of information

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5

Information relevance is an important characteristic of good information.

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A good information system will provide each user with more information than they could possibly use.

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7

Programmability, relevance and timeliness are all aspects of good information.

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8

Information technology and information systems refer to basically the same idea.

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9

Moore's Law states that the speed of computer chips doubles every eighteen months.

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10

The average cost of a gallon of petrol is currently $3.01. This is an example of data.

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An MIS helps businesses achieve:

its goals and objectives

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The basic idea of Moore’s law is that:

the density of transistors on a computer chip doubles every 18 months.

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The most important component of an information system is

people