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1

What are the three basic steps from the start to the end product?

Raw Material
Manufacturing
End Product

2

What is the customer?

The user of the product and can be other parts of the same factory, other parts of the same company, other companies or the public

3

What is the satisfier?

The product and can be a physical item, a virtual item or a service

4

What are the three sectors of economies?

Primary (Agriculture, Raw Materials) Sector
Secondary (Industrial, Manufacturing) Sector
Tertiary (Service) Sector

5

What is modern manufacturing about?

Modern manufacturing is all about optimising your 'system' to get the best out of your 'technology'

6

What are 3 features of technology?

Operating capability
Operating parameters
Operating costs

7

What is a system?

A system is a group of elements that are connected in an organised manner to achieve a logical objective or purpose by working together towards common objective