1. Describe some potential pitfalls in relying solely on the results of a factor-weighting analysis for supplier selection.
2. Describe some disadvantages of using a slow shipping method.
3. Besides warehouse layout decisions, what are some other applications where ranking items according to “bang/buck” might make sense?
4. How would you go about attempting to come up with the probability of a “super-event” or the probability of a “uniqueevent?” What factors would you consider?
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