Assignment 1: Controls
As a quality analyst you are also responsible for controlling
the weight of a box of cereal. The Operations Manager asks you to
identify the ways in which statistical quality control methods can
be applied to the weights of the boxes. Provide your
recommendations to the Operations Manager in a two-three page
report. Using the data provided in the Doc Sharing area labeled
M4A2Data, create Xbar and R charts.
Your report should indicate the following along with valid
justifications of your answers:
The control limits of the weights of the boxes. Nonrandom
patterns or trends, if any. If the process is in control. The
appropriate action if the process is not in control.
Please show all of your work
Submit by , December 2nd, 2013.
Assignment 2 Grading Criteria Maximum Points Using the data
provided created Xbar and R charts. 15 Set control limits for the
weights of the boxes. 15 Established the criteria for nonrandom
patterns or trends, if any. 15 Stated whether the process is in
control, according to the limits and the criteria established in b
and c above. 15 Suggested the appropriate action if the process is
not in control. 15 Gave valid and supported reasons for their
answer. 15 Used correct grammar, spelling, and word choice and
cited all sources using correct APA style. 10 Total: 100