1

GATE ME 2013

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+1

-0.3

In simple exponential smoothing forecasting, to give higher weightage to recent demand information, the smoothing constant must be close to

2

GATE ME 2009

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+1

-0.3

Which of the following forecasting methods takes a fraction of forecast error into account for the next period forecast?

3

GATE ME 2004

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+1

-0.3

For a product, the forecast and the actual sales for December $$2002$$ were $$25$$ and $$20$$ respectively. If the exponential smoothing constant $$(\alpha )$$ is taken as $$0.2,$$ then forecast sales for January $$2003$$ would be

4

GATE ME 2002

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+1

-0.3

A regression model is used to express a variable $$Y$$ as a function of another variable $$X.$$ this implies that

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GATE ME Subjects

Engineering Mechanics

Strength of Materials

Theory of Machines

Engineering Mathematics

Machine Design

Fluid Mechanics

Turbo Machinery

Heat Transfer

Thermodynamics

Production Engineering

Industrial Engineering

General Aptitude