Consider the following statements: Scheduling
1. is a general timetable of manufacturing.
2. is the time phase of loading.
3. is loading all the work in process on machines according to their capacity.
Which of the statements given above are correct?
Option (A)
1, 2 and 3
Option (B)
1 and 2 only
2 and 3 only
1 and 3 only
Correct Option:
Question Solution:
Scheduling means when in what sequence the work will be done. It involves deciding as to when the work will start and in a certain duration of line how much work will be finished.
Scheduling may be called the time phase of loading. Loading means the assignment of task to a facility whereas scheduling includes in addition, the specification of time & sequence in which work or order will take up.