Pune University BE Production Engineering Materials and Logistics Management Question Papers
B.E. (Production Engineering) MATERIALS AND LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT (2008 Pattern)
(Elective – II) (Sem. – I)
Time :3 Hours] [Max. Marks :100
Instructions to the candidates:
1) Answer three questions from Section -1 and three questions from Section – II.
2) Answers to the two sections should be written in separate answer books.
3) Neat diagrams must be drawn wherever necessary.
4) Pigures to the right indicate full marks.
SECTION – I Unit – I
QI) a) Explain the importance of materials management in manufacturing organisations. 
b) Define value analysis? What are the types of values? Explain the importance of VA technique in the competitive industrial situation. 
Q2) a) Explain value engineering techniques by considering any suitable illustration. 
b) Explain MRP in detail. 
Unit – II
Q3) a) Explain SR’s in brief. 
b) Explain Import substitution in brief. 
Q4) a) Explain purchase cycle in detail. 
b) Explain vendor development in brief. 
Unit – III
Q5) a) Explain methods of issuing of materials in brief. 
b) Explain waste disposal system. 
Q6) Write short note on : [IT]
a) Centralised and decentralised store.
b) Bin Card.
c) Inward and Outward register.
SECTION – II Unit – IV
Q7) a) What are the functional areas of logistics? 
b) Explain various economic and service benefits of warehouse management and explain how these benefits can be achieved. 
Q8) a) Explain the importance of transportation in logistic management. What are the different factors which affect the transportation cost? 
b) Describe the logistical performance cycle in brief. 
Unit – V
Q9) a) Discuss supply chain revolution and its implications on Managing business. 
b) Explain the rate of supply chain in manufacturing. 
QI 0) a) Compare and contrast Modern day global supply chain with traditional distribution channels. 
b) Explain the drivers of supply chain in brief. 
Unit – VI
QII) a) Explain various costs associated with Inventory decisions in detail. 
b) Derive the formula for EMQ when replanishment is non instanteneous (Gradual). State the assumption mode. 
Q12) a) Differentiate between Fixed Order Quantity System 8 Fixed Order Internal System. 
b) Explain optimal service level. Explain the risk and precautionary measures to be considered in case of uncertainty in demand and lead time.