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Productivity Quiz

John Patrick P. Muyco
Section Code: B151
Bluegill Furniture is a small furniture shop that focuses on making
kitchen chairs. The weekly dollar value of its output, including finished
goods and work in progress, is $14,280. The value of inputs, such as
labor, materials, and capital, is approximately $16,528.
Compute the total productivity measure for Bluegill Furniture.
Bluegill has just purchased a new sanding machine that processes 17
chairs in 8 hours.
What is the productivity of the sanding machine?
Total productivity = $14,280
= 0.864
a) Find the productivity if four workers installed 720 square yards of
carpeting in eight hours.
Productivity = 720/ (4x8) = 22.5 yards/hour.
b) Compute for the productivity of a machine which produced 68
usable pieces in two hours.
Productivity = Usable Pieces/ Production Time
= 68 usable pieces/ 32
Three employees work for five days (8 working hours a day) to produce
800 policies, calculate the labor hour productivity ?
10,000 Units Produced, Sold for Rs. 10/unit
500 labor hours, Labor rate: Rs. 9/hr
Calculate productivity unit wise & non unit wise?
A wrapping paper company produced 2,000 rolls of paper one day.
Standard price is $ 1/roll. Labor cost was $ 160, material cost was $ 50,
and overhead was $ 320.
Determine the multifactor productivity.
Determine the multifactor productivity for the combined input of the
labor and the machine time using the following:
Labor: $ 1,000
Materials: $ 520
Overheads: $ 2,000
Keep in mind the Production is 1760 unit
A team of workers made 400 units of product, which is valued by its
standard cost of $10 each (before markups for other expenses and
profit). That accounting department reported that for this job the
actual cost were $ 400 per labor, $1000 for materials and 4300 for