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Ergonomics: Quiz


Question 1: The International ________ (SAE) is a professional organization for mobility engineering professionals in the aerospace, automotive, and commercial vehicle industries.
AircraftARP4761SAE InternationalAutomobile

Question 2: The dawn of the Information Age has resulted in the new ergonomics field of ________ (HCI).
Human–computer interactionUser interfaceUsabilityGraphical user interface

Question 3: Likewise, the growing demand for and competition among consumer goods and ________ has resulted in more companies including human factors in product design.
EngineeringElectronic engineeringElectronicsElectrical engineering

Question 4: ________ marked the development of new and complex machines and weaponry, and these made new demands on operators' cognition.
Soviet occupationsSecond Sino-Japanese WarCollaboration with the Axis Powers during World War IIWorld War II

Question 5: In the 2000s, ________ have been moving into the field of ergonomics and the field has been heralded as one of the top ten emerging practice areas.
DietitianAllied health professionsOccupational therapyPsychology

Question 6: The foundations of the science of ergonomics appear to have been laid within the context of the culture of ________.
Alexander the GreatClassical antiquityAncient GreeceRoman Greece

Question 7: Ergonomics draws on many disciplines in its study of humans and their environments, including ________, biomechanics, mechanical engineering, industrial engineering, industrial design, kinesiology, physiology and psychology.
Scientific racismAnthropometryAnthropological criminologyCraniometry

Question 8: (Relevant topics include mental workload, decision-making, skilled performance, human-computer interaction, human reliability, work stress and training as these may relate to human-system and ________ design.)
Graphical user interfaceUsabilityUser interfaceHuman–computer interaction

Question 9: Later, in the 19th century, ________ pioneered the "Scientific Management" method, which proposed a way to find the optimum method for carrying out a given task.
Frederick Winslow TaylorKen RosewallAlex OlmedoTony Roche


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