Management Information System Past Papers


Subject: Management Information System

Time Allowed: 15 Minutes

Maximum Marks: 10

NOTE: Attempt this Paper on this Question Sheet only.  Please encircle the correct option. Division of marks is given in front of each question. This Paper will be collected back after expiry of time limit mentioned above.


Part-I Encircle the right answer, cutting and overwriting are not allowed. (10)

1. Converting raw data into a more meaningful form is called
A) capturing.
B) processing.
C) organizing
D) feedback.
2. In a business hierarchy, the level’that is responsible for monitoring the daily activities of the business is
A) middle management.
B) service workers.
C) production management.
D) operational management.
3. Which of the following would NOT be used as an input for an information system?
A) digital dashboard
B) handheld computer
C) bar-code scanner
D) cell phone
4. The three principal levels within a business organization hierarchy are
A) senior management, operational management, and service workers.
B) senior management, middle management, and operational management.
C) senior management, operational management, and information systems.
D) senior management, middle management, and service workers.
5. Engineers, scientists, or architects, who design new products or services for a firm, belong to which level of a business hierarchy?
A) middle management
B) production workers
C) knowledge workers
D) data workers
6. Which main business function is responsible for maintaining employee records?
A) sales and marketing
B) human resources production
C) finance and accounting
D) manufacturing and
7. A Order data for baseball tickets and bar code data are examples of
a. raw input.
b. raw output.
c. customer and product data.
d. sales information.
8. Which is a benefit of generating a Gantt chart for your stakeholders, sponsors and team members?
a. Shows clarity of multiple tasks and time lines
b. Identifies all the stakeholders and their requirements
c. Lists risks and intended courses of action if these events occur
9. __________ is full form of SQL.
a. Standard query language
b. Sequential query language
c. Structured query language
d. Server-side query language
10. An advantage of the database management approach is
a. data is dependent on programs
b. data redundancy increases
c. data is integrated and can be accessed by multiple programs
d. none of the above


Subject: Management Information System

Time Allowed: 2 Hours 45 Minutes

Maximum Marks: 50



Part-II Give short notes on following, each question carries equal marks. (20)

Q#1: Differentiate between ERP and MIS?

Q#2: What are the benefits of ESS?

Q#3: Define KMS with example

Q#4: What is the important of MIS Report?

Q#5: What does the statement mean: “Hardware is useless without software?

Q#6: Difference between Database and Database Management System.

Q#7: Define the terms firewall and proxy server.

Q#8: Describe the importance of Disaster Recovery Site?

Q#9: What do you understand by Intrusion Detection Systems?

Q#10: Differentiate between MIS & DSS


Part-III Give detailed answers, each question carries equal marks. (30)

Q#1: Differentiate between Business functions and Business process with example of online book purchase store.

Q#2: What is an information system? How does it work? What are its management, organization, and technology components and why are complementary assets essential for ensuring that information systems provide genuine value for organizations?

Q#3: What are the most important tools and technologies for safeguarding information resources? Name and describe three authentications.