The abstract embodiment of a physical principle, material, and geometry is called....
The means by which some physical effect is caused is called...
Diagrams that help to identify critical product functions and subfunctions are called...
Examining how a customer will use and ultimately retire a product is called...
All of the following methods may be used to clarify the products functional requirements except...
All of the following are functions performed by an elecric coffee maker except
warm the coffee pot
Another word used for the process of generating alternatives is...
A method that requires a problem solver to view the problem from the four perspectives: analogy, fantasy, empathy, and inversion is
As a function is performed, the following states may be changed except:
The group method that takes advantage of team membes' diverse skills, experience, and personalities to generate innovative ideas is...
A feasible alternative concept design will likely...
satisfy customer requirements
satisfy company requirements
not violate the laws of nature
All of the answers
A drawback of the original Pugh's method is...
criteria are not evaluated
importance weight are not considered
concepts are identified in columns
the team is unable to obtain a consensus
Concept evaluation methods to determine the relative worthiness of feasible alternatives include all of the following methods except...
A matrix used to form combinations of concepts into an alternative design is called...
The method of intellectual protection that can last an indefinite period of time is a
A symbol, design, word, or combination therof, used by a manufacturer to distinguish its products from those of its competitiors is a...
A document granting legal monopoly rights to produce, use, sell , or profit from an invention, process, plant (biological), or design is a...
Authors of creative literacy, musical, or artistic works have their work protected with a...
A written or verbal agreement between two parties is...
Intellectual property is best protected by all of the following except...
A physical principle acts on a working geometry composed of surfaces and motions including (check all that are correct)
The final output of the concept design phase is a
superior feasible concept
Creative methods to generatre novel concepts including all of the following except...
A way to help us define product finctions is that functions are....
A product concept design differs from a concept design in that it includes a combination of specific...