SAP C_TSCM42_66 Certified Associate - Production Exam Set 1

Which issue can occur if the lot size-dependent in-house production time in the material master is not updated after changing the routing?


Options are :

  • Requirements planning creates an appropriate exception message in basic dates scheduling.
  • Subsequent capacity planning is no longer possible due to the obsolete scheduling parameters.
  • Dependent requirements request the components from the bill of materials at wrong times when using basic dates scheduling. (Correct)
  • Lead time scheduling cannot take place.

Answer : Dependent requirements request the components from the bill of materials at wrong times when using basic dates scheduling.

You want to enhance the system statuses of a production order with user statuses. How do you do this?


Options are :

  • Define a status profile in Customizing and assign it to the production scheduling profile.
  • Define the user statuses in the Customizing table of the system statuses.
  • Define a status profile in Customizing and assign it to the order type (Correct)
  • Define the user statuses in the order type-dependent parameters.

Answer : Define a status profile in Customizing and assign it to the order type

The final assembly of a finished product should only be triggered when a customer order arrives. Which planning strategy for the finished product do you use?


Options are :

  • Planning with final assembly (strategy 40)
  • Planning at the assembly level (strategy 70)
  • Planning without final assembly (strategy 50) (Correct)
  • Planning with make-to-stock (strategy 10)

Answer : Planning without final assembly (strategy 50)

You want to use the different options for planning in SAP ECC. What is the correct sequence of the planning procedures?


Options are :

  • Long-term planning -> Sales and operations planning -> Demand management -> Material requirements planning -> Capacity planning
  • Sales and operations planning -> Demand management -> Long-term planning -> Material requirements planning -> Capacity planning (Correct)
  • Material requirements planning -> Demand management -> Sales and operations planning -> Long-term planning -> Capacity planning
  • Demand management -> Sales and operations planning -> Capacity planning -> Longterm planning -> Material requirements planning

Answer : Sales and operations planning -> Demand management -> Long-term planning -> Material requirements planning -> Capacity planning

What do you have to consider regarding ATP checks in SAP ECC that are triggered from customer orders?


Options are :

  • An ATP check creates fixed links between customer orders and their confirmed receipts.
  • If the ATP check determines non-availability, it then checks in the next step whether timely procurement or production is possible.
  • The ATP check does not take stocks and receipts into account. It checks consumption of planned independent requirements.
  • The ATP quantity is the available quantity that can be used to confirm incoming customer orders. (Correct)

Answer : The ATP quantity is the available quantity that can be used to confirm incoming customer orders.

What master data do you need for material replenishment using the KANBAN procedure? (Choose two)


Options are :

  • Production supply area (Correct)
  • Product cost collector
  • Rate routing
  • Control cycle (Correct)

Answer : Production supply area Control cycle

You want to create a new material that - is kept in stock- is externally procured- is used as a component in the bills of material for various final products- must not be sold directly Which standard SAP material type do you use?


Options are :

  • HAWA (trading good)
  • FERT (finished product)
  • NLAG (non-stock material)
  • ROH (raw material) (Correct)

Answer : ROH (raw material)

An enterprise based in the US produces an end product that is used with the unit of measure "pound" (LB). The material is now to be marketed in the EU. A prerequisite for this is that the material can be sold with the unit "kilogram" (KG). What is the easiest way to fulfill this requirement?


Options are :

  • There is no need to take any action. In this scenario, the conversion of units of measurements is done automatically. (Correct)
  • Add a conversion factor for converting pounds to kilograms on basic data view 1 in the material master.
  • Create a new material with a reference to the original material and assign the metric unit of measure to the new material master.
  • Define a unit of measure group that converts pounds to kilograms in the basic data customizing and assign it to the material master on basic data view 1.

Answer : There is no need to take any action. In this scenario, the conversion of units of measurements is done automatically.

Which of the following statements best defines SAP ERP?


Options are :

  • SAP ERP is a system in which advanced planning and optimization processes can be mapped.
  • SAP ERP is an application that a company can use to manage its business processes efficiently. (Correct)
  • SAP ERP is a system hardware that includes components such as Purchasing, Sales and Distribution, Materials Management, and Production.
  • SAP ERP is an application that supports all processes involving direct customer contact throughout the entire customer relationship life cycle.

Answer : SAP ERP is an application that a company can use to manage its business processes efficiently.

You want to produce a finished product only when it is requested by a customer order in make-to-order production. However, all assemblies need to be procured beforehand. How can you fulfill these requirements in SAP ECC? (Choose two)


Options are :

  • Use strategy 20 (make-to-order production) for the finished product and strategy 70 (planning at the assembly level) for all assemblies in the bill of material. (Correct)
  • Use strategy 50 (planning without final assembly) for the finished product and no strategy for all assemblies in the bill of material. (Correct)
  • Use strategy 30 (production by lots) for the finished product and strategy 70 (planning at the assembly level) for all assemblies in the bill of material.
  • Use strategy 40 (planning with final assembly) for the finished product and strategy 70 (planning at the assembly level) for all assemblies in the bill of material.

Answer : Use strategy 20 (make-to-order production) for the finished product and strategy 70 (planning at the assembly level) for all assemblies in the bill of material. Use strategy 50 (planning without final assembly) for the finished product and no strategy for all assemblies in the bill of material.

The stock/requirements list for a finished product contains only one sales order and one fixed planned order with the same quantity. The availability dates for both MRP elements are on working days. The availability date for the fixed planned order is set to a later date than the one for the sales order. However, a corresponding rescheduling exception message does not appear. What could be the reasons? (Choose two)


Options are :

  • Requirements planning has not been carried out.
  • The fixed planned order is outside the rescheduling horizon. (Correct)
  • The MRP elements are linked via fixed pegging.
  • The delta between the availability dates falls within the tolerance window defined in Customizing. (Correct)

Answer : The fixed planned order is outside the rescheduling horizon. The delta between the availability dates falls within the tolerance window defined in Customizing.

Which of the following properties about the planning functions available in SAP ECC applies?


Options are :

  • Long-term planning (LTP) is a long-term form of forecasting.
  • Material requirements planning (MRP) includes automatic capacity leveling.
  • In demand management (DM) material shortage situations are identified and corresponding receipt elements are created.
  • Master production scheduling (MPS) refers to preferred planning of important materials. (Correct)

Answer : Master production scheduling (MPS) refers to preferred planning of important materials.

What could be a consequence of confirming an operation?


Options are :

  • The production order is rescheduled
  • The capacity requirements are updated (Correct)
  • The actual costs are settled
  • The planned costs are updated

Answer : The capacity requirements are updated

Which functions can be triggered before releasing a production order? (Choose three)


Options are :

  • Scheduling (Correct)
  • Selection of a routing (Correct)
  • Selection of a BOM (Correct)
  • Stock determination

Answer : Scheduling Selection of a routing Selection of a BOM

Which of the following activities within the KANBAN procedure normally triggers subsequent stock posting of the goods receipt?


Options are :

  • Set "Container in process"
  • Set "Container full" (Correct)
  • Set "Container in transport"
  • Set "Container empty"

Answer : Set "Container full"

Which types of objects can be changed with Engineering Change Management (ECM)? (Choose three)


Options are :

  • Work center
  • Task list (Correct)
  • Material master (Correct)
  • Production version
  • Bill of material (Correct)

Answer : Task list Material master Bill of material

After a material has been included in a NETCH material requirements planning run you change its BOM (bill of materials). Which of the following planning file entries for this material are set by the system?


Options are :

  • The NETCH and NETPL planning indicators
  • The BOM explosion, the NETCH, and the NETPL planning indicators (Correct)
  • The BOM explosion indicator
  • The BOM explosion and the NETPL planning indicator

Answer : The BOM explosion, the NETCH, and the NETPL planning indicators

Which of the following items of master data are needed for repetitive manufacturing? (Choose three)


Options are :

  • Repetitive manufacturing profile (Correct)
  • Production supply area
  • Production version (Correct)
  • Product cost collector (Correct)

Answer : Repetitive manufacturing profile Production version Product cost collector

For which of the following objects can you enter a confirmation? (Choose two)


Options are :

  • Production order operation (Correct)
  • Work Center
  • Trigger Point
  • Production order (Correct)

Answer : Production order operation Production order

Which activity can trigger an automatic availability check for the components of a production order?


Options are :

  • Goods receipt for a missing part
  • Order release (Correct)
  • Order rescheduling
  • Material staging

Answer : Order release

Which of the following scheduling types can only be used in capacity planning?


Options are :

  • Midpoint (Correct)
  • Backward
  • Forward
  • Only capacity requirements

Answer : Midpoint

Which of the following elements can be used in a process order? (Choose three)


Options are :

  • Suboperations (Correct)
  • Process instructions (Correct)
  • Parallel sequences
  • Relationships (Correct)

Answer : Suboperations Process instructions Relationships

Which objects can affect the calculation of capacity requirements for an operation? (Choose three)


Options are :

  • Formulas (work center) (Correct)
  • Transport time (routing)
  • In-house production time (material master)
  • Operation control key (routing) (Correct)
  • Standard values (routing) (Correct)

Answer : Formulas (work center) Operation control key (routing) Standard values (routing)

Which option for selecting a routing exists when you create a production order?


Options are :

  • Manual selection based on the list of routings maintained in the material master
  • Automatic selection of a reference operation set
  • Automatic selection based on the selection ID in the material master
  • Manual selection based on settings in the order type-dependent parameters (Correct)

Answer : Manual selection based on settings in the order type-dependent parameters

Where can you define the default storage location for the material component of a production order? (Choose three)


Options are :

  • Production supply area of a work center (Correct)
  • Production version (product) (Correct)
  • Routing
  • Material master (component) (Correct)

Answer : Production supply area of a work center Production version (product) Material master (component)

In which master data object do you set the standard values for an operation?


Options are :

  • Routing (Correct)
  • Work Center
  • Production Resource/Tool (PRT)
  • Material Master

Answer : Routing

When analyzing the SAP ECC order report for a planned order for a finished product, you discover that one of the assemblies will not be available in time for the scheduled final assembly because of automatic forward scheduling. Which planning procedure do you use to create a feasible production plan from a requirements planning perspective?


Options are :

  • Multi-level single-item planning with the "display material list" option
  • Total planning online
  • Multi-level single-item planning with the "simulation mode" option (Correct)
  • Interactive single-item planning for the delayed assembly

Answer : Multi-level single-item planning with the "simulation mode" option

Which property applies for consumption with planning strategy 40 (planning with final assembly)?


Options are :

  • Consumption can increase the total originally planned production quantity. (Correct)
  • Consumption creates a static and binding assignment between the planned independent requirements and the customer requirements for the entire procurement process.
  • Consumption takes place with the planning material.
  • Consumption can reduce the total originally planned production quantity.

Answer : Consumption can increase the total originally planned production quantity.

Which of the following properties applies to multi-site planning in SAP ECC?


Options are :

  • The use of "scope of planning" is always mandatory for multi-site planning.
  • Multi-site planning can be activated using the corresponding planning strategy.
  • Both withdrawal from an alternative plant and stock transfer from another plant are defined via special procurement keys. (Correct)
  • When using one-step stock transfer posting, transfer stock is created in the receiving plant

Answer : Both withdrawal from an alternative plant and stock transfer from another plant are defined via special procurement keys.

You want to plan a finished material using material requirements planning in an SAP ECC system. The resulting planned orders should be scheduled using basic date scheduling (not lead-time scheduling). Which of the following properties for the resulting dependent requirements applies?


Options are :

  • If the individual material components are explicitly assigned to the operations of a routing, the requirement dates of the dependent requirements are scheduled at each start date of the operations.
  • In multi-level backward scheduling, dependent requirements are triggered at the start date for the planned order of the finished material. (Correct)
  • In multi-level backward scheduling, dependent requirements are calculated to the exact second.
  • When a customer order is created for the finished material, the dependent requirements are automatically triggered for the components in the bill of material without a planning run.

Answer : In multi-level backward scheduling, dependent requirements are triggered at the start date for the planned order of the finished material.

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