1. Read the audiotranscript
with a partner or change some of the information to adapt it to
Write a problem statement for your work or research project (6
– 8 sentences). View the accompanying two Power Point presentations
on details of how to write this assignment.
3. Write four questions
beginning with “Why” when discussing the problem to be solved
or addressed in your work or research, and then answer them. The
question does not have to come directly from the listening exercise.
Example: Why are conventional process capability indices (PCIs)
Answer: They can neither objectively assess quality and delivery
time nor identify the relationship between PCIs and yield rate.
Example: Why are you concerned with solving this problem?
Answer: Because an increasing number of wireless communication
systems use this technology to transmit information