1. Dennis works for an international manufacturer for consumer electronics. He has been recently assigned to supervise and manage the manufacturing of a new model of flat-screen televisions. His supervisor congratulates Dennis on his expanded responsibilities. He informs Dennis that his new assignment will have the 1000 units of the new flat screen manufactured by September. Before Dennis begins manufacturing these new units he needs to determine the characteristics of his new product line, such as screen size, color, resolution e.t.c. which of the following tasks must Dennis perform prior to manufacturing the product?