Time and Motion Study.

Q41. Write short note about time and motion study:

  1. Meaning
  2. Objectives
  3. Procedure or steps.


  1. Meaning: That study is concerned with the determination of Standard Time required by a person of average ability to perform job. Motion study is concerned with determining the proper method of performing a job so that there are no wasteful movements.
  2. Objectives:
    1. Determining quick and efficient method of performing each operation.
    2. Standardization of equipment, method, working condition and material.
    3. Determining Time require to perform each activity by a average worker.
    4. Fixation of piece rate and incentives.
  3. Procedure of time and motion study:


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