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Business Management - Business Management Multiple Choice Questions

11:  
Match the following
List-I                                                                      List-II
(a) Forecasting                                                 (i) Controlling
(b) Communication                                         (ii) Planning
(c) Selection of manager                               (iii) Leading
(d) Established performance standard      (iv) Staffing
A.
(a) (b) (c) (d)
(iv) (iii) (ii) (i)
B.
(a) (b) (c) (d)
(iii) (iv) (ii) (i)
C.
(a) (b) (c) (d)
(iii) (iv) (i) (ii)
D.
(a) (b) (c) (d)
(ii) (iii) (iv) (i)
 
 

Option: D

Explanation :


12:  
Assertion (A): The theory and hypotheses of Argyris suggest no relationship between personal development of the individual and the organisational situation.
Reason (R): The principles and the characteristics of a formal organisation, in the opinion of Argyris, are incongruent to the needs of adult human beings.
A.
A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.
B.
A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A.
C.

A is true but R is false.

D.

A is false but R is true.

 
 

Option: D

Explanation :


13:  
Assertion (A). Co-ordination implies the avoidance of all splintering efforts
Reason (R). One of the four benefits of coordination is unity of direction
A.
Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is correct explanation of A
B.
Both (A) and (R) are true but (R) is not a correct explanation of A
C.

A is true but R is false

D.

A is false but R is true

 
 

Option: B

Explanation :


14:  
Match the following:
List-I                                                                                List-II
(Theories of Leadership)                                         (Contributor)                                         
(a) The trait theory                                                     1 A.H.Maslow
(b) The situational theory                                         2. F.H. Sansford
(c) The follower theory                                              3. R.M. Stogdill
(d) The life cycle theory                                            4. Bernard
                                                                                     5. A.K.Korman
 
A.
(a) (b) (c) (d)
  4   3    2    5
B.
(a) (b) (c) (d)
 4   1     3    2 
C.
(a) (b) (c) (d)
  1   2    3   4
D.
(a) (b) (c) (d)
  1   3   2     4
 
 

Option: C

Explanation :


15:  
Assertion (A): The neglect of the human side of the organisation has been one of the major criticisms of Taylorism.
Reason (R). Taylor and his followers had viewed organisation mechanistically.
A.
A and R are true and R is the true explanation of A.
B.
A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A.
C.

A is true but R is false.

D.

A is false but R is true.

 
 

Option: A

Explanation :




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