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Corporate Strategy - Corporate Strategy Questions

11:  

Strategic planning is concerned with

A.

making decisions with regard to establishing long term and short-term objectives to achieve the organisation's mission

B.

making decisions with regard to formulating policies to guide the organisation in establishing objectives, choosing a strategy and implementing the chosen strategy

C.

making decisions with regard to determining the organisation's mission

D.

All of these.

 
 

Option: D

Explanation :


12:  

Match the following

List-I (Thinkers)                                         List-II (Role)

(A) John A. Pearce and Richard B.                 1. Strategic Management

(B) Lawrance, R. Jauch & William F. Glueck   2. Strategy Management

(C) H. I. Ansoff                                             3. Implanting Strategic

                                                                       Management

(D) A. Sharplin                                             4. Business Policy and Strategic

                                                                       Management

                                                                   5. Management

A.

(A) (B) (C) (D)

1    2    3    4

B.

(A) (B) (C) (D)

3    1    2    4

C.

(A) (B) (C) (D)

1    4    3    2

D.

(A) (B) (C) (D)

5    3    2    4

 
 

Option: C

Explanation :


13:  

Match the following

List-I (Thinkers)                   List-II (Books)

(A) Henry Mintzberg              1. The structure of unstructured decision process

(B) Haspelslagh                      2. Portfolio Planing

(C) Derek, F. Abell and John   3. Strategic Market Planning

(D) Hofer & Schendel             4. Strategy formulation : Analytical Concept

                                             5. Policy

A.

(A) (B) (C) (D)

5    1    3    2

B.

(A) (B) (C) (D)

3    4    2    1

C.

(A) (B) (C) (D)

1    2    3    4

D.

(A) (B) (C) (D)

1    3    5    4

 
 

Option: C

Explanation :


14:  

Which is the advantage of takeovers?

A.

It create mobility of resources from one activity to another activity

B.

It provide easy growth opportunities

C.

It ensure management accountability

D.

All of the above

 
 

Option: D

Explanation :


15:  

The matching stage corporate portfolio analysis includes

A.

The Boston Consulting Group

B.

The Strategic Position and Action Evaluation Matrix

C.

The Threats Opportunities Weaknesses Strengths Matrix

D.

All of the above

 
 

Option: D

Explanation :




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