MCQ on Business Studies

MCQ on Business Studies

1-Which of the following is not the cause of depreciation?

(A) Obsolescence

(B) Reduction in market price

(C) Expiry of time

(D) Constant use


2-Control technique of critical path method was developed by


(B) General Motors

(C) General Electric Company

(D) Du Pont Company


3-Motivation, leadership and communication are the three main components of

(A) HR management

(B) direction

(C) goal-setting process

(D) supervision


4-Preliminary expense means

(A) contingent expense

(B) expense incurred before incorporation

(C) asset installation expense

(D) petty expense


5-Bill of lading is a document used in

(A) road transportation

(B) consignment business

(C) foreign trade

(D) wholesale trade


6-The expectancy theory of motivation was developed by

(A) BF Skinner

(B) Clayton Alderfer

(C) J Stacy Adams

(D) Victor H Vroom


7-In the theory of management, who stated the concept of separation of planning and control?

(A) Frederick W Taylor

(B) Henry Fayol

(C) Frank Gilberth

(D) Henry A Gantt


8-Revenue is considered as being earned, when

(A) process is going on

(B) sale is effected

(C) production is completed

(D) cash is received


9-Cognitive theory of motivation is based on

(A) reinforcement

(B) behavior

(C) perception

(D) need


10-“Management by results” means

(A) management by objective

(B) results from planning

(C) organizational result

(D) attainment of result



1-(B), 2-(D), 3-(B), 4-(B), 5-(B), 6-(D), 7-(A), 8-(D), 9-(B), 10-(A)