Business Studies Multiple Choice Question – 17 February 2018

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Which ONE of the following are examples of how entrepreneurs can use market mapping?

Select ONE answer only:

  1. To identify market prices
  2. To identify the location of competitor businesses
  3. To identify where competing products fall across two dimensions
  4. To identify the best location for a new business
  5. To advertise to customers where the business is located

Explain one disadvantage to a business of using a market map?

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This is multiple choice question is suitable for Business Studies KS4 classes.

The answer is 3 – Market mapping is used to illustrate where existing products in a market fall in relation to two variables considered important to customers. These variables are two-dimensional (eg high price versus low price, high quality versus low quality) and form the X and Y axis on the map. Once existing products in a particular market have been plotted, potential gaps in the market can be identified.

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Business Studies Multiple Choice Question – 16 February 2018

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Which ONE of the following are examples of how entrepreneurs can use market mapping?

Select ONE answer only:

  1. To identify a gap in the market
  2. To identify where competing products fall across four dimensions
  3. To identify the location of competitor businesses
  4. To identify the best location for a new business
  5. To advertise to customers where the business is located

Explain one benefit to a business of using a market map?

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This is multiple choice question is suitable for Business Studies KS4 classes.

The answer is 1 – Market mapping is used to illustrate where existing products in a market fall in relation to two variables considered important to customers. These variables are two-dimensional (eg high price versus low price, high quality versus low quality) and form the X and Y axis on the map. Once existing products in a particular market have been plotted, potential gaps in the market can be identified.

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Business Studies Multiple Choice Question – 15 February 2018

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Which ONE of the following is the correct definition of ‘branding’ in a business context?

Select ONE answer only:

  1. Sales staff presenting the benefits of a product to potential customers
  2. Giving a product a distinctive name to make it stand out from other products
  3. Making a mark on a product with a hot iron
  4. Communicating with customers about products through the mail
  5. Communicating with customers about products through social media

Explain one advantage to a business of investing in “branding” its products?

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This is multiple choice question is suitable for Business Studies KS4 classes.

The answer is 2 – Branding is a form of promotion which aims to enhance a product’s value. Option A and D are also types of promotion, but A is personal selling, and D is direct mail. Option C is a definition of branding, but not in the business sense!

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Accounting Multiple Choice Question – 14 February 2018

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Wood Pigeon Ltd has provided a list of its assets and liabilities as at 31 December 2017 as follows:

  • Long-Term Assets £400k
  • Inventory £185k
  • Accounts Receivables £140k
  • Bank Account £110k
  • Cash £50K
  • Accounts Payable £165k
  • Long-term Bank Loan £800k
  • Reserves £250k
  • Share Capital £200k
  • Revenue £4,800k
  • Cost-of-Sales £3,400k
  • Net Profit Margin £600k
  • Purchases £1,800k

What is Wood Pigeon’s Capital Gearing percentage ratio?

Select ONE answer:

  1. 64.00
  2. 65.00
  3. 66.00
  4. 67.00
  5. 68.00

Show your workings to arrive at your answer, and explain and justify your reasons:

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This is multiple choice question is suitable for Accounting KS5 classes.

The answer is 1 – £800k / (£800k + £250k + £200k) * 100 = 64.00%

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Accounting Multiple Choice Question – 13 February 2018

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Wood Pigeon Ltd has provided a list of its assets and liabilities as at 31 December 2017 as follows:

  • Long-Term Assets £400k
  • Inventory £185k
  • Accounts Receivables £140k
  • Bank Account £110k
  • Cash £50K
  • Accounts Payable £165k
  • Long-term Bank Loan £800k
  • Reserves £250k
  • Share Capital £200k
  • Revenue £4,800k
  • Cost-of-Sales £3,400k
  • Net Profit Margin £600k
  • Purchases £1,800k

What is Wood Pigeon’s Trade Payable Days ratio?

Select ONE answer:

  1. 18.38
  2. 33.46
  3. 2.93
  4. 19.86
  5. 1.82

Show your workings to arrive at your answer, and explain and justify your reasons:

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This is multiple choice question is suitable for Accounting KS5 classes.

The answer is 2 – £165k / £1,800k * 365 days = 33.46 days

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Accounting Multiple Choice Question – 12 February 2018

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Wood Pigeon Ltd has provided a list of its assets and liabilities as at 31 December 2017 as follows:

  • Long-Term Assets £400k
  • Inventory £185k
  • Accounts Receivables £140k
  • Bank Account £110k
  • Cash £50K
  • Accounts Payable £165k
  • Long-term Bank Loan £800k
  • Reserves £250k
  • Share Capital £200k
  • Revenue £4,800k
  • Cost-of-Sales £3,400k
  • Net Profit Margin £600k
  • Purchases £1,800k

What is Wood Pigeon’s Trade Receivable Days ratio?

Select ONE answer:

  1. 18.38
  2. 10.65
  3. 2.93
  4. 19.86
  5. 1.82

Show your workings to arrive at your answer, and explain and justify your reasons:

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This is multiple choice question is suitable for Accounting KS5 classes.

The answer is 2 – £140k / £4,800k * 365 days = 10.65 days

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Accounting Multiple Choice Question – 11 February 2018

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Wood Pigeon Ltd has provided a list of its assets and liabilities as at 31 December 2017 as follows:

  • Long-Term Assets £400k
  • Inventory £185k
  • Accounts Receivables £140k
  • Bank Account £110k
  • Cash £50K
  • Accounts Payable £165k
  • Long-term Bank Loan £800k
  • Reserves £250k
  • Share Capital £200k
  • Revenue £4,800k
  • Cost-of-Sales £3,400k
  • Net Profit Margin £600k
  • Purchases £1,800k

What is Wood Pigeon’s Rate of Inventory Turnover (times per year) ratio?

Select ONE answer:

  1. 18.38
  2. 10.65
  3. 2.93
  4. 19.86
  5. 1.82

Show your workings to arrive at your answer, and explain and justify your reasons:

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This is multiple choice question is suitable for Accounting KS5 classes.

The answer is 1 – £3,400k / £185k = 18.38

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