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Standard Grade Business Management

Standard Grade Business Management Unit 1 Revision Please return this booklet to your teacher

Unit 1 Revision

Please return this booklet to your teacher

General Questions Standard Grade Business Management Unit 1.1 – Revision Homework 1   Give one

General Questions

Standard Grade Business Management

Unit 1.1 – Revision

Homework

Grade Business Management Unit 1.1 – Revision Homework 1   Give one advantage and one disadvantage

1

1
 

Give one advantage and one disadvantage to JJB Sports PLC of being a public limited company.

(2 KU)

2

Give 2 advantages of a partnership compared to a sole trader.

(2 KU)

3

What sector of industry is manufacturing?

(1 KU)

Credit Questions

 

1 “Receiving the raw materials and delivering the finished products involves a complex sequence of actions, adding value at each stage of production.”

 
 

Explain the term “adding value”.

(1 KU)

2 Which sector of industry do the following operate in?

 

IKEA the furniture chain

BMW the car manufacturer

BP the Oil Refinery

(3 KU)

3 “Car Company Jaguar are planning to cut jobs at their assembly factories, with some staff changing to service roles.”

 

Some staff will change to service roles.

(a)

Explain what this means.

(1 KU)

(b)

What possible implications will this have for the staff involved?

(3DM)

General Questions Standard Grade Business Management Unit 1.2 – Revision Homework 1 Explain the term

General Questions

Standard Grade Business Management

Unit 1.2 – Revision

Homework

Grade Business Management Unit 1.2 – Revision Homework 1 Explain the term Entrepreneur. (1 KU) 2

1

Explain the term Entrepreneur.

(1 KU)

2

2
 

Other than the aims stated above, suggest an additional aim that would be suitable for the NHS.

(1 DM)

3

Give one reason why it is important for organisations to have aims.

(1 KU)

4

Identify 3 skills or qualities that an entrepreneur might have.

(3 KU)

5

Suggest 2 possible aims of Marks and Spencer PLC.

(2 DM)

Credit Questions

 

1 Suggest a suitable type of business organisation that an entrepreneur could choose to set up. Justify your choice.

(2 DM)

2 Body Shop’s aim is to be environmentally friendly. What steps can the Body Shop take to ensure that it meets these objectives?

(3 DM)

3 Mickey Cream Ices Ltd manufactures Ice Cream in its factory in MiniTown.

 

(a)

What type of business organisation is Mickey Cream Ices?

(b)

Describe 2 features of this type of business organisation.

(3 KU)

General Questions Standard Grade Business Management Unit 1.3 – Revision Homework 1 Explain what is

General Questions

Standard Grade Business Management

Unit 1.3 – Revision

Homework

Grade Business Management Unit 1.3 – Revision Homework 1 Explain what is meant by a line
1 Explain what is meant by a line relationship. (1 KU) 2 Give 2 disadvantages
1
Explain what is meant by a line relationship.
(1 KU)
2
Give 2 disadvantages created by a long chain of command.
(2 KU)
3
A
B
(a)
Copy and identify the 2 organisation structures shown above.
(2 KU)
(b)
Give one advantage and one disadvantage of the structure of
organisation B.
(2 KU)
4
Suggest 2 reasons why a business may change its structure.
(2 DM)
Credit Questions
1
Asda has a tall organisational structure.
(a) Suggest and describe an alternative organisation structure for
Asda.
(2 DM)
(b) What effects will this restructuring have on Asda’s:
(i) Chain of Command
(ii) Span of Control
(4 KU)
TOTAL
11 KU
4 DM

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