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Monday, March 19, 2018

Dibrugarh University Question Papers: Small Business Management (May' 2017)


2017 (May)
COMMERCE
(General)
Course: 604
(Small Business Management)
Time: 3 hours
The figures in the margin indicate full marks for the questions
(New Course)
Full Marks: 80
Pass Marks: 24
1. (a) Write ‘True’ or ‘False’:                                        1x4=4
a)      Small-scale industries are suited for creation of employment.
b)      Small-scale industries are capital-intensive.
c)       Management and control of small-scale firm is in the hand of owner.
d)      Good branding serves as a silent promoter.
    (b) Fill up the blanks with appropriate words:                                                                 1x4=4
a)      Production is meant for ____ of goods. [Marketing/consumption]
b)      Innovation is important in modern time because of ____.  [Tremendous growth of service sector/stiff competition]
c)       The first step for product planning is ____.  [Idea formulation/commercialization]
d)      The Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Act were passed in the year ____.  [2006/1986]

2. Write short notes on (any four):                                           4x4=16

a)      Advantages of small-scale enterprises.
b)      Quality control technology for small business.
c)       Types of working capital.
d)      Channels of distribution.
e)      Sales Promotion.
f)       E-commerce and small business.
3. (a) Define small-scale industry? Discuss the relationship between small-scale and large-scale unit.   3+8=11
Or
(b) Explain the different types of micro and small enterprises and their characteristics.           4+7=11

4. (a) What do you understand by plant location? Discuss the different factors to be taken into consideration while selecting the location of an industrial unit.                           4+7=11
Or
(b) Discuss the various schemes initiated by the Government to encourage technology upgradation in small-scale enterprises in India.                                                        11

5. (a) Discuss the nature of various financial requirements in a small-scale enterprises.                   11
Or
(b) What is fixed capital? Discuss the various sources of fixed capital.                      3+8=11

6. (a) Define marketing. Discuss the various marketing problems faced by the small-scale enterprises.  3+8=11
Or
(b) Explain the advantages and limitations of advertising.                                              6+5=11

7. (a) Define industrial sickness and reference to small-scale industry. Enumerate signals and symptoms of industrial sickness.                                              2+10=12
Or
(b) Explain the concept of capacity utilization with the help of installed capacity and idle capacity.   12
(Old Course)
Full Marks: 80
Pass Marks: 32
1. Write True or False:                                    1x8=8
a)      Small-scale units use local resources.
b)      Directorate of Industries is the State level apex body for promotion of small-scale industries.
c)       Small-scale industries spend heavy amount in advertising.
d)      Small enterprises are privately owned and operated business.
e)      SIDO is the apex body in the country for promotion of small-scale industries.
f)       Production is meant for consumption of goods.
g)      Reason behind existence of idle capacity in small-scale enterprise is abundance of working capital.
h)      Small-scale industries are not suited for creation of employment.
2. Write short notes on (any four):                           4x4=16
a)      Market assessment.
b)      Qualities of salesman.
c)       Production planning.
d)      Quality control.
e)      Production design.
f)       Plant layout.
3. (a) Discuss the characteristics of small business enterprises and examine its role in Indian context     5+6=11
Or
(b) Discuss the features of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Act, 2006.                 11
4. (a) Explain the role of small enterprises in the development of a nation.                                        11
Or
(b) Discuss the determinants of working capital in small business enterprises.                                11
5. (a) Write a note on the sources of working capital for small-scale industries.                                11
Or
(b) What is technology? Discuss the various schemes, initiated by the Government to encourage technology upgradation in small-scale enterprise in India.                                                   4+7=11
6. (a) Critically examine the marketing problems faced by the small-scale enterprises in North-East India.                              11
Or
(b) Examine the impact of pricing decision in small business enterprises.                                  11
7. (a) Define industrial sickness with reference to small-scale industry. Enumerate signals and symptoms of industrial sickness.                                                              3+9=12
Or
(b) Enumerate the factors leading to idle capacity.                                           12