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Tourism Administration & Management Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams | Tourism Administration & Management Quiz Set 38

Questions
1 Evaluating market segments include :

I. Analyzing segment size and growth

II. Considering company’s objectives and resources

III. Examining segment structural attractiveness

IV. Considering market accessibility From the above, which one of the following is correct ?

1 I, II and IV are correct
2 III and IV are correct
3 I, II and III are correct
4 II and IV are correct

Answer:I, II and III are correct
2 According to contingency approach to leadership, the focus is on the following factors :

A. Task requirements

B. Employees’ characteristics, expectation and behaviour

C. Leader’s position power

D. Organizational culture and policies

1 A and C are correct
2 B, C and D are correct
3 A, C and D are correct
4 A, B and D are correct

Answer:A, B and D are correct
3 Basic principles of tourism zoning include

(a) Conservation of specific environmental features

(b) Grouping of resort facilities and activities

(c) Mandatory clustering of facilities/attractions

(d) Maintenance of visual diversity of the above principles

:
1 (a) and (b) are correct
2 (c) and (d) are correct
3 (a), (b), (c) and (d) are correct
4 (a), (b) and (c) are correct

Answer:(a), (b), (c) and (d) are correct
4 Find the correct group of statements :

(a) Market mix elements include product, packaging, price and promotion.

(b) During the growth stage of product life cycle, product quality is improved and new product features and models are introduced.

(c) A company’s total marketing communications program called its ‘promotion mix’ consists of a blend of advertising, sales promotion, public relations and personal selling.

(d) Market skimming pricing involves setting a high price when the market is price insensitive.

Codes :
1 (a), (b), (c), (d) are correct
2 (a), (b), (c) are correct
3 (b), (c), (d) are correct
4 (a), (b), (d) are correct

Answer: (b), (c), (d) are correct
5 Consider the following statements and select the correct answers :

(i) At break-even point profits cease and losses begin.

(ii) Break-even analysis determines the required sales volume to generate a budgeted amount of profit.

(iii) Excess of actual sales revenue over the break-even sales revenue is known as margin of safety ratio.

(iv) Break-even chart is also known as cost-volume-profit graph.

1 Both (i) and (ii) are correct.
2 Both (ii) and (iv) are correct.
3 Both (iii) and (iv) are correct.
4 Both (i) and (iv) are correct.

Answer:Both (ii) and (iv) are correct.
6 Internal Rate of Return method of capital budgeting emphasis on

(a) Time Adjusted Rate of Return

(b) Marginal Efficiency of Capital

(c) Average Rate of Return

(d) Accounting Rate of Return

1 Both (a) and (b) are correct.
2 Both (c) and (d) are correct
3 Both (a) and (d) are correct
4 Both (a) and (c) are correct

Answer:Both (a) and (b) are correct.
7 A research proposal is prepared in a scientific and logical method. Arrange the first four steps of research proposal :

(a) Purpose of the research project

(b) Types of Research Design

(c) Defining Target Population and sample size

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(d) Specific research instruments

Use the following code to choose the correct option :

1 (a), (c) and (d) are correct
2 (a), (b) and (c) are correct
3 (a), (b) and (d) are correct
4 (b), (c) and (d) are correct

Answer:(a), (c) and (d) are correct
8 Find the correct group of statements.

(a) Local Agenda 21 emphasizes on “Community participation in Tourism Development”.

(b) Sustainable development principles are only applicable to ecotourism and mass tourism.

(c) Rural Tourism is the only model of conserving rural culture and heritage.

(d) Pro-poor tourism is a subset form of sustainable tourism.

Codes :
1 All are true
2 (a), (b), (c) are correct
3 (a), (b), (d) are correct
4 (a), (c), (d) are correct

Answer:(a), (b), (d) are correct
9 Find the correct group of statements :

(a) 100 percent Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in hotel sector in India will reduce the gap between the demand for and supply of hotel rooms.

(b) VISA upon arrival schemes of Government of India with increase Foreign tourist arrivals in India.

(c) Accessible Tourism will encourage differently abled tourists to visit tourist destinations in India.

(d) Tourism development now acts as a destroyer of ecology and environment an experienced at several tourism destination.

Codes :
1 All are true
2 (a), (b), (c) are correct
3 (a), (b), (d) are correct
4 (a), (c), (d) are correct

Answer:All are true
10 The major deterrents for travel are

I. Crimes at the destination

II. Bad image of the destination

III. Good weather at the destination

IV. Budget constraints for the tourist

Use the codes given below to choose the correct option.

1 I, II, III are correct.
2 II, III, IV are correct.
3 I, II and IV are correct.
4 I, III and IV are correct.

Answer:I, II and IV are correct.
11 The growth-share matrix (BCG-Matrix) is used as an analytical tool in

i. Brand Marketing

ii. New Product Development

iii. Strategic Management

iv. Portfolio Analysis

Codes :
1 Only i, ii and iv are true
2 Only ii, iii and iv are true.
3 Only i, iii and iv are true.
4 Only ii and iv are true

Answer: Only i, iii and iv are true.
12 The features of condominium hotels are

(i) Time sharing ownership is similar to condominium.

(ii) Each unit of condominium hotels has multiple owners.

(iii) The condominium management rents units according to the desires of the owners.

(iv) The purchaser does not buy real estate, but the long term right to use it.

The candidate has to find out the correct combination according to the code :

1 (i), (iii) and (iv) are correct.
2 (i), (ii) and (iii) are correct.
3 (ii), (iii) and (iv) are correct.
4 (ii) and (iii) are correct.

Answer:(i), (iii) and (iv) are correct.
13 For international airfare calculation Backhaul Check (BHC) is applied :

I. For one way journey

II. For circle trip journey

III. For all Higher Intermediate (FARE) Points (HIP)

IV. From origin to stop over point with higher NUC than origin to destination NUC.

1 I, II, III and IV are correct.
2 Only I is correct.
3 Only II is correct.
4 I and IV are only correct.

Answer:I and IV are only correct.
14 Affinity Charter comes into play

I. When an organisation decides to offer a trip to its members.

II. Members choose their individual destinations for the trip.

III. Cost-effective ticket prices are given to members.

IV. Organisation enters into a contractual agreement with a charter.

The candidate has to find the correct combination according to the code :

1 I, II and III are correct.
2 I and IV are correct.
3 II and III are correct.
4 I, III and IV are correct.

Answer:I and IV are correct.
15 Arrange the following Governmental efforts for tourism development in India in the sequence as they happened for the Nation :

I.“Incredible India” – Campaign

II. Formation of Ministry for Tourism, Govt. of India

III. National Tourism Policy

IV. Budgetary Allocation for Tourism by Govt. of India Codes :

1 I, II, III, IV
2 IV, II, III, I
3 IV, III, II, I
4 II, I, III, IV

Answer: IV, II, III, I

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