Tourism Administration & Management Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams | Tourism Administration & Management Quiz Set 9

Questions
1 Which is the proper progression in Maslow’s hierarchy of needs ?
1 Belonging, physical needs, safety, esteem and self-actualization
2 Safety, physical needs, belonging, esteem and self-actualization
3 Physical needs, safety,belonging, self-actualization and esteem
4 Physical needs, safety,belonging, esteem and self-actualization

Answer: Physical needs, safety,belonging, esteem and self-actualization
2 Arrange the following steps involved in the ‘Information System Development Cycle’ in the logical sequence. Use code given below the steps :

(a)Instalation of the System

(b)Operation of the System

(c)Conceptualisation of the System

(d)Development of the System

Code :
1 (a), (b), (c), (d)
2 (a), (c), (d), (b)
3 (d), (c), (b), (a)
4 (c), (d), (a), (b)

Answer: (c), (d), (a), (b)
3 Planning involves __________ .
1 Establishing objectives and specifying how they are accomplished.
2 Evaluating whether outcomes match objectives.
3 Managing action that focus resources on achieving sustained competitive advantage.
4 Determining fit between organizational competencies and opportunities and threats.

Answer: Establishing objectives and specifying how they are accomplished.
4 Cash flow statement classifies cash flow according to :
1 Inflow and Outflow
2 Operating, investing and financing activities
3 Operating and non-operating flows
4 Sources and application of funds

Answer: Operating, investing and financing activities
5 Valuing the inventory in ‘trade at net realisable value or cost price whichever is lower’ is an example of the convention:
1 Conservatism
2 Consistency
3 Matching
4 Dual Aspect

Answer: Conservatism
6 Arrange the following measures of computation of cost of equity in the ascending order of accuracy use code given below :

(a)Dividend-Price Ratio

(b)Earning-Price Ratio

(c)Dividend-Price Plus Growth Ratio

(d)Capital Asset Pricing Model

Code :
1 (d), (c), (b), (a)
2 (b), (a), (c), (d)
3 (a), (b), (c), (d)
4 (c), (d), (a), (b)

Answer: (a), (b), (c), (d)
7 Accordingly to behavioural segmentation, buyers are divided into groups based on :
1 Knowledge, attitude,use or response to a product
2 Occupation, Education, Religion of the Consumers
3 Age, gender, family size
4 Region, density of population, climate

Answer: Knowledge, attitude,use or response to a product
8 Which one of the following is not a segmentation variable as per psychographic segmentation ?
1 Social Class
2 Life style
3 Family Life Cycle
4 Personality

Answer: Family Life Cycle
9 Antarctic tourism is ostensibly managed by the provisions of the Antarctic treaty, signed in :
1 1949
2 1959
3 1969
4 1979

Answer: 1959
10 “Caring for the earth : A strategy for sustainability” that lists one of its nine principles for sustainable development as to “enable communities to care for their own environments” was adopted in 1991 by :
1 UNDP
2 PATA
3 IUCN
4 Tourism concern

Answer: IUCN
11 Neopopulism refers to an emp hasis on ‘community’ and on ‘participation’ in taking into a account on the following :
1 Income and employment
2 Development and conservation
3 Displacement and rehabilitation
4 Tokenism and empowerment

Answer: Development and conservation
12 CBSE/NTA/UGC NET Previous Years’ Solved Papers ©GkSeries.com Name the city where the first Ecotourism Summit and Declaration on Ec otourism was held :
1 Tokyo
2 Cape Town
3 The Hague
4 Quebec

Answer:Quebec
13 Which one of the following is correctly matched ?
1 A comprehensive examination of a marketing problem-Problem Accountingto understand its origin and nature
2 Interviews with people very knowledgeable about the-Experience Survey general topic to be investigated.
3 Interviews with lead users of the technology-User Survey
4 Data originated by the researcher specifically to address-Secondary Data

Answer: Interviews with people very knowledgeable about the-Experience Survey general topic to be investigated.
14 A distribution with positive kurtosis has many scores in the tails is known as :
1 Leptokurtic
2 Bimodal
3 Randomization
4 Platykurtic

Answer: Leptokurtic
15 The “Stem-and-leaf display” is a technique that is closely related to the :
1 Pareto diagram
2 Boxplots
3 Histogram
4 Mapping

Answer: Histogram

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