Class 12 Business Studies - Planning HOTs. Higher Order Thinking Skills (HOTS) download and print
Q1) “Planning involves choice “Elaborate
Ans Planning involves choice from among various alternatives and activities.
Q2) “No smoking in office “ is an example of which type of plan?
Q3) Name the function of management is considered a base for all other function
Q4) Name the plan which specifies a detail step by step presentation of a job?
Q5) A company allows only eight leave for his employees during one year .Which type of plant is it?
Q6) Without one function of management the controlling function is not possible. Name the concerned function.
Q7) ‘No enterprises can achieve its objectives without systematic planning’. Do you agree with this ? Give any five reasons in support of your answer.
Is planning actually worth the huge costs involved ? Give 4 reasons
Ans Yes ,it is worth every amount spent on its .A company needs to plan because of the following benefits.(Explain 4 important of planning).
(b)Reduce risk of uncertainty
(c)Promotes innovative ideas.
Q8) “planning is not a guarantee of success of a business”. Comment
“sometimes planning fails in spite of the best efforts of management’. do you agree? Give any 5 reasons in support of your answers.
Why is it that organizations are not always able to accomplish all their objectives? 
Ans Hint: Yes, I agree with the statement ,planning though an important tool of management is not a remedy for all types of problems because it suffers from following limitations;[Explain any 4 limitation]
(b)Does not work in a dynamic environment
(d)Involves huge costs.
Q9) Name the type of plan in which expected results are expressed in numerical term
Q10) Name any two external factors due to which planning may not work.
Ans) (a) Political factors (b) Economic factors
Q11) MC Donald’s Co. Does not give its franchise to any other co. which is running food business. this is related to which type of plan?
Ans It is related to policy of the company.
Q12) In which step of planning process the planner make predictions and assumptions regarding future?
Ans “Setting up of planning premises for all alternatives” predictions are made.
Q13) IN which type of plan the sequence of activities to complete a job is determined
Ans under procedure
Q14) name the type of plan in which the moves of competitors is considered
Ans it is strategy
Q15) a company needs a detailed plan for its new project’construction of a shopping mall’ what type of plan is it?
Ans it’s a program
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