A Quiz About Commerce: MCQ! Trivia

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A Quiz About Commerce: MCQ! Trivia - Quiz

What do you know about commerce? Commerce has contributed considerably toward the economic development of society & quality of life of people and safeguard the supply of the right goods at the right time and place. Take the online quiz and see how much you know about the exchange of goods and services, telemarketing, and e-commerce.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is a Mail Order?

    • A.

      When a product is ordered and delivered by birds

    • B.

      When a product is ordered and delivered by mail

    • C.

      When a product is bought at the shop and taken home

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. When a product is ordered and delivered by mail
    Explanation
    A mail order refers to the process of ordering a product through mail and having it delivered to the customer's address. This method allows customers to browse through catalogs or websites, select the desired items, and then place an order by filling out an order form or sending a letter. The product is then shipped to the customer's location through the postal service or a courier. This method is convenient for customers who prefer to shop from the comfort of their homes and have the products delivered directly to them.

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  • 2. 

    A Classified ad is when something is advertised in a:

    Correct Answer
    newspaper
    Explanation
    A classified ad is a type of advertisement that is typically placed in a newspaper. It is a form of advertising where individuals or businesses can promote products, services, or job openings. Classified ads are usually organized into categories such as real estate, vehicles, and employment, making it easier for readers to find what they are looking for. By placing an ad in a newspaper, the advertiser can reach a wide audience and increase the chances of attracting potential customers or applicants.

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  • 3. 

    Door-to-door sales is when someone rings a house number and tells the owner about a product. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    • C.

      Sometimes

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The given statement is false. Door-to-door sales is not just about ringing a house number and telling the owner about a product. It involves a salesperson physically visiting people's homes to promote and sell products or services. They engage in face-to-face interactions, demonstrate the product, and try to convince the homeowner to make a purchase. It is a more personal and direct approach to sales compared to other methods.

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  • 4. 

    What kind of items do you get out of vending machines?

    • A.

      Food

    • B.

      Drinks

    • C.

      Pets

    • D.

      Babies

    • E.

      Houses

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Food
    B. Drinks
    Explanation
    Vending machines typically dispense food and drinks. These machines are commonly found in public places such as office buildings, schools, and train stations, providing convenient access to snacks, beverages, and sometimes even hot meals. While it is possible to find vending machines that sell items like pet supplies or baby products, these are less common compared to machines that primarily offer food and drinks. Houses are not typically obtained from vending machines, as they are large and complex items that require a different purchasing process.

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  • 5. 

    What do you call a person that delivers the mail?

    Correct Answer(s)
    postman
    mailman
    Explanation
    A person who delivers the mail is commonly referred to as a postman or a mailman. These terms are used interchangeably to describe the occupation of delivering mail to households and businesses. The postman or mailman is responsible for collecting, sorting, and distributing mail to the intended recipients. They play a crucial role in ensuring that letters, packages, and other mail items are delivered accurately and efficiently.

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  • 6. 

    Can Products be ordered from foreign countries other than Australia?

    • A.

      Yes

    • B.

      No

    Correct Answer
    A. Yes
    Explanation
    Products can be ordered from foreign countries other than Australia. This means that individuals have the option to purchase products from international sellers and have them shipped to Australia. This allows for a wider range of products and potentially better prices for consumers.

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  • 7. 

    How many people die a year from vending machines falling on top of them?

    • A.

      11

    • B.

      12

    • C.

      13

    • D.

      198

    Correct Answer
    A. 11
    Explanation
    The answer is 11 because it is the only option that is a reasonable number of deaths from vending machines falling on top of people. The other options (12, 13, 198) seem too high and unrealistic.

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  • 8. 

    Where can you purchase things for mail orders?

    • A.

      Internet

    • B.

      Catalogues

    • C.

      Shops

    • D.

      People

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Internet
    B. Catalogues
    Explanation
    You can purchase things for mail orders from the internet and catalogues. The internet provides a wide range of online stores and marketplaces where you can browse and buy products without physically visiting a shop. Catalogues, on the other hand, are printed or digital publications that showcase various products available for purchase. You can order items from catalogues by mail or through phone calls. Both the internet and catalogues offer convenient options for purchasing items without the need to visit physical shops.

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  • 9. 

    Where will you most commonly find a classified ad?

    • A.

      Newspaper

    • B.

      Television

    Correct Answer
    A. Newspaper
    Explanation
    Classified ads are commonly found in newspapers. Newspapers have traditionally been a popular medium for advertising, including classified ads. They provide a platform for individuals and businesses to advertise goods, services, job vacancies, and more. Newspapers have a wide readership, making them an effective way to reach a large audience. Additionally, newspapers are easily accessible and can be found in various locations such as homes, offices, cafes, and libraries. Therefore, it is common to find classified ads in newspapers.

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  • 10. 

    What is telemarketing?

    • A.

      When products are sold through television

    • B.

      Through telephone

    • C.

      Through person

    Correct Answer
    B. Through telephone
    Explanation
    Telemarketing refers to the practice of selling products or services through telephone communication. This involves contacting potential customers directly via phone calls to promote and sell products. It is a form of direct marketing where sales representatives make phone calls to individuals or businesses to pitch products, gather information, or generate leads. Telemarketing allows companies to reach a wide audience and engage in personalized sales conversations, making it an effective sales strategy.

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