Stock Control In A Supermarket

6 Questions | Total Attempts: 36

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What happens when the stock is less that the minimum level?
    • A. 

      The system automatically reorders from the supplier

    • B. 

      The manager is notified

  • 2. 
    What is done if new stock arrives?
    • A. 

      An employee searches the database with the name of the product and adds/edits the record.

    • B. 

      The product is scanned using a barcode scanner. and the item is added/edited in the database.

  • 3. 
    Check the Pros of Stock Control
    • A. 

      It is mostly automatic

    • B. 

      It can be expensive

    • C. 

      In a system crash critical data might be lost

    • D. 

      Sales Reports can be generated

    • E. 

      It provides instant feedback

    • F. 

      Employees might not update new stocks

    • G. 

      Genreated sales reports can hepl predict sales and identify the best times to sell a specific item

    • H. 

      It needs Staff Training

  • 4. 
    When an item is sold the stock in the database is _______
  • 5. 
    Is a batch system usually used in a super market?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 6. 
    Data in a Stock control systemIt’s basically called a Database. Each row of the database is identified by an ________.  Other fields would record the product description, price, stock level (the number of items left in stock), minimum stock level (if the number of stock falls below this, it needs to be reordered), reorder quantity (how much it needs to reorder)