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Multiple choice questions: advanced

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This activity contains 10 questions.

Question 1.
Internal records are an important source of information. Which of the following are not deemed as internal records?

 
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Question 2.
Dunn and Bradstreet is the world's largest research organisation that specialises in information management and marketing intelligence. Which is one of its largest subsidiaries that are focused upon the retail industry?

 
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Question 3.
There are various types of research designed to obtain different types of information. What type of research is used to define problems and suggest hypotheses?

 
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Question 4.
Which of the following is not a defined use of marketing research?

 
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Question 5.
Which of the following is not a sales forecasting method?

 
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Question 6.
What type of research would be appropriate in the following situation?

Nestlé wants to investigate the impact of children on their parents' decisions to buy breakfast foods.

 
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Question 7.
What type of research would be appropriate in the following situation?

A college or university bookshop wants to get some insights into how students feel about the shop's merchandise, prices and service.

 
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Question 8.
What type of research would be appropriate in the following situation?

L'Oreal wants to determine whether a new line of deodorants for teenagers will be profitable.

 
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Question 9.
Why is market research an essential tool for the marketing manager?

 
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Question 10.
The Internet is a powerful mechanism for conducting research. However it does have its drawbacks. Which of the following signify these drawbacks?

 
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