Case Studies

Tackling questions based on case study

Dear students

You already know that as per new pattern , questions based on case study can be asked in exam .These type of questions are introduced  to check students ability to understand and apply his/her knowledge to given situation .
  • Do not fear the questions based on case study.  If you are well prepared and have through understanding of chapter, those questions will not be difficult
  • Case study questions are lengthy but answers to them are generally short.
  • Read Case study carefully, do not jump to conclusion without reading entire case study
  • Before reading case study, read the question given under it. It will save your precious time of reading long case study again and again.
  • Practice Case study questions from sample papers and previous year papers

Example of case study question (question 20 From CBSE Sample paper -2016)

Q20  Joseph Bros. was a firm manufacturing jute lamp shades. It uses left over jute pieces from various jute factories to manufacture economical lamp shades which are supplied to various hotels in nearby towns. It employs men and women from nearby villages as workers for creating good lamp shade designs.Joseph Bros., is not able to meet its targets. Namish, the supervisor of the company, was told to analyse the reasons for the poor performance. Namish found following problems and suggested certain solutions in the working of the business. The number of workers employed was less than what was required for the work. As a result, the existing workers were overburdened. The firm decided to search for new workers and it asked the present employees to introduce candidates or recommend their friends and relatives to the firm. This enabled the firm in "putting people to jobs" and assured attainment of objectives according to plans.
a) Identify the functions of management being performed by the firm in the above situation.
b) Name the concept and its source used by the firm to attract more workers for the firm.
c) State any two values being followed by Jacob Bros. (4 Marks )

(a) Staffing and Controlling
(b) Recruitment, External Source of Recruitment (Recommendations of employees)
Values being followed by Joseph Bros. :(any other suitable value.)
(i) Creating employment opportunities.
(ii) Utilizing resources efficiently by using leftover clothes.

Check video on how to deal with case studies

Dear students

Must watch this video to get guidance for  tackling case study questions



Developing skill to attempt board questions 

By Mr. R K Mahajan sir 

Click link below to check chapter wise case Studies

1 Nature and Significance of Management        Click here for solutions
2 Principles of Management                            Click here for solutions
3 Business Environment                                 Click here for solutions
4 Planning 
5 Organising                                                  Click here for solutions 
6 Staffing                                                       Click here for solutions 
7 Directing 
8 Controlling 
9 Financial Management 
10 Financial Markets                                     Click here for solutions 
11 Marketing Management 
12 Consumer Protection                                 Click here for solutions contributed by Latangi Bhalla


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