VTU Previous Year Question Papers BE CS Fifth Semester
Management and Entrepreneurship December 2010
Note: Answer any FIVE full questions, selecting at least TWO questions from each part
1 a.Define management. Explain the contributions of Taylor to the scientific management.
b. Briefly explain, whether management is a science or art.
2 a. Briefly explain the important steps in planning.
b. Explain the hierarchy of plans.
3 a. Briefly explain the principles of organization.
b. Briefly explain the steps in the selection procedure.
4 a. Briefly explain the Maslow’s hierarchy of needs.
b. Briefly explain some of the methods of establishing control.
5 a. Define the term ‘Entrepreneur’. Explain the functions of an entrepreneur, b. Explain the steps involved in the entrepreneurial process.
6 a. Define “small scale industry” and state the characteristics of a SSI.
b. Explain the WTO. State its functions.
7 a. What is the meaning of a “project”. State and explain the classification of projects,
b. Explain the project appraisal and its methods. Briefly explain any two methods.
8. Write short notes on the following :
b. Barriers in entrepreneurship
d. Project identification