Competitive Exams: Commerce MCQs (Practice_Test 11 of 99)

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  1. What is the kind of expenditure incurred on heavy advertising whose benefit is to continue for years to come?
    1. Revenue Expenditure
    2. Capital Expenditure
    3. Deferred Revenue Expenditure
    4. Prepaid Expenditure
  2. Consider the following statements The importance of the Memorandum of Association of a Joint-Stock Company is that
    1. It is an unalterable Charter of the company
    2. for the incorporation of every company, it is essential
    3. its objective is to express clearly the risks to its shareholders and members
    4. it ascertains the limit within which the company works and deals

    Which of these statements are correct?

    1. 1,2 and 3
    2. 2 and 4
    3. 1 and 3
    4. 1,2, 3 and 4
  3. According to Section 33 (2) of the Companies Act, a declaration stating that all the requirements of the Companies. Act and other formalities relating to registration have been corn-piled with, shall be signed by which one of the following?
    1. An Advocate of the Supreme Court or High Court
    2. An Attorney or a Pleader entitled to appear before the High Court
    3. A whole-time practicing Secretary or a Chartered Accountant in India and engaged in the formation of the Company
    4. A person named in the Articles of the

    Company as a Director/Manager/


  4. Financial audit in Joint-Stock Company in India is
    1. necessary
    2. voluntary
    3. statutory
    4. voluntary for companies which operate in certain activities only
  5. Select the pairs which are correctly matched
      • Statutory Audit
      • Review of various operations of a company
      • Management Audit
      • Verification of top level policy and its implications
      • Operational Audit
      • Examining the production planning and control operations
      • Internal Audit
      • According to the company objectives

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 1 and 2
    2. 1 and 3
    3. 2 and 3
    4. 1 and 4
  6. Consider the following statements: According to Section 34 of the Companies Act when a company is registered and a certificate of incorporation is issued by the Registrar, important consequences which follow ate that
    1. the company becomes a distinct entity
    2. the company acquires a perpetual succession
    3. a private company can commence its business immediately
    4. the company becomes owner of its properties

    Which of these statements are correct?

    1. 1 and 2
    2. 3 and 4
    3. 1,2, 3 and 4
    4. 1 and 3
  7. According to Section 385 of the Companies Act, which one of the following is not disqualified for the post of Manager in a company?
    1. An undercharged insolvent, or one who has at any time within the preceding five years been adjudged an insolvent
    2. One who suspends, or has at any time within the preceding five years suspended, payment to his creditors, or makes, or has at any time within the preceding five years made, a composition with them
    3. One who has not attained the age of 48 years
    4. One who is, or has at any time within the preceding five years been, convicted by a Court in India of an offence involving moral turpitude
  8. Internal Auditor is appointed by the
    1. Board of Directors of the Company
    2. Shareholders of the Company
    3. Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
    4. Company Secretary
  9. Consider the following statements: An ‘Internal-Audit’ is not a part of
    1. Continuous Statutory Audit
    2. Internal Check System
    3. Internal Control System

    Which of these statements are correct?

    1. 1,2 and 3
    2. 1 and 2
    3. 2 and 3
    4. 1 and 3
  10. In case of winding-up of a company, an official liquidator realizes the amount due and proceeds from the sale of the assets and distributes the same among the following:
    1. Preferential creditors
    2. Debenture holders
    3. Legal expenses and cost of liquidation
    4. Shareholders
    5. Unsecured creditors

    The correct sequence of distribution s

    1. 1, 2,3, 4,5
    2. 2, 4,5, 1,3
    3. 3, 1,2, 5,4
    4. 4, 2,5, 3,1
  11. Consider the following sacraments: The Auditor is generally expected to carry out the following in a particular seriatim:
    1. Verification of assets and liabilities
    2. Vouching of transactions
    3. Checking of valuation of assets and liabilities

    The correct chronological sequence of these acts is

    1. 1,3, 2
    2. 3,2, 1
    3. 2,1, 3
    4. 3,1, 2
  12. Which of the following chief characteristics of a Joint-stock Company are false?
    1. A company is a legal person
    2. A company has its separate entity
    3. A company has its citizenship
    4. A company owns, enjoys, sells and purchases properties in its name
    5. A company has voting rights and caste votes in its favour
    6. A company can sue and be sued against

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 1,3 and 6
    2. 2,4 and 5
    3. 3 and 5
    4. 2 and 4
  13. According to the Company Law, the First Ordinary General Meeting of the Company must be convened within
    1. 18 months of its incorporation
    2. 12 months of its incorporation
    3. 9 months of its incorporation
    4. 3 months of its incorporation
  14. Consider the following functions
    1. Checking of valuation and physical verification of assets
    2. Routine checking and vouching
    3. Scrutiny of internal check system

    The correct sequence of these functions to be performed by an Auditor during the course of auditing is

    1. 2,1, 3
    2. 3,1, 2
    3. 3,2, 1
    4. 1,2, 3
  15. Various plans that an organization may formulate are for-purpose or mission, objectives, strategies, policies, rules and procedures, programmes or projects and budget. These can be arranged in a hierarchy because higher level plans give/generate lower level plans. Identify the correct Order according to hierarchy of plans from amongst the following
    1. Purpose or mission, objectives, strategies, policies, rules and procedures, programmes or projects and budget
    2. Budget, objectives, policies, rules and procedures, purpose or mission, strategies and programmes or projects
    3. Purpose or mission, objectives, policies, strategies, programmes or projects, budget and rules and procedures
    4. Strategies, objectives, policies, purpose or mission, programmes or projects, rules and procedures, and budget