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# Cost incurred towards __________ in a chemical plant is a component of the utilities cost.

B. Running a control laboratory

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# The payback method for the measurement of return on investment

A. Gives a correct picture of profitability

B. Underemphasises liquidity

C. Does not measure the discounted rate of return

D. Takes into account the cash inflows after the recovery of investments

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# Expenditure on research and development (R & D) is categorised as the __________, while making an estimate of the total product cost for a chemical plant.

D. Direct production cost

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# __________ of depreciation calculation does not take into account the interest on investments.

C. Sum of the years-digits method

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# Functional depreciation of an equipment is the measure of decrease in its value due to its

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# Effective and nominal interest rates are equal, when the interest is compounded

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# Which of the following is not a component of depreciation cost?

A. Repairs and maintenance cost

B. Loss due to obsolescence of the equipment

C. Loss due to decrease in the demand of product

D. Loss due to accident/breakdown in the machinery

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# Gantt chart (or Bar chart) is helpful in

A. Efficient utilisation of manpower and machines

B. Preparing production schedule

C. Efficient despatching of products

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# According to six-tenths-factor rule, if the cost of a given unit at one capacity is known, then the cost of similar unit with '' times the capacity of the first unit is approximately equal to __________ times the cost of the initial unit.

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# The amount of compounded interest during 'n' interest periods is

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# Which of the following is not a component of the working capital for a chemical process plant?

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# Effluent treatment cost in a chemical plant is categorised as the __________ cost.

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# A machine has an initial value of Rs. 5000, service life of 5 years and final salvage value of Rs. 1000. The annual depreciation cost by straight line method is Rs.

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# With increase in the discounted cash flow rate of return, the ratio of the total present value to the initial investment of a given project

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# The total investment in a project is Rs. 10 lakhs and the annual profit is 1.5 lakhs. If the project life is 10 years, then the simple rate of return on investment is

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# In which of the electric power generation system, the operating cost is minimum?

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# Which of the following is not a mathematical method for evaluation of profitability of a chemical process plant?

B. Rate of return on investment

D. Discounted cash flow based on full life performance

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# If the interest rate of 10% per period is compounded half yearly, the actual annual return on the principal will be __________ percent.

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# Relative cost of chemical process plants in India is about __________ percent more than the similar plants in U.S.A.

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# The depreciation during the year 'n', in diminishing balance method of depreciation calculation, is calculated by multiplying a fixed percentage 'N' to the

B. Book value at the end of (n - 1)th year

C. Depreciation during the (n - 1)th year

D. Difference between initial cost and salvage value

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# Break-even point is the point of intersection of

A. Fixed cost and total cost

B. Total cost and sales revenue

C. Fixed cost and sales revenue

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# __________ method for profitability evaluation of a project does not account for investment cost due to land.

D. Rate of return on investment

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# Depreciation

A. Costs (on annual basis) are constant when the straight line method is used for its determination

B. Is the unavoidable loss in the value of the plant, equipment and materials with lapse in time

C. Does figure in the calculation of income tax liability on cash flows from an investment

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# The __________ of a chemical company can be obtained directly from the balance sheet as the difference between current assets and current liabilities.

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# The ratio of gross annual sales to the fixed capital investment is termed as the __________ ratio.

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# Maximum production start up cost for making a chemical plant operational is about __________ percent of the fixed capital cost.

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# Personnel working in the market research group is responsible for the job of

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# Which of the following ceramic packing materials is the costliest of all?

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# If an amount R is paid at the end of every year for 'n' years, then the net present value of the annuity at an interest rate of i is

A. R [{(1 + i)^{n} - 1}/ i ]

B. R [{(1 + i)^{n} - 1}/ i (1 + i)^{n}]

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# Equipment installation cost in a chemical process plant ranges from __________ percent of the purchased equipment cost.