What is Disintermediation? - Definition & Examples


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The concept of disintermediation is about the elimination of what role?

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1. Which of these might be eliminated in a business transaction involving the sale of a Dell computer?

2. All of these are benefits of disintermediation EXCEPT which?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This helpful quiz and worksheet will assess how much you know about disintermediation. The quiz requires you to be familiar with how the internet has impacted disintermediation.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Here's what the quiz covers:

  • The definition of 'disintermediation'
  • The eliminated party in a business transaction example
  • Benefits of disintermediation
  • The internet's impact on disintermediation
  • A role eliminated by purchasing airline or cruise tickets directly

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about disintermediation
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about benefits of disintermediation and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding a middleman eliminated by the ability to purchase airline or cruise tickets directly

Additional Learning

Learn more about this topic with the lesson titled What is Disintermediation? - Definition & Examples. Here's a quick glance at some topics in this lesson:

  • The popularity of disintermediation
  • Dell's disintermediation strategy
  • Disintermediation in banking