Physical Distribution in Marketing: Definition, Functions & Importance


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A group of activities associated with the supply of finished product is called what?

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1. Which is NOT one of the key functions within physical distribution?

2. Physical distribution accounts for what percentage of the marketing budget?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet will gauge your knowledge of the function of physical distribution in marketing. Topics addressed include the key components and the key functions of physical distribution.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • Key functions of physical distribution
  • Percentage of distribution in the marketing budget
  • Products not processed in a warehouse
  • Strategically designed standards for customer satisfaction

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz will let you practice the following skills:

  • Interpreting information - verify you can read information regarding the key functions of physical distribution and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the percentage of distribution in the marketing budget
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related business lesson

Additional Learning

To learn more, review the corresponding lesson, Physical Distribution in Marketing: Definition, Functions & Importance. This lesson will help you:

  • Understand physical distribution
  • Describe the importance of such distribution
  • Identify how physical distribution is managed
  • Explain each of the key functions in physical distribution
  • Appreciate how costs are a large component in the budget