Ch 1: Introduction to Indian Commercial Organization

About This Chapter

Work through this comprehensive chapter for an introduction to Indian commercial organization. The chapter's bite-sized lessons and quizzes offer you a quick and efficient way to study these topics for exams, homework assignments or just for the fun of it.

Introduction to Indian Commercial Organization - Chapter Summary

This collection of engaging commerce lessons reviews the commercial organization of India. Take a look inside the chapter to study business activities, economic sectors, branches of commerce and more. Our expert instructors also examine Indian small and large businesses. The chapter is designed to help you:

  • Recognize different types of economic and business activity
  • Distinguish between three economic sectors
  • Understand the roles of small and large businesses in India
  • Identify the different branches of commerce
  • Evaluate the purpose of business objectives

As you complete each lesson, take the accompanying self-assessment quiz to make sure you fully understand the material. The chapter can be studied at any time that fits your schedule, and our instructors are available to answer your questions if you need any extra help. These lessons are also accessible on any Internet-connected device so you can study at home, at school or wherever you happen to be.

5 Lessons in Chapter 1: Introduction to Indian Commercial Organization
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Economic Activity: Definition & Examples

1. Economic Activity: Definition & Examples

Do you like making money? Economic activities should fit the bill! In this lesson, you'll learn more about economic activities, the various types and how non-economic activities differ from money-making ventures.

Business Activities: Definition & Types

2. Business Activities: Definition & Types

Business activities encompass all types of actions meant to help a company earn profits. In this lesson, you'll learn more about business activities, the various types, and how they're interconnected.

Economic Sectors: Primary, Secondary & Tertiary

3. Economic Sectors: Primary, Secondary & Tertiary

This lesson will seek to explain the different sectors of the economy. In doing so, it will concentrate on the primary sector, the secondary sector, and the tertiary sector. It will also highlight the service industry.

Commerce: Definition, Importance & Branches

4. Commerce: Definition, Importance & Branches

In this lesson, we learn what commerce is all about. We also learn the branches of commerce as well as the nature and functions of each branch. The lesson also examines the relationship between commerce, trade, and industry.

Business Objectives: Definition, Purpose & Types

5. Business Objectives: Definition, Purpose & Types

Objectives set by businesses are measurable steps toward a goal. In this lesson, you'll learn more about what business objectives are, what purpose they serve, and the various types of objectives.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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