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CBSE Class-10 Exam 2020 : Question Paper (Front Office Operations)

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CBSE Class-10 Exam 2020 : Question Paper (Front Office Operations)

  • Subject : Front Office Operations
  • Time allowed : 3 hours
  • Maximum Marks : 80


(Employability Skills)

Answer any 4 questions out of the given 6 questions of 1 mark each. 14=4

1. Which of the following is a declarative sentence ? 1
(A) Take the medicine after meal.
(B) Where are my keys ?
(C) I have a headache.
(D) When is your exam ?

2. To make the letters appear bold and in italics, which buttons will you press on the keyboard with Ctrl ? 1
(A) C and B
(B) V and I
(C) B and I
(D) P and B

3. Time management can be done by 1
(A) Living in the present
(B) Keeping yourself busy
(C) Making a time table
(D) Thinking positive

4. Who is a Fabian Entrepreneur ? 1
One who
(A) is lazy
(B) does not want to change
(C) adopts innovation
(D) does not cooperate

5. How can we save our planet from air pollution ? By 1

(A) not playing loud music
(B) not using plastics
(C) buying unnecessary things
(D) using public transport

6. Neha’s parents are going to get divorced. What kind of stress may she suffer from ? 1

(A) Mental stress
(B) Financial stress
(C) Social stress
(D) Physical stress

Answer any 3 questions out of the given 5 questions of 2 marks each. 23=6

7. Give four suggestions to be a good listener during communication. 2
8. Suggest any four ways to manage stress. 2
9. Give four suggestions to maintain a computer. 2
10. Write any four advantages of entrepreneurship. 2
11. Name any four non-renewable natural resources. 2


(Subject Skills)

Answer any 10 questions out of the given 12 questions of 1 mark each. 110=10

12. What is the currency of Malaysia ? 1
(A) Ringgit
(B) Yen
(C) Baht
(D) Dollar

13. What is the capital of Belgium ? 1
(A) Brussels
(B) Vienna
(C) Paris
(D) Berlin

14. What is the airline code of British Airways ? 1
(A) BS
(B) BM
(C) BA
(D) FB

15. Itanagar is the capital of which State ? 1
(A) Arunachal Pradesh
(B) Andhra Pradesh
(C) Madhya Pradesh
(D) Uttar Pradesh

16. Which quality will help the front office staff to solve guest problems ? 1
(A) Punctuality
(B) Honesty
(C) Alertness
(D) Diplomacy

17. First impression of a hotel is created by their front office staff. So which quality should they possess ? 1
(A) Patience
(B) Beauty
(C) Well-groomed
(D) Active 

18. Who is responsible for check-in of guests ? 1
(A) Receptionist
(B) Concierge
(C) Bell Desk
(D) Cashier

19. Secretarial services are provided by 1
(A) Concierge
(B) Travel Desk
(C) Reservations
(D) Business Centre

20. Who provides communication facilities to the guests ? 1
(A) Telephone Section
(B) Cashier
(C) Travel Desk
(D) Reception

21. Computer data is processed by the computer’s 1
(A) Files
(B) Folders
(D) Hard disk

22. How many Megabytes is equal to 1 Gigabyte ? 1
(A) 1024 Megabytes
(B) 1204 Megabytes
(C) 1000 Megabytes
(D) 1042 Megabytes

23. _________ is an example of external storage of the computer. 1
(D) In-built hard disk 

Answer any 4 questions out of the given 6 questions of 2 marks each. 24=8

24. Why is it important for staff to read a newspaper ? Give four reasons for this. 2
25. Franc, Euro, Riyal and Dirham are currencies of which countries ? 2
26. What four points should a receptionist keep in mind while communicating with the guests ? 2
27. Give four reasons to promote personal hygiene in front office staff. 2
28. Explain the role of a cashier in the front office department. 2
29. Mention any four functions of a Reservation Section. 2

Answer any 4 questions out of the given 6 questions of 3 marks each. 34=12

30. Mention any six grooming standards for male staff of front office. 3
31. Give six suggestions to women staff of front office to keep their nails attractive. 3
32. Why is it important for the front office staff to be physically fit ? Give three reasons. 3 3
33. Write six features of a hotel lobby. 3
34. Briefly describe any six duties performed by the Bellboy of a hotel. 3
35. State any six ways the hotel industry has been benefitted by the computers. 3

Answer any 2 questions out of the given 4 questions of 5 marks each. 52=10

36. Elaborate five advantages of using a newspaper. 5
37. Give ten instructions to the front office staff regarding their uniform. 5
38. Where is the registration desk located in a hotel ? Who is incharge of this section ? Write six important activities performed here. 5
39. Neatly draw a hierarchial chart of the front office department of a five-star hotel.


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