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About Garikai Dzoma

He holds an Honours in Accountancy degree from the University of Zimbabwe. He is passionate about technology and its practical application in today's world.

May 2019

Commerce: Benefits of Beneficiation And Value Addition

By |2019-05-10T09:04:21+02:00May 10th, 2019|Notes, O Level Commerce Notes, Ordinary Level Notes|

ZIMSEC O Level Commerce Notes: Benefits of Beneficiation And Value Addition

  • The meaning and nature of beneficiation and value addition can be found here
  • Value addition refers to the enhancement of a product’s value usually through the manufacturing process
  • Beneficiation refers to value addition in the mining sector
  • There are benefits to carrying out beneficiation and […]
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Commerce: Beneficiation And Value Addition/ Added Value

By |2019-05-10T09:04:01+02:00May 10th, 2019|Notes, O Level Commerce Notes, Ordinary Level Notes|

ZIMSEC O Level Commerce Notes: Beneficiation And Value Addition/ Added Value

  • One of the reasons why developing countries lag behind developed countries is due to the imbalance of trade
  • Developing countries export mainly raw unprocessed materials which have a low price per unit
  • On the other hand developed countries export back high value processed materials
  • This means […]
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Commerce: Management Functions: Leading/Commanding

By |2019-05-07T08:55:58+02:00May 7th, 2019|Notes, O Level Commerce Notes, Ordinary Level Notes|

ZIMSEC O Level Commerce Notes:Management Functions: Leading/Commanding

  • As already said in the introduction to management
  • Management is defined in simple terms as the art of doing work through others
  • It involves five functions namely:
    • Planning
    • Organising
    • Leading/Commanding
    • Coordinating
    • Controlling
  • These are often called the five functions of management
  • In this section, we will talk about leading/commanding
  • […]

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Commerce: Management Functions: Controlling

By |2019-05-07T08:39:10+02:00May 7th, 2019|Notes, O Level Commerce Notes, Ordinary Level Notes|

ZIMSEC O Level Commerce Notes: Management Functions: Controlling

  • In our introduction to management, we defined what management is
  • In simple terms, management is the art of doing work through others
  • However, management can also be defined in terms of its functions
  • These functions are the duties that a typical manager is expected to perform regardless of their […]
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Commerce: Management Functions: Coordinating

By |2019-05-07T08:18:05+02:00May 7th, 2019|Notes, O Level Commerce Notes, Ordinary Level Notes|

ZIMSEC O Level Commerce Notes: Management Functions: Coordinating

  • In our introduction to management, we defined what management is
  • In general terms, management is the work of doing work through others
  • We also mentioned the fact that management can be defined in terms of its functions/duties that a manager is expected to carry out
  • In that regard […]
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Commerce: Management Functions: Organising

By |2019-05-07T08:01:37+02:00May 7th, 2019|Notes, O Level Commerce Notes, Ordinary Level Notes|

ZIMSEC O Level Commerce Notes: Management Functions: Organising

  • During the introduction, we examined what management is
  • We said management is the art of doing work through others
  • Also, it was mentioned that management can be defined in terms of its functions/duties that every manager is expected to perform
  • These functions include planning, organising, coordinating, leading and […]
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Commerce: Management Functions: Planning

By |2019-05-07T07:22:51+02:00May 7th, 2019|Notes, O Level Commerce Notes, Ordinary Level Notes|

ZIMSEC O Level Commerce Notes: Management Functions: Planning

  • In the introduction we looked at management is
  • To reiterate management can be defined as doing work through others
  • It can also be defined in terms of the functions/duties of a manager
  • Management as an organisational/business activity that involves the planning, organizing, leading/commanding, controlling and coordinating of the […]
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Commerce: Management Functions Introduction

By |2019-05-07T08:57:09+02:00May 6th, 2019|Notes, O Level Commerce Notes, Ordinary Level Notes|

ZIMSEC O Level Commerce Notes: Management Functions: Introduction

  • No doubt you have heard of people who work as managers within a business
  • These people carry out management duties in the organisations in which they are employed
  • It is important to note that depending on an organisation a manager can be known by several titles
  • Popular titles for […]
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Answers To The Commerce Paper 1 (4049/01) Specimen Paper

By |2019-05-04T10:11:55+02:00May 4th, 2019|Commerce Exams, Exams, Ordinary Level Exams|

ZIMBABWE SCHOOL EXAMINATIONS COUNCIL: Commerce Specimen Paper 1 Answers

Below are answers to the Commerce O Level Specimen Paper 1 for 2018. The paper can be downloaded here. We have also provided links to related topics with the hope that you will find them useful. If you need more insights on how we arrived at the answer just click […]

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Advanced Level Specimen Papers: New Curriculum (November 2018 – )

By |2019-05-01T08:58:57+02:00May 1st, 2019|Advanced Level Exams, Exams|

As is now well known ZIMSEC in conjunction with the Ministry of Education made some material changes to Zimbabwe’s curriculum. This curriculum ( new curriculum as we will from here now call it) made some involved changes to the way students are examined.

The biggest change was supposed to be continuous assessment. However due to financial constraints ZIMSEC have since indefinitely […]

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