Convention centers are basically a larger meeting space for companies, as well as bringing new
vendors in to try and sell new products to companies. In conventions and expositions, there are usually
speeches being given from higher authority figures withi
Pinellas County is home to many snow birds and one of the top vacation sites in the state due to our top
beaches. The multiplier comes into play in Pinellas County when a tourist or person of the community
buys an item at a store, stays in one of our loca
Homework Assignment Module 4
February 5th, 2017
What is the point-of-sale system, and why is a control system important for a restaurant operation?
The POS system, or Point-of-Sale is used in restaurants, theme parks, airports, reta
Our textbook states on pages 152 and 153 that the responsibilities of a restaurant general manager or
food and beverage director are exceeding guests expectations in food and beverage offerings and
service, leadership, identifying trends, finding and keep
Refer to the textbook and outside resources and write a complete answer to: what is the current status
of Disney Resorts Worldwide?
Disney World is known all throughout the world, it is the place where every child wishes they
can be a part of the magic an
Chapter 5 Review
1. What is the difference between fortified and aromatic wines? In what
combinations is it suggested to serve food and wine and why?
Fortified and aromatic wines are completely different. Fortified wines
have brandy or wine alcohol added
Chapter 11 Review
1. Briefly describe the history of legalized gaming in the United States.
Gambling is among the oldest human behaviors; archaeological
evidence of gambling stretches back into prehistory, and purpose-built
dice have been discovered at s
Chapter 9 Review
1. Give a broad definition of tourism and explain why people are motivated to
Tourism is a dynamic, evolving, consumer-driven force and is the
worlds largest industry, or collection of industries, when all its
Chapter 7 Review
1. Briefly describe the two components of restaurant forecasting.
Restaurant forecasting has two components: guest counts and the
average guest check. Guest counts, or covers, are the number of guests
patronizing the restaurant over a gi
Chapter 8 Review
1. What are managed services operations?
Companies and organizations such as educational or health care
organizations decide if they want to operate their foodservice
operations and related operations themselves or whether they want to
Chapter 6 Review Questions
1. Describe the evolution of American culinary arts.
North America gained most of its culinary legacy from France. Two
main events responsible for our culinary legacy coming from France
were the French Revolution in 1793 and Th
Chapter 10 Review
1. Define recreation and its importance to human wellness. What factors affect
an individuals decision to participate in recreational activities?
Recreation is an integral part of our nations total social, economic,
and natural resource
Chapter 2 Review
1. What are the advantages of management contracts and franchising? Discuss
their impacts on the development of the hotel industry.
The advantages of franchising is that an established company is
able to expand rapidly using o
Chapter 3 Review
1. Briefly define the purpose of a hotel. Why is it important to empathize with
the culture of guests?
The primary purpose of a hotel is to provide lodging accommodations.
Providing service to guest and generating profit for o
Chapter 4 Review
1. Briefly describe the challenges a food and beverage director faces on a daily
A challenge a food and beverage director faces on a daily basis is the
hotel places great emphasis on making food and beverage sales
Chapter 1 Review Questions
1. Why is service so critical in the hospitality and tourism industry?
The service industry very critical to the hospitality and tourism
industry because guest expectations increase and the realization is
that we buy