A question that is designed to obtain the answer ‘yes’ or ‘no’. For example, ‘Do you have a quality policy?’ is a closed question. It is used to establish definitive facts, but does not reveal as much information as using an open question. Closed questions are favoured by software solutions that can only deal with questions with a fixed number of potential responses. See also Question, Open.« Back to Glossary Index
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With over 800 Procurement specific terms (and growing) you will find everything you need to know or thought you knew about the Procurement function. Our aim is to provide you with a comprehensive list collated from the Comprara Groups hub of training and consulting source materials.The Procurement Glossary has been compiled by industry expert Paul Rogers.