Business Management Basics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What are two types of position rotation?

Question 2 2. An approach to management that encourages self-determination, inclusiveness, equal participation and deliberation is:

Question 3 3. Who developed the contingency theory of management effectiveness?

Question 4 4. What is the name of the first trial balance that must be prepared?

Question 5 5. Why is the study of bureaucratic management theory important?

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Question 6 6. Someone who gets remuneration via hourly pay might get compensated via _____ if they stay to work late.

Question 7 7. An advantage of oral communication is that

Question 8 8. Which is the best explanation of a motion study?

Question 9 9. If you are receiving a set amount of pay of $60,000 a year, what type of remuneration are you receiving?

Question 10 10. True or False. A communication channel refers to the way information flows within the organization.

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Question 11 11. Why would a company considering implementing a functional organizational structure?

Question 12 12. Which one of the following characteristics does not relate to departmentalization?

Question 13 13. An advantage of upward communication is:

Question 14 14. Who is responsible for guiding a group of employees as they complete a project?

Question 15 15. Because technology is constantly changing, consider _____ to stay abreast of current trends.

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Question 16 16. Which is NOT a disadvantage of a matrix organizational structure?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is NOT a disadvantage of a job enrichment program?

Question 18 18. What is not a core component of administrative management theory?

Question 19 19. What was the prevailing theory of management prior to Mayo's work?

Question 20 20. Your company had sales of $1,000,000, resulting in a gross profit of $85,000. What is its gross margin?

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Question 21 21. What is an alternative to horizontal communication in an organization?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is an outcome of highly motivated employees in the workplace?

Question 23 23. Conceptual skills

Question 24 24. Which of the following is a potential advantage of external recruiting?

Question 25 25. Who came up with the concept of a therblig?

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Question 26 26. Employee participation is subject to which of the following constraints?

Question 27 27. Henry Mintzberg described exactly ten managerial roles grouped into three categories - decisional, informational, and interpersonal.

Question 28 28. Which one of the following is the best explanation of downward communication?

Question 29 29. Why might a company use task rotation?

Question 30 30. What's the difference between authority and leadership?

Business Management Basics Chapter Exam Instructions

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