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Function of Management Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Sylvia is a manager at an accounting services firm. She is designing a four-step process based on the functions of management, which include:

Question 2 2. How do the 5-Step Model and the Deming Cycle differ?

Question 3 3. Daniel manages a team that has missed their production goals for the past three months. After reviewing each employee's performance record, Daniel adjusted the sales goal to take additional quality control measures into consideration. Why is this an example of controlling?

Question 4 4. Determining the feasibility, while assessing the costs and benefits comes into play during which phase of the decision-making process?

Question 5 5. What's the final step of the 5-Step Model?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is the final step in the decision-making process?

Question 7 7. When attempting to solve a problem, why is the divide and conquer strategy useful?

Question 8 8. An individual who utilizes a cognitive process to select a choice among several available options is engaging in a _____ process.

Question 9 9. A manager must spend time connecting with employees on an interpersonal level. When a manager communicates, motivates, inspires, and encourages employees towards a higher level of productivity, what function is that manager performing?

Question 10 10. Pick the answer choice that represents an example of organizing:

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Question 11 11. If Mark is considering having an experimental surgery on his foot to alleviate the pain he has while walking, which of the following is NOT part of the relevant information that he should collect in order to make an informed decision?

Question 12 12. Which problem-solving method is designed to work with process-oriented problems?

Question 13 13. What's the last step of the Deming Cycle?

Question 14 14. Mark met with four physicians about having surgery on his foot. He has enough money saved to undergo surgery and is able to take off six weeks of paid leave from work. He has an additional two weeks of vacation time, and his mom will stay with him for the first two weeks to help out. Knowing this information, that he is being rational, and that he wants to be free of pain, which alternative should Mark choose?

Question 15 15. _____ is often called the fifth function of management. It involves the evaluation, recruitment, selection, training and placement of individuals in specific job roles.

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Question 16 16. Matthew manages a mobile phone retail store. He has set a specific sales goal for his team to achieve by the end of the month. Matthew created a detailed action plan to help reach the sales goal. Which managerial function has Matthew performed?

Function of Management Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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