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Management Skills for Education Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following best defines a criterion-referenced test?

Question 2 2. When should a teacher give a formative assessment?

Question 3 3. Which of the following best defines achievement?

Question 4 4. Why might a decentralized model of authority be advantageous for an organization?

Question 5 5. Karen is a new, non-management employee. She is the only one in her department who has received training on a new software program. The rest of her coworkers are now looking to her for guidance. What type of authority is Karen displaying?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following statements best describes organizational management?

Question 7 7. When considering group roles, the _____ is the leader of the group.

Question 8 8. Which of the following best describes the group process method referred to as interactive brainstorming?

Question 9 9. The _____ is able to mediate between group members, all the while ensuring that the discussion is focused on solutions, not problems.

Question 10 10. Where does positive change in the world need to begin?

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Question 11 11. What instrument should teachers use as grading criteria for behaviors?

Question 12 12. Teachers should _____, a step that means educators should set a prime example on how to be positive in every situation.

Question 13 13. The top executives at XYZ Corporation are deciding how much to offer the owners of a smaller company to buy them out. Each executive writes down an amount on a piece of paper, and, after a brief discussion, they make the final decision by secret ballot. Which group decision making technique are they applying?

Question 14 14. A company seeking ideas for new products wants to generate as many ideas as possible from a group. Which group decision technique will they MOST likely use?

Question 15 15. The marketing manager at Speedy Cellular has just sent her analysts a third survey about advertising ideas for a new cellphone. Which group decision technique is she applying?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following steps in the problem-solving framework involves looking at the situation from different angles and perspectives to gain a comprehensive understanding of the cause and nature of the situation?

Question 17 17. Which of the following steps in the problem-solving framework involves comparing the lists to see where there is overlap for a possible resolution?

Question 18 18. Which of the following steps in the problem-solving framework involves figuring out the needs of each person by brainstorming a list?

Question 19 19. When to use group or individual decision making really comes down to these factors:

Question 20 20. If the decision is going to be made to raise the price of a product, a group consensus of _____ may be beneficial.

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Question 21 21. The following is TRUE in regards to group or individual decision making.

Question 22 22. Of these indicators of mental health, which one is most likely to have an impact on one's ability to live independently?

Question 23 23. Which of the following elements of mental health service could indicate a low quality and ineffective procedure?

Question 24 24. Which of these traditional forms of assessing the quality and effectiveness of a program would most closely resemble a scenario where a consumer of services explains their experiences?

Question 25 25. Which of the following terms refers to the way a test is scored?

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Question 26 26. How can division of labor lead to increases in efficiency?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is NOT an example of group process skills?

Question 28 28. Expectations and rules should be _____.

Question 29 29. What are the three types of group decision making?

Question 30 30. Which of the following steps in the problem-solving framework involves realistic, attainable and maintainable ways to meet everyone's needs with as little compromise as possible?

Management Skills for Education Chapter Exam Instructions

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