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Organizational Structures Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A(n) _____ organizational structure has departments that focus on a specific business activity or purpose.

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Question 2 2. A(n) _____ organizational structure separates a company based on a product, service, or type of consumer.

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Question 3 3. Which of the following organizational structures would have a Large Household Equipment Sales Manager?

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Question 4 4. Which of the following departments is an example of a divisional organizational structure?

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Question 5 5. Which of the following departments is an example of a functional organizational structure?

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Question 6 6. What is a matrix organizational structure?

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Question 7 7. Which is an advantage of a matrix organizational structure?

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Question 8 8. Which is NOT a disadvantage of a matrix organizational structure?

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Question 9 9. Why would a company consider implementing a matrix organizational structure?

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Question 10 10. What is the reporting structure in a matrix organizational structure?

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Question 11 11. Tomas really wants his employees to be creative and innovative. He also wants them to be happy and satisfied with their jobs. Based on this, Tomas should probably use the _____ structure for his company.

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Question 12 12. Hamsa is a web designer. At her company, instead of working with a bunch of other web designers, Hamsa works on a diverse team with sales people, customer service reps, and others. Each team that she works on is assembled for a very specific project. Hamsa is most likely working at a company using the _____ model of organizational structure.

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Question 13 13. It's very important to Malia that everyone at her company have a boss that they can report to. She believes this will make people's responsibilities clearer to everyone and make the company easier to coordinate. Malia will most likely use the _____ structure for her company.

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Question 14 14. Zaf's company is structured horizontally, so there isn't always a clear chain of command because everyone works together in teams. Zaf's company is most likely using the _____ model of organizational structure.

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Question 15 15. Xi is the CEO of a company. It's very important to her that there's a high degree of control in her company and that all big decisions ultimately go through her. Xi's company most likely structured using the _____ model of organizational structure.

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Question 16 16. What's another name for a divisional organizational structure?

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Question 17 17. Which one of the following companies was one of the first to use of a divisional structure?

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Question 18 18. Which one of the following is not a disadvantage of a divisional structure?

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Question 19 19. Which of the following is not an advantage of a divisional structure?

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Question 20 20. Which of the following best describes a divisional organizational structure?

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Question 21 21. Which is an advantage of a functional organizational structure?

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Question 22 22. Which is NOT a disadvantage of a functional organizational structure?

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Question 23 23. What is a functional organizational structure?

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Question 24 24. Why would a company consider implementing a functional organizational structure?

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Question 25 25. What is the reporting structure in a functional organizational structure?

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Organizational Structures Chapter Exam Instructions

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