Organizing in Business Management Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How are orders transmitted in a centralized organization?

Question 2 2. Why is a divisional design structure used?

Question 3 3. If a manager is talking about moving toward a lean structure and outsourcing non-core functions, which organizational structure is he recommending?

Question 4 4. If authority in a company follows a defined hierarchy, and top managers make most decisions, which type of structure does it have?

Question 5 5. An organizational structure where staffers report to both a functional and a project manager is called a:

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Question 6 6. Which type of organizational structure is focused on the employees, their relationships, and the unofficial power inherent within those relationships?

Question 7 7. Robert works in a large informational technology company that uses a matrix structure. Joanna is his manager in the programming department. Tristan leads the project that Robert is currently working on. Robert reports to which of these individuals?

Question 8 8. What is organizing in management?

Question 9 9. When authority is assigned at different levels in the organizational hierarchy, this is know as a organization:

Question 10 10. Which managerial function is used by a manager to determine how they will distribute resources and organize employees according to a plan?

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Question 11 11. Which type of organizational design structure keeps the core functions of the business internal while outsourcing non-core functions to third parties?

Question 12 12. Which of the following businesses would BEST benefit from work specialization?

Question 13 13. How is decision-making impacted when individuals work for a large organization?

Question 14 14. Which of these is the end result of the organizing process?

Question 15 15. What is one potential outcome for an organization utilizing work specialization?

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Question 16 16. In which of these organizational structures are functional areas highly integrated and dependent on each other?

Question 17 17. Sales and marketing, finance and accounting, customer service, and human resources are a few examples of groupings within which organizational design type?

Question 18 18. Why are functional structures used by an organization?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is NOT an advantage of work specialization?

Question 20 20. Which of the following statements best describes the relationship between organizational structure and organizational design?

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Question 21 21. Marcy gets orders to work on clients from her supervisor. When her supervisor is away and an important decision needs to be made, Marcy is authorized to make it. Marcy works _____.

Question 22 22. What are the four major functions of management?

Question 23 23. What does the organizational matrix structure focus on?

Question 24 24. Which type of organizational structure has employees grouped by by similar occupational specialties and skills?

Question 25 25. Which type of organizational structure is seen in the organizational chart or hierarchy?

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Question 26 26. Which of these organizational structures has a well-defined hierarchy where top-level managers make most of the decisions?

Question 27 27. How does having a top-level executive impact divisional structures?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is NOT a factor that impacts the relationship between organizational design and structure?

Question 29 29. Which of the following are part of the organizing function in management?

Question 30 30. Which term describes informal conversations between organizational members that are NOT officially sanctioned?

Organizing in Business Management Chapter Exam Instructions

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