PLACE Business Education: Behavioral Management Theory Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. You are working for a large international company. One of your project proposals raised the revenue of your department by 5%. Your boss said, You are an exemplary employee and your work ethic and efficiency is at such a level that the entire company should strive towards it. Which of Maslow's five needs would your boss's comment satisfy?

Question 2 2. Behavioral Management is

Question 3 3. How would a manager implement the ideas of the behavioral movement into her workplace?

Question 4 4. This type of manager believes they need to help develop employee potential:

Question 5 5. This type of manager believes employees are inherently lazy and lack motivation:

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Question 6 6. Each of the following answer choices represents the fulfillment of one of Maslow's needs. Identify the answer choice that represents achieving the HIGHEST need on Maslow's Hierarchy pyramid.

Question 7 7. Motivation to work harder comes from

Question 8 8. Which of these describes the focus of neoclassical management theory?

Question 9 9. Which two researchers are most commonly associated with the second Hawthorne Studies experiment?

Question 10 10. Elton Mayo observed

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is credited with the development of the Theory X and Theory Y?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is necessary in order to satisfy Maslow's safety needs?

Question 13 13. Classical Management focuses on

Question 14 14. What does a manager need to provide in order to satisfy his employees' physiological needs?

Question 15 15. According to the Human Relations Movement, which of these would increase employee productivity?

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Question 16 16. How did the Hawthorne Studies affect thinking about management theory?

Question 17 17. How did the Hawthorne Study of five women in a bank writing room change perceptions about what motivates workers?

Question 18 18. How would a modern day manager best implement what was learned in the Hawthorne Studies?

Question 19 19. High productivity can result from

Question 20 20. This type of manager is considered to have a negative view of employees:

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Question 21 21. Which of Maslow's five needs can a manager fulfill by providing challenging work, inviting employees to participate in decision-making, and giving them flexibility and autonomy in their jobs?

Question 22 22. Why was the neoclassical theory of management developed?

Question 23 23. According to McGregor, this happens when a manager projects his assumptions onto his employees and they conform to the manager's original expectations:

Question 24 24. According to Neoclassical Management Theory, managers are encouraged to do which of these?

Question 25 25. Which term describes a psychological phenomenon in which participants in behavioral studies change their behavior or performance in response to being observed?

PLACE Business Education: Behavioral Management Theory Chapter Exam Instructions

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