PLACE Business Education: Classical Management Theory Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The aim of Frank and Lillian Gilbreth's motion studies were to

Question 2 2. Fayol refers to remuneration as:

Question 3 3. How would an automobile assembly line use Taylor's four principles to increase productivity and efficiency?

Question 4 4. In the principle of Discipline, Fayol contends that:

Question 5 5. Alex is a manager for a restaurant chain that practices administrative management. He focuses his job on:

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Question 6 6. Who is responsible for creating the Task and Bonus System?

Question 7 7. Why did Max Weber believe that informal organizations and family businesses would be potentially unsuccessful?

Question 8 8. A cell phone maker would like to apply the principles of Scientific Management to its assembly division. The first thing they should do is to _____

Question 9 9. How can the Gantt chart be beneficial to an organization?

Question 10 10. How does Frederick Taylor's principles of scientific management approach the recruitment and training of workers?

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Question 11 11. When there is positive collaboration between employees who are socially attracted to one another, who have shared goals and a unique identity that set them apart from others, it is called _____.

Question 12 12. Why did the administrative management theorists find the scientific school of management deficient?

Question 13 13. How did his work as a bricklayer inspire Frank Gilbreth's standardization and method studies?

Question 14 14. As Jane goes about her duties as an Administrative style supervisor at XYZ Corporation, she thinks of herself as _____

Question 15 15. Which answer best describes the principle of order?

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Question 16 16. How would a classical manager begin to implement Classical Management Theory?

Question 17 17. Subordination of Individual Interests to the General Interest means:

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT one of Taylor's four principles of scientific management?

Question 19 19. How should work be planned according to Fredrick Taylor's principles of scientific management?

Question 20 20. The Classical Management approach is most concerned with _____

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Question 21 21. Mary Parker Follett's concept of management and the idea of employees working together to make decisions is known today as _____ leadership.

Question 22 22. According to the four principles of scientific management, communication with employees is important to determine _____

Question 23 23. Marge, a manager, makes it a point to join in with the informal group's lunchtime conversation at least once per week. She lets them know they are valued and doing important work. Why is it important that Marge do this ?

Question 24 24. Classical Management approaches can be seen in contemporary organizations

Question 25 25. In a Gantt chart, which of the following include smaller, more intricate tasks that need to be completed as part of a larger task?

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Question 26 26. Why would a manager at XYZ Corporation be concerned about the stability of her personnel?

Question 27 27. Who listed below was a scientific management theorist?

Question 28 28. How does classical scientific management theory improve production efficiency?

Question 29 29. What is the best reward an informal group can offer a new member?

Question 30 30. How could a manager at XYZ Corporation explain the scalar chain to her employees?

PLACE Business Education: Classical Management Theory Chapter Exam Instructions

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