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Responsibility & Critical Thinking Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which type of decision making uses lists, pros, and cons?

Question 2 2. What is a pitfall of making group decisions?

Question 3 3. Hanna isn't sure what topic to pick for her public speaking class, so she decides to draw out possible solutions in a visual way, to help her explore the options. She writes down different ideas, circles them, then draws lines connecting different related ideas. Which problem-solving strategy is Hanna using?

Question 4 4. Jean-Phillip likes to draw bar graphs of his spending habits, to help him understand his expenses so he can manage his money. What general type of problem-solving strategy is Jean-Phillip using?

Question 5 5. General 'mental short-cuts' or quick decision-making rules, such as, 'you get what you pay for' or 'shorter lines move more quickly' could be considered what type of problem-solving strategy?

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Question 6 6. Which is an example of a satisficing type of decision making?

Question 7 7. Why is the evaluation of the decision part of the rational model?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a step in the rational model?

Question 9 9. Which of the following describes the rational decision model?

Question 10 10. Mr. Fukami often confuses his students when he gives them exams, because his questions are unclear. The students complain that they don't understand what type of answer he wants, and therefore they do badly on the tests. Psychologists might argue that Mr. Fukami's difficulty is that his questions are _____.

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Question 11 11. Which is an example of intuitive decision making?

Question 12 12. Which is an example of emotional decision making?

Question 13 13. Which decision type relies on chance?

Question 14 14. Which of the following might be caused by too much diversity when making a group decision?

Question 15 15. In the IDEAL Strategy, what does the letter 'D' stand for?

Responsibility & Critical Thinking Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

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