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Question 11.The presence of others might improve your performance during which of the following situations?
Question 22.Which of the following can explain the phenomenon of social loafing?
Question 33.The concept Max Weber introduced that explains a societal shift from traditions and emotions to logical, practical thought is called _____.
Question 44.Groups that experience groupthink disregard _____ in order to maintain harmony in the group.
Question 55.Which of the following describes the likely outcome of decisions shaped by groupthink?
Question 66.People in groups loaf less when
Question 77.Select the characteristic that must be present in order for a group to be considered a formal organization.
Question 88.Which of the following is NOT an example of a formal organization?
Question 99.What is a preventative measure that can be taken to reduce the chances of groupthink?
Question 1010.The availability of larger and larger soft drinks at gas stations is an example of which principle of McDonaldization?
Question 1111.Several of Justin's closest friends surprised him with a large birthday party. Which of the following best describes the group of friends?
Question 1212.Members of a volleyball team have started to feel hostility toward the team they lost to in the championship game. This is an example of _____.
Question 1313.A nuclear family is _____.
Question 1414.Groupthink occurs when group members want
Question 1515.McDonaldization is a built on which of Max Weber's theories?
Question 1616.Leaders who are dominantly expressive tend to:
Question 1717.A restaurant is an example of _____.
Question 1818.Which of the following is NOT true of laissez-faire decision-making?
Question 1919.The design team is frustrated because their supervisor, Mario, is a control freak who has no interest in hearing the team's opinions. Which style of leadership decision-making does Mario exhibit?
Question 2020.An entrepreneur wants to form a company that will have a very stable group of employees. What group size is most likely to provide the most stability in her company?
Question 2121.Stanley Milgram is best known for his study on _____.
Question 2222.Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts are _____.
Question 2323.More and more people are signing up on social media sites every day. Trying to understand why people are doing this is an example of _____.
Question 2424.Anita is at a party with her cheerleading squad. She perceives those partygoers who are not involved with cheerleading as being members of _____.
Question 2525.Which of the following is NOT one of Weber's four types of rationality?
Question 2626.Which of the following examples doesn't reflect one of the principles of McDonaldization?
Question 2727.A group of boy scouts who feel a sense of camaraderie is an example of _____.
Question 2828.The king of a small country wants to go to war. Everyone agrees with him in an attempt to gain his favor, even though they would be attacking a much larger nation. This an example of:
Question 2929.If a group's main goal is to finish a project as efficiently as possible, which type of leader are they likely to prefer?
Question 3030.A new student at a high school can display normative conformity by performing all of the following actions EXCEPT:
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