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Team Types, Characteristics & Roles Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The sharing and understanding of data and information as sender and receiver is _____.

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Question 2 2. Which is more important in team effectiveness?

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Question 3 3. The understanding of what a team is trying to accomplish, or what it is working towards, is called the _____.

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Question 4 4. A _____ is two or more individuals who are interdependent in their accomplishments, sometimes function like a team, and may or may not work in the same department.

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Question 5 5. A(n) _____ is a collection of accomplished people coming together for a common goal that needs completion.

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Question 6 6. Which statement is true about work groups and/or work teams?

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Question 7 7. Which team is responsible for keeping up with the latest trends and research?

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Question 8 8. What is the role of the operations and production team?

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Question 9 9. Which team has characteristics of being competitive in nature?

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Question 10 10. Vivian works in housekeeping at a resort hotel. She manages the laundry division and has three dozen valets and laundry attendants reporting directly to her, in addition to six contracted tailors and furniture upholsterers. Why is this a functional work team?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT a type of work team common in contemporary organizations?

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Question 12 12. Why do organizations use work teams?

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Question 13 13. How do team leaders update the company on the team's progress?

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Question 14 14. What should team leaders do to ensure that tasks are completed?

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Question 15 15. Who is responsible for guiding a group of employees as they complete a project?

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Question 16 16. The _____ is the team member who bridges the gap between the extremes by reining in crazy ideas while simultaneously freeing the team from unnecessary rules or processes.

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Question 17 17. Dysfunctional teams are characterized by:

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Question 18 18. On teams, how does a rule-follower balance that of the disruptive thinker?

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Question 19 19. Why is a team environment generally considered more effective than a group setting?

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Question 20 20. How does a team environment foster different talents and skillsets?

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Question 21 21. Teams are able to accomplish _____ individuals working independently in groups.

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Question 22 22. What are three categories that include types of team member roles?

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Question 23 23. Which is the BEST example of a finisher?

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Question 24 24. _____ requires a mix of personalities and individuals who take on various roles.

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Question 25 25. Why is diversity important in a team?

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Question 26 26. A(n) _____ is a number of individuals forming a unit for a reason or cause.

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Question 27 27. ___ help each other succeed to accomplish the company's goals and provide their expertise on different projects and duties.

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Question 28 28. Howard is vice president of media relations. Keisha is a senior web developer in marketing. Both are part of a team of high-level employees from various departments that will determine how best to present the company's new line of products to the public. Although each team member has authority over company policy, there is no designated group leader. Why is this a cross-functional team?

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Question 29 29. Team leaders are responsible for:

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Question 30 30. An individual who exhibits _____ is important on teams because they think outside the box and find creative ways to deal with difficult problems.

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Team Types, Characteristics & Roles Chapter Exam Instructions

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