Thinking Critically in the Workplace Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why is group bias a barrier to critical thinking?

Question 2 2. What is an assumption?

Question 3 3. Who may experience barriers to critical thinking such as sociocentrism, stereotyping, and self-serving bias?

Question 4 4. Which of the following involve the tendency to focus exclusively on our own needs and the needs of our own group?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is a barrier to critical thinking?

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Question 6 6. The major dimensions of critical thinking include all but which of the following?

Question 7 7. Critical thinking standards include all but which of the following?

Question 8 8. Which of the following would not influence your assessment of data, information or evidence?

Question 9 9. Which answer BEST describes creative thinking?

Question 10 10. You are presented with coming up with a plan for promoting a new product at work. Which way of thinking will you utilize?

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Question 11 11. Why is it important to use both creative and critical thinking in business?

Question 12 12. Which BEST defines critical thinking?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is an example of a point of view?

Question 14 14. How might a person thinking critically best respond to other points of view?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is the best example of evidence?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is recommended during the critical thinking process?

Question 17 17. What was Socrates' reason for focusing so heavily on questioning?

Question 18 18. Imagine a boss asking their employee this question: 'Why do we think that the market will do X?'. What kind of Socratic question is this?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is a type of Socratic questioning?

Question 20 20. Why is it important for business managers to understand and apply Socratic questioning?

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Question 21 21. In relation to critical thinking, which one of the following best defines an objective?

Question 22 22. Which one of the following best defines self-evaluation?

Question 23 23. Which of the following best defines reframing?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is necessary for success in a formal debate?

Question 25 25. When does self-interested thinking become a problem?

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Question 26 26. When you are critically thinking about a problem, which of the following should you do first?

Question 27 27. Evaluation, assessment, and categorization are used in which type of thinking?

Question 28 28. What is an example of an assumption you might make if you are arguing that universal helmet laws should be created and enforced in all states?

Question 29 29. Where did Socratic questioning come from?

Question 30 30. What is critical thinking?

Thinking Critically in the Workplace Chapter Exam Instructions

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