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Understanding Business Ethics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How could a company avoid ethical conflicts evolving from organizational relationship problems?

Question 2 2. Seth is a credit representative for First Star Bank. A car dealership offers him $100 for each substandard credit application he approves. He accepts this deal. Seth's behavior MOST clearly represents which ethical problem?

Question 3 3. James is innocent of the crime he's accused of committing. Yet he knows all of the available evidence will incriminate him. He feels that he needs a lawyer who is willing to be unethical in his defense to prove that he is innocent. James should most likely hire _____

Question 4 4. Rich is a man of principle. He prides himself on his integrity. When he makes a poor business decision, he comes forward and confesses, despite the consequences he will likely face. Rich is _____.

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT a way to manage ethical behavior at work?

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Question 6 6. What is another term for unethical behavior?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT an element of laws?

Question 8 8. How are laws and ethics similar?

Question 9 9. Neris is the owner of a small business which has a caring ethical environment. Why might Neris want to change this environment?

Question 10 10. What type of ethical environment is driven by self interest, resulting in the biggest issues with unethical behavior?

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Question 11 11. When discussing and considering ethical actions, it is important to differentiate between

Question 12 12. Which of the following scenarios describes a blatantly unethical business practice?

Question 13 13. What is a main reason people will justify unethical behavior?

Question 14 14. Which justification is based on making the unethical action sound like its acceptable and ethical?

Question 15 15. A CEO of a large company is having some difficulties in dealing with his subordinates. They complain that he is not specific enough about the tasks he assigns them. He is having a problem addressing _____.

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Question 16 16. Investors depend on which of the following governmental organizations to ensure the stock market stays in order.

Question 17 17. Which type of information must you collect and consider in ethical decision-making before making a decision?

Question 18 18. What is the last step of the ethical decision making process?

Question 19 19. XYZ Corp. requires employees to attach receipts and documentation to every expense report. This is an example of _____.

Question 20 20. A purchasing agent routinely takes kickbacks from suppliers because he seeks to enrich himself as much as possible. He bases his decision to do this on _____.

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Question 21 21. Organizational citizenship is a perspective that employees have whereby they _____

Question 22 22. Which of the following is a reason companies want their employees to be corporate citizens?

Question 23 23. A business can set up ethical safeguards by utilizing _____.

Question 24 24. Which of the following is an example of a whistleblower action?

Question 25 25. The four major areas that can cause ethical problems are:

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Question 26 26. Daniel believes that cultural norms determine what is morally right or morally wrong for a group of people. Daniel is _____.

Question 27 27. Employees can be punished for unethical behavior in all of the following ways, EXCEPT:

Question 28 28. Who can formally change a workplace standard of law?

Question 29 29. The Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) is a law that enforces proper reporting and oversight for publicly traded companies. What type of ethical climate will this create?

Question 30 30. Which of the following statements is FALSE?

Understanding Business Ethics Chapter Exam Instructions

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