Decision Making: Skills & Techniques


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Which of the following is a step of the six steps in the basic decision-making model?

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1. Amy was able to take a few deep breaths and hold back her anger before making a rational decision on how to respond to an insulting e-mail written by a colleague. Which decision-making skill is Amy employing?


Anthony drew the topic of his decision at the top of the page and three lines from that topic indicating the three choices that he needed to decide from. Then he drew lines from those decisions indicating the predicted outcomes and paths of which each of those decisions would lead.

Which decision-making technique is Anthony using?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet's intention is to help you gauge your knowledge of processes of thinking, ways in which one can make decisions, the use of facts and logic, qualities of decision making, and gut instinct.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

To state it in a more precise manner, just know that you will be examined on:

  • Characteristics of decision making
  • The gut instinct of one's decision making
  • Uses of researchable facts and logic for difficult decisions
  • Ways in which one can make an effective decision
  • The name for a process of thinking that incorporates reasoning and intuition

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about decision making techniques
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding gut feelings and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding effect decision making skills

Additional Learning

Study our related lesson, Decision Making: Skills & Techniques, to strengthen your grip on decision making. This tutorial will leave you more versed on topics like:

  • Six methods for decision making
  • Examples of the types of decisions
  • Critical thinking skills