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Frederick Taylor & Management: Maximizing Productivity & Efficiency

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Which of the following is NOT one of Taylor's four principles of scientific management?

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1. How would an automobile assembly line use Taylor's four principles to increase productivity and efficiency?

2. How should work be planned according to Fredrick Taylor's principles of scientific management?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet will help you gauge your knowledge of Frederick Taylor and management. Topics on the quiz include Taylor's principles of scientific management and his ideas on how to maximize productivity and efficiency.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • Taylor's principles of scientific management
  • Ways to maximize productivity and efficiency
  • Whether or not Taylor worked alone
  • Bestowed name for Taylor

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related business lesson
  • Interpreting information - verify you can review information regarding the studies Taylor used in his research and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify ways to maximize productivity and efficiency

Additional Learning

To learn more about how Taylor benefited both employer and employee, review the corresponding lesson titled Frederick Taylor & Management: Maximizing Productivity & Efficiency. This lesson will help you:

  • Understand the importance of Frederick Taylor to the world of business
  • Describe what Taylor saw in management to begin his work in solving the problems
  • Identify the characteristics of scientific management
  • Show how Taylor would apply his four principles of scientific management
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