The Incremental Model of Decision Making


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How many phases does the incremental decision-making model suggest?

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1. What did Charles Lindblom call the process of moving between different steps of the incremental model?

2. What is the first step of the decision-making process called in the incremental model?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

In order to see how much you comprehend about the incremental model of decision-making, use the quiz and worksheet. For the quiz, you should know about this model's phases and how it works.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Using these resources lets you quickly gauge your comprehension of:

  • The first step of the decision-making process in the incremental model
  • Two alternative steps during the development phase of the incremental model
  • Number of phases that the incremental decision-making model suggests
  • Lindblom's name for the process of moving between the different steps of this model
  • When the selection through bargaining step happens in this model

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson about the incremental model of decision-making
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about the steps and the alternative steps in the incremental model
  • Making connections - use understanding of the steps of this model to understand the name for the process of moving between them

Additional Learning

You can look at the lesson named The Incremental Model of Decision Making to learn more about this model. Objectives you'll get to cover include:

  • Determine what the incremental model breaks down
  • See what happens in the developmental phase
  • Understand why Lindblom made this model