Open System in Management: Definition & Example


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Which of the following cannot be an open system?

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1. What is the best explanation of an open system?

2. What is negative entropy in the context of an open systems?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo can gauge your understanding of what open systems are and how they are used today. You will be quizzed on examples of open systems and the definition of negative entropy.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz and worksheet combo can help test your knowledge on:

  • The definition of negative entropy
  • Applications of an open system in management
  • How the concept of an open system can be used in management theory
  • Characteristics of an open system

Skills Practiced

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as open system and negative entropy
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about an open system
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related management lesson

Additional Learning

To learn more about an open system, check out the corresponding lesson titled Open Systems in Management: Definition & Example. This lesson will help you:

  • Define what an open system is
  • Identify features of an open system
  • Find examples and examine how open systems are used in management