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Chapter 4 Personality and Values MULTIPLE CHOICE Personality 1. Which of the following statements about personality is correct? a. Personality is always stable. b. Personality is a part of a person. c. Personality is an aggregate whole. d. Personality is for the most part comprised of traits that cannot be measured. e. Personality is the primary source of emotions in most people. (c; Easy; Personality; p. 105) 2. Which of the following statements about the determinants of personality is true? a. Personality appears to have no determinants. b. Personality appears to be a result of external factors. c. Personality appears to be a result of mainly environmental factors. d. Personality appears to be a result of mainly hereditary factors. e. Personality appears to be a result of both hereditary and environmental factors. (e; Easy; Personality Determinants; p. 105) 3. If personality characteristics were completely dictated by _____, they would be fixed at birth and no amount of experience could alter them. a. job satisfaction b. heredity c. environment d. situations e. religion (b; Easy; Personality; p. 106) 4. All of the following are classifications on the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator except _____. a. extroverted/introverted b. sensing/intuitive c. perceiving/judging d. independent/dependent e. thinking/feeling (d; Easy; Myers-Briggs Type Indicator Classifications; pp. 107-108) {AACSB: Analytic Skills} 5. What does the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator classification of E or I stand for? a. extroverted/intuitive b. emotional/introverted c. extroverted/introverted d. emotional/intuitive e. sane/reflective (c; Easy; Myers-Briggs Type Indicator Classifications; p. 107) {AACSB: Analytic Skills} 6. What does the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator classification of S or N stand for? a. sensing/intuitive b. sensing/thinking c. emotional stability/intuitive d. emotional stability/thinking e. sane/reflective (c; Easy; Myers-Briggs Type Indicator Classifications; p. 107) {AACSB: Analytic Skills} 62 7. How would someone who is described as an ESTJ on the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator best be described? a. as a visionary b. as a conceptualizer c. as an innovator d. as an organizer e. as a leader (d; Moderate; Myers-Briggs Type Indicator Classifications; p. 108) {AACSB: Analytic Skills} 8. You wish to hire a person who is innovative, individualistic, versatile, and entrepreneurial. Candidates for this position would ideally have what classification on the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator? a. INTJs b. ESTJs c. ENTPs d. ISFPs e. ESTPs (c; Moderate; Myers-Briggs Type Indicator Classifications; p. 108) {AACSB: Analytic Skills} 9. A book that profiled 13 contemporary businesspeople who created supersuccessful firms including Apple Computer, FedEx, Honda Motors, Microsoft, and Sony found that all 13 were what type of thinkers?... View Full Document

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