Mgt5105 midterm Fall 2015 - Question 1 2 out of 2 points Rewarding employees differently based on gender is all of the following except Selected Answer

Mgt5105 midterm Fall 2015 - Question 1 2 out of 2 points...

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° Question 1 2 out of 2 points Rewarding employees differently based on gender is all of the following except: Selected Answer: ° On the increase ° Question 2 2 out of 2 points Which of the following group characteristics is not typically associated with the occurrence of groupthink? Selected Answer: ° Pressure to individually contribute ° Question 3 2 out of 2 points No amount of _______________ can make up for deficiencies in abilities or skills. Selected Answer: ° All of the choices are correct.
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° Question 4 2 out of 2 points Mike discovers in the interview process that he and Rob, although years apart, went to the same school, were the same major and even played the same position on the school's polo team. Mike "knows" that these activities have made him the successful manager he is today and hires Rob on the spot. The hiring of Rob is an example of ___________. Selected Answer: ° similar-to-me error ° Question 5 2 out of 2 points A management initiative is increasing the number of tasks jobholders perform. Management is increasing _________. Selected Answer: ° job range ° ° Question 6 2 out of 2 points The decline and eventual cessation of the response rate is known as __________.
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Selected Answer: ° extinction ° Question 7 2 out of 2 points According to reinforcement theory, operants are behaviors that can be controlled by altering the _______________ that follow them. Selected Answer: ° consequences ° Question 8 2 out of 2 points Joe wishes to be thought of as going above and beyond the call of duty. This is an example of the __________ impression management tactic. Selected Answer: ° exemplification ° Question 9 2 out of 2 points
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The most important factor in the development of positive self-efficacy is: Selected Answer: ° past experience ° Question 10 2 out of 2 points A job applicant claiming responsibility for successful past events, such as "My work led to a large sale," is an example of: Selected Answer: ° Entitlements ° Question 11 2 out of 2 points According to the text, six forces are reshaping the nature of managing within organizations. They include _______________. Selected Answer: ° technology ° Question 12 2 out of 2 points
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Bob has to conduct a press conference two days from now, so he is writing his speech and rehearsing various ways of presenting it. Which schema is Bob using?
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