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MGT3150 Principles of Management for Engineers Sample Questions for Exam #1 1) Middle managers set goals and objectives and make decisions about the direction of the organization that affect everyone in the organization. False 2) Operatives are managers who supervise the work of other people in the organization. False 3) Effective management is using staff, time and resources wisely to minimize unnecessary cost to the organization. False 4) Managers can be classified in terms of either their level in the organization at which they work and or their area of specialization. False 5) The four processes of management consist of controlling, leading, planning and outsourcing False 6) The distinct purpose of an organization is typically expressed in terms of a. a systematic structure. b. a goal or set of goals. c. management competencies. d. its vision statement. B 7) Operatives can best be described as a. those who actually perform the service or produce the product. b. those who work anonymously behind the scenes. c. those who set the goals of the organization. d. those who supervise others. A 8) Managers primarily perform which of the following tasks? a. selling b. stocking merchandise c. directing the activities of other people d. ordering merchandise C 9) The managers who work most closely with the operatives are known as a. top management. b. middle management. c. first-line managers. d. operative managers. C
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MGT3150 Principles of Management for Engineers Sample Questions for Exam #1 10) The level of management that translates the goals of the organization into specific plans that lower-level managers can perform is known as a. top management. b. middle management. c. first-line managers. d. operative managers. B 11) _____ are responsible for making decisions about the direction of the organization and establishing policies that affect all organizational members. a. Operatives b. Top managers c. Middle managers d. First-line supervisors B 12) Frank Gilbreth is probably best known for his experiments in reducing the number of motions in bricklaying. True 13) Weber's bureaucracy was characterized by division of labor, a clearly defined hierarchy, detailed rules and regulations, and impersonal relationships. True
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course MGT 3150 taught by Professor Jimstjohn during the Spring '08 term at Georgia Tech.

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