Chapter 2 - Foundations of Individual Behavior - BB

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Foundations of Individual Behavior Chapter TWO
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Ability, Intellect, and Intelligence Ability An individual’s capacity to perform  the various tasks in a job. Intellectual Ability The capacity to do mental activities. Multiple Intelligences Intelligence contains four subparts:  cognitive, social, emotional, and cultural.
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Number aptitude Verbal comprehension Perceptual speed Inductive reasoning Deductive reasoning Spatial visualization Memory Dimensions of Intellectual Ability E X H I B I T 2–1
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Physical Abilities Physical Abilities The capacity to do tasks  demanding stamina, dexterity,  strength, and similar  characteristics.
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Other Factors 1. Body coordination 2. Balance 3. Stamina Nine Physical Abilities Strength Factors 1. Dynamic strength 2. Trunk strength 3. Static strength 4. Explosive strength Flexibility Factors 1. Extent flexibility 2. Dynamic flexibility E X H I B I T 2–2 Source: Adapted from HRMagazine published by the Society for Human Resource Management, Alexandria, VA.
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