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Sheet1 Page 1 Which of the following terms means "informing authorities of harmful, dangerous, or illegal activities" ? whistle blowing Which of the folloiwng means "the lack of clarity as to whether a particular act violates a law, rule, or policy" ? application issue Which of the following terms means "the morality of an action is agreed upon, but there is uncertainty about how it should be c o conceptual issue Etiquette, law, morals and ethics are subsets of: interaction rules Which moral theory states that "an act is moral provided you act in your enlightened self-interest" ? ethical egoism The percentage of students in 4-year programs in U.S. universities who pursue studies abroad each year is : <4% What part of the Challenger failed during the January 28, 1986 launch? booster rocket joints Which of the following statements is true regarding the Missouri City Antenna Collapse? The engineering company refused to approve any modifications to the original drawings due to liability issues.
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Unformatted text preview: Which moral theory attempts to optimize the happiness objective function? utilitarianism In the Kansas City Hyatt Regency Walkway Collapse, which of the following statements is true? The president of the structural engineering firm put his engineering seal of approval on the shop drawings without adequately c Which of the following is an engineering decision that Fred (the main character) faces in the video Incident at Morales? Whether to line the evaporation ponds to prevent the seepage of hazardous substances Which of the following happens in the video Incident at Morales? When faced with budget cuts, Chuck (the vice president of the company) suggests that Fred (the main character) cut costs by Which of the following happens in the video Incident at Morales? Fred, the main character of the vdeo, decides to join the EPA after witnessing several safety violations by his former employe r...
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This note was uploaded on 10/02/2008 for the course ENGE 1024 taught by Professor Dcohanehi during the Fall '06 term at Virginia Tech.

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