Name___________________________________Chapter 8 Study Guide Questions & KeyYour final exam will be based on study guide questions from each chapter. For multiple-choice questions, remember therule: Choose the best answer. In some questions, all of the answers may be correct, but unless I indicate otherwise, only onewill be best based on the material we are studying.MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question.1)When conducting research for the workplace, what is the goal of the research?1)A)To aid in the implementation of complex processes that affect one's ability to do the jobB)To prepare bids for clients and customersC)To find, organize, and analyze information to solve a problem or answer a questionD)To provide subjective information to leadership regarding departmental activitiesE)To gain new business
2)What is the first step in preparing to research a topic or issue?2)
3)How can conducting background research help the researcher?3)
4)What is the advantage of doing background research before conducting research on specificinformation?4)
5)Addressing which of the following questions will impact your credibility in the organization in ameaningful way?5)A)What does the audience already know? What do they need to know?B)Who else may be affected by this problem or decision?C)Who is the primary audience?D)What sources will your audience expect you to consult?E)What questions will your audience expect you to answer when you present the research?