OB Chapter 8 - Chapter 8 1 CORRECT Which of these refers to...

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Chapter 8 1 CORRECT Which of these refers to the process of generating and choosing from a set of alternatives to solve a problem? A) Intuition B) Learning C) Decision making D) Consensus E) Heuristics Feedback: Page: 256 Learning Objective: 1 2 CORRECT _______ is a characteristic of tacit knowledge. A) Always conscious and accessible information B) Highly personal in nature C) Can be learned through books D) General information E) Easily transferred through written communication Feedback: Page: 258 Learning Objective: 2 3 INCORRECT Originally known as operant conditioning, who was the first to pioneer the notion that we learn by observing the link between our voluntary behavior and the consequences that follow it? A) Gladwell B) Taylor C) Weiss D) Buffet E) Skinner Feedback: Page: 258 Learning Objective: 3 4 CORRECT _______ occurs when an unwanted outcome follows an unwanted behavior.
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A) Heuristics B) Punishment C) Negative reinforcement D) Extinction E) Positive reinforcement Feedback: Page: 259 Learning Objective: 3 5 CORRECT What is the single most common form of reinforcement schedule? A) Fixed ratio B) Variable ratio C) Continuous D) Fixed interval E) Variable interval Feedback: Page: 261 Learning Objective: 3 6 CORRECT Ellen gives all her employees a paycheck every Friday. This is an example of which form of reinforcement schedule? A) Fixed interval B) Variable ratio C) Continuous D) Fixed ratio E) Variable interval Feedback: Page: 261 Learning Objective: 3 7 CORRECT _______ are decisions that become somewhat automatic because a person's knowledge allows him or her to recognize and identify a situation and the course of action that needs to be taken. A) Communities of practice B) Learning orientations C) Programmed decisions D) Nonprogrammed decisions E) Surface decisions
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Feedback: Page: 265 Learning Objective: 4 8 CORRECT Which of these refers to when decision makers select the first acceptable alternative considered? A)
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OB Chapter 8 - Chapter 8 1 CORRECT Which of these refers to...

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