Chap002 - Chapter 02 - The External Environment and...

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Chapter 02 - The External Environment and Organizational Culture Chapter 02 The External Environment and Organizational Culture True / False Questions 1. (p. 52) The external environment includes all relevant fores outside the organization's boundaries. TRUE AACSB: Domestic and global economic environments Blooms taxonomy: Knowledge Difficulty: Easy Learning Objective: 1 2. (p. 52) Organizations are open systems that affect and are affected by their external environments. TRUE AACSB: Domestic and global economic environments Blooms taxonomy: Knowledge Difficulty: Medium Learning Objective: 1 3. (p. 52) A firm's competitive environment is composed of the firm, its competitors, suppliers and distributors. FALSE AACSB: Domestic and global economic environments Blooms taxonomy: Knowledge Difficulty: Medium Learning Objective: 2 2-1
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Chapter 02 - The External Environment and Organizational Culture 4. (p. 52) All organizations operate in a macro environment. TRUE AACSB: Domestic and global economic environments Blooms taxonomy: Knowledge Difficulty: Medium Learning Objective: 2 5. (p. 53) U. S. government policies both impose strategic constraints and provide opportunities for organizations. TRUE AACSB: Domestic and global economic environments Blooms taxonomy: Comprehension Difficulty: Easy Learning Objective: 2 6. (p. 55) Firms that develop strategies that don't include technological advances will realize obsolescence and extinction. TRUE AACSB: Domestic and global economic environments Blooms taxonomy: Knowledge Difficulty: Medium Learning Objective: 2 7. (p. 55) External pressures on organizations usually have a negative effect. FALSE AACSB: Domestic and global economic environments Blooms taxonomy: Comprehension Difficulty: Medium 2-2
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Chapter 02 - The External Environment and Organizational Culture 8. (p. 56) The fastest-growing age group in the US civilian labor force is the group between 30 and 40 years old. TRUE AACSB: Domestic and global economic environments Blooms taxonomy: Knowledge Difficulty: Hard Learning Objective: 3 9. (p. 57) By 2020, men's participation in the labor force is expected to increase. FALSE AACSB: Domestic and global economic environments Blooms taxonomy: Comprehension Difficulty: Medium Learning Objective: 3 10. (p. 57) By 2012, the labor force will be even more homogenous than it is today. FALSE AACSB: Domestic and global economic environments Blooms taxonomy: Knowledge Difficulty: Medium Learning Objective: 3 11. (p. 57) A more diverse workforce presents managers with challenges as well as opportunities. TRUE AACSB: Domestic and global economic environments Blooms taxonomy: Comprehension Difficulty: Medium 2-4
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Chapter 02 - The External Environment and Organizational Culture 12. (p. 57) Family leave, flexible working hours and child care assistance have been introduced
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