Cross Cultural Management Multiple Choice Questions and Answers

Cross Cultural Management Multiple Choice Questions and Answers

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Cross Cultural Management Multiple Choice Questions and Answers 1. In Spain, the main purpose of a business meeting would be to: A) Make decisions by discussing in the length the pro's and con's of an issue B) Reach agreements by consensus C) Brief the team on a decisions already taken D) To point out the mistakes of others 2. During a break for a meeting between you and a group of Saudis, you walk into the men's room to find a few of them washing their feet in the sink. You think: A) They must have had smelly feet B) They are simply freshening themselves up C) Are preparing to read their prayers D) They are in habit of keeping their feet clean 3. You are beginning negotiations with a Chinese company. From the start of the meeting the Chinese team show great humility and deference. You should think: A) Such behaviour is a ploy designed to gain concessions B) Such behaviour is just the way Chinese people are C) Such behaviour shows these negotiations will be easy D) They like to criticize people 4. A potential Mexican client arrives 45 minutes late for a business meeting. He/she: A) Has arrived late on purpose to show that they are the party in the driving seat B) Has simply arrived late as punctuality is taken lightly in Mexico C) Has arrived late to let you enjoy your surroundings before discussing business D) They enjoy making people wait for them 5. While in South Korea, you present a gift to a new client to thank him for his hospitality and to cement your business relationship. He/she refuses to accept the gift. You should: A) Apologise for offending him/her B) Insist he/she takes it until it is accepted C) Offer it to someone else from his/her company D) Wait for the right time to offer the gift 6. Your German colleague says about a proposal you have put together, "no offense, but this idea is ridiculous". He/she : A) is merely expressing their opinion and means no harm B) is being blunt and has no etiquette C) is being rude to undermine your position D) Trying to show off themselves 7. You are asking a question of a junior Japanese colleague and he/she looks down and answers you. He/she : A) Has something to hide and is looking for answer to cover their back B) Is paying your respect C) Is ashamed
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D) Is least interested in what you are saying 8. You are the new manager in an Indian office. You ask one of your supervisors to move a desk and place it in another corner of the office. The next day you notice it has not yet been done. Why? A)
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This note was uploaded on 12/05/2010 for the course MBAIB CCm taught by Professor Mamtamohan during the Spring '10 term at Amity University.

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Cross Cultural Management Multiple Choice Questions and Answers

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