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Ques tion 1 1 out of 1 points Which of the following is one of the relationships proposed in expectancy theory? Selected Answer: Correct Answer:
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Questio n 2 1 out of 1 points The degree to which an individual believes that performing at a particular level will generate a desired outcome is defined by expectancy theory as what kind of relationship? Selected Answer: Correct Answer: Questio n 3 1 out of 1 points In equity theory, individuals assess the ________. Selected Answer: Correct Answer: Questio n 4 1 out of 1 points James is a salaried employee whose job it is to proofread legal documents. He discovers that he is paid substantially more than his colleagues, even though their jobs and performances are very similar. What is likely to be his reaction to this discovery according to equity theory? Selected Answer: Correct Answer: Questio n 5 1 out of 1 points An individual who joins the armed services out of a desire to be involved in an enterprise that requires a high degree of cooperation for success probably would have high ________. Selected Answer:
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Questio n 5 1 out of 1 points Correct Answer: Questio n 6 1 out of 1 points Deborah works for a U.S. based firm with extensive business interests in Latin America. Deborah has successfully used goal-setting theory in her efforts to motivate her US employees. When she tries to use it on her Chilean employees, she has much poorer results. Why is this probably so? Selected Answer: Correct Answer: Questio n 7 1 out of 1 points Hans derives a great sense of belongingness, acceptance and friendship from his relationships with his extended family. Which of Maslow's needs is Hans fulfilling through these relationships? Selected Answer: Correct Answer: Questio n 8 1 out of 1 points Contemporary research on equity theory focuses on ________ justice. Selected Answer: Correct Answer:
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Questio n 9 1 out of 1 points Cognitive evaluation theory suggests that which of the following would not serve to increase an employee's motivation? Selected Answer: Correct Answer: Question 10 1 out of 1 points Which of the following would be considered a motivator in the two-factor theory? Selected Answer: Correct Answer: Question 11 1 out of 1 points The theory that asserts that motivation depends upon an employee's goals, and the belief that productive behavior will get these goals accomplished, is called ________. Selected Answer: Correct Answer: Question 12 1 out of 1 points Who developed expectancy theory? Selected Answer: Correct Answer:
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Question 13 1 out of 1 points Jasmine is trying to gain control of her department. Although she will be greatly compensated if she achieves this aim and will gain control over many subordinates, the main reason she is pursuing this position is that she thinks she can do the job better than her predecessors and wants people to know that this is so. What need would McClelland say primarily drives Jasmine in this case? Selected Answer:
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2011 for the course OLS 208 taught by Professor Unknown during the Spring '10 term at Purdue.

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