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Week 5 Quiz - Janice Thomas 9/12/10 11:31 AM man3371 wk 5...

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Janice Thomas 9/12/10 11:31 AM man3371 wk 5 Completed 44 out of 50 points 27 minutes, and 11 seconds out of 1 hour.
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Question 1 1 out of 1 points ________ is the tendency for individuals to attribute their own successes to internal factors such as ability or effort while putting the blame for personal failure on external factors such as luck. Answer Selected Answer: Self-serving bias Correct Answer: Self-serving bias Question 2 1 out of 1 points Teams typically outperform individuals when tasks require ________. Answer
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Selected Answer: multiple skills and experience Correct Answer: multiple skills and experience Question 3 1 out of 1 points Which of the following is associated with the study of individuals? Answer Selected Answer: perception Correct Answer: perception Question 4 1 out of 1 points
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An individual who is high in ________ is pragmatic, maintains emotional distance, and believes that ends can justify means. Answer Selected Answer: Machiavellianism Correct Answer: Machiavellianism Question 5 1 out of 1 points Distinctiveness refers to whether an individual displays a behavior in many situations or whether it's particular to one situation. Answer Selected Answer: True Correct Answer: True
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Question 6 1 out of 1 points ________ is a performance measure of both efficiency and effectiveness of employees. Answer Selected Answer: Employee productivity Correct Answer: Employee productivity Question 7 0 out of 1 points In comparison to people from North America, people from Middle Eastern countries more typically believe they can dominate their environment. Answer Selected Answer: True Correct Answer: False
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Question 8 1 out of 1 points Which of the following describes a team of 8 to 10 employees and supervisors who share an area of responsibility and meet regularly to investigate problems and recommend solutions? Answer Selected Answer: quality circle Correct Answer: quality circle Question 9 1 out of 1 points In the statement, "The highway is very busy at 5 P.M. and is scary to drive on, so I'll wait until 7 P.M. to go home," the phrase, "The highway is very busy," represents which component of an attitude? Answer
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Selected Answer: cognitive Correct Answer: cognitive Question 10 1 out of 1 points An Interesting Group (Scenario) Robin has her hands full. She recently took over managing the technical support group at her company and immediately noticed that her supervisors represent a collection of personalities like she had never seen before. She was having a problem understanding them and called the human resource department, which referred her to a local psychologist. The psychologist suggested that she do some "low-key" testing. Robin agreed, as she felt she had to have some understanding of her supervisors soon or she would go nuts! The testing was completed and Robin reviewed the results of the information. Though clearly capable, Mary does not seem to like herself. Her results indicate an unwillingness
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Week 5 Quiz - Janice Thomas 9/12/10 11:31 AM man3371 wk 5...

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