Quiz1-4 - Quiz 1 Question 1 1 out of 1 points At the death...

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Quiz 1 Question 1 1 out of 1 points At the death of her husband, Miriam McAllister became the CEO of a company that is the world's leading manufacturer of kidney dialysis machines. It was believed when she took the position that she would perform only ceremonial duties and would not want to be actively involved in the running of the company. In other words, it was assumed she would be a: Answer Selected Answer: figurehead Correct Answer: figurehead Response Feedback: It was assumed that McAllister would perform ceremonial duties. Question 2 1 out of 1 points The three interpersonal roles are monitor, disseminator, and spokesperson. Answer Selected Answer: False Correct Answer: False Response Feedback: The three interpersonal roles are figurehead, leader, and liaison. See Exhibit 1.3. Question 3 0 out of 1 points During the week of August 9 in 2004, Robert Rothschild Farm boosted morale and showed its gratitude to its 75 employees at its retail store, cafe, and production facility by hosting its first employee appreciation week. "It was a good mix of fun and learning," said Robin Coffey, marketing manager. Coffey is an example of a: Answer Selected Answer: first-line manager Correct Answer: middle-level manager Response Feedback: The marketing department is a division. A division manager is a middle-level manager.
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Question 4 1 out of 1 points During the week of August 9 in 2004, Robert Rothschild Farm boosted morale and showed its gratitude to its 75 employees at its retail store, cafe, and production facility by hosting its first employee appreciation week. It used the management function of ____ to boost morale. Answer Selected Answer: leading Correct Answer: leading Response Feedback: Leading involves inspiring employees to work harder to achieve organizational goals. Question 5 0 out of 1 points In the entrepreneur role, managers adapt themselves, their subordinates, and their units to incremental change. Answer Selected Answer: False Correct Answer: True Question 6 1 out of 1 points Jane is in charge of her Rotary Club’s annual fund-raising auction. She will decide who will ask local businesses for prizes, who will determine the site, who will sell tickets to customers, and who will work the night of the auction. She is engaged in the management function of: Answer Selected Answer: organizing Correct Answer: organizing Response Feedback: Organizing is deciding where decisions will be made, who will do what jobs, and who will work for whom. Question 7 0 out of 1 points
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As the shift supervisor at a car wash, Jakob is bossy, arrogant, and insensitive to the needs of his subordinates. He is unable to delegate any tasks to the other employees. He will more than likely never be a middle or top manager because he: Answer Selected Answer: does not understand the importance of synergy Correct Answer: is a derailer Response Feedback: The number one mistake made by derailers is their insensitivity to others.
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