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43 TestBank Ch13 - 104 Chapter 13 Test Bank Chapter 13Test...

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104 Chapter 13 – Test Bank Chapter 13—Test Bank The Job Search, Résumés, and Cover Letters DIFFICULTY (DIF) TYPE OTHER CODES 5 – Most difficult App – Application question ANS – Answer 3 – Average difficulty Con – Conceptual question REF – Page Reference 1 – Least difficult Def – Definition TOP – Chapter Topic NOT – Note (Feedback/ explanation) *Question used in Web Chapter Review quiz Multiple Choice 1. Well-informed job candidates know that the first step in finding a satisfying career is a. researching salary, benefits, and job stability in a chosen field. b. developing an effective résumé to send to prospective employers. c. locating job openings at desirable companies. d. learning about themselves, the job market, and the employment process. ANS: d REF: p. 376 TYPE: Con DIF: 3 TOP: Preparing for Employment NOT: The job process begins long before you write a résumé, identify desirable jobs and companies, or research salary and benefits. Finding a job begins with (1) knowing yourself, (2) knowing the job market, and (3) knowing the employment process. 2. Which of the following statements about the changing nature of jobs in today’s workplace is most accurate? a. Following the downsizing in recent years, companies are now employing more people in permanent positions. b. Work is typically outsourced to a group from, or subsidiary of, the same company. c. Although once popular, telecommuting is decreasing in popularity. d. Jobs are becoming more flexible and less permanent. ANS: d REF: pp. 378–379 TYPE: Con DIF: 3 TOP: Recognizing the Changing Nature of Jobs NOT: One of the most significant changes in the workplace is the concept of “job.” Jobs are becoming more flexible and less permanent as companies employ fewer people in permanent positions, outsource work to groups not part of the organization, and allow more employees to telecommute.
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105 Chapter 13 – Test Bank *3. Which of the following statements is most accurate? a. You can expect to have had five to seven jobs over the course of your career. b. Because you are likely to change jobs often, you need not train now for a specific career. c. You make better career decisions if you match your interests to specific career requirements. d. The Web provides all the career data you need to gather. ANS: c REF: p. 379 TYPE: Con DIF: 3 TOP: Choosing a Career Path NOT: You make the best decisions when you match your interests, along with your qualifications, to the requirements and rewards in specific careers. 4. Which of the following statements is true about searching for jobs electronically? a. Employment Web sites make finding a job as simple as clicking a mouse. b.
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This note was uploaded on 10/17/2011 for the course ENG 310 taught by Professor Dr.rachal during the Spring '11 term at Nicholls State.

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