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BUSINESS ETHICS [4H] > QUIZZES > TAKE ASSESSMENT: QUIZ 2 Take Assessment: Quiz 2 Name Quiz 2 Instructions Multiple Attempts Not allowed. This Test can only be taken once. Force Completion This Test can be saved and resumed later. Question Completion Status: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Question 1 1 points Save The fundamental decision rule of utilitarianism is to: a. Fulfill rights and obligations b. Respect duties and principles c. Be a good person d. Maximize the common good e. Avoid punishment and blame Question 2 1 points Save A utilitarian CIA agent makes a decision that someone needs to be "taken out" (killed) in order to protect the security interests of the United States. He believes that this is a moral and ethical decision. This illustrates a weakness of utilitarian theory. What is it? a. The common good is sometimes not very good b. The focus is on consequences; the means are not considered c. It replaces good judgment with science d. There are no rules, only consequences e. All of the consequences are not considered Question 3 1 points Save Which of the following statements about ethical theories is CORRECT? a. Two people, using the same ethical theory, will always come to the same conclusion
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b. Two different ethical theories, if properly applied, will always reach the same conclusion c. People always approach an ethical decision from the same
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This note was uploaded on 01/23/2012 for the course BUSINESS IDS301 taught by Professor O'byrne during the Spring '09 term at San Diego State.

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