Chapter 3 and 4 and 5 - TB

Chapter 3 and 4 and 5 - TB - CHAPTER 3,4&5 MULTIPLE CHOICE....

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MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question . Refer to the Scenario below to answer the questions that follow . The Election (Scenario ( At the present time, your organization is confronting the election of a new president and congress, changes in how the customer wants your product to look in design, changes in the age and education level of your customer, and the desire of the customer to have the product made in the newly discovered plastics used in the construction of your product . 1 ( The change in how the customer wants your product to look in design is an example of what ? A) general environment B) interest group C) specific environment D) pressure group 2 ( According to the textbook, which of the following groups includes individuals who were born between the years 1946-1964 ? A) Generation X B) the World War II group C) the baby boomers D) the Depression group 3 ( For an organization such as a hospital that needs nurses, the labor union and the local labor market are examples of what kinds of factors in their specific environment ? A) special-interest group and supplier B) government agency and competitor C) both are examples of suppliers D) customer and special-interest group Refer to the Scenario below to answer the questions that follow . Environmental Constraints (Scenario ( It is safe to say that managers do not have complete control over organizational outcomes; the environment has a significant impact. However, there are different environmental factors that shape a manager's work life . 4 ( Political conditions, which include attitudes that officials hold toward specific industries, fall within an organization's __________ environment . A) internal B) global C) competitive D) general 5 ( When you think of an organization's suppliers, you .__________ A) know that they are located close to the buying organization B) typically think in terms of organizations that provide materials and equipment C) typically think of governments that pass the laws the organization must follow
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D) know that they are the main customers of the organization Refer to the Scenario below to answer the questions that follow . Changing Organizational Culture (Scenario ( Mary has been asked by the company president to change the organizational culture to reflect the company's new organizational goals. As executive vice president, she certainly understands the goals, but is really not sure that she understands what to do about the culture . 6 ( Mary also found out that in order to build a strong new culture, she should do all but which of the following ? A) develop socialization practices to build culture B) utilize their recruitment efforts C) have management make explicit what is valued in the organization D) encourage a high turnover rate 7 ( According to the textbook, __________ is having an impact on determining an organization's competitors because it has virtually eliminated the geographic boundaries
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This note was uploaded on 02/12/2012 for the course ECON 101 taught by Professor Abrams during the Spring '11 term at Adams State University.

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Chapter 3 and 4 and 5 - TB - CHAPTER 3,4&5 MULTIPLE CHOICE....

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