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Unformatted text preview: OB-Ch1-QuizMultiple ChoiceIdentify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.____1.The study of organizational behavior is concerned with:a.psychosocial, interpersonal, and organizational structureb.psychosocial, interpersonal, and work designc.interpersonal, group dynamics in organizations, and work designd.psychosocial, interpersonal, and behavioral dynamics in organizations____2.The snake pit metaphor of organization behavior conveys the:a.dark side of organizationsb.the dark side of human behaviorc.the dark side of competitiond.the dark side of the globalization of markets____3.An internal perspective of human behavior tends to explain a person's actions in terms of their history and:a.job demandsb.personal value systemc.task designd.organization communication channels____4.The internal and external perspectives offer:a.complementary explanations for human behaviorb.similar explanations for human behaviorc.conflicting explanations for human behaviord.alternative explanations for human behavior____5.Kurt Lewin may have best captured alternative explanations for human behavior when he stated behavior is a function of:a.the individual personality and preferences for leadership styleb.the consequences of compliant and deviant behavior within social groupsc.culture and the systemic properties of the organizationd.the person and the environment____6.When Black & Decker placed a special emphasis on human productivity and efficiency through the applica-tion of organizational goal setting and differential piece rate systems, they were borrowing ideas from the dis-cipline of:a.psychologyb.anthropologyc.sociologyd.engineering____7.The recent emphasis on sources and treatment of hypertension with respect to occupational health and well-being is an example of a contribution from which discipline?being is an example of a contribution from which discipline?...
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This note was uploaded on 03/09/2012 for the course MGMT 302 taught by Professor Greene during the Spring '09 term at CSU San Bernardino.
- Spring '09