Ch3 - Ch 3 Multiple Choice Identify the choice that best...

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Ch 3 Multiple Choice Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. ____ 1. The way in which factors such as skills, abilities, personalities, perceptions, attitudes, values, and ethics differ from one individual to another is referred to as: a. personality b. individual differences c. the basis for group differences d. variation in traits ____ 2. What is considered the single best predictor or work performance across many occupations stud- ied both here in the United States and across different cultures? a. GMA (general mental ability) b. Extraversion c. Conscientiousness d. Emotional Stability ____ 3. Personality is shaped by: a. consequences of behavior and the environ- ment b. the person and the situation c. thinkings and feelings d. heredity and environment ____ 4. As a supervisor of a group of employees, all of whom have an internal locus of control, you should: a. closely supervise them b. provide explicit and frequent job instructions c. expect to frequently discipline group members for slowness and lack of initiative d. allow them considerable leeway in determin- ing how to perform their work ____ 5. Which of the following statements regarding internals and externals is FALSE? a. Internals and externals have similar positive reactions to being promoted. b. Internals and externals have distinctly differ- ent reactions to being promoted with internals having higher organizational commitment than externals. c. Internals tend to have positive feelings to a promotion longer than do externals. d. Externals may be more reluctant than intern- als to participate in decision making. ____ 6. Generalized self-efficacy is the general: a. feeling of one's self-worth
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b. extent to which people base their behavior on cues from other people and situations c. belief about one's own capabilities to deal with the events and challenges that make life
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Ch3 - Ch 3 Multiple Choice Identify the choice that best...

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