Answer: AExplanation: A) Respondents in a study assumed a leader described with no identifying racial information was white at a rate beyond the base rate of white employees in a company. In scenarios where identical leadership situations are described but the leaders' race is manipulated, white leaders are rated as more effective than leaders of other racial groups.
Diff: 2 Page Ref: 166Quest. Category: Concept/Definitional560) Zenith Technologies has a very flat organizational system with few managers. Instead, it has a rigid system of clear, formalized goals, clear procedures, and cohesive work groups. In this case, the various components of the organizational system are acting as ________ to formal leadership by replacing the support and ability offered by leaders.
Diff: 3 Page Ref: 166AACSB: Analytic SkillsQuest. Category: Application561) Trust which is based on a mutual understanding of each other's intentions and appreciation of the other's wants and desires is referred to as ________.