D. Socialization patterns encourage women to choose lower-paying jobs. Croteau - Chapter 13 #56 Level: Difficult Topic: Workplace Structure and Power Type: Analysis
57. (p. 365) Which of the following is NOT true about the gender wage gap? A. The wage gap has narrowed in recent decades. B. Currently, women earn approximately 77% of what men earn. C. There a gender gap in pay among highly trained workers. D. For low-wage workers there is no gender gap in pay. Croteau - Chapter 13 #57 Level: Moderate Topic: Workplace Structure and Power Type: Comprehension 58. (p. 365) The goal of comparable worth is to A. guarantee that all workers, despite their job or occupation, earn the same average wage. B. avoid hiring women in low-income jobs so they are forced into higher paying areas. C. ensure that women earn less than men so they will meet their domestic responsibilities. D. set salaries for occupations independent of the traditional gender composition of the occupation. Croteau - Chapter 13 #58 Level: Difficult Topic: Workplace Structure and Power Type: Evaluation 59. (p. 365- 366) How do owners typically exhibit power in the workplace? A. by making broad decisions regarding how the firm runs B. by being constantly present at their company C. by making decisions regarding day-to-day activities D. by siding with their employees against their managers Croteau - Chapter 13 #59 Level: Difficult Topic: Workplace Structure and Power Type: Evaluation
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