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19.Verification is the final step in the creative process.(A) True(B) FalseAnswer : (A)20.The creative process generally involves seven different steps that have to occur before a creativeidea can be generated.21.The Delphi technique is a method to systematically gather the judgments of experts who workclosely together at a common worksite.22.Group polarization is the tendency for group members to converge on a common decisionoutcome or solution.23.An illusion of invulnerability and stereotyped views of "enemy" leaders are symptoms ofgroupthink.
(A) True(B) FalseAnswer : (A)24.In problem-solving tasks, groups usually develop more and better solutions than do individuals.25.In the nominal group technique, group members share their ideas with each other and then voteon them in private.26.The administrative model of decision making does not attempt to prescribe how managersshould make decisions.27.Decision making is(A) finding the answer to a question.(B) choosing one alternative from among several.(C) staffing positions within the organizational hierarchy.(D) motivating employees to pursue organizational goals.(E) fixing problems that arise in the operations of the business.Answer : (B)
28.A decision maker's actions should be guided by29.Which of the following statements about programmed decisions is FALSE?30.Which of the following statements about nonprogrammed decisions is FALSE?31.Decisions that recur infrequently and have no decision rules are ____ decisions.(A) certain(B) risk(C) programmed(D) nonprogrammed
(E) uncertainAnswer : (D)32.Nonprogrammed decisions are usually made by