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This activity contains 22 questions.

Question 1.
Organizational behavior is all of the following EXCEPT:


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Question 2.
The four management functions include all of the following EXCEPT


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Question 3.
According to the text, the best approach for obtaining knowledge about human behavior is:


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Question 4.
The ____ assumption is being replaced by one that recognizes and values ____.


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Question 5.
_____ means that organizations are becoming more heterogeneous in terms of gender, race, and ethnicity.


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Question 6.
_____ has helped us understand differences in fundamental values, attitudes, and behavior between people in different countries.


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Question 7.
What behavioral science discipline has made the MOST significant contributions to understanding individual behavior?


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Question 8.
Successful managers and entrepreneurs recognize that:


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Question 9.
Which of the following is the BEST description of OB's current state?


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Question 10.
Individual level independent variables include:


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Question 11.
Organizational behavior is a field of study that investigates the impact that individuals, groups, and structure have on behavior within organizations, for the purpose of applying such knowledge toward improving an organization's effectiveness.


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Question 12.
Managers get things done through other people.


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Question 13.
Robert Katz has identified three management skills: technical, human, and conceptual.


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Question 14.
Behavior is generally predictable, and the systematic study of behavior is a means to making reasonably accurate predictions.


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Question 15.
Workforce diversity means that organizations are becoming more homogeneous in terms of gender, race, and ethnicity.


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Question 16.
Learning, perception, and personality have been OB topics whose contributions have generally come from sociology.


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Question 17.
Social psychology is an area within psychology, blending concepts from both psychology and political science.


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Question 18.
In tight labor markets, those managers who don't understand human behavior risk having no one to manage.


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Question 19.
Today's managers must learn to cope with ongoing stability.


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Question 20.
There are three levels of analysis in OB, and as we move from the individual level to the group level, to the organization systems level, we add systematically to our understanding of behavior in organizations.


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Question 21.




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