Culture Trivia Quiz

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Culture Quiz


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  • 1. 
     In Korea, business leaders tend to:
    • A. 

      Encourage strong commitment to teamwork and cooperation

    • B. 

      Encourage competition among subordinates (people reporting to you)

    • C. 

      Discourage subordinates from reporting directly, preferring information to come through well-defined channels

    • D. 

      Encourage close relationships with their subordinates

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Are most likely to hire members of their own families

    • B. 

      Consider hiring members of their own families to be inappropriate

    • C. 

      Stress the importance of hiring members of minority groups

    • D. 

      Usually hire more people than are actually needed to do a job

  • 3. 
     When eating in India, it is appropriate to:
    • A. 

      Take food with your right hand and eat with your left

    • B. 

      Take food with your left hand and eat with your right

    • C. 

      Take food and eat it with your left hand

    • D. 

      Take food and eat it with your right hand

  • 4. 
     In the US, what is considered “comfortable personal and business conversation space” when standing and talking to a colleague?
    • A. 

      0.5 meter (1,6 ft)

    • B. 

      1.5 meters (5 ft)

    • C. 

      3 meters (10 ft)

    • D. 

      5 meters (16 ft)

  • 5. 
     When doing business in Japan never:
    • A. 

      Touch someone

    • B. 

      Leave your chopsticks in the rice

    • C. 

      Take people to pricier restaurants than they took you

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
     In some South American countries, it is considered normal and acceptable to show up for a social appointment:
    • A. 

      Ten to fifteen minutes early

    • B. 

      Ten to fifteen minutes late

    • C. 

      Fifteen minutes to an hour late

    • D. 

      One to two hours late

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Never

    • B. 

      Only if the host and senior level guests are drinking

    • C. 

      Only if others at your level are drinking

    • D. 

      Always, this is an adult meal