Ultimate Quiz On Principles Of Management 1

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  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Spokesperson

    • B. 

      Liaison

    • C. 

      Figurehead

    • D. 

      Resource allocater

    • E. 

      Disseminator

  • 2. 
      Jim is a manager who recently merged the company's personnel and employee training departments into a single human resources department.  Which management function has Jim performed?  
    • A. 

      Empowerment

    • B. 

      Quality control

    • C. 

      Leading

    • D. 

      Organizing

    • E. 

      Planning and decision making

  • 3. 
      Modern management has become almost completely a science and almost not at all an art/
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    In the spokesperson role, managers formally relay information to people outside the organization
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
      Managers who spend too much time performing the controlling function are likely to lead the organization away from its goals.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    An organization that manufactures its product at the lowest possible cost is by definition effective
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
      Select the four decisional roles that the manager's informational roles typically lead to:
    • A. 

      Entrepreneur

    • B. 

      Disturbance handler

    • C. 

      Spokesperson

    • D. 

      Resource allocator

    • E. 

      Negotiator

  • 8. 
      Select the three informational roles that flow naturally from the interpersonal roles of a manager:
    • A. 

      Negotiator

    • B. 

      Monitor

    • C. 

      Disseminator

    • D. 

      Spokesperson

    • E. 

      Bookkeeper

  • 9. 
    Mintzburg concluded that managers play ten different roles in three basic categories, select the three categories below:
    • A. 

      Interpersonal

    • B. 

      Entrepreneurial

    • C. 

      Decisional

    • D. 

      Informational

    • E. 

      Supervisory

  • 10. 
    Which one of the following is not one of the three interpersanol roles inherent in a manager's job?
    • A. 

      Spokesperson

    • B. 

      Figurehead

    • C. 

      Liaison

    • D. 

      leader

  • 11. 
    A __________ manager is responsible for implementing the policies and plans developed by top managers and for supervising and coordinating the activities of lower-level managers.
    • A. 

      Top

    • B. 

      Middle

    • C. 

      First-line

    • D. 

      Low-level

  • 12. 
      A manager that creates an organization's goals, overall strategy, and operating policies would be performing what level of management?
    • A. 

      Top management

    • B. 

      Middle management

    • C. 

      First-line management

    • D. 

      Low-level management

  • 13. 
      Store managers who oversee day-to-day operations of their respective stores, hire operating employees to staff them, and handle routine administrative duties would be an example of what level of manager?
    • A. 

      Top manager

    • B. 

      Middle manager

    • C. 

      First-line manager

    • D. 

      Low-level manager