Principles Of Supervision Quiz- II

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  • 1. 
    Regulating activities within an organization using pricing mechanism is a type of
    • A. 

      Market control.

    • B. 

      Specialist control.

    • C. 

      Clan control.

    • D. 

      Operator control.

  • 2. 
    Which of the following persons developed the first theory regarding management functions?
    • A. 

      Winslow Taylor

    • B. 

      Henri Fayol

    • C. 

      Max Weber

    • D. 

      Henry Mintzberg

  • 3. 
    The process of teaching new employees the appropriate roles and behaviors needed to become effective members of a business is:
    • A. 

      Organizational socialization.

    • B. 

      Cultural diagnosis.

    • C. 

      Interpersonal development.

    • D. 

      Managerial training.

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is the most cost-effective method of departmentalization?
    • A. 

      Functional

    • B. 

      Geographic

    • C. 

      Customer

    • D. 

      Product

  • 5. 
    A primary skill necessary at every level of management is:
    • A. 

      Training.

    • B. 

      Technical.

    • C. 

      Conceptual.

    • D. 

      Decision-making.

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is characteristic of feedforward control?
    • A. 

      Implementing transfer pricing

    • B. 

      Monitoring ongoing data flow

    • C. 

      Establishing rules and procedures

    • D. 

      Evaluating performance results

  • 7. 
    Which theory is based on the idea that great leaders are born with self-assurance, integrity, and assertiveness?
    • A. 

      Content theory

    • B. 

      Path-goal theory

    • C. 

      Trait theory

    • D. 

      Behavioral theory

  • 8. 
    Labor unions traditional focus on issues related to:
    • A. 

      Salaries.

    • B. 

      Competitors.

    • C. 

      Managerial levels.

    • D. 

      Regulatory agencies.

  • 9. 
    Which of the following questions may legally be asked of a job candidate?
    • A. 

      "How old are you?"

    • B. 

      "What is your nationality?"

    • C. 

      "May I see your proof of citizenship?"

    • D. 

      "have you ever been convicted of a crime?"

  • 10. 
    The process of different levels of managers working together to develop and implement organizational goals and strategies is:
    • A. 

      Systematic management.

    • B. 

      Tactical management.

    • C. 

      Administrative management.

    • D. 

      Strategic management.

  • 11. 
    All of the following are informational roles of managers EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Monitor.

    • B. 

      Spokesperson.

    • C. 

      Disseminator.

    • D. 

      Figurehead.

  • 12. 
    Which of the following control systems is most commonly used by firms?
    • A. 

      Clan

    • B. 

      Market

    • C. 

      Bureaucratic

    • D. 

      Organizational

  • 13. 
    An employee's belief that increased efforts at work will lead to accomplishing performance goals is known as:
    • A. 

      Equity.

    • B. 

      Expectancy.

    • C. 

      Task identity.

    • D. 

      Instrumentality.

  • 14. 
    Which of the following has the power to regulate X-ray machines and blood glucose meters?
    • A. 

      Occupational Safety and Health Administration

    • B. 

      Enviornmental Protection Agency

    • C. 

      Food and Drug Administration

    • D. 

      Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

  • 15. 
    Six Sigma is tool used for:
    • A. 

      Feedforward control.

    • B. 

      Feedback control.

    • C. 

      Concurrent control.

    • D. 

      Operator control.

  • 16. 
    Which of the following is developed to create consistency in situations repeatedly faced by an organization?
    • A. 

      Single-use plans

    • B. 

      Objectives

    • C. 

      Standing plans

    • D. 

      Scenarios

  • 17. 
    A sales manager who tries to make improvements in the sales department is functioning as a(n):
    • A. 

      Entrepreneur.

    • B. 

      Negotiator.

    • C. 

      Monitor.

    • D. 

      Liasion.

  • 18. 
    According to David McClelland, all of the following are people's primary needs EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Achievment.

    • B. 

      Power.

    • C. 

      Affiliation.

    • D. 

      Growth.

  • 19. 
    The process of developing a pool of job applicants is referred to as:
    • A. 

      Outplacement.

    • B. 

      Assessment.

    • C. 

      Selection.

    • D. 

      Recruitment.

  • 20. 
    An intermediate consumer most likely purchases items from:
    • A. 

      Retailers.

    • B. 

      Big box stores.

    • C. 

      E-businesses

    • D. 

      Wholesalers.

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