Coastline MS100 M01/02 Quiz latest 2017
The theoretical premise that the sum of 1 2 3 will equal 7 or more is known as:
The behavioral school of theory focuses upon:
External forces that may influence planning include__________ forces:
all of the above
Which management function focuses on creating a structure to facilitate the accomplishment of goals?
Quality of organizational achievements can be identified by measuring ____________.
customer needs being met
expanding overseas markets
amounts of immediate profits
number of skilled employees
Managers whose expertise lies primarily in one or another of the speciality areas such as marketing, operations, or finance are known as:
A thorough understanding of how a total system works requires an understanding of how:
component parts are interrelated.
to use statistics.
to maximize profits.
costs affect production.
The information role that constantly scans the environment is:
The branch of management science that applies to manufacturing or service industries is called:
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One phrase that captures the essence of contingency theory is:
experience makes right
speak softly and carry a big stick
alls well that ends well
Which of the following management functions do top managers typically spend most of their time doing?
The essence of the quality of any output is the ability to:
develop quality circles
train employees on quality control
start with quality inputs
meet the needs of the customer
Differing cultural and national origins, varying ethnic and racial backgrounds, different age groups and mental capabilities represents:
skills of management
a management myth.
Management options, variables, and situations characterized the __________ school.
Management "scholars" such as Owen, Mayo, Maslow, and McGregor endorse the ____________ school of theory.
Reengineering is not referred to as:
rethinking measures and controls.
focus on ineffective processes.
An entity managed by one or more persons to achieve stated goals is known as a(n) ____________.
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An organizational system is comprised of all the following except:
The title, Father of Scientific Management, is often attributed to ___________.
The first management theory that gave specific attention and concern to Employees was the ____________ school.