Organizational Behavior Midterm Study Guide
30 Multiple Choice
5 questions per chapter besides chap 5, 6
30 questions 2 pts each 60 pts total
Essay portion 3 choices, choose 2
Get to the POINT
Chapter 1: 6 Questions
definition of what the purpose of a business is? The teacher’s definition? Maximize
slides 6, 7, and 8. Lists of 11 items that are deemed as skills that profile managers
(successful) 2 questions about this
spot the one that doesn’t belong in there
know the difference between micromanaging and macromanaging
project globe in terms of global inventions?
slide 12 and 13, refer to 12! Racial examples and what not
Slide 12, number 2? Be familiar with it. Uncertainty avoidance
know what TQM is
be familiar with the Deming Legacy. In particular with the rule that goes with it. Be
familiar with it
Chapter 2: 5 Questions
Perception on slide 4. Be familiar with that definition of perception
refer to slide 5. Slide 5 deals with the first stage of the perception model. Two words on
that slide: Attention and Salient. Know the difference.
slide 7, stage 2, stereotyping. Think about it!
stage 4, slide 9. Retrieval and response. We talked about how decisions are made based.
What time frame do most people use when making a decision based upon timeframe and
be familiar with ethnocentrism!
Chapter 3: 4 Questions
be familiar with the term Self Efficacy on slide 4
slide 6, be familiar with the definition of Social Learning Theory. What is it?
slide 7, 8: 8 different ideas to help your selfimprovement. Be familiar with number 2
which is found on slide 7
gentleman that we talked about in the 1990s. father/huge contributor of classifying
societies based on their culture. *Name sorta rhymes with someone that is cased in
cement (last name). based upon these attributes, a society differs from another society.
Know who it is? *Sprinkles * Jimmy’s
Chapter 4: 6 Questions35 slides
slide 3 gives you a definition for motivation. This definition basically means what? 5 levels of Maslows hierarchy, in particular, be familiar with what each level is and what
be familiar with ERG theory found on slide 9 talks about 3 things, familiar with those,
know what doesn’t be