Organizational Psychology: The Social Dimension of Work

Review Questions

A ________ is an example of a tactical team.

  1. surgical team
  2. car design team
  3. budget committee
  4. sports team

Hint:

A

Which practice is an example of Theory X management?

  1. telecommuting
  2. flextime
  3. keystroke monitoring
  4. team meetings

Hint:

C

Which is one effect of the team halo effect?

  1. teams appear to work better than they do
  2. teams never fail
  3. teams lead to greater job satisfaction
  4. teams boost productivity

Hint:

A

Which is not a job-related factor affecting job satisfaction?

  1. financial rewards
  2. work meaningfulness
  3. autonomy
  4. personality

Hint:

D

What is the name for what occurs when a supervisor offers a work-related reward in exchange for a sexual favor?

  1. hiring bias
  2. quid pro quo
  3. hostile work environment
  4. immutable characteristics

Hint:

B