BUSI 240 Quiz 3 Liberty University Answers

· Question 1

2 out of 2 points

According to ________ theory, social norms, past experience, and personal values translate emotional signals into goal-directed effort.

· Question 2

2 out of 2 points

The ________ refers to the fairness of the procedures used to decide the distribution of resources.

· Question 3

2 out of 2 points

According to equity theory

· Question 4

2 out of 2 points

According to four-drive theory, organizations maximize motivation by focusing employees on opportunities to fulfill ________ of the four drives.

· Question 5

2 out of 2 points

In expectancy theory, "valence" refers to the

· Question 6

2 out of 2 points

Which of the following statements portrays the essence of appreciative coaching?

· Question 7

The typical employee is ________ the organization.

· Question 8

2 out of 2 points

With respect to procedural justice, the "value-expressive" function that "voice" provides refers to the

· Question 9

People with a high need for affiliation tend to

· Question 11

2 out of 2 points

Which of the following does the expectancy theory explain about employees?

· Question 12

________ potentially improves employee performance by increasing motivation and clarifying role perceptions.

· Question 13

2 out of 2 points

________ is the process of keeping track at regular intervals of one's progress toward a goal by using naturally occurring feedback.

· Question 14

2 out of 2 points

Johnson Inc. has introduced job rotation to the line workers. Management is hoping that they will see less injuries and improved

· Question 16

2 out of 2 points

Scenario E Staff Up! is determined to begin to grow their own leaders because they see it as being key to success. They know they will have to work with each employee to build their skills. Answer the following questions. Manuel is often seen sitting at his desk mumbling. When asked if all is alright, he often comments that he cannot perform like the others on his team. He is engaging in

· Question 17

Which of the following refers to the result of the division of labor in which work is subdivided into separate jobs assigned to different people?

· Question 18

2 out of 2 points

________ is influencing oneself to establish the self-direction and self-motivation needed to perform a task.

· Question 19

Which of the following is an advantage of job specialization?

· Question 20

How can companies improve the pay–performance linkage?

· Question 21

2 out of 2 points

Empowerment is higher in organizations that

· Question 22

2 out of 2 points

With the right individuals, job characteristics, and organizational environment, empowerment can substantially improve motivation and performance. However, organizational and cultural conditions can limit the extent to which the conditions for empowerment produce feelings of empowerment because of

· Question 23

Which of the following is true about stock option plans?

· Question 25

2 out of 2 points

Which one of the following rewards represents the largest part of most paychecks?