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500668RR - The Organizational Environment, Part 2




500668RR - The Organizational Environment, Part 2;1. The type of debt nearly always repaid in full by the borrower, with a repayment rate of 97 percent, is;loans.;A. federally guaranteed;B. company-to-company;C. micro-;D. parallel;2. A middle ground between an ad campaign that's standardized worldwide and an entirely local ad;campaign is called a/an _______ approach.;A. hybrid advertising;B. shared-management;C. computerized-management;D. programmed-management;3. The benefits of offshore financial centers include;A. high interest and low fees.;B. fluctuating currency exchange rates.;C. advantageous accounting practices.;D. low taxes and few banking regulations.;4. Which of the following adds 3?5 percent to the quoted price of a product, due to the costs of importing?;A. B2B costs;B. Export duties;C. Invoice charges;D. Customhouse broker's fees;5. _______ are responsible for a shift in power from manufacturers to retailers.;A. Internet advertisers;B. Private brands;C. Public brands;D. Foreign environmental forces;6. When a subsidiary transfers its net cash flows to a cash center that disperses the case to net receivers;the subsidiary is engaging in;A. hedging.;B. leading and lagging.;C. transferring.;D. multilateral netting.;7. The Sarbanes-Oxley Act was passed by Congress in response to;A. an international demand for antitrust protection.;B. a need to protect U.S. citizens from foreign laws.;C. the Enron scandal.;D. product liability lawsuits.;8. Taking a position in one market to offset exposure to price changes in an opposite position is called;A. consolidation.;B. centralization.;C. hedging.;D. diversification.;9. Developing countries frequently see the use of used equipment in production as;A. evidence the company will produce inferior products.;B. a means to employ more people who will be hired to fix broken equipment.;C. assurance the equipment has done its job elsewhere.;D. evidence the company doesn't want to take chances on untried technology.;10. _______ exposure is a currency exchange risk resulting from exposure during the consolidation of;subsidiary financial statements.;A. Translation;B. Parallel;C. Derivative;D. Temporal;11. The attitudes of governments toward transfer pricing is;A. indifference.;B. academic interest.;C. suspicion.;D. encouragement.;12. The basic cultural decision a marketer has to make when placing a product in a foreign country is;whether;A. social taboos are implied by the product's name.;B. the product will be used by men or women.;C. the advertising for the product will be tasteful enough for the foreign audience.;D. to position the product as foreign or local.;13. Applying a total systems approach to managing the flow of materials, information, finances, and;services in a value chain is called;A. luxury brand development.;B. supply chain management.;C. information and technology management.;D. organizational realignment.;14. Including such items as maintenance, repair, operating supplies, office equipment, and other services;and supplies, indirect procurement can account for as much as _______ percent of the total purchasing;expenditures in companies.;A. 50;B. 25;C. 80;D. 70;15. Swedish safety requirements for machinery operators;A. make imports of Swedish products popular in the U.S.;B. are difficult to pin down because they vary from one machine to another.;C. make exporting U.S. machines to Sweden very easy.;D. are stricter than those imposed by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Act.;16. When companies report on environmental and social, as well as financial results, it's called;A. convergence.;B. triple bottom line.;C. global edge.;D. parallel management.;17. Relocating activities a company used to do in-house to another country is called;A. offshoring.;B. outsourcing.;C. immigration.;D. emigration.;18. Global retailing requires that the company pay particular attention to _______ in distribution strategies.;A. use of animal skins in products;B. product loyalty;C. localization;D. native company competition;19. Which of the following is not a part of the total product?;A. Package;End of exam;B. Warranty;C. Integration;D. Accessories;20. Of all the promotional mix elements, _______ may be the one with the greatest similarities worldwide.;A. sales promotion;B. personal selling;C. public relations;D. advertising


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