Organisational Behaviour (3141909) MCQ

MCQs of Group Behaviour

MCQ No - 1

Which of the following is true, in general, in regard to groups?

(A) A group is characterized by the independence of its members.
(B) A group typically lacks definite roles and structures.
(C) A group influences our emotional reactions.
(D) An informal gathering cannot be considered a group.

MCQ No - 2

Which of the following is true regarding formal groups?

(A) They are natural formations that arise in response to the need for social contact.
(B) They lack clearly defined structures and roles for their members.
(C) They have a negligible impact on employee performance and behavior.
(D) They are marked by stipulated behaviors in pursuit of organizational goals.

MCQ No - 3

An informal group is characterized by the ________.

(A) stipulation of expected behaviors by the organization
(B) predetermined designation of tasks of members
(C) pursuit of particular organizational goals
(D) fulfillment of the need for social contact

MCQ No - 4

Which of the following differentiates between formal and informal groups?

(A) Formal groups involve clearly defined tasks and roles, while informal groups are neither formally structured nor organizationally determined.
(B) The impact of formal groups on organizational performance is less than that of informal groups.
(C) Formal groups pursue the goal of social contact, while informal groups have definite organizational goals to attain.
(D) Formal groups are typically smaller in size when compared to informal groups.

MCQ No - 5

Our tendency to take personal pride or offense for the accomplishments of a group we are a part of is the territory of the ________ theory.

(A) Social exchange
(B) Expectancy
(C) Social identity
(D) Reinforcement