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HR Study Set 1

Business

Quiz 11 :

Managing Labor Relations

Quiz 11 :

Managing Labor Relations

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Collective bargaining is a term that technically and properly is applied only in settings where employees are nonunionized.
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To request a union certification election, at least 50 percent of the eligible workers within the bargaining unit should sign authorization cards.
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Organized labor in the 21st century supports the employment of contingent workers by organizations.
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Identify a true statement about decertification of unions.
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If the union membership votes to reject the labor contract after an agreement has been reached between the union and management, then:
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Strikebreakers are temporary workers brought in as replacements for striking employees.
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For a union to be decertified, it is mandatory that the union must have served as the official bargaining agent for the employees for at least 3 years.
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An impasse refers to a situation in which all parties involved in a negotiation reach an agreement.
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A negative settlement zone in the negotiation process refers to the zone of overlap between an organization's and its union's demands in the bargaining zone.
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Which of the following occurs when workers suddenly go on strike, without the authorization of the strikers' union and while a binding labor agreement is still in effect?
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A company can minimize unionization by:
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Which of the following statements is true of the American Federation of Labor (AF of L)?
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In the 1920s, Barc Corporation, a coal manufacturing company, refused to negotiate its wage policy with its employees. It also refused to bargain with the elected union members. In the given scenario, Barc Corporation violated the:
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A boycott occurs when employers refuse to give their company's products free of cost to union members.
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Identify a true statement about strikes.
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Which of the following can be included in collective bargaining only if both parties agree?
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The American Federation of Labor (AF of L) grew rapidly in the early 20th century because:
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Contingent workers are a way for organizations to manage their demand for labor.
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Which of the following is a reason for the steady decline in union membership in the United States?
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A wildcat strike is an illegal form of labor action.
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