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1

Which of the following is an example of the introduction of flexibility into the Fire Service organization?

NIMS/ICS

2

Earliest known Fire organization?

The Roman Empire

3

Essential Element in the operational management of any organization?

Effective Leadership

4

Which of the following organizational elements provide the purpose that an organization strives to achieve?

GOALS

5

The reason why an organization exists.

Mission

6

A collaborative effort between labor and management on where the organization will be in the future.

Vision

7

Organizational philosophy characterized by Flexible, Integrative behavior.

Adhocracy

8

The administrative group set in the hierarchy of authority.

Bureaucracy

9

Structure

A pattern of jobs and groups of jobs in an organization

10

Lead through the process of inspiration and enthusiasm.

Charismatic Leadership

11

Leaders that evolve from within social context

Citizen Leadership

12

Leadership style in which the issue of the task is oriented is paired with the relationship the follower has to the leader.

Contingency Leadership

13

Every organization consists of structure, process, and _____.

Behavior

14

Fire Service equivalent of globalization is ________.

Regionalization

15

A fewer layer of supervision/management and more front-line workers.

Flat Organization

16

Slimer Organization

Eliminates certain services in hopes to reduce cost.

17

What is the framework of the organization?

Structure, Process, Behavior

18

In the book, Fire Service Leadership Theories, Mitchell Waite uses the term _______ to guide officers.

LEADERSHIP

19

Prepare to fail if you fail to prepare is a ____ sentence.

Palindrome

20

Influencing others is

Leadership

21

Leadership style based on the idea that people should be valued as individuals and their ability to make significant contributions to the success of an organization.

Servant Leadership

22

More front-line workers

Flat Organization

23

A blueprint that indicates how people, jobs, and tasks are grouped together called?

Structure

24

Leadership style who work together for the common good?

Citizen

25

The sharing of facilities and consolidation of fire departments are examples of _________.

Regionalization

26

Enabling subordinates

Charismatic Leadership

27

Sincere and caring leader

Charismatic Leadership

28

Unrealistic expectations and reluctance to disagree with the leader are limitations of which leadership style.

Charismatic Leadership

29

The following organizational element must be accomplished if an organization is to meet its goals and fulfill its mission.

Objectives