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1

Which of these terms refers to the moral principles by which we live and work?
A. Equality
B. Emotions
C. Ethics
D. Justice

C. Ethics

2

All of the following are reasons why cosmetologists should study and have a thorough understanding of life skills except:
A. Having good life skills eliminates the needs for self esteem
B. Well-developed life skills help you deal with difficult clients and coworkers.
C. Practicing life skills leads to a more satisfying and productive career
D. Life skills help you keep interactions with clients positive

A. Having good life skills eliminates the needs for self esteem

3

Which of the following is one of the guidelines for success?
A. Always strive to meet your salon managers definition of success
B. Show respect only for those people who can help you in your career
C. Never practice new behaviors
D. Keep your personal life separate from your work

D. Keep your personal life separate from your work

4

Which of the following is one of the recommended strategies for effectively managing you time?
A. Make time management a habit.
B. Do not schedule free time into your day because free time is a waste of time.
C. Always work as hard as possible, even if it means neglecting physical activity.
D. Plan your commitments around your leisure time.

A. Make time management a habit

5

Effective communicators usually have _______ caring personalities.
A. Clinical
B. Warm
C. Chilly
D. Calculating

B. Warm

6

In order to be diplomatic, you should be assertive rather than:
A. Aggressive
B. Intelligent
C. Sensitive
D. Considerate

A. Aggressive

7

It is recommended that you study during blocks of time that would otherwise be wasted, such as while:
A. Getting sufficient rest
B. Practicing new skills
C. Listening to your instructor
D. Waiting in a doctors office

D. Waiting in a doctors office

8

When we pay attention to our natural _______, we can learn how to manage our time efficiently.
A. Insecurities
B. Cravings
C. Rhythms
D. Feelings of guilt

C. Rhythms

9

Unfortunately, even if you are creative enough, talented enough, and motivated enough, you will still run into _______ as a cosmetologist.
A. Difficulties
B. Opportunities
C. Friendly people
D. Feelings of guilt

A. Difficulties

10

An unhealthy compulsion to do things perfectly is called:
A. Punctuality
B. Procrastination
C. Professionalism
D. Perfectionism

D. Perfectionism

11

The conscious act of planning your life instead of just letting things happen is described as having:
A. Ambition
B. A game plan
C. Goals
D. Dreams

B. A game plan

12

The thing that propels you to do something is:
A. Ambition
B. Self-esteem
C. Motivation
D. Professionalism

C. Motivation

13

Putting off tomorrow what you can do today is:
A. Time management
B. Procrastination
C. Goal setting
D. Scheduling

B. Procrastination

14

Self-_________ involves knowing what you want to achieve and keeping yourself on track so that you do eventually achieve your goal.
A. Esteem
B. Centeredness
C. Involvement
D. Management

D. Management

15

Short term goals are those goals that can generally be completed within one _______ or less.
A. Day
B. Year
C. Month
D. Week

D. Week

16

A success strategy where you imagine yourself working in your dream salon is:
A. Arrogance
B. Visualization
C. Self-esteem
D. Procrastination

B. Visualization

17

A symptom of taking on too much, in turn, is a symptom of faulty organization, is:
A. Perfectionism
B. Prioritizing
C. Procrastination
D. Development

C. Procrastination

18

An unhealthy compulsion to always do things perfectly is:
A. Personal
B. Arrogance
C. Symptoms
D. Perfectionism

D. Perfectionism

19

The inner desire that propels you to do something is:
A. Procrastination
B. Motivation
C. Development
D. Manners

B. Motivation

20

A talent and unlimited inner resource of ideas and solutions is:
A. Management
B. Process
C. Creativity
D. Personality

C. Creativity

21

An essential part of a business plan is a(n):
A. Lease agreement
B. Employee contract
C. Mission statement
D. Income tax return

C. Mission statement

22

Which of the following is an example of a long-term goal?
A. Getting to class on time
B. Completing homework assignments
C. Graduating from cosmetology
D. Mastering techniques

C. Graduating from cosmetology

23

Which of the following professional behaviors demonstrates ethical behavior?
A. Be courteous
B. Be honest
C. Provide competent services
D. All of the above

D. All of the above

24

A combination of understanding, empathy and acceptance is called:
A. Arrogance
B. Sensitivity
C. Straightforwardness
D. Diplomacy

B. Sensitivity

25

Professionals who have an easy time talking about themselves and listening to others have developed effective:
A. Sensitivity skills
B. Diplomacy skills
C. Time management skills
D. Communication skills

D. Communication skills