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Career Vocab

Subject : soft-skills
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. Cluster that involves services that improve people's quality of life and promote safe - healthy communities






2. Anything a person has or uses to reach a goal






3. Personal standards by which one lives






4. Treating someone unfairly because of his or her race - religion - or sex






5. Standards one believes is important about their work






6. The planning and using of time






7. An action or series of actions determined by an employer for a specific process






8. A skill that you have developed






9. To make a plan or arrange things that must be done






10. notices that employers put in the classified section of the paper describing their job openings






11. Jobs with similiar work actvities






12. The way in which a person views their own self-worth






13. Money accounted for from January 1st through the current pay period






14. The surrounding physical conditions of a workplace






15. A task one is expected to perform on the job






16. The thing a person enjoys doing or thinking about






17. A group of employees






18. The personality or activity by which a person is known






19. Hearing - learning - and retaining verbal information






20. Cluster that involves coordinating the movement of people - goods - and services; career cluster - jobs or occupations grouped together because of similar knowledge or skills






21. Jobs that last for a limited period of time






22. As the prices decreases producers purchase more






23. A share of the ownership in a company






24. The person who has hires someone to do a job






25. Intangible work done for others as an occupation






26. A person who owns stock in a company






27. Determining the best way for an individual to study - remember - or learn






28. To find out more by reading and talking to people






29. An assessment that helps people identify their interest areas






30. To eliminate unwanted applicants






31. A course that is required before another course can be taken






32. Fixed amount of money earned - regardless of hours worked; pay that is calculated exactly the same for every check






33. An introductory letter written to a prospective employer






34. A course or program that teaches job skills






35. Tangible merchandise that you can see and touch






36. Cluster that involves regulating and managing local - state - and federal government






37. A belief - understanding - and recognition of one's own abilities






38. Following a person on the job to learn job duties and responsibilities






39. Cluster that involves acquiring - investing - and managing money






40. Cluster that involves protective and legal services






41. Cluster that involves designing and producing materials into intermediate or final products






42. Careful use of resources including money and materials






43. The ability to perform a certain activity well






44. The combination of attitude - values - interests - and behaviors that identify a person






45. Part of the paycheck that shows earnings and deductions






46. Someone who purchases a good or service with the intent to use it






47. Learning on the job






48. A definition of work duties






49. Rules of behavior in the workplace






50. Work that a person does for pay