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Career Orientation Basics

Subjects : literacy, 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. Generally 40 Hour work week or more






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






3. An assessment that helps people identify their interest areas






4. Business which two or more people own and operate






5. Cluster that involves developing - promoting - and providing goods to consumers; performing tasks for consumers






6. A plan which includes the education and training requirements to reach a career goal






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






8. Relating to races or groups of people with common customs






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






10. A specialized scientific work in manufacturing and industry






11. Intangible work done for others as an occupation






12. One who puts off doing things or making decisions






13. A person who works with you






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






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






16. The prospect for the future of a job or career






17. A service business designed to help put employees and employers together






18. A definition of work duties






19. The use of goods or service to make life easier creating new jobs while eliminating others






20. As the prices decreases producers purchase more






21. An amount of money charged by others for services






22. The type of job in which a person is employed






23. Tangible merchandise that you can see and touch






24. Acquaint or become familiar with a new situation






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






26. A course that is not required but can be chosen by a student according to their interests






27. Work that a person does for pay






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






29. Commoney known as Social Security






30. When two or more companies rival for consumer dollars






31. Arrange things in order from the most important to the least important






32. The need for workers in a particular occupation or field






33. Learning on the job






34. Something a person wants to acheive later in life requiring much planning






35. An objective that a person wants to obtain and works to achieve






36. Relating to a specific field with a high degree of skill or experience






37. Rules of behavior in the workplace






38. The ability or potential for learning new skills






39. Standard minimum pay received by an employee






40. Work that a person does for pay






41. Cluster that involves services that improve people's quality of life and promote safe - healthy communities






42. To eliminate unwanted applicants






43. Agreement to complete a job for an amount of money






44. Something one wants to obtain in the near future generally less than 5 years






45. A person who owns stock in a company






46. A long term work plan including education - training - and experience






47. Collection of information about oneself






48. Using People in Mexico to assemble parts; utilizing external resources






49. An occupation one is well-suited or qualified for






50. Fees charged by an organization to unite employees