Professional Ethics

Quiz: Professional Ethics


1.

Ethics is

That is incorrect

The correct answer is: the practice of what is right

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That is correct

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2.

Laws

That is incorrect

The correct answer is: do not always present standards that are ethical

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That is correct

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3.

Virtuous behaviors

That is incorrect

The correct answer is: are universally considered to be right

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That is correct

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4.

In a survey of National Council of Family Relations and American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences members

That is incorrect

The correct answer is: 70 percent replied that they had faced serious ethical dilemmas in their professional roles

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That is correct

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5.

The rights approach to ethics

That is incorrect

The correct answer is: holds that each person has a fundamental right to be respected and treated as a free and equal rational person capable of making his or her own decisions

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That is correct

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6.

Ethical dilemmas exist when

That is incorrect

The correct answer is: all of the items listed

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That is correct

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7.

With respect to ethical decision making

That is incorrect

The correct answer is: strategies can be developed that assist in identifying the best action

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That is correct

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8.

During job interviews

That is incorrect

The correct answer is: those people responsible for the selection of employees are morally obligated to be familiar with the limits related to legal questions

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That is correct

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9.

A code of ethics

That is incorrect

The correct answer is: presents specific belief statements directed toward the expectations of members represented in the organization or business

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That is correct

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10.

Arriving at the best decision might involve asking

That is incorrect

The correct answer is: all of the items listed

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That is correct

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