1.Develop a brief snapshot that you could give to a colleague traveling to these countries outlining the key cultural differences
he key cultural differences and similarities between Australia and Japan. In what ways might these differences reduce message clarity in the exchange between the visitors and their hosts?
Using the AIA model of interpersonal communication from chapter 5, explore the communication behaviors between the Australian visitors and their Japanese hosts. What special role did Takeshi play in these dynamics?
Based on your assessment of this case, what were the primary clashes in cultures, customs, and expectations between the two groups?
While hierarchy was clearly evident among the Japanese executives, it was not among the Australians. How do you think the Japanese made sense out of this? Explain.
What cultural assumptions, if any, did each side make about the other in their approach to communicating? Were these assumptions accurate?
What can you learn about any culturally mediated cognition (or information processing) involved in this case (see chapter 5)?
What can you learn about the use—or lack of use—of communication protocols in this case (see chapter 5)?
Women are not allowed in many of the more important dining and drinking establishments because of restrictive customs and traditions.
Many of these are ‘members only.’ In view of this, how can women break into these inner circles where critical business decisions are often made?
How could Robert and Luke have better prepared themselves for their visit to Japan?
What lessons does this case offer for global managers visiting a foreign country? What lessons does this case offer for host managers?
2.Choose one question and complete a 1.5 page essay.
Your essay should be double-spaced, in Times New Roman 12 point font,
ew Roman 12 point font, and formatted according to MLA style.
3. For this particular essay prompt you are expected to reflect on the role that imagination plays in the works of at least two authors from the course. How does imagination impact the ways in which the author of the work, or the protagonist within the work, sees the world around them? How does this reflect their inner-state of being? Is this a calm or tumultuous state? Ultimately, what does this reflection say about the particular work and the underlying themes that it represents?
3. When to balance dice are rolled, there are 36 possible outcomes. Find the probability that the sum is
is a multiple of three or greater than eight.
A certain game consist of rolling a single fair die and pays off as follows nine dollars for a six, six dollars for a five, one dollar for four and no payoffs otherwise.Find the expected winnings for this game.
A fair die is rolled four times. A 6 is considered success While all other outcomes are failures find the probability of three successes.
A pet store has nine puppies including 4 poodles 3 terriers and 2 retrievers. If Rebecca an errand in that order each select one puppy at random without replacement find the probability that Aaron select a retriever given that from last Rebecca selects a poodle.
Experience shows that a ski lodge will be for (166 guests) if there is a heavy snowfall in December, well only partially full (52 guests) With a light snowfall. What is the expected number of guests if the probability for a heavy snowfall is 0.40? I assume that heavy snowfall and light snowfall are the only two possibilities.
A pet store has six puppies Including two poodles two Terriers and to retrievers. If Rebecca and Aaron in that order each select one puppy random with replacement (They both may select the same one) Find the probability That Rebecca selects a terrier and Aaron selects a retriever.
Three married couples arrange themselves randomly in six consecutive seats in a row. Determine (A) the number of ways the following event can occur, And (B) the probability of the event. (The denominator of the probability fraction will be 6!=720, The total number of ways to arrange six items ). Each man was that immediately to the right of his wife.
A coin is tossed five times. Find the probability that all our heads. Find the probability that at least three are heads.
A certain prescription drug is known to produce undesirable facts and 35% of all patients due to drug. Among a random sample of a patient using a drug find the probability of the stated event. Exactly 5 have undesired effects.
10,000 raffle tickets are sold. One first prize of 1600, for second prizes of 800 each, And 9/3 prizes of 300 each or to be awarded with all winners selected randomly. If you purchase one ticket what are your expected winnings.
Suppose a charitable organization decides to Raise money by raffling A trip worth 500. If 3000 tickets are sold at one dollar each find the expected net winnings for a person who buys one ticket. Round to the nearest cent
Three men and seven women are waiting to be interviewed for jobs. If they are selected in random order find the probability that all men will be interviewed first
A fair diet is rolled. What is the probability of rolling on our number or a number less than three.
The pet store has 15 puppies, including five poodles, five Terriers, and five retrievers. If Rebecca and Aaron, in that order, select one puppy at random without replacement, find the probability that both select a poodle
Beth is taking a nine question multiple-choice test for which each question Has three answer choices, only one of which is correct. Beth decides on answering By rolling a fair die And making the first answer choice if the die shows one or two, The second If the die shows three or four, and the third if the die shows five or six. Find the probability of the stated event. Exactly 6 correct answers
For the experiment of drawing a single card from a standard 52 card deck find (a) the probability and (b) the odds are in favor that they do not drive six