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Culture Quiz: Mexican Workers, Chinese Wedding Gift, India Cabs

I'm having problems finding references for the below questions; can you help, even if it is only to point me in the direction with references.

21. American managers running business in Mexico have found that by increasing the salaries of Mexican workers, they
a. increased the numbers of hours the workers were willing to work.
b. enticed more workers to work night shifts.
c. decreased the number of hours workers would agree to work.
d. decreased production rates.

23. One wedding gift that should not be given to a Chinese couple would be
a. a jade bowl.
b. a clock.
c. a basket of oranges.
d. shifts embroidered with dragon patterns.

26. When a stranger in India wants to know what you do for a living and how much you earn, he will
a. ask your guide.
b. invite you to his home and, after getting to know you, will ask.
c. come over and ask you directly, without introduction.
d. respect your privacy above all.

28. When a taxi driver in India shakes his head from side to side, it probably means
a. he thinks your price is too high.
b. he isn't going in your direction.
c. he will take you where you want to go.
d. he doesn't understand what you're asking.

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21. American managers running business in Mexico have found that by increasing the salaries of Mexican workers, they
a. increased the numbers of hours the ...

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The solution provides a culture quiz that answers and provides references for questions regarding Mexican workers, Chinese wedding gifts, and Indian cab drivers.

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