What are the characteristics of functional stupidity? (tick all that apply) Question 13 options: It protects people’s jobs and reinforces hierarchy by avoiding questions: people can avoid asking awkward questions that may imperil their sense of sense or embarrass their boss. It helps people avoid conflict by limiting what other people can know by discourages reporting. It allows an escape from responsibility by denying a person’s own moral agency. It allows routines to be maintained and reinforced which preserves the organization and it hierarchy without challenge.