MCQ On Communication Practice Test 109

By | September 12, 2017

Communication questions for (Human/Buiseness/classroom)

Question 1
Which of these is the most important tool of communication?
A
Body language
B
Gestures
C
Language
D
Posture
Question 1 Explanation: 
Language is the most important tool of communication. The word communication is derived from the Latin word communicare which means to share.
Question 2
Which of these factors do not make the oral discourse effective?
A
Dullness
B
Fluency
C
Self expression
D
Phonetics
Question 2 Explanation: 
The following three factors make the oral discourse effective. They are: fluency and self expression, body language and phonetics and spoken English.
Question 3
Communication by using the Eyes is an example of
A
Non-verbal communication
B
Written communication
C
Verbal communication
D
None of the above
Question 4
Demographic data should be applied cautiously because
A
it can be gathered too quickly and thus be inaccurate when computers are used.
B
generalizations are probably not true of everyone in the audience.
C
its use encourages stereotyping.
D
inaccurate assumptions may be made about gender roles.
Question 5
Brainstorming guidelines include all of the following EXCEPT
A
no criticism.
B
encourage freewheeling.
C
state your opposition clearly.
D
seek quantity.
Question 6
Which of these is not a formal report?
A
Informational
B
Informal
C
Interpretative
D
Routine
Question 6 Explanation: 
Formal reports can be classified into three different types. They are: informational, interpretative and routine.
Question 7
Communication with yourself
A
orator
B
interpersonal communication
C
intrapersonal communication
D
communication barrier
Question 8
"Third places" are characterized by
A
the perception of being a neutral space
B
a combination of a few "regular" as well as many "casual" participants
C
conversation as the dominant activity
D
all of the above
Question 9
Which of these is not a characteristic of a good essay?
A
Brevity
B
Dignified style
C
Fakeness
D
Personal touch
Question 9 Explanation: 
A good essay must have five characteristics. They are: unity, order in line of thought, Brevity, dignified and literary style and the personal touch.
Question 10
What is the positive of inner?
A
In
B
Inmost
C
Innermost
D
most in
Question 10 Explanation: 
The positive of inner is in. The superlative of inner is inmost or innermost. The word in most in does not exist. This is an irregular comparison of adjectives.
Question 11
Before the meeting is concluded, there must be a....
A
summary
B
question
C
discussion
D
agenda
Question 11 Explanation: 
Before the meeting is concluded there must be a summary and analysis of the discussion and the decisions taken. Members must feel that something concrete and substantial has been achieved.
Question 12
Which of these is not a type of speech?
A
Informative speech
B
Persuasive speech
C
Special occasion speech
D
Mock trial
Question 12 Explanation: 
There are three types of speeches. They are: informative, persuasive and special occasion. Mock trial comes under debates.
Question 13
Suffixes ''er'' and ''est'' are added to monosyllabic adjectives to express contrasts.
A
True
B
False
C
It depends on situation
D
sometimes true sometimes false
Question 13 Explanation: 
The statement is true. Suffixes ''er'' and ''est'' are added to monosyllabic adjectives to express contrasts. These create comparative and superlative forms.
Question 14
A persuadable is
A
something that everyone in a culture already agrees upon
B
something that everyone in a culture disagrees with and would argue against
C
a topic upon which change is possible
D
a and b
Question 15
DNA is a joint venture of
A
Zee TV and Star TV
B
Zee TV and Dainik Jagran
C
Zee TV and Dainik Bhaskar
D
Zee TV and Doordarshan
Question 16
Fill in the blank. Offerings made upon the....
A
altar
B
alter
C
alltar
D
allter
Question 16 Explanation: 
The correct statement is: Offerings made upon the altar. Altar is a noun which means an elevated place for religious rites. Alter is a verb meaning to make different.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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