# MCQ On Communication Practice Test 114

By | September 12, 2017

## Communication questions for (Human/Buiseness/classroom)

 Question 1
.... is a strategy which represents a socially appropriate means of ending relationships.
 A Withdrawal and avoidance B Ending on a positive tone C Machiavellianism D Open confrontation
 Question 2
Which is a characteristic of private relationships (in comparison to public relationships)?
 A substitutability B use of particularistic knowledge C extrinsic rewards D normative rules
 Question 3
A letter of adjustment must explain....
 A excuses B lies C facts D fakeness
Question 3 Explanation:
Certain principles are to be observed in letters of adjustment. It must explain facts, especially if the claim is unjustified.
 Question 4
Filters that affect the content of a message are in:
 A the mind of the speaker B the mind of the listener C the minds of both the speaker and the listener D the medium of communication
 Question 5
In the question below the two statements labelled as assertion $(A)$ and reason $(R)$. Which one of the following is correct \begin{align*} \textbf{Assertion (A)}&:\text{downward communication flows from superior to downward}\\ \textbf{Reason(R)}&:\text{downward communication helps in resolving conflicts} \end{align*}
 A Both $A$ and $R$ are true and $R$ is the correct explanation of $A$ B Both $A$ and $R$ are true, $R$ is not the correct explanation of $A$ C $A$ is true, $R$ is false D $A$ is false, $R$ is false
 Question 6
.... discourages thinking:
 A Lecture B Propaganda C Nonverbal Communication
 Question 7
Which of the following is not a subsidiary part of a formal report?
 Question 8
Form of the friend-or family-provided healthcare support characterized by giving information to, or physically helping someone in need.
 A Breakdown perception B Downward communication C Ethnocentrism D Action-facilitating
 Question 9
The best advice for someone who wants to develop skill as an empathic listener is to
 A listen carefully to the whole story and suggest several solutions. B let the other person talk through the issue, paraphrase the speaker's feelings and help him/her find a solution. C identify the speaker's feelings by paraphrasing and then suggest several solutions. D develop your skill at solving problems so that you will be viewed as a trustworthy listener.
 Question 10
Speeches to inform are often classified according to purpose or
 A description. B content. C technique. D All of these are correct.
 Question 11
The communication of teachers idea to student is mean
 A Inculcating ideas in the students brain B To impart the lectures C To impart ideas D All of the above
 Question 12
Which of these agree in number and person?
 A Noun B Relative pronoun C Verb D Adverb
Question 12 Explanation:
A relative pronoun agrees in number and person. For example: Penalise him who is miscreant.
 Question 13
When speakers assume that those who share their culture will have the same knowledge of a words meaning and make the same judgments on the correct use of a word
 A Language B Cultural presupposition C Public space D Preferred reading
 Question 14
In an interview when you do not know an answer, you should:
 A keep guessing B remain quiet C bluff D admit you do not know the answer
 Question 15
Which of the following is known as the biggest barrier of communication?
 A Noise B Bad words C Channel distortion D None of the above
 Question 16
A person from a low-context culture
 A will likely hint at a problem rather than come right out and speak of it. B will usually speak directly and assertively. C will usually not say "no" in direct response to another person's request. D will not risk embarrassing the other person by direct talk.
There are 16 questions to complete.