MCQ On Communication Practice Test 15

By | September 12, 2017

Communication questions for (Human/Buiseness/classroom)

Question 1
Familiar words must be used in technical writing.
A
True
B
False
C
It depends on situation
D
sometimes true sometimes false
Question 1 Explanation: 
The statement is true. We should use the familiar words instead of the abstract word in technical writing. It is better to use to get instead of to acquire.
Question 2
Marketing communication in an organization is NOT directed at ONE of the following.
A
Middlemen
B
Consumers
C
Salesmen
D
Management
Question 3
Which of these should be avoided for effective listening?
A
Patience
B
Politeness
C
Talking
D
Attentiveness
Question 3 Explanation: 
For effective listening, stop talking. Listen attentively and patiently. Put the speaker at ease and be polite.
Question 4
The nature of communication is
A
Process of exchange of ideas
B
A purposive process
C
A Psycho-social process
D
All of the above
Question 5
According to Communication Research Reports, which method of communication rated the highest in satisfaction for communicating easily?
A
face-to-face
B
instant message
C
e-mail
D
cell phone
Question 6
....is a communication method in which speakers speak 'for' or 'against' the statement
A
Lecture
B
Field trip
C
Debate
D
Simulated learning experience
Question 7
Which of these must be avoided in business letters?
A
Polite words
B
Formal words
C
Abbreviations
D
Clear details
Question 7 Explanation: 
Words which are non-standard or usage of slang must be avoided. Abbreviations constitutes non-standard usage. For example, use advertisement instead of advt.
Question 8
Any obstacle that gets in the way of effective communication
A
communication barrier
B
reciprocal
C
motivation
D
ethics
Question 9
Which of these are not allowed in a precis?
A
Semicolon
B
Verbs
C
Heading
D
Abbreviations
Question 9 Explanation: 
Abbreviations are not allowed in a precise nor can the parameters of grammar be compromised. Adverbs and adjectives can be eliminated.
Question 10
What is GRPS?
A
Number of readers reading an advertisement
B
Number of points earned by an advertising campaign
C
Number of advertising insertion in one campaign
D
General packet radio services
Question 11
Which of these should be invoked through words?
A
Compassion
B
hostility
C
spitefulness
D
rudeness
Question 11 Explanation: 
Compassion and positive emotions should be invoked through words, otherwise there may be a need to reassess their efficacy. It is better to err on the positive rather than the negative side.
Question 12
Which of these means to omit?
A
Accept
B
Except
C
Acept
D
Exccept
Question 12 Explanation: 
Except is a preposition or verb which means to leave out or omit. Accept means to receive and is a verb. Both of these are homophones.
Question 13
General enquiry letters do not result in any business return.
A
True
B
False
C
It depends on situation
D
sometimes true sometimes false
Question 13 Explanation: 
The statement is true. General enquiry letters do not result in any business return. They are used to accumulate information for business or private research.
Question 14
Noise is a.... to communication
A
Barrier
B
Communication
C
Essential
D
stochastic
Question 15
.... communication includes tone of voice body language, facial expressions etc.
A
Nonverbal
B
verbal
C
letter
D
notice
Question 16
The interpretation of technical information essentially requires.... knowledge.
A
Professional
B
Computer
C
Linguistic
D
Scientific
There are 16 questions to complete.

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