MCQ On Communication Practice Test- 154

By | May 27, 2018

Communication questions for (Human/Buiseness/classroom)

Question 1
Mental structures built from past experiences that we use to process new information and organize new experiences.
A
Artifacts
B
Territory
C
Schemas
D
Groupthink
Question 2
Herbert Kelman described three common and frequently overlapping types of yielding to influence. These include all of the following EXCEPT:
A
compliance
B
identification
C
internalization
D
denial
Question 3
Social letters include.... letters
A
friendly
B
business
C
formal
D
order
Question 3 Explanation: 
Broadly, letters can be divided into two types. They are social letters and business letters. Social letters include friendly letters and invitation letters.
Question 4
The word communication is derived from
A
Communis
B
Communique
C
Communal
D
Commune
Question 5
The glossary is the list of:
A
technical terms used in the report
B
diagrams used in the report
C
subjects covered in the report
D
references
Question 6
ONE of the following is NOT a major part of an essay.
A
Title
B
Introduction
C
Conclusion
D
Paragraph
Question 7
Fill in the blank: The man was badly injured, .... he was alive.
A
however
B
but
C
though
D
hence
Question 7 Explanation: 
The correct statement is: The man was badly injured, but he was alive. However is an adverb. It can not link sentences. We should use conjunctions like but, although or yet to link two contrasting clauses.
Question 8
The response to a sender's message is called....
A
Foodbank
B
feedback
C
food
D
back
Question 9
Laboratory phonetics is a branch which uses instruments to study sounds.
A
True
B
False
C
It depends on situation
D
sometimes true sometimes false
Question 9 Explanation: 
Laboratory phonetics is experimental phonetics which uses instruments ( both mechanical and electronics) to study sounds.
Question 10
What is the expansion of a/c?
A
Alternating current
B
Account
C
Association
D
Chartered Accountant
Question 10 Explanation: 
The expansion for a/c is account. The abbreviation for alternating current is AC and association is assoc.
Question 11
Which of the following methods of communication is the most effective?
A
presenting written material
B
presenting written material along with film projector
C
multi-media method
D
cannot be determined
Question 12
Which is the main barrier to listening?
A
Physical barrier
B
Linguistic barrier
C
Cultural barrier
D
Physiological barrier
Question 12 Explanation: 
Physical barrier is the main barrier to listening. These are caused by noise, physical distractions. Noise is the biggest physical hurdle in listening.
Question 13
Usually members of individualistic cultures
A
have a low power distance.
B
have high uncertainty avoidance.
C
be collectivistic.
D
have high social orientation.
Question 14
Which statement concerning group norms is accurate?
A
At the first meeting of a new group, agreeing on the norms should be the first item of business.
B
Typically, the norms are written and become part of the group's formal record.
C
Norms give the group structure and enable it to function more efficiently.
D
An experienced group member should be able to figure out the norms shortly after joining a new group.
Question 15
The foundation of strategic flexibility is
A
to strategically get one's own way
B
to remain rigid in communication in all situations
C
to adapt and adjust behaviors and skills to changing circumstances
D
to force others to change to your way of thinking
Question 16
When numbers are part of a presentation, which of the following devices is least helpful in getting the audience to understand and retain your statistics?
A
repeating the numbers several times
B
relating them to something familiar
C
comparing numbers
D
explaining why they are unusual or surprising
There are 16 questions to complete.

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