Communication questions for (Human/Buiseness/classroom)
The difference between assimilation and accommodation as strategies used by nondominant-group members is that
a person who tries to assimilate is more concerned with fitting into the dominant group.
a person who tries to accommodate is more concerned with fitting into the dominant group.
a person who wants to assimilate is more aggressive than someone who wants to accommodate.
a person who wants to accommodate is more assertive than someone who wants to assimilate.
An expressed struggle between at least two interdependent parties, who perceive incompatible goals, scarce rewards, and interference from the other party in achieving their goals.
The fact that it is impossible to fix common meaning on all nonverbal messages indicates that nonverbal communication is
Touching a person can
Cause discomfort and all health professionals should avoid touching anyone.
Indicate anger or aggression and thus should be avoided at all times.
Communicate concern in a non-verbal manner that can provide comfort and reassurance.
Be difficult for some people and thus should be avoided in most situations.
At an Arab business party, alcohol is:
not served at all
An instructor describes a particular book to a student, says she thinks the student might enjoy it, and tells him to "check it out." The student checks the book out of the library, brings it to class, and tells the instructor it isn't a book he would enjoy. The instructor wonders why the student bothered to bring take the book from the library in the first place. The instructor had used "check it out" to mean "see if you'd like it." The student thought "check it out" meant he was supposed to actually borrow the book from the library. This use of language is an example of
In the health professions gathering information occurs every day and is
Essential but complicated and time-consuming.
More important than providing information.
Essential but does not require particular skill.
Essential for developing rapport and involves interviewing and questioning.
Choose the correct statement:
Kalidas is the greatest of all other poets.
Kalidas is the greatest of all poets.
Kalidas is the greater of all other poets.
Kalidas is the greater of all poets.
Question 8 Explanation:
The correct statement is: Kalidas is the greatest of all poets. Here, other is unnecessary. Though in the comparative degree, Kalidas is greater than any other poet.
In the question below the two statements labelled as assertion (A) and reason (R). Which one of the following is correct Assertion (A) downward communication flows from superior to downward Reason(R)downward communication helps in resolving conflicts
Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
Both A and R are true, R is not the correct explanation of A
A is true, R is false
A is false, R is false
Nonverbal communication is made up of
Any instance in which a stimulus other than words creates meaning in either a sender's or a receiver's mind.
Behavior other than words that is intended to convey a message.
All human behavior.
None of the above
Which of these is the most common type of grapevine?
Single strand chain
Question 11 Explanation:
In the cluster chain, one tells selected people who may in turn relay the information to other selected individuals. This the most common type of informal communication.
"Freedom" is an example of a/an
Oral presentations are an integral part of an engineer's career.
It depends on situation
sometimes true sometimes false
Question 13 Explanation:
The statement is true. Oral presentations are an integral part of an engineer's career. He has to take part in meetings, conferences and seminars.
The ability of the mass media to cover the vast boundaries of space is termed as global village by
None of the above
Learning about work through a lifetime of communication.
Motivation to reduce uncertainty based on likely reward from the other of interest.
There are 16 questions to complete.