MCQ On Communication Practice Test- 202

By | May 27, 2018

Communication questions for (Human/Buiseness/classroom)

Question 1
Which of these is used before co-ordinative conjunctions?
A
Comma
B
Full stop
C
Colon
D
Dash
Question 1 Explanation: 
The comma is used before certain co-ordinative conjunctions; as ''To think this is not intellectual, but stupidity.''
Question 2
Trigonometry is a.... word.
A
French
B
German
C
Indian
D
Greek
Question 2 Explanation: 
Trigonometry is a Greek word. It means: tri = three, gon = angle, metre = measure. Thus Trigonometry is a study of the relationships between the three angles of the triangle.
Question 3
Choose the correct statement:
A
I should make more exercise.
B
I should take more exercise.
C
I should give more exercise.
D
I should have more exercise.
Question 3 Explanation: 
The correct statement is: I should take more exercise. One can take an exercise, not make exercise.
Question 4
Which of the following phrases does NOT describe intercultural communication?
A
an increasingly important aspect of our diverse society
B
a skill needed in today's workplace
C
an exchange of messages that can easily lead to misunderstandings
D
a type of communication that is more difficult in Eastern societies than in Western societies
Question 5
When people take extreme positions what is it called?
A
Fear
B
Halo effect
C
Emotions
D
Polarisation
Question 5 Explanation: 
Some people take extreme position or stand on some issues and do not want to compromise or understand the other side. This is called polarization.
Question 6
Index precis is also known as....
A
docket
B
telegraphese
C
narrative precis
D
precis of speech
Question 6 Explanation: 
The correct statement is: Index precis is also known as docket. They can also be known as abstract or a schedule. It is presented in the form of a table.
Question 7
Solicited letters of application are written of one's own accord.
A
True
B
False
C
It depends on situation
D
sometimes true sometimes false
Question 7 Explanation: 
The statement is false. Unsolicited letters of application are written of one's own accord. Solicited letters of application are in response to an advertisement.
Question 8
According to rivers and Temperley, time devoted to listening in communication activities is
A
9%
B
16%
C
30%
D
45%
Question 9
Which of these is not a simple preposition?
A
From
B
Through
C
Above
D
With
Question 9 Explanation: 
At, by, for, from, in, of, off, as, out, though, till, to, up, with are simple prepositions. Compound prepositions are generally formed by prefixing a preposition to a noun, adjective or an adverb. Example, above.
Question 10
Taking an historical perspective on public forms of interpersonal communication, one can say that:
A
Conversation in the public realm has been a prevalent form of communication in many historical eras.
B
Close, personal or private conversations tend to be more valued today than most forms of public interaction.
C
Advice writers in the eighteenth century feared that the rising influence of print would lead people to isolate themselves from discourse with others.
D
All of the above.
Question 11
Some students are.... in copying.
A
adapt
B
adept
C
adopt
D
edept
Question 11 Explanation: 
The correct statement is: Some students are adept in copying. Adept is an adjective meaning ''proficient or well trained.''
Question 12
Which is the 24 hours English Business news channel in India? (Dec-2006)
A
Zee News
B
NDTV 24 x 7
C
CNBC
D
India News
Question 13
Kinetics is also known as....
A
non verbal
B
body language
C
non verbal / electronic
D
visual
Question 14
Which broadcasting system for TV is followed in India? (June-2008) In India for broadcasting TV programmes which system is followed?
A
NTSE
B
PAL
C
SECAM
D
NTCS
Question 15
Which of the following is NOT one of the dimensions used to contrast cultures?
A
high context versus low context
B
individualism versus collectivism
C
femininity versus masculinity
D
verbal versus nonverbal values
Question 16
Major sources of revenue of newspaper is
A
Selling newspaper
B
Subsidies
C
Advertisement
D
None of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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