MCQ On Communication Practice Test- 203

By | May 27, 2018

Communication questions for (Human/Buiseness/classroom)

Question 1
The total number of members in the Press Council of India are: (Dec-2007)
A
28
B
14
C
17
D
20
Question 2
And is a
A
Adverb
B
Preposition
C
Conjunction
D
Pronoun
Question 3
One serious problem with electronic mail (e-mail) is that it is:
A
not private.
B
not fast enough.
C
usually not available.
D
not efficient.
Question 4
Which of the following is NOT necessarily a reflection of the-communication climate-in an organisation?
A
Prestigious working environment
B
Positive feelings of workers to their duties and responsibilities
C
The trust and goodwill of management is felt by employees
D
Employees feel appreciated by management
Question 5
A skill profile is same as that of a job description CV.
A
True
B
False
C
It depends on situation
D
sometimes true sometimes false
Question 5 Explanation: 
The statement is false. A skills profile is different from a job description CV. Here, the stress is less on the jobs you have done and more on the skills you have acquired.
Question 6
In empathic listening, paraphrasing refers to
A
restating in your own words the problem that was expressed.
B
helping the speaker to restate the solutions that you have suggested.
C
restating in your own words the feelings of the speaker.
D
each of the above elements of listening.
Question 7
Which of these is a conjunction?
A
Weather
B
Peace
C
Piece
D
Whether
Question 7 Explanation: 
Weather is a noun meaning the state of the atmosphere at a place and time. Whether is a conjunction which means expressing a doubt or choice between alternatives.
Question 8
Which of these types of listening lacks depth?
A
Appreciative listening
B
Superficial listening
C
Focused listening
D
Evaluative listening
Question 8 Explanation: 
Superficial listening is apparent listening lacking depth or understanding. It is not through listening, it is cursory listening.
Question 9
Which one of the following is the largest media house in the world??
A
Sony
B
Disney
C
AOL Time Warner
D
none of the above
Question 10
Which of these is the most frequently used channel of communication?
A
Horizontal communication
B
Diagonal communication
C
Downward communication
D
Upward communication
Question 10 Explanation: 
Horizontal communication is the most frequently used channel of communication. It is communication between departments or people of the same level.
Question 11
We use the term "sender-receiver" because
A
people involved in communication are doing both of these simultaneously.
B
it accurately reflects the process of alternately sending and receiving messages.
C
it emphasizes the people involved rather than the channel and noise which have a smaller impact on the process.
D
all of the above reasons.
Question 12
In the discussion on perceptual influences, ours advice to take more time refers to
A
the importance of getting to know another person well, rather than judging his/her communication style.
B
reading and talking to others in order to find enough information to support your viewpoint.
C
participating in a variety of activities rather than being too introspective.
D
gathering more facts so that you can avoid a hasty conclusion.
Question 13
A non-formal report written in the form of a letter is similar to a....
A
friendly letter
B
business letter
C
complaint letter
D
notice
Question 13 Explanation: 
A non-formal technical report written in the form of a letter is similar to a normal business letter. In the case of report a subject heading is added before salutation.
Question 14
Which of these is not included in precis of continuous matter?
A
Parliamentary reports
B
Correspondence
C
Reports of evidence
D
Articles
Question 14 Explanation: 
Continuous matter includes every kind of matter other than correspondence. It includes question and answer form ( parliamentary reports, reports of evidence, etc.) or articles.
Question 15
Change the speech in the following sentence: She says, ''I am happy to be here this evening.''
A
She said she was happy to be there that evening.
B
She said she is happy to be there that evening.
C
She said she is happy to be there that evening.
D
She said she was happy to be there this evening.
Question 15 Explanation: 
The correct statement is: She said she was happy to be there that evening. Words expressing nearness in time or place are changed into words expressing distance.
Question 16
Adverbs must be placed next to the words they modify.
A
True
B
False
C
It depends on situation
D
sometimes true sometimes false
Question 16 Explanation: 
The statement is true. Adverbs must be placed next to the words they modify. For example, '' He had reached almost to the top when the rope broke.''
There are 16 questions to complete.

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