MCQ On Communication Practice Test 6

By | September 12, 2017

Communication questions for (Human/Buiseness/classroom)

Question 1
Which of these does a figure not include?
A
Graphs
B
Tables
C
Charts
D
Drawings
Question 1 Explanation: 
Graphic aids are of two types. They are: tables and figures. Tables can be dependent or independent. Figures include graphs, charts, drawings, photos and maps.
Question 2
Actively making meaning from the spoken messages of others.
A
Cultural imperialism
B
Speech acts theory
C
Listening
D
Patient activation
Question 3
Which term is used to reflect the degree to which members of a culture feel threatened by ambiguous situations and how much they try to avoid them?
A
paranoia
B
emergency readiness
C
statistical awareness
D
uncertainty avoidance
Question 4
According to Hybels, a reason for the listener to try to determine the speaker's motives is
A
to be a critical listener.
B
to be an empathic listener.
C
to be able to determine what ideas are reasonable and which ones are only emotional.
D
to compare the speaker's experience with the listener's experience.
Question 5
Language
A
is symbolic.
B
is rule-governed.
C
can shape attitudes.
D
All of these are correct.
Question 6
To hold the attention of (someone) to the exclusion of all else or as to transfix them
A
credibility
B
mesmerized
C
intrapersonal communication
D
motivation
Question 7
What does LASER stand for?
A
Light Amplification of Stimulated Emission of Radiation
B
Light Amplification of Stimulated Emission by Radiation
C
Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation
D
Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission by Radiation
Question 7 Explanation: 
LASER stands for Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. It is a device which produces an intense, high direction beam of light of a very pure colour.
Question 8
Natural delivery is
A
the collection of speech and actions that represent your true self.
B
the speech only that you use in your delivery.
C
the actions only that you use in your speech delivery.
D
an impromptu style.
Question 9
The use of possessive case should not be confined to which of these?
A
Name of living beings
B
Name of personified objects
C
A few stereotyped phrases
D
Nouns of space denoting a quality
Question 9 Explanation: 
The use of possessive case should be confined to: Name of living beings and personified objects, few stereotyped phrases and nouns of space and time denoting an amount.
Question 10
Firewalls are used to protect a communication network system against: (Dec-2008)
A
Unauthorized attacks
B
Virus attacks
C
Data-driven attack
D
Fire-attacks
Question 11
Transitions
A
lead from one point to another.
B
smooth the flow between points.
C
tell the audience where you've been and where you are going.
D
transitions do all of these.
Question 12
In a...., each member speaks on a pre-planned subject.
A
seminar
B
conference
C
panel discussion
D
symposium
Question 12 Explanation: 
The correct statement is: In a panel discussion, each member speaks on a pre-planned subject, which is normally in the form of a question.
Question 13
By choosing to speak from the floor instead of the dais, a speaker can show the audience a sense of:
A
informality
B
equality
C
closeness
D
respect
Question 14
Situational leadership includes four distinct styles. Which of these is NOT correctly explained in the statements below?
A
Telling is oriented towards the group rather than the task.
B
Selling involves persuasion and explanation to gain group support.
C
Participating focuses more on the leader and group and less on the task.
D
Delegating involves a disengaged leader and members assuming responsibility for the task.
Question 15
A finger may be used to....
A
show overconfidence
B
inspire
C
show under confidence
D
to appoint
Question 15 Explanation: 
Hands must be used to create the right impact. A finger may be used to inspire. It may also be used to accuse, if done badly.
Question 16
People brought up in the culture of poverty tend to be
A
more fatalistic than people brought up in affluent surroundings
B
more conservative and traditional than those who are richer
C
more suspicious of the police than people who are middle-class
D
all of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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