MCQ On Communication Practice Test 67

By | September 12, 2017

Communication questions for (Human/Buiseness/classroom)

Question 1
Haptics came from---.. word
A
Latin
B
greek
C
French
D
Spanish
Question 2
Body language is part of....
A
Receiver
B
Communication
C
Channel
D
Sender
Question 3
Pragmatic rules govern
A
how people use language in everyday interactions.
B
the way we influence the self concept of others.
C
how we view world affairs.
D
how words are arranged in different languages.
Question 4
The foundation of Indian new wave came with
A
Pather Panchali
B
Gupi Gayan and Bagha Bayan
C
Mother India
D
Sholay
Question 5
When comparing beliefs and values, which statement is FALSE?
A
Beliefs are easier to change than values.
B
We seldom develop beliefs in isolation from others.
C
Our beliefs determine our values.
D
Beliefs are often based on our observations.
Question 6
Which of these should be avoided for effective listening?
A
Pre-listening analysis
B
Listening to structured talks
C
Team listening
D
Predicting
Question 6 Explanation: 
One should follow seven strategies for effective listening. They are: listening in conversational interaction, listening to structured talks, pre-listening analysis, not predicting, links between parts of the speech, team listening and listening and note-taking.
Question 7
The process of speech begins with which action?
A
An unconscious vibration of the vocal cords
B
Opening of the mouth
C
Intake of the breath of air
D
Movement of the tongue
Question 8
Which of these qualities are important in a group discussion?
A
Emotional stability
B
Hostility
C
Ignorance
D
Aggressiveness
Question 8 Explanation: 
Emotional stability plays an important role in a group discussion. No organisation wants a person who is not in control of his emotions.
Question 9
Which of these is used as a basis for improvement?
A
Speech style
B
Feedback
C
Oral skills
D
Conversation skills
Question 9 Explanation: 
Feedback means the responses from the audience to the speech. The feedback is used as a basis for improvement.
Question 10
.... is a type of motivation
A
Reflection
B
Identification
C
Compensation
D
None of these.
Question 11
What are a, an and the collectively called?
A
Indefinite articles
B
Demonstrative adjectives
C
Definite articles
D
Demonstrative adverbs
Question 11 Explanation: 
A, an and the are adjectives. They are called demonstrative adjectives. A and an are indefinite articles and the is called a definite article.
Question 12
Which of the following statements describes the social inequities associated with technology?
A
Students from middle-and upper income families are far more likely to have computers at home.
B
Schools with high percentages of low-income minority students tend to use computers for drill-and-practice exercises.
C
Boys are more likely to use computers for math and science applications while girls are more likely to use computers for word processing.
D
All of the above
Question 13
Internal correspondence may be either secret or
A
Closed
B
Open
C
National
D
Departmental
Question 14
Who selects the lead and the brakes for a news bulletin?
A
Director-general
B
News editor
C
Joint directors
D
Secretary
Question 15
Which of the following is NOT a tip for speech introductions?
A
Don't draw out suspense too long.
B
Don't make the introduction too long.
C
Don't wait too long to get to the body of the speech.
D
Don't adopt the speech to any last-minute changes.
Question 16
Which of these should be avoided while note taking?
A
Concentration
B
Evaluation
C
Listening
D
Using phrases
Question 16 Explanation: 
At the time of noting, the listener should try to understand the speech instead of evaluating. Also don't try to anticipate what the speaker will say.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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