MCQ On Communication Practice Test 78

By | September 12, 2017

Communication questions for (Human/Buiseness/classroom)

Question 1
Which of these finds out how a certain set of people use a language at a given time?
A
Diachronic Linguistics
B
Comparative Linguistics
C
Synchronic Linguistics
D
Historical Linguistics
Question 1 Explanation: 
Synchronic Linguistics finds out how a certain set of people use a language at a given time. Historical or Diachronic Linguistics studies the link between language and history. Comparative Linguistics studies the comparison between two or more languages.
Question 2
Which of these do not provide free E-mail?
A
Hotmail
B
Rediff
C
WhatsApp
D
Yahoo
Question 2 Explanation: 
Many companies worldwide provide free E-mail through internet. Hotmail, Rediff, BSNL, Yahoo are the companies to name a few. Whatsapp is a social media app which doesn't provide E-mail feature.
Question 3
In....method of communication, at the end the chairman takes a vote
A
Lecture
B
Field trip
C
Debate
D
Simulated learning experience
Question 4
Showing respect for others, a critical aspect of public interpersonal communication, is illustrated by
A
avoidance rituals
B
presentational rituals
C
demonstrating the characteristics of a good demeanor
D
all of the above
Question 5
Which of these is not an use of the passive voice?
A
When we know about the doer of the action.
B
When the subject of the active verb would be people.
C
To avoid awkward or ungrammatical sentences.
D
When an active form would create problems for the speaker.
Question 5 Explanation: 
The passive voice has a lot of uses. Some of them are: When we don't know about the doer of the action, when the subject of the active verb would be people, to avoid awkward or ungrammatical sentences, etc.
Question 6
ONE of the following is NOT a characteristic of oral presentations.
A
Appropriateness
B
Clarity
C
Clumsiness
D
Adequacy
Question 7
....is an auditory aid.
A
Radio
B
Tape recorder
C
Both
D
None of these
Question 8
Which of these present data of related units?
A
Rectilinear graph
B
Tables
C
Multiline graphs
D
Bar graphs
Question 8 Explanation: 
Multiline line graphs present data of related units. They have more than one index line.
Question 9
The struggle between the need to remain connected to the other and the need to be independent.
A
Connection-Autonomy dialectic
B
Identification
C
Brainstorming
D
Mindfulness movement
Question 10
Our listening activities serve at least four primary purposes, including:
A
just for recreation, to evaluate information, and because it is required.
B
to acquire information, just for recreation, and to evaluate and screen information.
C
to evaluate and screen information, for competence in dealing with others, and to create appropriate responses.
D
because it is required, for communication competence, and for social efficacy.
Question 11
Which of the following statements is incorrect?
A
A letter must be written in one single paragraph.
B
A letter must be complete in all respects.
C
A letter must be written in legible handwriting.
D
A letter must be properly punctuated.
Question 11 Explanation: 
The incorrect statement is: A letter must be written in one single paragraph. A letter must be divided into paragraphs. A letter must be complete in all respects.
Question 12
The 'e' which is silent in any word, is dropped if a suffix beginning with a vowel is added to it.
A
True
B
False
C
It depends on situation
D
sometimes true sometimes false
Question 12 Explanation: 
The statement is true. The 'e' which is silent in any word, is dropped if a suffix beginning with a vowel is added to it. For example, ''love'' becomes ''lovable''.
Question 13
Infinitive is also known as
A
Verb adjective
B
Verb-noun
C
Verb pronoun
D
Adverb noun
Question 13 Explanation: 
An infinitive is a kind of noun with certain features of a verb, especially that of taking an object. Thus, the infinitive is a verb-noun.
Question 14
The meaning of communism is
A
Differences
B
Normal
C
Sensation
D
Etiquettes
Question 15
A way to understand how people's sense of self-develops from their ongoing, interlinked conversations in and with a culture.
A
Mindfulness movement
B
Symbolic Interaction
C
Attitude
D
Participant-driven
Question 16
Which statement about adaptors is NOT correct?
A
They are habits that are not intended to communicate.
B
People use them when they are uncomfortable or nervous.
C
They are uniform to most communicators and easy to classify.
D
They are behaviors that satisfy physical or psychological needs.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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