MCQ On Communication Practice Test 91

By | September 12, 2017

Communication questions for (Human/Buiseness/classroom)

Question 1
Which of these is not a level of language?
A
Phonology
B
Grammar
C
Running
D
Semantics
Question 1 Explanation: 
R.H. Robins recommends three levels of structure of language. These are phonology, grammar and semantics.
Question 2
Which of these does not come under the four S's?
A
Simplicity
B
Strength
C
Sincerity
D
Shock
Question 2 Explanation: 
To make our communication effective, we should follow seven C's and four S's. The four S's are: Shortness, simplicity, strength and sincerity.
Question 3
Which of these is cheap and informative?
A
Television
B
Newspapers
C
Magazine
D
Cinema
Question 3 Explanation: 
A newspaper is an intellectual way of reporting events and providing information. It is a cheap device and reach is huge.
Question 4
Which of these essays is also known as explanatory essays.
A
Narrative essays
B
Descriptive essays
C
Expository essays
D
Argumentative essays
Question 4 Explanation: 
Expository essays are also known as explanatory essays. Expository essays explain a subject. These subjects include institutions, industries, scientific topics, literary topics, etc.
Question 5
The optimum no. of leaders for an orientation training camp (OTC) is....
A
2030
B
3040
C
4050
D
None of these
Question 6
On the basis of nature, communicating can be of two types.
A
True
B
False
C
It depends on situation
D
sometimes true sometimes false
Question 6 Explanation: 
The statement is true. On the basis of nature, communicating can be of two types. They are: formal and informal communication.
Question 7
For our purposes, a clear and comprehensive definition of culture is
A
an academic term describing members of your parents' homeland.
B
the music, location and architecture of a specific group of people.
C
the language, values, beliefs, traditions, and customs people share and learn.
D
demographic shifts based on communication.
Question 8
Pronoun governing a Gerund should be put in possessive case.
A
True
B
False
C
It depends on situation
D
sometimes true sometimes false
Question 8 Explanation: 
The statement is true. Pronoun governing a Gerund should be put in possessive case. For example, '' Please forgive my being late.''
Question 9
Messages conveyed through eyes by blinks, eyemovement etc is termed as
A
Cronemics
B
Haptics
C
Oculesics
D
None of the above
Question 10
If you are interested in maintaining effective communication in your class, what will you do?
A
Teaching of the subject-matter with clarity and students-pace
B
To use appropriate media for teaching
C
To capture the sender's message in toto and decode it appropriately by the students
D
To receive the messages immediately
Question 11
Which of these is not a second hand emotion?
A
Honour
B
Prestige
C
Creativity
D
Reputation
Question 11 Explanation: 
People who live life second hand do not know the path of truth. They are influenced by such secondhand emotions as honour, prestige and reputation. They rarely talk about creativity and ability.
Question 12
Which of these does not mean stage fear?
A
aphonia
B
phonia
C
aphonia clericorum
D
aphonia paralytic
Question 12 Explanation: 
There are many synonyms for stage fear like aphonia, aphonia clericorum, aphonia paralytica, etc..
Question 13
Which of these should be avoided in a paragraph?
A
Courtesy
B
Positive attitude
C
Discriminatory language
D
Politeness
Question 13 Explanation: 
A paragraph writer should be sincerely tactful, thoughtful and nondiscriminatory. Courteous communication wins hearts of the readers and the listeners.
Question 14
The underlying assumption of binary communication is that reality is:
A
black and white
B
based on self-assertion
C
personal
D
multi-valued
Question 15
The believability of a person based on expertise, dynamism, trustworthiness, and ethics is called
A
credibility.
B
self-concept.
C
ego.
D
self-realization.
Question 16
Whom are friendly letters not written to?
A
Relatives
B
Close friends
C
Family members
D
Manufacturers
Question 16 Explanation: 
Friendly letters are written to relatives and close friends. The language of these letters must be simple and friendly.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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