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Question;These are the;questions and answers to those questions gathered from multiple final exams to;help you receive the highest grade;1) The term;channel in communication means;A. the volume at;which a message is received;B. the context of;the communication;C. the process of;changing thoughts into symbols;D. the medium;through which a message travels from sender to receiver;2) In which;of the following communication activities do people spend the greatest percent;of their day?;A. Listening;B. Writing;C. Reading;D. Speaking;3) A;receiver?s response to a sender?s message is called;A. encoding;B. decoding;C. feedback;D. channel;4) With this;type of response, you analyze or teach the sender about the cause of his or her;concern.;A. Evaluating;B. Interpreting;C. Paraphrasing;D. Questioning;5) This;happens when you receive, construct meaning from, and respond to the sender?s;message.;A. Hearing;B. Attending;C. Listening;D. Responding;6) When the;receiver uses this response style, he clarifies or seeks more information.;A. Evaluating;B. Supporting;C. Paraphrasing;D. Questioning;7) Which of;the following are the most common types of doubts people may have about a;source?;A. Status and academic;degree;B. Occupation and;employer;C. Prominence in;the field of study and experience;D. Expertise and;accuracy;8) Which of;the following is the most reliable source of information?;A. Wikipedia?;B. A blog;C. A book;recommended by your instructor;D. Britannica;Online?;9) Consider;the following exchange: ?How do I know God exists? How do you know he doesn?t??;Which fallacy does the second statement illustrate?;A. Perfectionist;fallacy;B. Slippery slope;C. Misplacing the;burden of proof;D. Inconsistency;ad hominem;10) Stating;someone has negative features and his claim is invalid is an example of which;fallacy?;A. Ad hominem;B. Genetic fallacy;C. Straw man;D. False dilemma;11) Consider;the following statement: ?So what if the Senator accepted a little kickback;money?most politicians are corrupt after all.? This is an example of which;fallacy?;A. Argument from;envy;B. Argument from;tradition;C. Argument from;common practice;D. Straw man;12) Consider;the following statement: ?Studies confirm what everyone already knows: Smaller;class sizes make better learners.? This is an example of which fallacy?;A. Argument from;common practice;B. Begging the;question;C. Misplacing the;burden of proof;D. Slippery slope;13) Audience;analysis should occur at what point in the creation of a message?;A. Once feedback;is received;B. Before the;message is sent;C. Before the;message is created;D. After selecting;the channel;14) Behavior;descriptions should meet which of the following criteria?;A. Present;inferences about another?s motives.;B. Describe only;observable behaviors.;C. Include terms;such as ?never, always, or constantly.?;D. Focus on more;than one behavior.;15) An;effective message should be;A.;topic-based;B.;audience-centered;C. time-centered;D. channel-focused;16) Which;informal communication channel involves its own abbreviations to accommodate;the limited number of characters available in any given message?;A. E-mail;B. Text message;C. Voicemail;message;D. Handwritten;letters;17) Sound;and light waves are an example of which part of the communication model?;A. Encoding;B. Channel;C. Noise;D. Decoding;18) In this;channel of communication, messages are carried by sound and light waves.;A. Teleconference;B. Voicemail;C. Hard copy memos;D. Face-to-face;19) A;framework for putting all of your information together in a logical sequence is;called;A. an introduction;B. a thesis;C. a central idea;D. an outline;20) Which;verbal support breaks down complex processes or concepts into their component;parts to ensure understanding?;A. Comparisons;B. Analyses;C. Descriptions;D. Definitions;21) What;type of language is used when communicating with classmates, coworkers, family;and friends?;A. Official;B. Informal;C. Formal;D. Ceremonial;22) The;connotation of words such as skinny or thin focuses on the;A. actual meaning;B. denotative;meaning;C. emotional;meaning;D. contextual;meaning;23) If you try to;persuade your classmates to donate canned goods for the hungry in your;community, your topic is one of;A. policy;B. fact;C. value;D. pathos;24);Persuasive topics that attempt to show an audience that something is good, bad;right, or wrong are topics of;A. cause-effect;B. fact;C. value;D. policy;25) If you;use only a few examples to represent the whole of the conclusion, you are;committing this logical fallacy.;A. Either/or;thinking;B. Slippery slope;C. Faulty;causation;D. Hasty;generalization;26) What;logical fallacy can occur when a speaker focuses on similarities and ignores;significant differences?;A. Either/or;thinking;B. Hasty;generalization;C. Faulty;comparison;D. Slippery slope;27) When you;display ethos in your persuasive presentation, you have;A. credibility;B. emotion;C. evidence;D. logic;28);Developing cross-cultural competence includes which of the following?;A. Overcoming;personal biases;B. Walking on eggs;C. Separating;culture from communication;D. Using hot;button words;29) An;attempt to characterize causes of events to either personalities or external;situations is called;A.;projection;B. selective;attention;C. attribution;error;D. halo effect;30) Groups;that value higher power distance believe relationships are;A. individualist;B. informal;C. hierarchical;D. relationship;oriented;31) What is;the belief that laws are justified if they prevent a person from harming him-;or herself known as?;A. Offense;principle;B. Legal moralism;C. Harm principle;D. Legal;paternalism;32) What is;the belief that correct moral principles are those accepted by the correct;religion known as?;A. Religious absolutism;B. Virtue ethics;C. Religious;relativism;D. Moral;relativism;33) The;practice of using a case that has already been decided as a guide when deciding;new cases is referred to as;A. legal morality;B. legal;paternalism;C. causation;principle;D. appeal to;precedent;1) This;response style normally does not help unless the sender has asked for your;advice.;A. Paraphrasing;B. Interpreting;C. Evaluating;D. Questioning;2) This act;is involuntary and happens automatically.;A. Listening;B. Feedback;C. Hearing;D. Responding;3) Which of;the following is a category of reasonless advertising?;A. Logical;ads;B. Functional ads;C. Promise ads;D. Endorsement ads;4) A claim;is generally not considered credible if;A. it seems;likely;B. the claimant is;a disinterested party;C. the claimant is;an interested party;D. it comes from a;source assumed to be credible but who is not known to you;5) Providing;only two choices when others are available defines which fallacy?;A. Ad;hominem;B. Genetic fallacy;C. Straw man;D. False dilemma;6);Measurable or observable characteristics of your audience are called;A.;pseudographics;B. psychographics;C. demographics;D. statistics;7);Demographics include which of the following?;A.;Ethnicity, gender, race;B. Attitudes, interests;values;C. Beliefs;feelings, likes;D. Values, morals;opinions;8) You want;to discuss your performance review and possible raise with your boss. The most;effective channel to do this would be;A. team;meeting;B. text message;C. face-to-face;D. e-mail;9) When are;nonverbal messages sent?;A. After;verbal messages;B. Only when you;want;C. Before verbal;messages;D. Only in;combination with verbal messages;10) When;using expert testimonials, speakers should do which of the following?;A. Always;quote the expert?s exact words.;B. Share the;expert?s credentials.;C. Use experts who;have celebrity status.;D. Protect the;identity of experts by not naming them.;11) When you;use an expression like raining cats and dogs, you are using;A.;contextual language;B. figurative;language;C. denotative;language;D. connotative;language;12) Deliberately;blaming individuals or groups for things they really did not do is called;A.;ethnocentrism;B. discriminating;C. stereotyping;D. scapegoating;13) A;concept proposing that negative cultural assumptions about a group can create;for its members a belief in those assumptions is called;A. an;attribution error;B. a perceptual;process;C. a halo effect;D. a stereotype;threat;14);Utilitarianism is part of this perspective on moral reasoning.;A.;Deontology;B. Virtue ethics;C. Consquentialism;D. Moral;relativism;15) This;preparation process involves looking at the characteristics of the receivers of;the sender?s message.;A.;Determining the message;B. Audience;analysis;C. Channel;evaluation;D. Receiver;response analysis;16) Consider;the following statement: ?Morgan, you?re down to earth and I trust your;judgment. That?s why I know I can count on you to back me up at the meeting;this afternoon.? This is an example of which fallacy?;A. Argument from;pity;B. Apple polishing;C. Slippery slope;D. Guilt trip;17) The;individuals you are most likely to influence with your persuasive presentation;are referred to as your;A. target;audience;B. peer audience;C. general;audience;D. leading audience;18) When you;lead, instruct, challenge, or introduce your audience to act on or accept your;solution, you are at which step of Monroe?s Motivated Sequence?;A.;Visualization;B. Action or;approval;C. Attention;D. Solution;19) A value;judgment requires this type of assessment.;A. Worth or;desirability;B. Monroe?s Value;Sequence;C. Consistency;D. Normative;20) Which;communication method provides some of the benefits of face-to-face;communication when all parties are not in the same location?;A. Vodcasting;B. Instant;messaging;C. Teleconference;D. Videoconference;21) Consider;the following statement: ?So what if the Senator accepted a little kickback;money-most politicians are corrupt after all.? This is an example of which;fallacy?;A. Argument;from envy;B. Argument from;tradition;C. Argument from;common practice;D. Straw man;22) The;message refers to which of the following?;A. The;context of the communication;B. Ideas;thoughts, and feelings being communicated.;C. The medium that;carries the information;D. The receiver?s;response to the sender;23) An;attempt to characterize causes of events to either personalities or external;situations is called;A. projection;B. halo effect;C. attribution;error;D. selective;attention


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