MCQ On Communication Practice Test 129

By | September 12, 2017

Communication questions for (Human/Buiseness/classroom)

Question 1
A friend tells you,-I-m afraid my boyfriend is seeing his old girlfriend behind my back; I don-t know what to do. I can't live without him.-Which of the following responses is a paraphrase?
A
You-re afraid your boyfriend is seeing his old girlfriend behind your back, you don-t know what to do, and you can't live without him.
B
Don-t worry. I-m sure it's not true. He loves you.
C
You-re feeling very insecure because your relationship was never very strong.
D
You-re very afraid that your boyfriend may still have feelings for his old girlfriend and you-re afraid you-ll lose him.
Question 2
Becoming multiculturally competent people is increasingly important because
A
the birth rate is higher for some ethnic minorities.
B
the rate of immigration from developing countries is greater than from Western Europe.
C
intermarriage and the increasing number of children of blended parentage represent a major demographic shift.
D
the shifting tax base will impact our country economically.
Question 3
The word communication is derived from communis (Latin) which means:
A
common
B
message
C
community
D
oral speech
Question 4
The left part of our brain controls:
A
logic and reasoning
B
imagination
C
creativity
D
emotions
Question 5
Formal speaking has casual approach to something.
A
True
B
False
C
It depends on situation
D
sometimes true sometimes false
Question 5 Explanation: 
The statement is false. Formal speaking is official in nature. Formal speaking has specific purpose and objective.
Question 6
In a positional family:
A
there is a great deal of conflict
B
members tend to use elaborated codes
C
authority is assigned hierarchically
D
children are encouraged to argue their positions.
Question 7
When John's car, which had been left unlocked in front of his home, was stolen, Mary said, "He should have known better. He should lock his car." When Mary's car was subsequently stolen, also unlocked and in front of her home, Mary said, "The police aren't doing their job protecting us. We should be safe in our own neighborhoods. They need to be tougher on crime." Mary's statements about the two thefts indicate which perceptual error?
A
favoring negative impressions
B
being influenced by the most obvious stimuli
C
judging ourselves more charitably
D
assuming others are similar to us
Question 8
Which of the following is the major advantage of feedback in communication process
A
feedback explores the defects in receiver
B
feedback classifies the communication
C
feedback is beneficial in understanding of the subject matter
D
none of the above
Question 9
Which of these are not mentioned in a progress report?
A
Name of project
B
Right choice of instruments
C
Nature of work
D
Amount of work left
Question 9 Explanation: 
A progress report should contain information like: Name of project, nature of project, extent of work to be completed, amount of work left, etc..
Question 10
Interpersonal communication involves at least.... person(s).
A
2
B
3
C
1
D
7
Question 11
The statement I have written a letter belongs to which of these tenses?
A
Simple present tense
B
Present perfect tense
C
Present continuous tense
D
Present perfect continuous tense
Question 11 Explanation: 
The present perfect tense denotes an action which has been completed, and is in a perfect state in the present form. For example, I have written a letter, I have loved, I have been to Chennai.
Question 12
While changing a question into indirect speech, the reporting verb must be changed into ask, inquire or demand.
A
True
B
False
C
It depends on situation
D
sometimes true sometimes false
Question 12 Explanation: 
The statement is true. While changing a question into indirect speech, the reporting verb must be changed into ask, inquire or demand. Also, the question mark must be removed.
Question 13
Silicon Valley effort designed to teach employees the dangers of becoming overly dependent on their technology.
A
Epistemology
B
Grammar
C
Mindfulness movement
D
Spare-brain time
Question 14
People who-ve never lived in a world without the Internet.
A
Green-flag words
B
Amenable mortality
C
Digital natives
D
Nonverbal communication
Question 15
Which of these statements almost always requires verbal communication and would be difficult to express nonverbally?
A
"I'm tired and bored."
B
"The party is exciting to me, and I'm enjoying it."
C
The recent budget fiasco could have been prevented by better statistical analysis.
D
"I'm in love with you and want to be near you."
Question 16
Vocalics can be termed as
A
Body language
B
Tone
C
Para language
D
All of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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