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Communication as a Process Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What helps give reasoning or cause for an action by assigning explanations to events?

Question 2 2. Perception is

Question 3 3. People assume if a celebrity is beautiful they must also be nice and funny. What is this an example of?

Question 4 4. Projections is a psychological term that means?

Question 5 5. Generalizations that are inaccurate to judge people are called?

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Question 6 6. Culture is the values, beliefs, attitudes, and _____ that are created and shared by a group of people.

Question 7 7. Jane believes that democracy is only system of government that truly works, and other systems such as communism is bad. What is this an example of?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a barrier to effective intercultural communication?

Question 9 9. What is a stereotype?

Question 10 10. Perception is a neural process that includes three main steps. Which of the following is CORRECT?

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Question 11 11. Must people come from the same context to communicate well?

Question 12 12. What is the physical context of communication?

Question 13 13. In temporal context, communication is impacted by people's expectations. What are these expectations based on?

Question 14 14. Which of these is not being balanced in the social-psychological context?

Question 15 15. What is cultural context?

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Question 16 16. Visual communication can be very complicated because it often relies on which of the following?

Question 17 17. Verbal communication refers to which of the following?

Question 18 18. The three different methods that people use to express themselves to others are collectively known as what?

Question 19 19. Which of the following types relies on symbolism and cultural signs to convey ideas and meaning?

Question 20 20. Which type of communication relies on tone or body language to express something?

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Question 21 21. What type of information is NOT typically conveyed during a communication?

Question 22 22. Which of the following phrases BEST describes communication?

Question 23 23. Why is communication important?

Question 24 24. Janice is a manager who is out of town on a business trip. She needs to get some measurements to a member of her staff rather quickly so a presentation can be updated. She chooses to send the information via an email. This is an example of _____.

Question 25 25. Jon is making a class presentation. He is very uncomfortable and begins to sweat, rock back and forth, and wring his hands. These actions are examples of:

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Question 26 26. Sender is to encode as receiver is to _____.

Question 27 27. A continued dialogue between the sender & receiver is called _____.

Question 28 28. Which of the following illustrates the difference between psychological noise and physiological noise?

Question 29 29. The communication process is made up of _____.

Question 30 30. How does understanding occur in a communication process?

Communication as a Process Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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