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Mass Communication Theories & Models Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. This was later added to Lasswell's functions of mass communication by professor Charles R. Wright:

Question 2 2. How has the surveillance piece of Lasswell's functions of mass communication changed over the years?

Question 3 3. Today, where do we frequently see the effects of the transmission of culture category of the four functions of mass communication?

Question 4 4. Which program would we refer to today as proof of Lasswell's surveillance of the environment component of the functions of mass communication?

Question 5 5. What is the role of the correlation part of Lasswell's functions of mass communication?

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Question 6 6. Which of these would be an example of the internet of things?

Question 7 7. What is the relationship between a smartphone and a smartwatch?

Question 8 8. How are new devices and technologies affecting traditional mass media communication?

Question 9 9. When does a device become smart?

Question 10 10. How can tablets enhance mass communication?

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Question 11 11. ''To Whom'' in Lasswell's model of mass communication represents:

Question 12 12. What is propaganda?

Question 13 13. The ''Who'' in Laswell's model of mass communication represents:

Question 14 14. What was the purpose of Harold Lasswell's model of mass communication?

Question 15 15. Why is the ''Channel'' in Lasswell's Model of Mass Communication important?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is not an example of mass communication?

Question 17 17. Which theory of mass communication argues that the media really doesn't tell people how to think, but does influence what they think about?

Question 18 18. Which mass communication theory argues that the West is imposing its culture on other countries through exporting of media content?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is the best explanation of mass communication?

Question 20 20. What mas communication theory argues that society tends to quell deviant opinion?

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