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The Impact of Cultural Conflict on Communications Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Although Jack does not panic when he encounters uncertainty, he does try to avoid it as much as possible through advanced planning and preparation, and he always tries to be on time. Which of the following is most true about Jack's ambiguity tolerance?

Question 2 2. Which of these is not a high ambiguity tolerant culture?

Question 3 3. What is ambiguity tolerance?

Question 4 4. Which of these describes communication practices that are likely to be found in a low ambiguity tolerant culture?

Question 5 5. How do people from high ambiguity tolerant cultures tend to handle uncertainty?

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Question 6 6. What is a disadvantage of lawsuits?

Question 7 7. How might one person's arm movements be perceived in a more reserved country?

Question 8 8. Where is use of the left hand inappropriate?

Question 9 9. What is the conflict response method preferred in much of Africa?

Question 10 10. Why might hotel clerks in Southeast Asia seem to minimize a water leak?

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Question 11 11. What type of culture views individuals as independent and able to succeed by themselves?

Question 12 12. What are thoughts or ideas that individuals view as important?

Question 13 13. What type of culture is based on the tenant of self-reliance.

Question 14 14. Where would you find an example of a dominant collectivistic culture?

Question 15 15. What type of culture believes that the group is more important than an individual?

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Question 16 16. A feminine-based culture would focus on

Question 17 17. Which country has a feminine-based culture?

Question 18 18. A masculine-based culture would be interested in

Question 19 19. Dominance is a characteristic of what?

Question 20 20. Which country has a masculine-based culture?

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Question 21 21. Which orientation prefers to multi-task or work on different activities at the same time?

Question 22 22. Which orientation views relationships with people as more important than completing a work activity in a specified time?

Question 23 23. What is the way individuals interpret the use of time?

Question 24 24. Which orientation views schedules and punctuality as an indispensible part of a work day?

Question 25 25. What type of orientation regards time as a precious commodity that can be lost, saved, or wasted?

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