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The Impact of Cultural Conflict on Communications Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How might one person's arm movements be perceived in a more reserved country?

Question 2 2. What is the conflict response method preferred in much of Africa?

Question 3 3. What is a disadvantage of lawsuits?

Question 4 4. Why might hotel clerks in Southeast Asia seem to minimize a water leak?

Question 5 5. Where is use of the left hand inappropriate?

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Question 6 6. Where would you find an example of a dominant collectivistic culture?

Question 7 7. What type of culture views individuals as independent and able to succeed by themselves?

Question 8 8. What type of culture is based on the tenet of self-reliance.

Question 9 9. What type of culture believes that the group is more important than an individual?

Question 10 10. What are thoughts or ideas that individuals view as important?

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Question 11 11. Dominance is a characteristic of what?

Question 12 12. A feminine-based culture would focus on

Question 13 13. Which country has a feminine-based culture?

Question 14 14. A masculine-based culture would be interested in

Question 15 15. Which country has a masculine-based culture?

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Question 16 16. In what ways has South Africa moved toward reconciliation after the cultural unrest caused by Apartheid?

Question 17 17. Dyon remembers his mother telling him stories about being forced to live in a boarding school with other Aboriginal children in Australia. His mother was not allowed to see her family and was punished each time she spoke in her native language or participated in cultural activities. Dyon's mother was likely part of the _____.

Question 18 18. When an area of cultural unrest allows free speech and sharing of ideas in the media that do not necessarily represent the best interest of the ruling party, this is an example of _____.

Question 19 19. Which one of the following is a cause for the continuation of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?

Question 20 20. What is UNESCO?

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Question 21 21. Which orientation views relationships with people as more important than completing a work activity in a specified time?

Question 22 22. Which orientation prefers to multi-task or work on different activities at the same time?

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

Question 24 24. What type of orientation regards time as a precious commodity that can be lost, saved, or wasted?

Question 25 25. Which orientation views schedules and punctuality as an indispensible part of a work day?

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Question 26 26. What is ambiguity tolerance?

Question 27 27. Which of these is not a high ambiguity tolerant culture?

Question 28 28. How do people from high ambiguity tolerant cultures tend to handle uncertainty?

Question 29 29. 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 30 30. Which of these describes communication practices that are likely to be found in a low ambiguity tolerant culture?

The Impact of Cultural Conflict on Communications Chapter Exam Instructions

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