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The Impact of Culture on Interpersonal Communication Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What type of culture views individuals as independent and able to succeed by themselves?

Question 2 2. What type of culture believes that the group is more important than an individual?

Question 3 3. Which of the following statements is correct?

Question 4 4. All of the following choices are components of the language of a culture EXCEPT:

Question 5 5. How are messages communicated in a high context culture?

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Question 6 6. An example of a culture with high context communication would be _____.

Question 7 7. An example of a culture that utilizes low context communication would be _____.

Question 8 8. Julio is from a feminine culture. When he's talking about his future goals, Julio is MOST likely to describe how he would like to _____

Question 9 9. Where would you find an example of a dominant collectivistic culture?

Question 10 10. For years, murder wasn't an official crime in many societies because it was such a heinous act that it ''went without saying'' that it was wrong. This phrase demonstrates a society's _____.

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Question 11 11. Carlos' family goes to the Catholic church every Sunday; this is part of their _____ culture.

Question 12 12. Christa is from a masculine society. Her values are most likely to include _____

Question 13 13. A crown and a tiara both represent royalty in many cultures. These are two examples of _____.

Question 14 14. Why is it important to rid ourselves of ethnocentric beliefs?

Question 15 15. We often say that the British drive on the 'wrong side' of the road. This is an example of _____.

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Question 16 16. Which perspective promotes the idea that right and wrong are culturally defined instead of universal?

Question 17 17. Values are _____ standards for what is desirable.

Question 18 18. Which of the following is an example of material culture?

Question 19 19. Which country has a feminine-based culture?

Question 20 20. What type of culture is based on the tenet of self-reliance.

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Question 21 21. A population in which people interact and share common interests is called a _____.

Question 22 22. It is the norm for Americans to shake hands with people they meet for the first time. This is most likely an example of a _____.

Question 23 23. How should a manager handle a situation where there are employees from low as well as high context cultures?

Question 24 24. Gerry likes to display dominance so that everyone knows that Gerry is powerful and not to be messed with. If Gerry's affinity for dominance comes from his culture, he is likely from a(n) _____ culture.

Question 25 25. Smalltown University claims to have the most honest students in the country. However, the number of students caught cheating and plagiarizing is about average. The students' behavior illustrates the university's _____.

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Question 26 26. What are thoughts or ideas that individuals view as important?

Question 27 27. In the _____ culture of the U.S., teen pregnancies would not exist. However, many teenagers engage in sexual intercourse despite education programs advocating celibacy.

Question 28 28. Which of the following options are part of a culture?

Question 29 29. Which country has a masculine-based culture?

Question 30 30. How are messages expressed in a low context culture?

The Impact of Culture on Interpersonal Communication Chapter Exam Instructions

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