What Is Mass Communication? - Definition & Theories


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Which of the following is the best explanation of mass communication?

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

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

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Mass communication plays an important role in our society, and this quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of its uses. Some terms you'll be assessed on include methods and theories of mass communication.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on your understanding of:

  • Mass communication
  • Theories of mass communication
  • Different methods of mass communication

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related communication lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding mass communication
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about mass communication

Additional Learning

To learn more about communication, review the accompanying lesson What is Mass Communication? - Definition & Theories. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Understand the influence of mass communication
  • Identify theories of mass communication
  • Differentiate types of mass communication