Unit 1 quiz
Using jargon or complex terms can contribute to _____________________ noise.
_____________________is the verbal and nonverbal communication that takes place between two interdependent people.
c. Interpersonal communication
Which of the following examples of communication falls on the most impersonal side of the continuum?
a. a cashier and customer talking
b. a supervisor and employee talking
c. a mother and daughter talking
d. two neighbors talking
________________ refers to the act of producing messages, whereas _____________________ is the act of understanding them.
a. Person-focused, message-focused
b. Source, receiver
c. Feedfoward, feedback
d. Encoding, decoding
In a _____________________ relationship, the two individuals mirror each other.
Which of the following is an example of feedback?
a. Trying to understand a nonverbal gesture
b. Yawning when an instructor is lecturing
c. Being confused by an unfamiliar word in a lecture
d. Deciding how to phrase a question
All of the following are true about the transactional process of interpersonal communication EXCEPT:
The principle of __________________ states that messages often have more than one meaning.
Question 9 “You never get a second chance to make a first impression” exemplifies the principle of