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COMM200 Week1Quiz
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Question 1.

Question :

According to Bevan and Sole, which of the following is not one of the five primary characteristics of communication?

 

Student Answer:

It is a process.

 

 

It must result in shared meaning.

 

Both verbal and nonverbal messages influence interactions.
 

 

It occurs in a variety of contexts.
 

 

It involves two or more people.

 

Instructor Explanation:

The answer can be found in Section 1.1 of Making Connections.

 

Points Received:

1 of 1

 

Comments:

 

 

Question 2.

Question :

Self-concept can be changed through interpersonal communication.

 

Student Answer:

 

True

 

False

 

Instructor Explanation:

The answer can be found in Section 2.1 of Making Connections.

 

Points Received:

1 of 1

 

Comments:

 

 

Question 3.

Question :

According to Bevan & Sole, health communication researchers have found that self-fulfilling prophecies in doctor–patient relationships can result in

 

Student Answer:

miracle cures.

 

 

fewer inquiries made by the patient and less information provided by the doctor.

 

a doctor fulfilling his or her role as healer.

 

All of the above.

 

Instructor Explanation:

The answer can be found in Section 2.1 of Making Connections.

 

Points Received:

1 of 1

 

Comments:

 

 

Question 4.

Question :

Before communicating, the sender must encode the idea that he or she wants to communicate, or put it into some form or code that he or she hopes the other person can understand.

 

Student Answer:

 

True

 

False

 

Instructor Explanation:

The answer can be found in Section 1.2 of Making Connections.

 

Points Received:

1 of 1

 

Comments:

 

 

Question 5.

Question :

Which of the following is not listed as a challenge in long distance relationships?

 

Student Answer:

Unforeseen time, cost, and convenience issues

 

Tension and stress management issues

 

 

Immediate information sharing

 

Difficulties assisting with individual and relationship crises

 

Points Received:

1 of 1

 

Comments:

 

 

Question 6.

Question :

For communication to be effective,

 

Student Answer:

both parties get their ways.

 

 

the message must have the same or similar meaning for both the sender and the receiver.

 

a sender must speak slowly and clearly.

 

a receiver must listen carefully and completely.

 

Instructor Explanation:

The answer can be found in Section 1.2 of Making Connections.

 

Points Received:

1 of 1

 

Comments:

 

 

Question 7.

Question :

Your body image involves how you think, feel, and respond to your physical attributes.

 

Student Answer:

 

True

 

False

 

Instructor Explanation:

The answer can be found in Section 2.1 of Making Connections.

 

Points Received:

1 of 1

 

Comments:

 

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