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  • 1. 
    RSI means?

  • 2. 
    SSP Means?

  • 3. 
    CEU means?

  • 4. 
    PSE means?

  • 5. 
    SSS means?

  • 6. 
    VRI means?

  • 7. 
    LTS means?

  • 8. 
    HVO means?

  • 9. 
    IEP means?

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is the most accurate form of Interpreting?
    • A. 

      Transliterating

    • B. 

      Consecutive

    • C. 

      Simultaneous

    • D. 

      Referencing


  • 11. 
    How much of new programming is required by law to be captioned?
    • A. 

      80%

    • B. 

      All new programming

    • C. 

      95%

    • D. 

      90%


  • 12. 
    In what year was the RID established?
    • A. 

      1961

    • B. 

      1972

    • C. 

      1975

    • D. 

      1964

    • E. 

      1968


  • 13. 
    Which of the following is an example of Passive voice?
    • A. 

      It's raining cats and dogs

    • B. 

      The lamp was broken

    • C. 

      I hope it's not too much trouble

    • D. 

      I don't mind whatever you'd like to do


  • 14. 
    When you experience pain of your consumers, this is called?
    • A. 

      Vicarious experience

    • B. 

      Vicarious Trauma

    • C. 

      Suffering by proxy

    • D. 

      Traumatic proxy


  • 15. 
    Which of the following is an example of External noise?
    • A. 

      You feel faint

    • B. 

      Any noise you can't hear

    • C. 

      Light flickering in the room

    • D. 

      Random thoughts and judgments


  • 16. 
    VRS means

  • 17. 
    NMM means?

  • 18. 
    CDI means?

  • 19. 
    ASL means?

  • 20. 
    MCE means?

  • 21. 
    What is the same as interpreting but with a written component?
    • A. 

      Transliteration

    • B. 

      Code- switching

    • C. 

      Translation


  • 22. 
    Which of the following is the most culturally sensitive and acceptable term?
    • A. 

      Hearing Loss

    • B. 

      Deaf-Mute

    • C. 

      Deaf/Hard of Hearing

    • D. 

      Hearing Impaired


  • 23. 
    Which of the following contains a Tag Question?
    • A. 

      How many dogs are there?

    • B. 

      She's a good singer, isn't she?

    • C. 

      Is this a good color on me?

    • D. 

      Really? I can go to the reception?


  • 24. 
    Expansion means?
    • A. 

      Use of classifiers to represent more space

    • B. 

      Sign in a larger space

    • C. 

      See if the deaf/ H.H individual understands what is being said

    • D. 

      Clarifying a concept by means of giving examples


  • 25. 
    The National Anthem is an example of which linguistic register?
    • A. 

      Consecutive

    • B. 

      Formal

    • C. 

      Frozen

    • D. 

      Intimate


  • 26. 
    Which of the following includes all three?
    • A. 

      MCE

    • B. 

      SEE

    • C. 

      CASE

    • D. 

      Rochester Method


  • 27. 
    RID Means?

  • 28. 
    NAD means?

  • 29. 
    SEE means?

  • 30. 
    AVLIC Means?

  • 31. 
    AGBAD means?

  • 32. 
    NIC means?

  • 33. 
    CI means?

  • 34. 
    CT stands for?

  • 35. 
    Interpreters working in a high-stress environment are likely to suffer from?
    • A. 

      Mental burnout

    • B. 

      Carpel Tunnel

    • C. 

      Repetitive motion injury

    • D. 

      All of the above


  • 36. 
    Which of the following includes someone with expert status?
    • A. 

      Frozen

    • B. 

      Consultative

    • C. 

      Formal

    • D. 

      Intimate


  • 37. 
    Which of the following is a sign parameter?
    • A. 

      Classifiers

    • B. 

      Eye gaze

    • C. 

      Affect

    • D. 

      Handshape


  • 38. 
    When an interpeter is asked to give a testimony as an expert witness, s/he is most qualified to discuss?
    • A. 

      Psychological aspects of deafness

    • B. 

      Deaf Culture

    • C. 

      Linguistic and cultural mediation

    • D. 

      Deaf Education


  • 39. 
    OTC stands for?

  • 40. 
    SC: L stands for?

  • 41. 
    MCSC Stands for?

  • 42. 
    IC stands for?

  • 43. 
    LRE stands for?

  • 44. 
    The Rehab Act of 1973 applies to ...?
    • A. 

      Public colleges that receive federal funding

    • B. 

      Private and public colleges

    • C. 

      Private colleges

    • D. 

      All vocational rehab students


  • 45. 
    Which of the following means the same in both interpreting and transliterating?
    • A. 

      Mouth Morphemes

    • B. 

      Using conceptual signs

    • C. 

      Grammar structure

    • D. 

      Length of processing time


  • 46. 
    Which of the following is NOT a provision under the ADA?
    • A. 

      Auxiliary aids and services must be provided to deaf individuals unless it causes an undue burden

    • B. 

      Deaf people have the right to a certified Interpreter

    • C. 

      Employers may not discriminate against deaf individuals in hiring for a job

    • D. 

      Doctors may not bill deaf patients for interpreting services


  • 47. 
    What should interpreters do to help an assignment run smoothly?
    • A. 

      Brief consumers who have never worked with an interpreter before

    • B. 

      Meet with the consumers to determine language preferences

    • C. 

      Receive materials ahead of time to prepare for unfamiliar or technical vocabulary

    • D. 

      All of the above


  • 48. 
    SHHH stands for?

  • 49. 
    ITP stands for?

  • 50. 
    CASE stands for?

  • 51. 
    TRS?

  • 52. 
    FCC

  • 53. 
    NTID

  • 54. 
    The Rehab Act of 1973 impacted which group of people the most?
    • A. 

      Elementary School students

    • B. 

      College students

    • C. 

      Preschool students

    • D. 

      Middle and High School students


  • 55. 
    PL 94-142 made the biggest impact on deaf education by..?
    • A. 

      Requiring deaf students to be educated by deaf teachers

    • B. 

      Requiring mainstreaming for all deaf students

    • C. 

      Requiring the opening of more deaf residential schools

    • D. 

      Preventing public schools from denying enrollment of deaf students


  • 56. 
    Which type of interpreting should be done in court room settings?
    • A. 

      Linear

    • B. 

      Consecutive

    • C. 

      Abstract

    • D. 

      Simultaneous


  • 57. 
    Which of the following shows judgment?
    • A. 

      "It" statement

    • B. 

      "I" statement

    • C. 

      "But" statement

    • D. 

      "YOU" Statement


  • 58. 
    LOVE means?

  • 59. 
    CPC means?

  • 60. 
    CODA stands for?

  • 61. 
    HLAA stands for?

  • 62. 
    DPN stands for?

  • 63. 
    WASLI stands for?

  • 64. 
    WFD stands for?

  • 65. 
    SPP

  • 66. 
    CSC stands for?

  • 67. 
    TC stands for?

  • 68. 
    QA stands for?

  • 69. 
    EIPA stands for?

  • 70. 
    An example of an Abstract word is?
    • A. 

      Midnight

    • B. 

      Weapon

    • C. 

      Quiet

    • D. 

      Yellow


  • 71. 
    A person's frame of reference of background experiences is also called a person's..?
    • A. 

      Schema

    • B. 

      Semantic

    • C. 

      Affect

    • D. 

      Expansion


  • 72. 
    Introductions in the deaf world may include all of the following except?
    • A. 

      Asking if one's parents are deaf

    • B. 

      Asking where one went to residential school for the deaf

    • C. 

      Asking how old one is

    • D. 

      Asking if one knows certain people from the same area


  • 73. 
    While platform interpreting, one should
    • A. 

      Make sure everyone watches the interpreter

    • B. 

      Sign larger than normal and keep fingerspelling to a minimum

    • C. 

      Stand in the center of the stage where all the action is

    • D. 

      Sign smaller to avoid distracting the hearing people


  • 74. 
    EdITOR stands for?

  • 75. 
    DOE stands for?

  • 76. 
    LSQ stands for?

  • 77. 
    ADA Means?

  • 78. 
    IDEA stands for?

  • 79. 
    Which law has provisions for a "free and appropriate education?"
    • A. 

      Article Act 151

    • B. 

      ADA of 1990

    • C. 

      PL 94-142

    • D. 

      Rehab Act of 1973


  • 80. 
    Which percentage of deaf children are born to hearing parents?
    • A. 

      80

    • B. 

      60

    • C. 

      100

    • D. 

      90


  • 81. 
    The ADA was enacted and signed into law in which year?
    • A. 

      1990

    • B. 

      1980

    • C. 

      1973

    • D. 

      1999


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