13 Dimensions IQ Test

19 Questions | Total Attempts: 439

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This quiz will test your 13D IQ while encouraging you to think about the 13 Dimensions like you never have before. Good luck!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the 13 Dimensions includes the following phrase?"To work and communicate effectively and harmoniously with persons of other cultures, value systems, political beliefs, and economic circumstances; to recognize and respect differences in new and different cultural environments."
    • A. 

      Cultural Adaptability

    • B. 

      Objectivity and Integrity

    • C. 

      Oral Communication

    • D. 

      Working With Others

  • 2. 
    This partial description best fits with which one of the 13 Dimensions?"concise, grammatically correct, organized, precise, and persuasive manner; to convey nuances of meaning accurately; to use appropriate styles of communication to fit the audience and purpose."
    • A. 

      Working With Others

    • B. 

      Oral Communication

    • C. 

      Written Communication

    • D. 

      Planning and Organizing

  • 3. 
    This Dimension's description includes the following statement: "To discern what is appropriate, practical, and realistic in a given situation; to weigh relative merits of competing demands."
    • A. 

      Objectivity and Integrity

    • B. 

      Quantitative Analysis

    • C. 

      Judgment

    • D. 

      Information Integration and Analysis

  • 4. 
    When reading the following passage regarding the ability... "to think on one's feet, adjusting quickly to changing situations," what Dimension comes to mind?
    • A. 

      Working With Others

    • B. 

      Resourcefulness

    • C. 

      Composure

    • D. 

      Initiative and Leadership

  • 5. 
    The following words were taken from the description of which Dimension? -identify-compile-analyze-trends
    • A. 

      Quantitative Analysis

    • B. 

      Objectivity and Integrity

    • C. 

      Judgment

    • D. 

      Information Integration and Analysis

  • 6. 
    Initiative and Leadership: "To recognize and assume _________ for work that needs to be done; to persist in the completion of a task; to influence significantly group activity, direction, or opinion; to ______ others to participate in the activity one is leading."
    • A. 

      Inspire

    • B. 

      Responsibility

    • C. 

      Accountability

    • D. 

      A leadership role

    • E. 

      Motivate

  • 7. 
    Composure: "To stay calm, _______, and effective in stressful or difficult situations; to think on one's feet, adjusting quickly to changing situations; to maintain self-control."
    • A. 

      Poised

    • B. 

      Relaxed

    • C. 

      Determined

    • D. 

      Composed

  • 8. 
    Written Communication:To write concise, well organized, grammatically correct, effective and persuasive _________ in a limited amount of time.
    • A. 

      Communications

    • B. 

      Memoranda

    • C. 

      English

    • D. 

      Prose

  • 9. 
    Cultural Adaptability:To work and communicate effectively and __________ with persons of other cultures, value systems, _______ beliefs, and economic circumstances; to recognize and respect differences in new and different cultural environments.
    • A. 

      Political

    • B. 

      Harmoniously

    • C. 

      Religious

    • D. 

      Amicably

    • E. 

      Cultural

    • F. 

      Successfully

  • 10. 
    Planning and Organizing:"To prioritize and order tasks effectively; to employ a _________ approach to achieving objectives; to make appropriate use of limited resources."
    • A. 

      Cogent

    • B. 

      Methodical

    • C. 

      Logical

    • D. 

      Systematic

  • 11. 
    How many of the 13 Dimensions include the word "and" indicating the Dimension includes more than one skill?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      6

  • 12. 
    How many of the 13 Dimensions are one-word in length?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      6

  • 13. 
    How many of the 13 Dimensions are 2 or more words in length? (excluding those with the word "and")
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      6

  • 14. 
    FSO candidates are evaluated solely against the 13 Dimensions during the Oral Assessment?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    "Expertise and Motivation" is one of the 13 Dimensions?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    "Qualitative Analysis" is one of the 13 Dimensions?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    "Working with Others" is one of the 13 Dimensions?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    The State Department asks which of the following questions in regards to the 13 Dimensions and its selection process?
    • A. 

      What skills should FSOs possess?

    • B. 

      What qualities do we seek in FSO candidates?

    • C. 

      What essential traits is State looking for in its applicants?

    • D. 

      Criteria

  • 19. 
    You know the 13 Dimensions inside and you have what it takes to be a Foreign Service Officer?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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