2013 Dvo Stage 3 Quiz

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2013 Dvo Stage 3 Quiz

Quiz for Stage 3 of the 2013 Douglas Online Orientation.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Students should budget $100 - $250 per course, for their textbook costs.  However, there are some ways to bring this cost down:
    • A. 

      Buy used textbooks from the bookstore

    • B. 

      Sell your textbooks back to the bookstore at the end of term

    • C. 

      Use the Douglas Students’ Union “Book Exchange” service

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    To get your Student ID card, you must bring a valid, government-issued piece of photo ID.  Examples of valid ID include:
    • A. 

      High school student ID card

    • B. 

      Transit pass

    • C. 

      Driver’s license, passport, immigration card, etc.

    • D. 

      Credit card, debit card

  • 3. 
    The Douglas College library provides all students with access to:
    • A. 

      Physical and electronic research materials

    • B. 

      Laptops and projectors

    • C. 

      Bookable student space

    • D. 

      Computer and quiet work stations

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    Peer tutoring, instructional handouts, online computer skills tutorials and essay writing guidance can be found at:
    • A. 

      The Learning Centre

    • B. 

      The Douglas Students’ Union

    • C. 

      The Centre for Campus Life

    • D. 

      The Registrar’s Office

  • 5. 
    Douglas College students have an elected group of peers that represent their interests within the college, and provides a wide variety of services to make their life easier.  This group is called:
    • A. 

      The New Democratic Party

    • B. 

      The Liberal Party of BC

    • C. 

      The Douglas Students’ Union

    • D. 

      The Green party of BC

  • 6. 
    It’s important to attend all of the classes in your first week because:
    • A. 

      You learn what your instructors’ expectations are

    • B. 

      You meet students who will become your friends and study partners

    • C. 

      You can ask questions at the information tables in the concourse/atrium

    • D. 

      You can walk around campus before class and find out where everything is

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    When emailing your instructor, what information should you put in the subject line?
    • A. 

      The topic you’re interested in

    • B. 

      The course name, number, and class day/time

    • C. 

      Something funny

    • D. 

      Nothing

  • 8. 
    Cell phone and laptop use in the classroom should be minimized because:
    • A. 

      It drains your battery prematurely

    • B. 

      It makes everyone in the class jealous

    • C. 

      It creates a distraction for other students and the instructor

    • D. 

      Someone could track your location

  • 9. 
    Reading your course outline is important because:
    • A. 

      It describes the major topics and themes of the course

    • B. 

      It lists the required textbooks and/or course materials

    • C. 

      It provides the due dates of your major assignments, and grading criteria

    • D. 

      It outlines the ways in which you can contact your instructor

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    At what point will missing classes automatically result in a “UN” grade in your course, reducing your GPA and jeopardizing your student loan?
    • A. 

      When you’ve missed more than 10% of your classes/assignments

    • B. 

      When you’ve missed more than 20% of your classes/assignments

    • C. 

      When you’ve missed more than 30% of your classes/assignments

    • D. 

      When you’ve missed more than 40% of your classes/assignments

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