Agenda Setting Theory Of The Media

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Agenda Setting Theory Of The Media - Quiz

Agenda Setting Theory is a social science theory that describes the capacity of the news media to impact the significance put on the subjects of general society plan in attempts to make predictions. How well do you know Agenda Setting Theory? You can find out and more by taking this quiz.


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  • 1. 
    The term Agenda setting Theory of Media was postulated during the study of?
    • A. 

      The second world war

    • B. 

      Influence of media on gay rights

    • C. 

      1968 American Presidential Elections

    • D. 

      The influence of Media on household rules

  • 2. 
    The theory was developed by two researchers named? 
    • A. 

      Max McCombs and Donald Shaw

    • B. 

      Walter Lippmann and David price

    • C. 

      Richard Wright and Rose Becker

    • D. 

      Benard Cohen and Franklin Buck

  • 3. 
    Which of the following best describes the creation of public awareness and concern of salient issues by the news media? 
    • A. 

      Agenda setting

    • B. 

      Media Concentration

    • C. 

      Media broadcast

    • D. 

      Policy making

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is not a type of Agenda setting?
    • A. 

      Public Agenda setting

    • B. 

      Private Agenda setting

    • C. 

      Media Agenda setting

    • D. 

      Policy Agenda Setting

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is not a distinct difference between framing and second-level agenda setting?
    • A. 

      News production

    • B. 

      News Processing

    • C. 

      News concentration

    • D. 

      Locus of effect

  • 6. 
    Which authors seemed to indicate in their research that there are four types of power relations between media and other sources?
    • A. 

      Beckley and finley

    • B. 

      Littlejohn and Foss

    • C. 

      Max McCombs and Donald Shaw

    • D. 

      Benard Cohen and Franklin Buck

  • 7. 
    Which social media platform is said to be unique in agenda setting as it allows Users to showcase their political opinion without functioning in both directions?
    • A. 

      Facebook

    • B. 

      Instagram

    • C. 

      Twitter

    • D. 

      SnapChat

  • 8. 
    One of the three conclusions presented during the studies of Agenda setting theory says?
    • A. 

      The media's emotional-affective agenda is usually at odds with the public's emotional impressions of news.

    • B. 

      The masses are able to discern between media information

    • C. 

      Negative emotions are more powerful than positive emotions

    • D. 

      Positive emotions are more powerful than negative emotions

  • 9. 
    One major result from Power relations between media and other sources is that?
    • A. 

      High-power source & high-power media: are equals in setting the agenda

    • B. 

      High-power source & high-power media: the source sets the agenda for the media

    • C. 

      High-power source & high-power media: the media set their own agenda and may marginalize the source

    • D. 

      High-power source & high-power media: both are too weak to set the public agenda

  • 10. 
    The latest model of Agenda setting is referred by scholars as?
    • A. 

      Network agenda setting model

    • B. 

      Media-based agenda setting model

    • C. 

      High power source agenda setting model

    • D. 

      Internet based agenda setting model

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