Ag Communications: The Basics

21 Questions | Total Attempts: 103

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Ag Communications:  The Basics

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In 4 sentences, describe the extent and importance of Agricultural Communications.
  • 2. 
    Name at least 4 jobs in agricultural communications.
  • 3. 
    Name 2 professional organizations related to agriculture.
  • 4. 
    Check the following ways that listening can be a form of communication.  Select all that apply.
    • A. 

      Informative Listening

    • B. 

      Attending Listening

    • C. 

      Appreciative Listening

  • 5. 
    What type of communication can be as obvious as a smile?
    • A. 

      Speaking

    • B. 

      Listening

    • C. 

      Body Language

  • 6. 
    In a public zone, how much physical distance should be between individuals?
    • A. 

      0-18 inches

    • B. 

      18 inches to 4 feet

    • C. 

      4-12 feet

    • D. 

      More than 12 feet

  • 7. 
    Which of the following are barriers to effective communication?  Select all that apply.
    • A. 

      Language

    • B. 

      Age

    • C. 

      Emotions

    • D. 

      Environmental Factors

  • 8. 
    True or False:  An example of a speaker fault could not being open-minded.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    True or False:  An example of a listener fault could be lack of empathy or interest.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The discipline which studies humans and their interaction with the environment and its non-human characteristics.
    • A. 

      Environmental Ethics

    • B. 

      Bioethics

    • C. 

      Animal Ethics

  • 11. 
    _____________________ ethics are applied ethics which examine ethical rules and principles within a commercial context.
  • 12. 
    What is an example of confidential information?
    • A. 

      Where they work

    • B. 

      Health problems

    • C. 

      Background information they supply

  • 13. 
    This results from original creative thought, as patents, trademarks and copyrighted material.
    • A. 

      Plagiarism

    • B. 

      Intellectual Property

    • C. 

      Ethics

  • 14. 
    Horizontally internal communication is between subordinates and superiors.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    During the communication process, this is the receiver's response to the message.
    • A. 

      Source

    • B. 

      Receiver

    • C. 

      Noise

    • D. 

      Feedback

  • 16. 
    When someone has folded arms, is signifies:
    • A. 

      Desire to communicate

    • B. 

      Doubt

    • C. 

      Defensiveness

    • D. 

      Fatigue

  • 17. 
    When someone has raised eyebrows, is signifies:
    • A. 

      Desire to communicate

    • B. 

      Doubt

    • C. 

      Defensiveness

    • D. 

      Fatigue

  • 18. 
    When someone has slumped shoulders, is signifies:
    • A. 

      Desire to communicate

    • B. 

      Doubt

    • C. 

      Defensiveness

    • D. 

      Fatigue

  • 19. 
    When someone has face-to-face contact, is signifies:
    • A. 

      Desire to communicate

    • B. 

      Doubt

    • C. 

      Defensiveness

    • D. 

      Fatigue

  • 20. 
    A cold, moist handshake indicates:
    • A. 

      Nervousness and inferiority

    • B. 

      Apathy or mental illness

    • C. 

      An amiable, confident personality

  • 21. 
    Physical and mental distractions include (check all that apply):
    • A. 

      Interruptions

    • B. 

      Noise

    • C. 

      Preoccupation

    • D. 

      Poor timing

Back to Top Back to top