Assertiveness

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Assertiveness Quizzes & Trivia

This is a short quiz to help you see how you can make your assertiveness skills better for better communication skills.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Assertiveness always is appreciated.
    • A. 

      True, it shows you have communication skills.

    • B. 

      False, sometimes assertiveness can be confused with arrogance.

  • 2. 
    How do you channel assertiveness?
    • A. 

      You make it a joke.

    • B. 

      You blow it off.

    • C. 

      Scream at the person you're upset with.

    • D. 

      Handle the situation in an orderly manner and being firm with your request.

  • 3. 
    What is assertiveness?
    • A. 

      Being demanding.

    • B. 

      Saying no.

    • C. 

      Being able to say no in a firm way and standing up for yourself and/or what you believe in.

    • D. 

      Controlling the situation.

  • 4. 
    When should you use assertiveness?
    • A. 

      All the time.

    • B. 

      Only when your values are being violated.

    • C. 

      When somebody wants to kill you.

    • D. 

      With your mom.

  • 5. 
    A girl is bossing her boyfriend around and controlling who he can and cannot talk to. He should -
    • A. 

      Take it as it is; it's his girlfriend.

    • B. 

      Tell her he doesn't care about what she wants.

    • C. 

      YELL at her for being nosey.

    • D. 

      Express how he feels and tell her to quit being so controlling and that he needs his space.

  • 6. 
    Who does NOT have trouble with assertiveness?
    • A. 

      Every one at some point must practice and have a little trouble with it.

    • B. 

      You

    • C. 

      A pushover.

    • D. 

      A person with anger management.

  • 7. 
    Assertiveness-
    • A. 

      Is easy to master.

    • B. 

      Is not a good thing.

    • C. 

      Takes time and it is an essential communication skill.

    • D. 

      Sucks.

  • 8. 
    When you learn assertiveness-
    • A. 

      Speaking your mind and letting yourself be heard is easier.

    • B. 

      You can boss everyone areound.

    • C. 

      You use it with people who respect you.

    • D. 

      You never use it.

  • 9. 
    Why is it sometimes difficult to be assertive?
    • A. 

      You don't want to speak up with a group of friends because of fear of being made fun of.

    • B. 

      It's easy.

    • C. 

      You don't want to yell.

    • D. 

      Everyone will take it in a great way!

  • 10. 
    When displaying your assertive skills-
    • A. 

      You should nag.

    • B. 

      You should be vague with what you want.

    • C. 

      Explain what you have a problem with and be strong.

    • D. 

      Be a coward and back down.