Communications 300 Lesson 12

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 100

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This quiz has been made from material discussed in lesson 12 of comm 300


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    True or False? The single most substantial factor in the denigration of the values and morals of our society is that we as a nation are forsaking the Almighty.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    True or False? President Hinckley is concerned that we are shutting the door against God, forsaking him, and Hinckley fears that He will begin to forsake us.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    True or False? President Hinckley would agree that when faced with an ethical decision, the best policy is to do what others are doing. If it is "done all the time," or "everyone is doing it" it must be justifiable.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    True or False? When people engage in falsehoods and dishonest practices, something within them dies; conscience chokes, character withers, self-respect vanishes, and integrity dies.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    It is the relentless pursuit of what that too often leads to debauchery?
    • A. 

      Money

    • B. 

      Earning a living

    • C. 

      The pursuit of wealth at the expense of everything else

    • D. 

      The desire to improve our circumstances

  • 6. 
    With which of the following would President Hinckley not agree?
    • A. 

      Happiness lies in virtue.

    • B. 

      We should ask ourselves if we would feel confident and comfortable about the choices we make if all the world were privy to our private behavior.

    • C. 

      Wickedness and righteousness are determined by the majority.

    • D. 

      Our behavior must be such that we can be at peace with ourselves

  • 7. 
    With which of the following would President Hinckley not agree?
    • A. 

      We are all members of the divine family; brothers and sisters.

    • B. 

      We must remove all elements of hatred, bigotry, and racism from our hearts and societies

    • C. 

      We should condemn others for their laziness, dishonesty, or betrayal

    • D. 

      We should treat each other with respect and acceptance

  • 8. 
    Civility includes:
    • A. 

      Disrespect for the name of Deity

    • B. 

      Boorishness

    • C. 

      Rudeness, crudeness, insensitivity to others, and coarse and filthy language

    • D. 

      Refinement, courtesy, thoughtful dialogue, good humor, good taste, good manners, and human kindness

  • 9. 
    With which of the following would President Hinckley disagree?
    • A. 

      We must never stop learning

    • B. 

      The intellectual resources in America are all highly developed

    • C. 

      Personal development and the light of our personalities result from keeping our minds sharp through good literature, uplifting entertainment, learning new things, and acquiring new skills.

    • D. 

      In addition to intellectual learning, we need education of the heart, spirit, conscience, and character

  • 10. 
    With which of the following would President Hinckley disagree?
    • A. 

      It is easy to forgive

    • B. 

      Forgiveness and mercy are twin virtues.

    • C. 

      We cannot expect others to be forgiving and merciful with us if we are not forgiving and merciful with others

    • D. 

      Work is the miracle by which talent is brought to the surface and dreams become reality.

  • 11. 
    True of False? One has neither independence nor freedom from bondage when obligated by debts.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    With which of the following would President Hinckley agree?
    • A. 

      Criticism and negativity are vital to keeping our eyes open to problems.

    • B. 

      When we walk with gratitude, we do not walk with arrogance and conceit and egotism, but with a becoming spirit of thanksgiving that will bless our lives.

    • C. 

      Cynics contribute, skeptics create, and doubters achieve.

    • D. 

      Humanity is essentially evil.

  • 13. 
    With which of the following would President Hinckley agree?
    • A. 

      Material success will be ashes in our mouths without preservation and cultivation of things spiritual

    • B. 

      A nation can base its progress solely on materialism, military might, and scientific advancement.

    • C. 

      We should say our prayers as if we were picking up the telephone and ordering groceries—place our order and hang up

    • D. 

      In our sophisticated, technologically saturated, wealthy society, it is no longer necessary to appeal to God for help, wisdom, comfort, or peace

  • 14. 
    True or False? We must reassert our faith in utilitarian values.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    True or False? We should hesitate to ask God to help us realize our ambitions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    With which of the following would President Hinckley disagree?
    • A. 

      The marriage relationship is the most sacred of all partnerships

    • B. 

      It is a great blessing to children to know their parents love, respect, and honor one another

    • C. 

      All in marriage is bliss.

    • D. 

      The most important decision of life is the decision concerning a companion.

  • 17. 
    Which of the following is not correct?
    • A. 

      Selfishness accounts for a high percentage of marital problems.

    • B. 

      Marriage is fragile.

    • C. 

      Churches are the most conducive environments to develop and enact virtue in children and society.

    • D. 

      Both fathers and mothers are important to the rearing of children.

  • 18. 
    The four cornerstones on which to establish and nurture marriages and homes do not include:
    • A. 

      Mutual respect and loyalty to one another

    • B. 

      Superiority of husband over wife

    • C. 

      The soft answer

    • D. 

      Financial honesty

  • 19. 
    With which of the following does President Hinckley disagree?
    • A. 

      Never in the history of the world has there been a more profound need for leaders of principle to step forward.

    • B. 

      In leadership, in standing for principle, there is loneliness

    • C. 

      Men and women of integrity who live with their convictions are dreadfully miserable.

    • D. 

      We cannot stand on the sidelines and watch the play between the forces of good and evil; we must become leaders in speaking up on behalf of worthy causes and principles.

  • 20. 
    With which of the following does President Hinckley disagree?
    • A. 

      The distance between mediocrity and excellence is small; we would all do well to walk a higher road of excellence.

    • B. 

      There is nothing in all the world so satisfying as a task or performance well done.

    • C. 

      Tremendous is our opportunity to reach beyond the hoped-for goal of wealth and worldly success to build and strengthen others, to relieve suffering, to aid in making the world a better place, to be as a light.

    • D. 

      Tremendous is our potential for leading out and standing up, in every arena of our lives, for the virtues that will make our individual lives, our families, and our society strong and vibrant.

    • E. 

      None of the above.

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