What Do You Know About Intercultural Communication? Trivia Quiz

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What Do You Know About Intercultural Communication? Trivia Quiz

What Do You Know About Intercultural Communication? There are thousands of cultures all over the world, and each has a distinct feature that most people know about and have a specific way of interaction with people of other cultures. By taking this quiz, you will get to see just how much you know about the different forms of communicating. Do give it a shot!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is true about European Management Styles? 
    • A. 

      Europe is vast and diverse and made up of many different countries

    • B. 

      Europeans value personality rather than expertise

    • C. 

      Europeans are less personality driven and more fact driven

    • D. 

      Europeans are less likely to hire outside of the family

    • E. 

      A and C

    • F. 

      B and D

    • G. 

      None of the above

    • H. 

      All of the Above

  • 2. 
    Asians have low social trust and often do not own large corporations for this reason.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Chinese restaurants are usually owned by families and not a chain.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    ____________ ___________ is established when engaging in international business and can range from emails and phone calls, writing a formal letter or using a go-between or emissary.  
  • 5. 
    The Japanese prefer which kind of meetings?
    • A. 

      Skype Meetings

    • B. 

      Dinner Meetings

    • C. 

      Face-to-Face Meetings

    • D. 

      Telephone conferences

  • 6. 
    Who or what do Latin Americans use for introductions? 
    • A. 

      Servants

    • B. 

      Well connected people

    • C. 

      Bosses

    • D. 

      Introduction Representatives

  • 7. 
    Business people in the USA will place a _______ ______ which means to call someone without an appointment. 
  • 8. 
    It is important that an effort be made to use the greeting practices of the host culture, which may mean adjusting your _______ ________
  • 9. 
    Which of the following to the Chinese not do when greeting someone? 
    • A. 

      Greet the elderly first

    • B. 

      Use of titles

    • C. 

      Placement of surnames before given names

    • D. 

      Direct eye contact

    • E. 

      Slight bows and brief handshakes

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is not true about the greeting practices of the Japanese. 
    • A. 

      Most of the Japanese people shake hands

    • B. 

      The Japanese greet each other with a bow

    • C. 

      The Japanese exchange business cards

    • D. 

      In Japanese culture, the person who bows first is bowing to the person who is higher in rank or social standing.

  • 11. 
    ____________ has enacted legislation to prohibit bribery in business.
  • 12. 
    Among many cultures, gift giving is a common practice and part of business protocol. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    The USA views gift-giving as bribery.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    _____________ is the pace at which things get done. 
    • A. 

      Speed

    • B. 

      Rate

    • C. 

      Pacing

    • D. 

      Timeliness

  • 15. 
    _________ ___________ is the amount of willingness that a culture has to place trust in other people to whom they do not know well. 
  • 16. 
    The USA has fairly high social trust.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Asia has fairly high social trust.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Which of the following does not belong as a concept of Field Sensitivity?
    • A. 

      Seeing the big picture

    • B. 

      Japan, China and Korea

    • C. 

      Canada

    • D. 

      Viewing things as a whole

  • 19. 
    Which of the following is not a concept of Field Independence?
    • A. 

      USA

    • B. 

      Focuses on the most important things

    • C. 

      Concentrating on parts of the whole field

    • D. 

      Focusing on the whole concept

  • 20. 
    _________ and __________ explains that some people prefer to learn by engaging themselves in a task and learning hands on.
  • 21. 
    _________ then __________ describes people that desire demonstrations and want to observe first then attempt to do the task. 
  • 22. 
    Americans learn by trial and error. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Native Americans prefer to learn by Watch then Do.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Check the boxes that apply to the biomedical system. 
    • A. 

      Used in the United Kingdom

    • B. 

      Basic, pre clinical research

    • C. 

      Studies how the human body works and ways diseases can be cured

    • D. 

      Relies heavily on divine intervention

  • 25. 
    __________ is the idea that all parties work together to resolve conflict.
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