Interpersonal Communication Chapter 2

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  • 1. 
    Perception is the process of
    • A. 

      Selecting

    • B. 

      Organizing

    • C. 

      Interpreting

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    Perception is not the same as
    • A. 

      Seeing

    • B. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    Perception and Communication are
    • A. 

      Reciprocal

    • B. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    Perception examples are
    • A. 

      Friend says a certain professor gives too much homework

    • B. 

      The above

  • 5. 
    People perceive things
    • A. 

      Differently

    • B. 

      The above

    • C. 

      The above

  • 6. 
    We communicate on the basis of
    • A. 

      Perception and assuming they are true

    • B. 

      The above

  • 7. 
    Competent Communicators
    • A. 

      Communicate Freely

    • B. 

      Consider opposing information

    • C. 

      Can see the Validity of others

    • D. 

      All the above

  • 8. 
    Perception involves how many processes
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      3

  • 9. 
    Stage One is
    • A. 

      Selection

    • B. 

      Organization

    • C. 

      Interpretation

  • 10. 
    Selection involves
    • A. 

      Selecting stimuli from our environment

    • B. 

      The above

  • 11. 
    Two types of stimuli are
    • A. 

      Salient

    • B. 

      Vivid

    • C. 

      The above

  • 12. 
    Salience is
    • A. 

      Stimuli that are selected from an environment based on their use

    • B. 

      Example is- You pick on a conversation because someone mentions ur name

    • C. 

      The above

  • 13. 
    Vividness is
    • A. 

      Noticable Stimuli

    • B. 

      Girl who raises voice

    • C. 

      Guy who is 7'1

    • D. 

      All the above

  • 14. 
    Stage Two is
    • A. 

      Organization

    • B. 

      Selection

    • C. 

      Interpreation

  • 15. 
    Organization uses
    • A. 

      Schemas to organize stuff into groups

    • B. 

      Putting face to a name

    • C. 

      The above

  • 16. 
    Figure Ground Organization involves
    • A. 

      Focusing on one conversation when other go on in the background

    • B. 

      The above

  • 17. 
    Proximity and Similiarity involve
    • A. 

      She tells the class they failed the exam, she acts to speak to you, it might be unreleated

    • B. 

      The above

  • 18. 
    Closure is
    • A. 

      Filling in the missing pieces

    • B. 

      The above

    • C. 

      The above

  • 19. 
    Interpretation involves
    • A. 

      Expectancy- What we expect to percieve

    • B. 

      Familiarity- Are we familiar with the stimuli

    • C. 

      The Above

  • 20. 
    Perceptual Bias...
    • A. 

      Occurs because we all see things differently

    • B. 

      Selective attention and selective perception are involved in this

    • C. 

      The above

  • 21. 
    Inference is
    • A. 

      Confused with fact- she wore a blue dress or he left work at 9am

    • B. 

      Inference-She wore an ugly blue dress or he left work a long time ago

    • C. 

      The above

  • 22. 
    Attribution Errors involve
    • A. 

      Fundamental Attribution Error

    • B. 

      We ignore factors that might explain what is going on

    • C. 

      The above

  • 23. 
    Self Serving Bias
    • A. 

      We attribute inherent characteristics to our own personality to successful behavior and situation facotrs to our unsuccesful behavior

    • B. 

      We did poorly on a test, we attribute it to lack of sleep

    • C. 

      The above

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