Life Skills-securing Employment

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Employment Quizzes & Trivia

A brief quiz on how to get a job


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    All of the following are acceptable ways to find more information about available jobs in your area EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Looking in the local newspaper.

    • B. 

      From your friends.

    • C. 

      The local library.

    • D. 

      Do a job search on-line.

  • 2. 
    The BEST way to apply for a local job is to
    • A. 

      Ask a friend to telephone for you.

    • B. 

      Go in person.

    • C. 

      Have parents call local businesses.

    • D. 

      Write a letter of interest.

  • 3. 
    If you need help completing a job application form, it is BEST to take along
    • A. 

      A different application form.

    • B. 

      A friend.

    • C. 

      A list of information you might need.

    • D. 

      Information about the job market.

  • 4. 
    If you are intorduced to other employees during a job interview, you should
    • A. 

      Not make eye contact.

    • B. 

      Shake hands and say "hello".

    • C. 

      Smile but don't talk with them.

    • D. 

      Ask all of the mhow they really feel about working for the company.

  • 5. 
    A co-worker is NOT doing his/her job and you constantly have to cover for them leaving little time to complete your own assignment.  What should you do?
    • A. 

      Find another job quickly.

    • B. 

      Continue to do both work loads.

    • C. 

      Tell them what you think of them.

    • D. 

      Tell your supervisor the problem.

  • 6. 
    Stress on a job is MOST often due to
    • A. 

      Easy-going supervisor.

    • B. 

      Heavy work load.

    • C. 

      Salary.

    • D. 

      Vacation time.

  • 7. 
    Library assistants should be good at
    • A. 

      Binding books.

    • B. 

      Organizing books.

    • C. 

      Reading books.

    • D. 

      Selling books.

  • 8. 
    Which would MOST likely lead to your being fired from work?
    • A. 

      Eating lunch at your work desk

    • B. 

      Getting upset

    • C. 

      Coming to work late everyday

    • D. 

      Smoking at work

  • 9. 
    If you are a new employee who is asked to work a different shift, you should
    • A. 

      Try your best to adjust to the change.

    • B. 

      Complain.

    • C. 

      Find out who you have to cover for.

    • D. 

      Say no to the change.

  • 10. 
    Appropriate dress for an interview includes all of the following EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Shorts and a tank top

    • B. 

      Jeans and a collared shirt

    • C. 

      Pants and a sweater

    • D. 

      Your best clothes