Listening Comprehension Assessment: Taking A Stand Against Fake News

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Listening Comprehension Assessment: Taking A Stand Against Fake News

Watch the video (using this link https://www. Youtube. Com/watch? V=DUJwyzW4HNI&t=45s ) and decide whether each statement is True/False or Not Specified.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Name:
  • 2. 
    500 hours of video every minute is uploaded to YouTube.
    • A. 

      True 

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Not specified

  • 3. 
    2. YouTube has been trying to tackle the problem of hoax postings for many years.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Not Specified

  • 4. 
    3. YouTube’s problem is identical to that of Facebook and Twitter.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Not specified

  • 5. 
    4. Breaking news events are more difficult to verify in terms of authenticity.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Not specified 

  • 6. 
    5. Most fake news sources come from the US.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Not Specified

  • 7. 
    6. YouTube is currently losing credibility in the eyes of the public.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Not Specified

  • 8. 
    7. YouTube is taking this initiative for altruistic motives.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Not Specified

  • 9. 
    8. YouTube accounts for the majority of Google’s revenue.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Not Specified

  • 10. 
    9. Facebook is following in YouTube’s footsteps.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Not Specified

  • 11. 
    There is political, public and commercial pressure to tackle the problem in question.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Not Specified

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