Listening Quiz

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Listening Quizzes & Trivia

What did you learn about listening?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    “Hearing” refers to:
    • A. 

      The reception of sounds

    • B. 

      Mentally sorting out messages

    • C. 

      The interpretation of sounds

    • D. 

      One half of the communication process

  • 2. 
    All of the following prevent daydreaming EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Taking notes

    • B. 

      Overemphasizing the source

    • C. 

      Mentally asking questions

    • D. 

      Eye contact

  • 3. 
    The average person is capable of talking 125-150 WPM (words per minute) and comprehending
    • A. 

      150 WPM

    • B. 

      100 WPM

    • C. 

      70 WPM

    • D. 

      500 WPM

  • 4. 
    The most common type of listening is
    • A. 

      Informative Listening

    • B. 

      Sensitive Listening

    • C. 

      Critical Listening

    • D. 

      Creative Listening

  • 5. 
    Listening to the radio and developing a mental image of the DJ is
    • A. 

      Informative Listening

    • B. 

      Sensitive Listening

    • C. 

      Critical Listening

    • D. 

      Creative Listening

  • 6. 
    Watching an infomercial is
    • A. 

      Informative Listening

    • B. 

      Sensitive Listening

    • C. 

      Critical Listening

    • D. 

      Creative Listening

  • 7. 
    The “R”s in TQLR2 do NOT stand for
    • A. 

      Review

    • B. 

      Remember

    • C. 

      Recite

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    SLANT stands for
    • A. 

      Sit up, Learn, Articulate, Name key info, Track the talker

    • B. 

      Stand up, Like, Animals, Named, Tina

    • C. 

      Sit up, Listen, Activate thinking, Name key info, Track the talker

    • D. 

      Sit up, Lean forward, Activate thinking, Name key info, Track the talker

  • 9. 
    All of the following are examples of listening barriers EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Loud music

    • B. 

      A hot room

    • C. 

      Open-mindedness

    • D. 

      Neon yellow shoes

  • 10. 
    Someone who listens sporadically, choosing a few words to pay attention to and assuming the rest is a
    • A. 

      Skilled Listener

    • B. 

      Word Picker

    • C. 

      Assumer

    • D. 

      Non-Attender