Gen/201 Chapter 5 Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Given the suggestions listed in the reading, which recommendation was NOT made for organizing your life? 
    • A. 

      Creating digital folders on your computer to organize your work

    • B. 

      Developing a dedicated and organized physical work space

    • C. 

      Creating a back-up plan for computer/WiFi outages

    • D. 

      Hiring a cleaning service to organize your household

  • 2. 
    Check all of the tips recommended for finding success in online courses as outlined in your reading. 
    • A. 

      Get comfortable with the class format.

    • B. 

      Include time in your weekly schedule for completing your work.

    • C. 

      Assume technology requirements can be negotiated.

    • D. 

      Log into class each day.

    • E. 

      Don't worry about determining your learning style as online learning works for everyone.

    • F. 

      Be aware of deadlines.

    • G. 

      Schedule meetings, phone calls, or communications with your instructor.

    • H. 

      Commit to exactly 10 hours per week for studying and completing assignments.

  • 3. 
    Your text book suggests that the most effective way to overcome procrastination is to determine why you procrastinate.  Is this true or false? 
    • A. 

      True; determining what is your source of procrastination (low motivation, perfectionism, or being overwhelmed), will prepare you to better navigate it.

    • B. 

      False; procrastination simply needs to be overcome through increasing your motivation, setting realistic expectations, and generating a support group.