What Do You Know About Information Overload? Trivia Questions Quiz

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What do you know about information overload? Getting information at the right time is essential for ensuring effective communication, but having too much of it also can be harmful or confusing for the user or receiver. Take up this quiz and get to refresh your understanding of this topic and its importance for effective communication and getting timely and relevant information.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Compressible in the characteristic of information means information can be summarized and miniaturized for easier handling.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Access refers to the user's ability to connect to a particular database, network or electronic bulletin board system.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Information overload is a condition in which too much information is available on a topic, a common occurrence in online searching, particularly when the query is expressed in terms that are too general.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    There are ten (10) definitions of information according to Fritz Machlup (1983). One of the definition is Information can affected the beliefs of the person when received the information.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    There are seven (7) stages of Information Cycle. One of  the stages is the new knowledge need to be undergo several appraisal and reviewed by editors.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    One of the hierarchies of information is date.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Swamping is a term that refers to a good information.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Tertiary is a tool that lead to primary sources.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Letters, original artwork are information in its original form and are the example of Tertiary source.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    There are three (3) issues in access to information. The three (3) issues are Information Overload, Information Explosion and Information Needs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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