Listening Self-assessmnet

14 Questions | Total Attempts: 85

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Listening Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    To be more productive, I respond to emails and instant messages while I'm speaking to people on the phone.
    • A. 

      Not at All

    • B. 

      Rarely

    • C. 

      Sometimes

    • D. 

      Often

    • E. 

      Very Often

  • 2. 
    I repeat points back during a conversation to clarify my understanding of what the other person is saying.
    • A. 

      Not at All

    • B. 

      Rarely

    • C. 

      Sometimes

    • D. 

      Often

    • E. 

      Very Often

  • 3. 
    When people speak to me about sensitive subjects, I make an effort to put them at ease.
    • A. 

      Not at All

    • B. 

      Rarely

    • C. 

      Sometimes

    • D. 

      Often

    • E. 

      Very Often

  • 4. 
    I feel uncomfortable with silence during conversations.
    • A. 

      Not at All

    • B. 

      Rarely

    • C. 

      Sometimes

    • D. 

      Often

    • E. 

      Very Often

  • 5. 
    As I listen, I compare the other person's viewpoint with my own.
    • A. 

      Not at All

    • B. 

      Rarely

    • C. 

      Sometimes

    • D. 

      Often

    • E. 

      Very Often

  • 6. 
    To get people to elaborate on their point, I ask open questions (ones that can't be answered with "yes" or "no").
    • A. 

      Not at All

    • B. 

      Rarely

    • C. 

      Sometimes

    • D. 

      Often

    • E. 

      Very Often

  • 7. 
    When someone is speaking to me, I nod and say things like "OK" and "uh-huh" occasionally.
    • A. 

      Not at All

    • B. 

      Rarely

    • C. 

      Sometimes

    • D. 

      Often

    • E. 

      Very Often

  • 8. 
    I play "devil's advocate" to prompt responses from the other person.
    • A. 

      Not at All

    • B. 

      Rarely

    • C. 

      Sometimes

    • D. 

      Often

    • E. 

      Very Often

  • 9. 
    I catch myself asking leading questions to encourage the other person to agree with my viewpoint.
    • A. 

      Not at All

    • B. 

      Rarely

    • C. 

      Sometimes

    • D. 

      Often

    • E. 

      Very Often

  • 10. 
    I interrupt people.
    • A. 

      Often

    • B. 

      Very Often

    • C. 

      Not at All

    • D. 

      Rarely

    • E. 

      Sometimes

  • 11. 
    When people speak to me, I stay completely still so that I don't distract them.
    • A. 

      Not at All

    • B. 

      Rarely

    • C. 

      Sometimes

    • D. 

      Often

    • E. 

      Very Often

  • 12. 
    I try to read the other person's body language as I listen.
    • A. 

      Not at All

    • B. 

      Rarely

    • C. 

      Sometimes

    • D. 

      Often

    • E. 

      Very Often

  • 13. 
    If the other person is struggling to explain something, I jump in with my own suggestions.
    • A. 

      Not at All

    • B. 

      Rarely

    • C. 

      Sometimes

    • D. 

      Often

    • E. 

      Very Often

  • 14. 
    If I'm busy, I let others talk to me as long as they're quick.
    • A. 

      Not in All

    • B. 

      Rarely

    • C. 

      Sometimes

    • D. 

      Often

    • E. 

      Very Often