Test Your Knowledge With Terms And Definitions

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Test Your Knowledge With Terms And Definitions

We encounter terms and definitions in every step of life, especially during studies. How many do you remember? Take the online quiz to prove to us how good are you with definitions and learn many more along the way.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Ontology
    • A. 

      What people perceive as reality

    • B. 

      What people perceive as hope

    • C. 

      The study of language

    • D. 

      None of these are correct

  • 2. 
    Epistemology
    • A. 

      How people know and understand the world around them

    • B. 

      How people perceive the world around them

    • C. 

      The study of understanding 

    • D. 

      None of these are correct

  • 3. 
    Methodology
    • A. 

      The perception of reality

    • B. 

      How people investigate the world and their perceptions of reality

    • C. 

      The study of mythology

    • D. 

      None of these are correct

  • 4. 
    Behavioral studies
    • A. 

      Grounded in visual-based studies

    • B. 

      Grounded in texture-based studies

    • C. 

      The study of behavior

    • D. 

      None of these are correct

  • 5. 
    Interpretive studies
    • A. 

      Grounded in visual-based studies

    • B. 

      Grounded in object-based studies

    • C. 

      Grounded in text-based studies

    • D. 

      None of these are correct

  • 6. 
    Critical studies
    • A. 

      Grounded in texture-based studies

    • B. 

      Grounded in text-based studies

    • C. 

      Grounded in dialect and context-based studies

    • D. 

      None of these are correct

  • 7. 
    Hypodermic Needle Model
    • A. 

      A tool used to study medical terms

    • B. 

      A needle used by diabetics 

    • C. 

      A scale model of a needle

    • D. 

      None of these are correct

  • 8. 
    Attribution Theory
    • A. 

      The theory on how feelings are formed

    • B. 

      The theory of attraction

    • C. 

      The theory of evolotion

    • D. 

      None of these are correct

  • 9. 
    The mathematical model of communications is defined as anything said will get changed around the farther it gets from the source.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Communication accommodation theory is defined as a message producer alters or shifts the form of their message to meet the needs of a message receiver.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Coversation Analysis: allows the student to analyze all aspects of a speach.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Uncertainty reduction theory: How communication patterns remain as one initiate conversation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Agenda setting theory: The way that mass media sets agendas or priorities for the public to determine the info they will see.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Rhetorical criticism: Evaluation of a specific communication artifact in terms of its meaning.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Semiotics: Process of studying how information is transmitted, received, and interpreted as a process of understanding signs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Ethnographic methods: Method of observational analysis where the reasercher is extensively invested in the investigation of a community of people.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Dramatism: Method of observational analysis where the reasercher is extensively invested in the investigation of a community of people.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Symbolic interactionism theory: Method of observational analysis where the reasercher is extensively invested in the investigation of a community of people.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Narrative paradigm theory: Method of observational analysis where the reasercher is extensively invested in the investigation of a community of people.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Deconstruction: Reality is rhetorically constructed, and nothing can be taken as true unless thought to be.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Performance theory: Addresses how drama is part of everyday life and not just a stage.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Archeology of knowledge: Method of observational analysis where the reasercher is extensively invested in the investigation of a community of people.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Reception theory: Audiences are not passive receptors of media products.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Ritual model of communication: Method of observational analysis where the reasercher is extensively invested in the investigation of a community of people.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Performativity: creates potential for negotiation of agency within the site of rsistance.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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