Propaganda Techniques Quiz Questions

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Propaganda Techniques Quiz Questions

DIrections: Click on the propaganda technique that best fits the statement.


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  • 1. 
    Propaganda TechniquesA man in jeans and a t-shirt appearing in an ad for a pickup truck is an example of
    • A. 

      Transfer

    • B. 

      Glittering generality

    • C. 

      Emotions

    • D. 

      Plain folks

  • 2. 
    If a person doesn't like middle schoolers because they are moody, he or she is said to be
    • A. 

      Biased

    • B. 

      Unfair

    • C. 

      Cruel

    • D. 

      Stereotyping

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Transfer

    • B. 

      Name-calling

    • C. 

      Patriotism

    • D. 

      Ethos

  • 4. 
    Michael Jordan wears Nike shoes and so should you !
    • A. 

      Transfer

    • B. 

      Unfinished comparison

    • C. 

      Snob appeal

    • D. 

      Testimonial

  • 5. 
    "A survey reveales that 73% of Americans believe that this candidate will do a better job."
    • A. 

      Facts and figures

    • B. 

      Glittering Generalities

    • C. 

      Logos

    • D. 

      Pathos

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Pathos

    • B. 

      Unfinished comparisons

    • C. 

      Bandwagon

    • D. 

      Snob appeal

  • 7. 
    Buy Coca-Cola now in the new KING size bottle!!!!!
    • A. 

      Testimonial

    • B. 

      Glittering generalities

    • C. 

      Logos

    • D. 

      Transfer

  • 8. 
    No one loves you like your Mom, so give her flowers on Mother's Day.
    • A. 

      Ethos

    • B. 

      Logos

    • C. 

      Kairos

    • D. 

      Pathos

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Kairos

    • B. 

      Logos

    • C. 

      Pathos

    • D. 

      Ethos

  • 10. 
    "Anacin: Twice as much of the pain reliever doctors recommend most."
    • A. 

      Fear

    • B. 

      Unfinished comparison

    • C. 

      Facts and figures

    • D. 

      Testimonial

  • 11. 
    Shouldn't your family be drinking Hawaiian Punch?
    • A. 

      Transfer

    • B. 

      Plain folks

    • C. 

      Pathos

    • D. 

      Rhetorical question

  • 12. 
    Ladies wear, "Love to Know" Women's Fashions.  You'll look and feel like a million dollars.
    • A. 

      Snob appeal

    • B. 

      Pathos

    • C. 

      Testimonial

    • D. 

      Bandwagon

  • 13. 
    Cascade leaves dishes virtually spotless.
    • A. 

      Unfinished comparison

    • B. 

      Testimonial

    • C. 

      Weasel words

    • D. 

      Logos

  • 14. 
    Coal is a non-renewable resource; therefore, there is not an infinite supply of coal.
    • A. 

      Kairos

    • B. 

      Logos

    • C. 

      Testimonial

    • D. 

      Transfer

  • 15. 
    KFC is "finger-licking good."
    • A. 

      Glittering generalities

    • B. 

      Weasel words

    • C. 

      Loaded words

    • D. 

      Ehtos

  • 16. 
    This advertisement is an example of what propaganda technique?
    • A. 

      Ethos

    • B. 

      Kairos

    • C. 

      Transfer

    • D. 

      Glittering generalities

  • 17. 
    To have a slanted viewpoint towards a particular person, place, thing, or idea is to be
    • A. 

      Persuaded

    • B. 

      Asserted

    • C. 

      Stereotyped

    • D. 

      Biased

  • 18. 
     The main propoganda technique used in this ad is
    • A. 

      Glittering generalities

    • B. 

      Repetition

    • C. 

      Bandwagon

    • D. 

      Transfer

  • 19. 
     Can you name this technique?
    • A. 

      Patriotism

    • B. 

      Fear

    • C. 

      Pathos

    • D. 

      Ethos

  • 20. 
    Propaganda is
    • A. 

      Telling only one side of the story

    • B. 

      Almost always appeals to the emotions rather than intellect

    • C. 

      very seldom used to influence public opinion

    • D. 

      The spreading of information by differents mediums to help or hurt a cause