Quiz: Interview Preparation

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QUIZ: Interview PreparationThis assessment is worth 100 pointsMaximum number of attemps: 1Time limit: UnlimitedReview Mode: Full


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    You should have a clear understanding of the position for which you are applying.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    You should not conduct a mock interview with a trusted friend or colleague for practice.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    There should be at least five qualities that you should know about yourself that would make you a good candidate for the job.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    You should not spread the word through your network to see if anyone has contacts at the company that could be a helpful resource before and during the interview.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    You should get directions to the office and make transportation arrangements before the interview.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Preparing a list of questins for the interviewer is not necessary.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is an agency of the Federal Government and can be used to locate information in a broad field of labor economics and statistics.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Multiple interview elements can include all the following except
    • A. 

      Serial

    • B. 

      Sequential

    • C. 

      Tag-Team

    • D. 

      Parallel

  • 9. 
    Which is considered the single style interview
    • A. 

      Face-to-Face

    • B. 

      One-on-One

    • C. 

      Both A and B

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 10. 
    Which of the following are styles of Behavioral Interviews
    • A. 

      Structured interview

    • B. 

      Informal interview

    • C. 

      Reverse Role interview

    • D. 

      All are styles of behavioral interviews

  • 11. 
    How soon should you arrive to the interview
    • A. 

      15 minutes early

    • B. 

      15 minutes late

    • C. 

      Exactly at your scheduled interview time

    • D. 

      The next day

  • 12. 
    When you arrive it is very important that you do what with the receptionist
    • A. 

      Flirt

    • B. 

      Ask him/her on a date

    • C. 

      Be rude

    • D. 

      Be polite and check in to let him/her know you have arrived

  • 13. 
    What percent of the time should you talk and listen
    • A. 

      Talk 80 %, Listen 20 %

    • B. 

      Talk 50%, Listen 50 %

    • C. 

      Listen 80%, Talk 20% unless questioned directly

    • D. 

      Talk 90%, Listen 10%

  • 14. 
    You should bring all the following on the day of the interview except
    • A. 

      Extra copies of your resume

    • B. 

      Note pad and pencil

    • C. 

      Business references from former supervisors, colleagues, or clents

    • D. 

      Your mother for moral support

  • 15. 
    After the interview you should
    • A. 

      You should send a Thank You letter

    • B. 

      Tell the interviewer all the days you will need to have off

    • C. 

      Let the interviewer know what your salary should be

    • D. 

      Cry