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Interplay: The Process of Interpersonal Communication, Third Canadian Edition - Student Practice Quiz - Chapter 4

Instructions: For each question, click on the radio button beside your answer. When you have completed the entire quiz, click the Submit my answers button at the bottom of the page to receive your results.

Question 1:


a) Feelings and thoughts
b) Physiological changes, nonverbal reactions, cognitive interpretations, and verbal expression
c) Psychological reactions, nonverbal reactions, and behaviour
d) Physiological changes, primary emotions, and mixed emotions.
e) Verbal and non-verbal reactions.

Question 2:


a) power-distance spectrum.
b) uncertainty avoidance spectrum.
c) achievement-nurturing spectrum
d) individualism-collectivism spectrum.
e) A and c only.

Question 3:


a) confuses ‘is’ with ‘might’
b) results from trying to obtain everyone's approval
c) bases a belief on a limited amount of evidence
d) exaggerates shortcomings

Question 4:


a) our beliefs
b) other people’s behaviour
c) our environment
d) the activating event
e) All of the above.

Question 5:


a) Socially anxious people use the channel of text messaging more than socially confident people.
b) Socially confident people tend to lose their communication skills during face-to-face social interactions.
c) Texters are more socially anxious and likelier to disclose information about themselves through text rather than in face-to-face or phone conversations.
d) All of the above are correct.

Question 6:


a) Physiological
b) Cognitive
c) Behavioural
d) Social
e) All of the above

Question 7:


a) perfectionism
b) the myth of causation
c) the need for approval
d) the myth of helplessness
e) generalization

Question 8:


a) True
b) False

Question 9:


a) True
b) False

Question 10:


a) True
b) False

Question 11:


a) True
b) False