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Mass Communication in Canada, 7e: Chapter 3

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) writing and printing
b) the radio
c) the telegraph
d) semaphore

Question 2:

a) community, family, and personal life
b) business and the economy
c) entertainment and leisure
d) political life

Question 3:

a) a scientific perspective
b) a rational perspective
c) religion
d) both A and B

Question 4:

a) 1690 to 1720
b) 1790 to 1820
c) 1890 to 1920
d) 1990 to 2010

Question 5:

a) telegraph
b) newspaper
c) telephone
d) photograph

Question 6:

a) building a transcontinental railway
b) a tariff
c) efforts to settle the prairies
d) all of the above

Question 7:

a) preserve the status quo
b) promote diversity
c) champion the underdog
d) air leftist views

Question 8:

a) film
b) broadcasting
c) newspapers
d) all of the above

Question 9:

a) telecommunications transmission and technology
b) media content
c) culture
d) film and television

Question 10:

a) creates jobs
b) nurtures culture
c) enhances Canada’s international image
d) encourages multicultural dialogue

Question 11:

a) the Ottawa office of the CBC
b) the journalists who work on political stories in Ottawa
c) the section of the House of Commons where journalists sit
d) the National Gallery of Canada’s collection of historic editorial cartoons

Question 12:

a) Pierre Trudeau
b) Brian Mulroney
c) Jean Chretien
d) Joe Clark

Question 13:

a) information
b) advertising
c) cheap electricity rates
d) both A and B

Question 14:

a) the size of the country
b) bilingualism
c) the sparse population
d) all of the above

Question 15:

a) the eradication of poverty
b) sustainable development
c) promote private ownership of media
d) both A and B

Question 16:

a) True
b) False

Question 17:

a) True
b) False

Question 18:

a) True
b) False

Question 19:

a) True
b) False

Question 20:

a) True
b) False

Question 21:

a) True
b) False

Question 22:

a) True
b) False

Question 23:

a) True
b) False

Question 24:

a) True
b) False

Question 25:

a) True
b) False