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Interplay: Chapter 06

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) symbolic
b) governed by rules
c) subjective
d) objective

Question 2:


a) naming and identity
b) hunger
c) credibility and status
d) sexism, sexual prejudice, and racism

Question 3:


a) Ambiguous language
b) Abstraction
c) Specificity
d) Euphemism

Question 4:


a) fact-interference/opinion confusion
b) emotive language
c) translation
d) (a) and (b)

Question 5:


a) The goal of almost all ordinary conversations includes making the conversation enjoyable by being friendly
b) Women are more likely than men to try to make conversation fun
c) Both men and women tend to reserve discussions of sex and sexuality for members of the same sex
d) Women are more likely to use intensive adverbs.

Question 6:


a) True
b) False

Question 7:


a) True
b) False

Question 8:


a) True
b) False

Question 9:


a) True
b) False

Question 10:


a) True
b) False