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Gasher: Chapter 03

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) film
b) broadcasting
c) newspapers
d) All of the above

Question 8:


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

Question 9:


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

Question 10:


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

Question 11:


a) information
b) advertising
c) cheap electricity rates
d) Both a and b

Question 12:


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

Question 13:


a) television broadcasting
b) local telephone service
c) long-distance telephone service
d) Both b and c

Question 14:


a) buyers and sellers
b) governments and citizens
c) workers and employers
d) All of the above

Question 15:


a) urbanization
b) creation of the nuclear family
c) people moving to rural communities
d) migration

Question 16:


a) a tariff to limit goods from Britain and the US
b) the creation of a national newspaper
c) the building of a transcontinental railway
d) efforts to entice immigrants to settle the prairies

Question 17:


a) the media should be in the hands of private citizens
b) all human rights and freedoms are equal
c) freedom of speech is the most important human right
d) Both a and c

Question 18:


a) people are more isolated
b) there is a strengthening of social order
c) people are less susceptible to manipulation
d) None of the above

Question 19:


a) USA
b) Canada
c) Europe
d) Both b and c

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

Question 26:


a) True
b) False

Question 27:


a) True
b) False

Question 28:


a) True
b) False

Question 29:


a) True
b) False

Question 30:


a) True
b) False

Question 31:


a) True
b) False

Question 32:


a) True
b) False

Question 33:


a) True
b) False

Question 34:


a) True
b) False

Question 35:


a) True
b) False

Question 36:


a) True
b) False