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Gasher: Chapter 07

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) media organizations
b) governments at all levels
c) professional associations
d) the World Trade Organization

Question 2:


a) comprehensive
b) positive
c) representative
d) accessible

Question 3:


a) Charles Dickens
b) Mark Twain
c) Thomas Hardy
d) Daniel Defoe

Question 4:


a) The Royal Commission on Wireless Telegraphy
b) The Royal Commission on Newspapers
c) The Royal Commission on Radio Broadcasting
d) The Royal Commission on Motion Pictures

Question 5:


a) learning
b) financing
c) artistry
d) accessibility

Question 6:


a) Canada establish a national public radio network
b) Canada establish quotas on foreign films in movie theatres
c) Canada adopt the constitutional principle of freedom of the press
d) none of the above

Question 7:


a) the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
b) the Canadian Radio Broadcasting Corporation
c) the Canadian Broadcasting Commission
d) the Canadian Radio Broadcasting Commission

Question 8:


a) Royal Commission on National Development in the Arts, Letters and Sciences
b) Royal Commission on National Development in the Arts and Culture
c) Royal Commission on National Development in High Culture and the Sciences
d) Canada Council for the Arts

Question 9:


a) cinema in Canada
b) broadcasting in Canada
c) corporate concentration in the newspaper industry
d) privatization of the telephone industry

Question 10:


a) the Quebec sovereignty movement
b) Western alienation
c) growing regionalism
d) economic conservatism

Question 11:


a) industry stakeholders
b) members of the public
c) organized pressure groups
d) labour leaders

Question 12:


a) How to increase a sense of national unity
b) The relationship between communications media and commerce
c) The cultural menace of the United States
d) Both b and c

Question 13:


a) the technological imperative
b) broadcasting was seen as too powerful a medium to take the laissez-faire approach
c) the positive recognition of regionalism and multi-ethnicity
d) to restrain commercial forces from the excesses to which they may go

Question 14:


a) Anti-commmercial and anti-American rhetoric
b) Support for an active state role in the cultural sphere
c) A national identity or national unity discourse
d) Both a and c

Question 15:


a) Providing protection against cyber-bullying and spyware
b) Providing greater access to government materials and data online
c) Creating a national public broadcasting system
d) Connecting 98 percent of Canadians with high-speed access

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

Question 26:


a) True
b) False

Question 27:


a) True
b) False