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Gasher: Chapter 09

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) professional and consumer
b) producer and consumer
c) promoter and consumer
d) proponent and consumer

Question 2:


a) space
b) time
c) space and time
d) access to audiences

Question 3:


a) about goods and services
b) of general public interest
c) on predominant social and cultural values
d) All of the above

Question 4:


a) the cash reserves of media companies
b) money invested with an expectation of return
c) the seat of provincial or national governments
d) the loan interest paid by media companies

Question 5:


a) the size of its landmass
b) the size of its population
c) its proximity to the United States
d) All of the above

Question 6:


a) time
b) technology
c) media
d) production

Question 7:


a) The Davey Committee
b) The Kent Commission
c) The Fowler Commission
d) The Massey–Lévesque Commission

Question 8:


a) economic activity described in companies’ annual reports
b) governments’ economic interventions
c) economic activity not accounted for in business transactions
d) economic activity by crown corporations

Question 9:


a) tax credits for Canadian film and television producers
b) tax credits for foreign film and television producers on location in Canada
c) majority ownership of Canadian movie theatres, book retailers, and video stores
d) majority ownership of Canadian newspapers, magazines, and broadcasting stations

Question 10:


a) newspaper publishing
b) radio broadcasting
c) television broadcasting
d) cinema

Question 11:


a) industrial development
b) cultural development
c) national identity formation
d) All of the above

Question 12:


a) monopoly
b) oligopoly
c) horizontal integration
d) vertical integration

Question 13:


a) profit
b) entertainment
c) educational purposes
d) public consumption

Question 14:


a) lots of people pay attention
b) it is matched with some form of paid service
c) it is provided by citizen journalists
d) it comes from publicly owned media

Question 15:


a) a growing number of government web sites
b) a trend toward online voting in elections
c) a greater balance between right-wing and left-wing voices in the media
d) citizens’ engagement with media

Question 16:


a) the failure to accommodate infant industries
b) the lack of recognition of the longevity of cultural products
c) failing to see individuals as citizens rather than as consumers
d) All of the above

Question 17:


a) Briarpatch
b) Canadian Living
c) Canadian Dimension
d) This Magazine

Question 18:


a) the rise of a global, free-market economy
b) Canada’s relatively small population
c) Canada’s large land mass
d) None of the above

Question 19:


a) A carpenter who owns her own tools and works for a building company
b) A carpenter who owns her own tools and her own business
c) A person who has their own blog
d) None of the above

Question 20:


a) documentaries
b) experimental
c) feature
d) animation

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) Flase

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

Question 37:


a) True
b) False

Question 38:


a) True
b) False