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Foundations of Sociology: Chapter 19

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) Jean Baudrillard
b) Herbert Marshall McLuhan
c) Noam Chomsky
d) Neil Postman

Question 2:


a) The medium as the message
b) Junk food news
c) Simulacrum
d) Embedded journalism

Question 3:


a) Hyperreality
b) The global village
c) The demotic turn
d) The digital divide

Question 4:


a) Embedded media
b) Junk food media
c) Cool media
d) Hot media

Question 5:


a) Media concentration
b) Vested interests
c) Flak
d) Control over ideology

Question 6:


a) The propaganda model
b) Embedded journalism
c) Media spectacles
d) The Tower of Babel

Question 7:


a) A censored journalist
b) An information broker
c) A propagandist
d) An embedded journalist

Question 8:


a) False information
b) Misinformation
c) Disinformation
d) Propaganda

Question 9:


a) Crazed news
b) Brand name news
c) Showbiz news
d) Political news

Question 10:


a) Totalizing narratives
b) Hyperreality
c) Peep culture
d) Oversharing

Question 11:


a) Media spectacles
b) Détournements
c) Technological fetishism
d) Media democracy

Question 12:


a) The global village
b) The Internet
c) The public sphere
d) The social media sphere

Question 13:


a) Al Jazeera
b) Windspeaker
c) The Huffington Post
d) The Onion

Question 14:


a) Television
b) Camera phones
c) YouTube
d) Both B and C

Question 15:


a) The demotic turn
b) Media democracy
c) Oversharing
d) Junk food news

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