Ch.16 Quiz

Instructions
Read the questions carefully.

This assessment is worth 100 points.

  1. Our techniques of business communication are not accepted in some cultures.   (10 points)

      
      

  2. As people are much the same all over the world, our communication techniques work with those from different cultures as well as with our people.   (10 points)

      
      

  3. Standard dictionaries are of little help in defining two-word verbs.   (10 points)

      
      

  4. The language most widely used in international business is French.   (10 points)

      
      

  5. As they are plain, simple, everyday expressions, wordings like "on the beam," "flat footed," "in orbit," and "below the belt" are effective in communicating with foreigners.   (10 points)

      
      

  6. Why should one be concerned with communicating effectively across cultures?   (10 points)

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  7. If the people of all cultures have common views regarding one of the following four relationships, mark it. If their views differ on all four, mark e.   (10 points)

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  8. If one of these wordings does not help explain the lack of language equivalency, mark it. If all explain, mark e.   (10 points)

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  9. If one of the following statements about two-word verbs is not correct, mark it. If all are correct, Mark e.   (10 points)

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  10. Mark the sentence below that contains words most likely to be understood by a nonnative English speaker.   (10 points)

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