5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- physical constructs
- High power distance culture
- Positivity and negativity
- Masculine culture
- a These biases influence our communication and satisfaction in long-term relationships
- b believes in the concentration of power in the hands of certain groups.
- c the process of categorizing information that has been selected for attention.
- d values traditionally masculine characteristics, such as ambition and achievement
- e emphasize people's appearance, causing us to notice objective characteristics such as person's height, age, ethnicity, or body shape, and subjective characteristics such as person's physical attractiveness.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Everyone is an expert at communication
Communication will solve any problem
Communication is inherently good
More communication is always better
- believes verbal communication should be straightforward and direct.
"say what you mean and mean what you say"
- How unusual or unexpected the stimulus is
Frequency of exposure to stimulus
Intensity of stimulus
- Be mindful of your perceptions
-Know yourself and your biases
- Focus on other people's characteristics
-Consider the context of the communication
Check your perceptions
- Separate interpretations from facts
-Generate alternative perceptions
-Engage in perception-checking
-Revise your perceptions as needed
- the tendency to attribute one's successes to internal causes and one's failures to external causes.
5 True/False Questions
over attribution → are answers to "why" questions: why did something occur?
Positivity bias → is the tendency to view information in an overly idealistic way
Selection → the ongoing process of making meaning from what we experience in our environment
Perception → the ongoing process of making meaning from what we experience in our environment
Ego centrism → reflect groups of people within your society with whom you identify.
ex. fraternity, clubs focused on hobbies....