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Mass Communication & Journalism Objective Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams | Mass Communication & Journalism MCQs Set 6

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Questions
1 Identify the sequence of the following research studies.
1 Communication and perception, War propaganda, experiments in mass communication, voter studies
2 War propaganda, experiments in mass communication, voter studies, communication and perception
3 Voter studies, War propaganda, experiments in mass communication, communication and perception
4 Experiments in mass communication, communication and perception, voter studies, War propaganda

Answer: Voter studies, War propaganda, experiments in mass communication, communication and perception
2 The first Indian language newspaper was :
1 Bangadoota
2 Samachar
3 Digdarshan
4 Mirat - ul - Akhbar

Answer: Digdarshan
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3 In wheel type of communication, _________ is dominant.
1 One person
2 One group
3 One chain
4 One nation

Answer: One person
4 The concept of mindful journalism has drawn inspiration from :
1 Hinduism
2 Daoism
3 Christianity
4 Buddhism

Answer: Buddhism
5 According to Haebermas, modern mass media are influenced by :
1 A high degree of ethical conduct
2 New cultural trends
3 Massive public participation
4 Empty political spectacle

Answer: Empty political spectacle
6 Jean Baudrillard has described mass media as a :
1 Social powerhouse
2 Prosperous middle man
3 Political institution
4 Speech without response

Answer: Speech without response
7 When an operating model of communication represents some aspect of reality , it represents :
1 Stimulation
2 Stagnation
3 Simulation
4 Stratification

Answer: Simulation
8 In symbolic interaction, artificial signs that produce highly predictable responses are known as :
1 Signals
2 Signs
3 Symbols
4 Variants

Answer: Signals
9 Initial stage of interpersonal communication is called :
1 The phatic stage
2 The intimate stage
3 The personal stage
4 The public stage

Answer: The phatic stage
10 ‘Mental images’ that enable people to classify objects and to structure responses are known as :
1 Stereotypes
2 Verbal commands
3 Non verbal cues
4 Typifications

Answer: Typifications
11 In cultivation analysis, when viewers identify the television contents with their daily events, this phenomenon is known as :
1 Redundancy
2 Cultural cues
3 Proxy
4 Resonance

Answer:Resonance
12 The post-modernist media studies hinge on :
1 Collectivism
2 Religious leadership
3 Inspirational illusions
4 Aesthetic politics

Answer: Aesthetic politics
13 Media audiences respond selectively to the media due to their own interpretation of ________ of their daily life.
1 Social discourses
2 Creative production
3 Unwanted innovations
4 Unclear conformities

Answer: Social discourses
14 Critical theories of mass communication are ________ in character.
1 Political
2 Insignificant
3 Symbolic
4 Iconic

Answer: Political
15 The Vernacular Press Act 1878 was also called as :
1 Lytton’s Act
2 Gagging Act
3 Full control law
4 Coercive control law

Answer: Gagging Act

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