Functions of Communication (Situational) Quiz

Functions of Communication (Situational) Quiz. This test requires analysis and application of the various functions of communication. Clues in each situation are italicized while answers are also highlighted.

  1. After committing excessive tardiness equivalent to three-hours in the previous month, the Academic consultant receives an NTE (notice to explain) email from the Human Resources Department.
    • Social Interaction
    • Aesthetic Function
    • Persuasive Function
    • Therapeutic Function
    • Regulation/Control
  2. With PHP 5,000, one can already open a stock brokerage account. Kenneth, a very financially literate young professional wants to diversify his investments through participating in the stock market. However, he has no idea how to start with so he seeks help from his friend who tells him to fill out a certain form and advises that he better discuss things with the customer service representative of the brokerage over the phone.
    • Instructive Function
    • Motivation Function
    • Aesthetic Function
    • Therapeutic Function
    • Regulation/Control
  3. Allen has been working in Insular Life Company for three years. With the introduction of variable universal insurance, the company has come up with its modified financial investment product. With this, Allen aims to maintain his performance, and so he encourages his family members and friends to avail the said investment product.
    • Informative Function
    • Persuasive Function
    • Aesthetic Function
    • Regulation/Control
    • Social Interaction
  4. A month after its IPO, MP Investments Co. has remained to be a promising participant in the stock market; thus, leading the stock price to rally from 10/sh to 24/sh. The company CEO, in a speech, acknowledges the hard work and dedication of all the people behind the company’s success.
    • Aesthetic Function
    • Therapeutic Function
    • Motivation Function
    • Instructive Function
    • Social Interaction
  5. For most stock investors and traders, August is a ghost month, when almost all stock prices drip and losses are faced. Bo Sanchez, a leading financial consultant conducts a conference with stock investors and traders and introduces a strategy on how to manage stock fluctuations effectively.

    • Informative Function
    • Aesthetic Function
    • Therapeutic Function
    • Regulation/Control
    • Social Interaction