Can Your Business Communication Textbook Pass This Simple Technology Test?

An Interactive Test with Automatic Scoring

Technology is affecting almost every aspect of business communication today. Is your business communication textbook keeping up to date? Find out now by taking the test below.

Directions: In the third column, indicate whether the term is covered in your current textbook by selecting “yes” or “no” and clicking within the circle. If in doubt, you may wish to consult your text’s index to confirm your answer. This test will be automatically scored and the results will be shown once you indicate a response to every term.

Technology Bovee-Thill Text Your Textbook
  1. backchannel
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. community Q&A website
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. crowdsourcing
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. data visualization
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. electronic résumé production
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. email hygiene
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. geographic information systems
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. information architecture
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. interview simulators
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. knowledge management systems
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. location-based social networking
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. media curation
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. multimedia résumés
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. online brainstorming systems
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. online research techniques
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. online survey tools
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. screencasts
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. social bookmarking
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. social mapping
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. social media résumés
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. tagging
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. user-generated content websites
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. video résumés
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. virtual meeting spaces
Yes    No Yes    No
  1. web content management systems
Yes    No Yes    No
Totals:  25  0
  You must answer every question in order for automatic scoring to occur.