Nic practice test from the NIC book

February 12, 2018 Off By admin
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1. is found in ASL but not in English object-verbs agreement
2. a culture perspective, the Deaf community is most appropriated thought of an a linguistic minority group
3. the LEAST likely for a Deaf person would work as an interpreter is in a mainstream classroom
4. interpreters adjustment are either linguistic or cultural
5. mainstream became widespread in the U.S passage of public law 94-142
6. which of the following statements regarding Deaf culture and Deaf community is not true? hearing interpreters who are not CODAs can become members of the Deaf culture by the process of acculturation
7. when people adjust their language and the way they talk based on whom they are speaking to, they are shifting? register
8. one protection available to interpreters from malpractice suits resulting from misinterpretations that cause ham is liability insurance
9. if an interpreter accepts an assignment in another state and a different region, it is NOT appropriate to use only the accepted region signs from the interpreter's area
10. the process of transmitting information from a form of English-like signing to spoken English is know as transliteration
11. the theory of interpretation as cultural and linguistic mediation includes all of the following EXCEPT providing Deaf people with adequate language models
12. what organization has as its main objective the providing of information about hearing loss, communication, assistive listening devices, and communication strategies for oral Deaf person SHHH
13. which is NOT a dynamic of hearing/ Deaf cross-cultural interactions acoustically-oriented/silence-oriented
14. most spoken languages interpreters find it easier to interpret from their B language into their A language
15. which terms refers to philosophies underlying the education of Deaf and hard-of- hearing students that support communication in any way possible total communication
16. the primary reason hearing people have difficulty becoming fluent in ASL is that it is difficult to gain sufficient exposure to Deaf people using ASL
17. reasons for an African-American Deaf person using southern black signs he or she attended a mainstreamed school with African-American instructors
18. what is the most valued in a low-context culture individuality
19. Historically, Deaf culture has been passed from one generation to another primarily at residential schools
20. what is considered a universal form of communication Mime
21. what is the best cue that a Deaf audience has failed to comprehend a voice-to-sign interpretation confused coping of a sign
22. public law 94-142 mandates that, to the extent possible,Deaf children should be educated in the least restrictive environment
23. what has been shown to correlate most highly with the rate of occurrence of interpretation miscues process time
24. Deaf audience leave a lecture understanding all of the facts given by the lecturer. their impression of the lecturer is that she was ill-prepared & distant when in fact she was highly prepared and genuinely warm. the interpreter erred in conveying was affect
25. a major reason Deaf people value residential school is that residential schools are where social identity and language competence are developed
26. an interpreter is in a hospital to interpret for a child with consistent with child abuse the interpreter should contact the appropriate authorities
27. simultaneous interpretation or transliteration is most appropriate when the interpreter and consumers are familiar with the subject
28. systems for manually representing English were developed primarily to teach English to Deaf children
29. one of the key differences between interpreters and translators is that the source language message is "permanently available" to translators
30. the most important way in which interpreting for people who are Deaf/blind differs from interpreting for people who are Deaf is that with Deaf/blind persons the interpreter needs to include actual visual information
31. section 504 of the Rehabilitation act of 1973 includes what provisions Qualified disabled individuals cannot be discriminated against by programs receiving federal funding
32. what kind of signing is similar to ASL gestural/visual vernacular
33. during an interpretation for a large audience, the lighting should come from more than one angle
34. when an interpreter is subpoenaed as an expert witness in court, the interpreter's area of expertise is communication issues and cross-cultural mediation
35. which organizations has the greatest interest in phone relay services Telecommunications for the Deaf, inc.
36. the use of a Deaf relay interpreter is most likely when the Deaf consumer uses a foreign sign language
37. what is true of an effective transliteration it may incorporate features of ASL that enhance intelligibility
38. when interpreting for a live television program, the interpreter should offer to provide assistance regarding interpreter placement
39. the most effective way for interpreters to present complex material is to interpret in a more consecutive mode
40. during a meeting attended by a Deaf person and several hearing persons, 2 of the hearing participants carry on a private conversation that interferes with the interpreter's ability to continue. the most appropriate action for the interpreter is to inform the 2 hearing persons that the interpreter cannot hear the speaker
41. what is an most accurate statement about interpretation interpretation involves competence in at least 2 languages
42. the primary reason that a Deaf/blind consumer would use a combination of communication methods is to avoid fatigue
43. a Deaf consumer who facilitates group discussions often finds it difficult to know when it is appropriate to interject comments. the best way for the interpreter to address this concern is to consult with the Deaf consumer to establish a plan to facilitate participation
44. the use of hand shapes to represent manner and place of articulation in order to reduce ambiguities in speech-reading is known as cued speech
45. to sociolinguists, the intimate register of discourse is characterized by reliance on information that is left implicit
46. the process of rendering a message from one written language to another written language is known as translation
47. consecutive interpretation can be successfully used only when all parties agree to use this method
48. what is the appropriate way of handle a mistake when the interpreter makes it inform both the Deaf and hearing participants that an interpreter error was made and correct the error
49. regarding noun-verb pairs in ASL what is true the noun is signed using a smaller double movement
50. when called upon to work with a Deaf person with limited language competence, the interpreter should have available an array of visual aids
51. one of the goals of conflict resolution is to increase sensitivity to similarity and common interests while minimizing differences
52. in interpreting complex concepts into ASL what is the most helpful visualization
53. the focus of the cultural/humanistic view of Deaf people is on the person rather than the deafness
54. a Latino Deaf patient is given a card with the date "9/10/98"for the next appointment but the interpreter is aware that Latin countries usually write date as "day/month/year" the most appropriate way for the interpreter to handle this situation is to sight interpret the written information
55. according to title IV (telecommunications) of the ADA, telephone companies must provide Deaf individuals with both local and long distance relay services 24 hours a day
56. the use of two language or of two varieties of the same language in a community in which one has a higher status than the other is know as diglossia
57. what is always true of an effective English-to-sign interpretation it adapts to audience preference
58. an interpreter will be best prepared for interpreting a lecture by learning something about the goal of the speaker
59. since Deaf people tend to share knowledge and experiences that may be unfamiliar to a hearing audience, the interpreter working from ASL to English should present a meaningful interpretation of culture-specific material
60. sign language transliterators generally give LEAST consideration regional dialects
61. approximately what percentage of Deaf and hard-of-hearing children have hearing parents 85-95%
62. the scheduler at an interpreter referral agency needs to book interpreters for 3 events a fundraiser for gay men's heath, a conference on male dysfunction and synod of catholic bishops what interpreter attributes does NOT need to be considered age
63. an English word that approximates the most common meaning of an ASL sign is known as a gloss
64. what is LEAST indicative of register speaker's accent
65. while working, the interpreter is asked by 1 of the hearing participants how long it took to become an interpreter. without responding, the interpreter directs the question to the Deaf person. the interpreter is functioning under the conduit model
66. what facts about a Deaf person would provide you with the LEAST information about how he or she is likely to sign the hearing status of his or her children
67. when a message is rendered from English to ASL, the most accurate description of the communication process is voice-to-sign interpreting
68. regarding total communication there is one that is not right it is a method of oralism used to teach language
69. what linguistic features is found in English but not in ASL gender distinctions in the pronoun system
70. according to RID, a certified interpreter can lose certification foe all of the following reason EXCEPT failing to join an affiliate chapter
71. the insurance company formed by the Deaf community in 1901 is the national fraternal society of the Deaf
72. all of the following are methods commonly used for communication with Deaf/blind people EXCEPT cued speech
73. at an (IEP) meeting, a Deaf student becomes upset with proposed goals and objectives that the team is suggesting for her. the Deaf student directs her anger at the interpreter. the psychological term for the student's behavior is transference
74. what non-profit organization works specifically with African-American Deaf persons to advocate their rights (BDA) black Deaf American
75. "Qualified interpreter means an interpreter who is able to interpret effectively, accurately, and impartially, both receptively and expressively, using any necessary specialized vocabulary." this statement is contained in the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) (regulations)