Working in Public Relations: Principles and Practices – PR QUIZ: Part Two

This is the second quiz test in this series that focuses on the key working principles and practices of Public Relations. The information provided applies to anyone working in the PR industry and its related fields – whether as: experts, or managers, executives, newbies, apprentices, or interns.

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  • Question of

    Which of the following areas of work is completely not similar to Public Relations (and is not to be confused with Public Relations)?

    • Advertising
    • Journalism
    • Sales Promotions
    • Supply-Chain
  • Question of

    Which type of Public Relations work involves building up (and managing) the relationships between the shareholders and the customers of a company?

    • Corporate PR
    • Employee PR
    • Financial PR
    • Product PR
  • Question of

    Which of the following marketing-communications subsets specialises in creating free media coverage and publicity for clients?

    • Advertising
    • Public Relations
    • Sales Promotions
    • Selling
  • Question of

    Which one of the following publicity tools is not devised by a PR officer and is not part of Public Relations?

    • Advertisements
    • Blogs
    • News Releases
    • Newsletters
  • Question of

    In public relations. which technique can be defined as: “a quasi-accurate distortion of the truth”?

    • Branding
    • Denying
    • Faking news
    • Spinning
  • Question of

    Which of the following is not one of the eight Basic Publics of Public Relations; as applicable to all organisations and businesses?

    • Community
    • Employees
    • Government
    • Potential Employees
  • Question of

    Which one of the following job-related skills is not essential for a Public Relations manager to have?

    • Communication skills
    • Counselling skills
    • Negotiation skills
    • Publishing skills
  • Question of

    Which area of work in Public Relations; uses the Image Repair Theory (IRT); as a group of strategies?

    • Branding
    • Crisis Management
    • Organising Exhibitions
    • Segmentation
  • Question of

    In a public relations agency which one of the following jobs is not central to carrying out public relations duties?

    • Account Supervisor
    • Account Executive
    • ICT Co-ordinator
    • Media Relations Manager
  • Question of

    Which one of the following job duties is not that of a Public Relations manager?

    • Relationship Management
    • Reputation Management
    • Sales Management
    • Sponsorship Management


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Written by Daniel Obiago


    • Never mind your low score, Snezana. Its the learning that counts. Hope you played the quiz again and got it all 100% right. Reinforcing the learning is a great way to learn new things. Cheers!