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Life Skills Vocab

Subject : soft-skills
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. Put a stop to negative or _________ thoughts that can work against you.






2. To make a list of tasks that need to be done in the order of most to least important - - if you can - do the difficult things first






3. Show us how to behave and what to aim at






4. You need to learn and practice how to speak about your ideas and plans in front of people - organize and express your thoughts - think about why would they care for your words - i.e what's in it for them?






5. To see your self working where you want to - competently handling clients - and feeling at ease and happy with your situation






6. Something you give up in order to get something more important






7. Things that you want to accomplish in one year or less






8. Admired or wanted as a friend






9. Identify the decision of problem - consider the alternatives - choose the best alternatives - act on the decision - evaluate the decision






10. Things like active listening - that help you share feelings - thoughts - and information with others






11. The ability to be truthful and fair






12. Getting the best out of oneself - knowing the difference between 'want' and 'need' and knowing the importance of time






13. Not doing anything harmful - unsafe - or against the law






14. Outlining what you have to say or do before you get to it






15. A statement that sets forth the values that an individual or institution lives by and that establishes future goals.






16. Something you choose or make up your mind about after thinking over all possible choices






17. Putting off until tomorrow what you can do today






18. Getting others to do things for you by appealing to their emotions of empathy...






19. Voice that makes an impression






20. Subtly skillful handling of a situation - using tact






21. Reading through a book or document quickly - picking out main ideas and key points






22. Listening and responding with full attention to whats being said






23. To be alert to what one is doing at a particular moment






24. The best way to approach a complicated - long-term team project






25. Build on your strengths - practice doing whatever it is that helps you maintain a positive...






26. Result of your choice






27. Using computers to communicate - create - and other essential things of modern professionbal life






28. Reading only the parts of a written work that outline or summarize its content






29. Do not be self critical - motivate yourself - change your vocabulary - remember you are not alone.






30. Expressing your ideas - reflection on you - with proper grammar and choice of words






31. Procrastination - perfectionism - lack of a game plan






32. The compulsion to do things perfectly






33. Based on inner strength and begins with trusting your ability to reach your goals






34. DOing things that are helpful or healthy






35. The conscious act of planning your life rather than just letting things happen






36. Things that you want to accomplish in over one year






37. The identifiction of long- and short-term goals.






38. Being an active - helpful membership in a community






39. A combination of understanding - empathy - and acceptance






40. The ability to be dependable - to make wise decisions - and to accept the result of your actions and decisions






41. Do not depend on other people's definition of success - you must define your own






42. An important indicator of maturity






43. Speak with confidence - stand tall - use good grammar. Success is a skill.






44. Principles of good character - proper conduct - and moral judgement - expressed through personality - human relations - and professional image.






45. An interest in other people






46. Not succumbing to influence from friends to do or not to do something






47. Take small bites of the information - hilight or underline key words and phrases - quiz yourself on small sections to ensure understanding






48. You need to know the basics: addition - subtraction. You should also know fractions - decimals - and percentages - also need to know how chemical and physical reactions occur in many situations






49. Part of the Golden Rule - treat others as you want to be treated






50. A time when you feel most energetic and motivated.