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Life Skills Vocab

Subject : soft-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. A place that is comfortable - quiet - has everything that you need - and you are sitting up.

2. The strength to stand up for what you know is right

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

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

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

6. 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

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

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

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

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

11. Voice that makes an impression

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

20. Subtly skillful handling of a situation - using tact

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

22. Put a stop to negative or _________ thoughts that can work against you.

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

24. Result of your choice

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

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

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

28. Procrastination - perfectionism - lack of a game plan

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

30. The compulsion to do things perfectly

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

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

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

34. An important indicator of maturity

35. Putting off until tomorrow what you can do today

36. Admired or wanted as a friend

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

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

39. Being an active - helpful membership in a community

40. DOing things that are helpful or healthy

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

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

43. The ability to be truthful and fair

44. An interest in other people

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

46. 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

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

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

49. 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?

50. A combination of understanding - empathy - and acceptance