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Media Literacy

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1. What are the two types of process effects?






2. What are the 3 developmental maturities?






3. what force competes against the ethnic of localism?






4. What are the two types of thinking?






5. If you cry during a film & you are experiencing what type of effect?






6. What is localism?






7. What does MMORPG stand for?






8. Example: Jacob played a video game of crime life. He then joined a gang and pulled a knife on a police officer. What is this an example of?






9. In tv & gays are what?






10. Describe baseline effects.






11. What are the four cognitive abilities?






12. In what way (s) does advertising make us too materialistic?






13. What is the most prevalent media effect?






14. The number of ads for _______________ increases each year






15. interactive media games are In what stage of development?






16. _______________ frequently occur when you are in a state of automaticity.






17. When did megamergers become popular?






18. What are the four genres in the formula?






19. what three forces shape the development of interactive media?






20. What is the natural ability to distinguish the singal and the noise in any message?






21. on television & three-quarters of all characters are between the ages of 20 and 50. which age group is the most imbalanced in terms of representation on television?






22. When did the innovation stage for interactive media games begin?






23. What is fluctuation effect?






24. What is WOW?






25. What are the two timing factors?






26. What are the two types of factors in fluctuation?






27. What percent of a typical newspaper is advertising?






28. What was significant about the Communications Act 1934?






29. interactive media games are In what stage of development?






30. Long-term effects are ________ to notice than immediate effects.






31. What are the two main components in the demographics pattern?






32. When creating a new tv series & producers must work around various constraints. What are some constraints?






33. When a digital game has been designed well & it delivers an experience to players through what?






34. According to the _______________ is the most challenging medium for telling stories






35. The video industry has 'a good deal of vertical integration'. What does this mean?






36. What do megamergers result in?






37. What is the most prevalent media effect?






38. What is the natural ability to distinguish the singal and the noise in any message?






39. if you ever watch a newscast and come away with helpful information & you are experiencing what type of effect?






40. What are the three elements to a general story formula?






41. What was the first form of media games?






42. What do megamergers result in?






43. Describe fluctuation effects.






44. What was the biggest deal between any two media companies?






45. When a media company buys a combination of other media or non media businesses & This is what type of concentration?






46. What happens in the media deregulation?






47. What ethnicity is overrepresented on tv?






48. What is the way people group and classify things?






49. Over time & the government has been _______________ with regard to who controls the media






50. What occupation is more represented on tv?