Sport and Physical Culture

Sociology

Quiz 11 :

Sport, Media, and Ideology

Quiz 11 :

Sport, Media, and Ideology

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CTV arrived on the scene in what year?
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B

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In what year did Canadians' use of the internet for news, information, and entertainment surpass that of television, marking a shift in how we consume popular culture?
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C

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The era of televised hockey began in Canada in what year?
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B

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The sports-media complex share not only economic interests but also _____ interests.
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Beginning in the 1960s, the imperatives of television dictated substantial changes to televised sport, including all of the following EXCEPT:
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You are discussing with your mom the notion presented by Bruce Kidd that the partnership between CBC and the NHL distorted the development of Canadian sport. On which of the following points will you base your argument?
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In the 2010 Vancouver Olympics, how many Canadians watched the gold-medal men's hockey match against the US?
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Broadcasters such as Rogers battle to win the rights to televise dramatic, popular, live sport content in order to secure subscribers and:
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Which of the following developments did NOT signal a power shift in Canadian broadcasting in the 1980s and 1990s towards the subordination of public interest and to private, commercial interests?
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Which broadcaster holds the record for both largest media rights deal in NHL history and Canada's largest sports media rights agreement?
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Which of the following is best defined as the institution that produces and distributes information, interpretation, and entertainment to mass audiences?
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We refer to a market dominated by a small number of firms as a/an:
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Regarding the television coverage of the 1972 Summit Series in hockey between Team Canada and the Soviet Union, what was interesting about it was:
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Nolan notes that CTV might have never emerged as a network were it not for
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A key reason stated in the text for the economic importance of live broadcasting sports content is that:
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Which of the following is FALSE regarding the CBC's new arrangement to continue broadcasting Hockey Night in Canada until 2026?
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While _____ was intended to be a public instrument of nationhood, _____ was the first national private network in Canada.
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The key targeted demographic within the 'audience commodity' for sports like golf was overwhelmingly all of the following EXCEPT:
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The early days of Canadian television and the televised sports-media complex represented an era when the ideological values of public service broadcasting were relatively dominant in Canadian society. Which of the following is one of these ideological values?
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In 1984, the CRTC licensed Canada's first 24-hour cable sports specialty channel. This channel was _____ and it was owned by ______.
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