Carlos Has an Appointment with Higuain in a Half Hour
Carlos has an appointment with Higuain in a half hour at his office.However, Carlos decides to take care of some personal errands on his way to the office and informs Higuain.Carlos does not make it on time for the appointment.Higuain most likely concludes that Carlos is from a ________.
In ________ cultures, people tolerate many things occurring simultaneously and change plans frequently.
Which of the following is a characteristic of a person from a polychronic culture?
A)focuses only on one thing at a time
B)changes plans frequently
C)adheres to time commitments
D)is accustomed to short-term relationships
Which of the following is the most accurate statement concerning the role of context in cross-cultural communication?
A)In high-context cultures, the message is implicit; in low-context cultures, the message is explicit.
B)In high-context cultures, there is a low sensory involvement; in low-context cultures, there is a high sensory involvement.
C)In high-context cultures, many tasks are handled simultaneously; in low-context cultures, only one task is handled at a time.
D)In high-context cultures, work time is flexible; in low-context cultures, work time is not flexible.