RGPV First Year Engineering (Set B) (Semester 2)
Communication Skills
May 2013
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(1) Assume appropriate data and state your reasons
(2) Marks are given to the right of every question
(3) Draw neat diagrams wherever necessary

Answer any one question from Q1. & Q2
1 What is the process of communication? Discuss the application of non-verbal communication in an organization.
14 M

2 (a) Transcribe the following words phonetically :
i) Car
ii) Thing
iii) Total
iv) I
4 M
2 (b) Discuss the merits and limitations of written communication.
10 M

Answer any one question from Q3 & Q4
3 (a) Define any two :
i) Time ii) Electrolysis iii) E-mail
4 M
3 (b) Write the technical description of Lathe machine.
10 M

Do as direct :
4 (a) (i) I have _______ black and white dog. (insert article if necessary)
1 M
4 (a) (ii) Monica loves junk food. (change into passive voice)
1 M
4 (a) (iii) I painted this picture ___________ oil. ( insert the right preposition)
1 M
4 (a) (iv) He says I am busy (Change the narration)
1 M
4 (b) Write a paragraph of about 250 words on any one of the following :
i) Use of internet
ii) Corruption-a necessary evil
iii) Industrial pollution
10 M

Answer any one question from Q5 & Q6
5 (a) Write the difference between quotation and tender
4 M
5 (b) Discuss the essentials of a good business letter.
10 M

6 What is a Resume? How the contents and arrangement of a Resume are strategically planned. Show it with an example.
14 M

Answer any one question from Q7 & Q8
7 (a) What is Noting and drafting?
4 M
7 (b) As the secretary of the college union, prepare a speech welcoming the chief guest on the ?College day function?
10 M

8 (a) Write a slogan on any one of the following :
i) Save water
ii) Drive safely
4 M
8 (b) As an observer from the Central Government, write a report on the devastation caused by the recent super-cyclone in Orissa and post-cyclone relief operations.
10 M

Answer any one question from Q9 & Q10
9 As the superintendent, write a trouble report to the head of your institute on the accident that occurred in your workshop.
14 M

10 What are the constituents of a technical report?
14 M

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