Cross-Cultural Quiz

Who is the Most Face-Saving? The Most Direct?

Can you rank in order the countries that are highest face-saving/most indirect to lowest face-saving/most direct?


A) Arabic

B) Chinese

C) Eastern Europe

D) English

E) French

F) German

G) Greek

H) Italian

I) Japanese

J) Korean

K) Latin America

L) North America

M) Scandinavian

Answer key

I, B, J, A, G, K, H, D, E, L, C, M, F