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Question 1.
To keep readers' interest, you should use both long and short sentences.


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Question 2.
Long paragraphs are easier to read than short ones.


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Question 3.
Clarity is essential to getting your message across accurately and efficiently.


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Question 4.
If you overqualify your sentences, your message will appear unsure.


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Question 5.
When you use the same grammatical pattern for two or more ideas, you show that they are comparable thoughts.


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Question 6.
Stringing multiple nouns together is good for sentence-building.


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Question 7.
Showing enthusiasm for ideas is good, but be careful not to go so far that you sound unprofessional.


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Question 8.
You should make your documents tighter by removing unnecessary words.


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Question 9.
Spell checkers, grammar checkers, and computerized thesauruses can take the place of good writing and editing skills.


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Question 10.
For effective document design, use design elements with consistency and balance.


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Question 11.
A type size of 12 to 14 points is mostly used in business communication.


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Question 12.
Special font effects such as blinking, shimmering, and sparkling text are out of place in most business documents.


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Question 13.
Typographical errors in a document can affect the credibility of the writer.


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Question 14.
You don't have to check for missing material when proofreading your document.


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Question 15.
Distribution technologies continue to change and advance, bringing new ways to take messages to audiences.


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Question 16.
The main tasks of revision are the following.


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Question 17.
What is the range of scores for most business documents according to the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level Score?


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Question 18.
Which of the following will hamper the clarity of your writing?


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Question 19.
Which of the following will enhance the clarity of your writing?


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Question 20.
Which of the following is NOT an example of redundant word combination?


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Question 21.
Which of the following can help make your message more concise?


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Question 22.
Which of the following software tools does not need any human monitoring to make sure that everything in your document is all right?


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Question 23.
Which of the following elements can influence your readers negatively even before they start reading your document?


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Question 24.
How does Figure 6.6 violate the rule of document consistency?


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Question 25.
Which of the following will make a document hard to read?


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Question 26.
Which of the following does NOT make headings easier to read?


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Question 27.
Which kind of type darkens the look of a message?


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Question 28.
Which of the following elements will NOT interfere with reading?


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Question 29.
How much accuracy is acceptable in business writing?


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Question 30.
Which of the following issues might be a possible concern when you distribute your message by e-mail?


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Question 31.




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To create paragraphs in your essay response, type <p> at the beginning of the paragraph, and </p> at the end.

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Question 32.




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To create paragraphs in your essay response, type <p> at the beginning of the paragraph, and </p> at the end.

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Question 33.




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To create paragraphs in your essay response, type <p> at the beginning of the paragraph, and </p> at the end.

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To create paragraphs in your essay response, type <p> at the beginning of the paragraph, and </p> at the end.

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To create paragraphs in your essay response, type <p> at the beginning of the paragraph, and </p> at the end.

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