Formatting Reports Questions! Ultimate Trivia Quiz

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Formatting Reports Questions! Ultimate Trivia Quiz

How much do you know about formatting a report? Formatting reports requires that you be mindful of what line spacing should be keyed for the body of the report, what is the top margin, what is the default bottom margin, and what is the topic of the entire piece. This quiz will teach you about the appropriate way to format a report.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What line spacing should be keyed for the body of the report?
    • A. 

      Double

    • B. 

      Single

    • C. 

      Quadruple

    • D. 

      Triple

  • 2. 
    What is the top margin for an report?
    • A. 

      1 inch

    • B. 

      1.5 inch

    • C. 

      2.5 inch

    • D. 

      2 inch

  • 3. 
    What is the default bottom margin in a report?
    • A. 

      1"

    • B. 

      1.5"

    • C. 

      .5"

    • D. 

      2"

  • 4. 
    The paragraphs in a report are called the...
    • A. 

      Title

    • B. 

      Heading

    • C. 

      Body

    • D. 

      Side heading

  • 5. 
    The title of a report is usually
    • A. 

      Aligned right in all caps.

    • B. 

      Centered in all caps.

    • C. 

      Aligned left in all caps.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 6. 
    What is the topic of the entire report?
    • A. 

      Body

    • B. 

      Heading

    • C. 

      Title

    • D. 

      Side heading

  • 7. 
    What should the spacing be after a title in a report.
    • A. 

      Double

    • B. 

      Single

    • C. 

      Triple

    • D. 

      Quadruple

  • 8. 
    How many spaces should you indent  the first lines of a paragraph when writing a report?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      3

  • 9. 
    What is the default font style used in reports?
    • A. 

      Arial

    • B. 

      Times new roman

    • C. 

      Script

    • D. 

      Doesn't matter

  • 10. 
    When your name, date, and title of report is listed at the top of the paper it is called a
    • A. 

      Footer

    • B. 

      Header

    • C. 

      Title line

    • D. 

      Heading

  • 11. 
    Which font size is the default font size for a report?
    • A. 

      14

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      12

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    When should you indent?
    • A. 

      At the start of a new sentence

    • B. 

      Long quotes

    • C. 

      At the start of a new paragraph

    • D. 

      A nad C

  • 13. 
    The title of your paper should be?
    • A. 

      Not underlined, in bold print, or in quotes

    • B. 

      Right below your proper heading

    • C. 

      Centered in the middle of the page

    • D. 

      Aligned left or aligned right

  • 14. 
    Plagiarism is
    • A. 

      Quoting a source and giving proper credit

    • B. 

      Writing another person's ideas in your own words

    • C. 

      Using a source without giving credit to the author

    • D. 

      Leaving a source off the citiation page

  • 15. 
    What makes a source of information a good?
    • A. 

      It is up-to-date

    • B. 

      It relates to the topic

    • C. 

      It is accurate

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 16. 
    Using headers are better than using footers on reports.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

    • C. 

      It is the perference of the person writing the report

  • 17. 
    When using information found on an Internet website, you should
    • A. 

      Have the author give you permission to use his/her work.

    • B. 

      Pay to use the information.

    • C. 

      Use the text word-for-word and say that you wrote it.

    • D. 

      Cite your source and give credit to the author.

  • 18. 
    Plagiarism is stealing someone else's ideas, music, and words.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

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