Business Communication C1 Level Test Part- VI

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 152

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Business Communication Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Managers who regularly review resumes and make decisions on who will be invited for an interview generally prefer:
    • A. 

      A chronological resume.

    • B. 

      A combination resume.

    • C. 

      A functional resume.

    • D. 

      A “one size fits all” resume.

  • 2. 
    An applicant tracking computer system in the human resources department:
    • A. 

      Accepts only online resumes.

    • B. 

      Does not allow for updating resume information.

    • C. 

      Is required by law in government offices.

    • D. 

      Scans a resume and places it in an electronic folder.

  • 3. 
    For each job you have held, the most important information to list in a resume is your:
    • A. 

      Employer

    • B. 

      Job accomplishments

    • C. 

      Job responsibilities

    • D. 

      Job title

  • 4. 
    For new college graduates with limited experience, the preferred number of pages for a resume is:
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      Any number

  • 5. 
    The first step in your job campaign is to:
    • A. 

      Ask friends and acquaintances about available job openings.

    • B. 

      Develop a resume that will generate an interview.

    • C. 

      Inventory your qualifications, strengths, and interests to know yourself well.

    • D. 

      Send letters of inquiry to prospective employers to locate job opportunities.

  • 6. 
    The combination resume would be best for which of the following individuals?
    • A. 

      An individual who has been out of the job market for several years

    • B. 

      An individual who has held several jobs and needs to make his or her resume more concise

    • C. 

      An individual who has just graduated and has limited experience other than internships and/or part-time work while in school

    • D. 

      An individual who has little employment experience

  • 7. 
    Examples of action verbs that might be appropriate for a resume are​​:
    • A. 

      Designed, wrote, and validated.

    • B. 

      Has been, will be, and should be.

    • C. 

      Strategic, composed, and directed.

    • D. 

      Undue, rule, and market.

  • 8. 
    The primary purpose of networking contacts is to:
    • A. 

      Ask for their help in finding a job.

    • B. 

      Ask them to serve as a reference for your resume.

    • C. 

      Leave a resume with them.

    • D. 

      Seek their guidance and advice.

  • 9. 
    The best arrangements for a resume for a college graduate who has extensive experience is:
    • A. 

      Opening; experience; education; activities, honors, or special skills.

    • B. 

      Opening; education; experience; activities, honors, or special skills.

    • C. 

      Opening; experience; activities, honors, or special skills; education.

    • D. 

      Opening; activities, honors, or special skills; education; experience.

  • 10. 
    The resume opening should include a:
    • A. 

      Heading, job or career objective, and a summary of your qualifications.

    • B. 

      Section with information for contacting your references.

    • C. 

      Summary of education.

    • D. 

      List of special skills, honors, and activities.

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