Online Newspaper Quiz #1

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  • 1. 
    What is the website for King/Drew online newspaper?
    • A. 

      Kingdrew-lausd-ca.schoolloop.com

    • B. 

      Goldengazette.com

    • C. 

      Facebook.com/goldengazette

    • D. 

      Kingdrewnewspaper.com

  • 2. 
    All of the folowing are examples of an appropriate news article EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Sports

    • B. 

      Around the Quad

    • C. 

      Entertainment

    • D. 

      Mean Teachers

  • 3. 
    Who must you consult with after selecting an article category?
    • A. 

      Mr. Jonhstone

    • B. 

      Editor-In-Chief

    • C. 

      A fellow classmate

    • D. 

      Nobody

  • 4. 
    Who may NOT be an interviewee?
    • A. 

      Other journalists

    • B. 

      Dr. Woods

    • C. 

      Random Students

    • D. 

      Mr. Johnstone

  • 5. 
    Finish the sentence: "When writing an article, take photos and/or videos that ________________
    • A. 

      ...have been approved by another student."

    • B. 

      ...contain people who helped write the article."

    • C. 

      ...provide the best representation of the topic of your article."

    • D. 

      ...have nothing to do with the topic."

  • 6. 
    What is the first step in entering information on an article?
    • A. 

      Writer's Name

    • B. 

      Writer's Job Title

    • C. 

      Title

    • D. 

      Story Content

  • 7. 
    When uploading an image, enter a Title for an image with _____
    • A. 

      No spaces.

    • B. 

      All CAPS.

    • C. 

      All lowercase letters.

    • D. 

      Only one word.

  • 8. 
    What is the editor of an article category responsible for?
    • A. 

      Taking all the article's photos/vidoes

    • B. 

      Writing the whole article

    • C. 

      All of the above

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    Editors should keep the online "My Calendar" up-to-date with __________
    • A. 

      Pictures of the school

    • B. 

      Activities related to your category

    • C. 

      Things going on in the Jounalism class

    • D. 

      Pictures of you and your friends

  • 10. 
    All article content must satisfy the _________
    • A. 

      Teacher

    • B. 

      Editor-in-Chief

    • C. 

      King/Drew Student Code of Conduct

    • D. 

      "Rule for School Publications" and "Guidelines for Writing Articles"

  • 11. 
    When must articles be published?
    • A. 

      During Lunch

    • B. 

      During Class

    • C. 

      After School

    • D. 

      Anytime during the day of the deadline

  • 12. 
    The Editor-in-Chief has oversite of _________ newspaper.
    • A. 

      Most of the

    • B. 

      None of the

    • C. 

      The entire

    • D. 

      A small amount of the

  • 13. 
    All of the following are "Purposes of Official Student Newspapers" EXCEPT
    • A. 

      To exist as an instructional device for the teaching of writing and other journalistic skills.

    • B. 

      To provide a forum for opiniions of students, school staff, and members of the community.

    • C. 

      To show off student's ability to write stories and take pictures of the school.

    • D. 

      To serve the entire school by reporting school activities.

  • 14. 
    What is not permitted in Official School Newspaper?
    • A. 

      Profanity

    • B. 

      Material that advocates the breaking of any law

    • C. 

      Opinions on any topic

    • D. 

      Both A and C

    • E. 

      Both A and B

  • 15. 
    Which of these is one of the responsibilities for student journalists?
    • A. 

      Criticize race, religion,sex, or ehnicity.

    • B. 

      Submit stories that conform to a good journalistic writing styles.

    • C. 

      Talk about their personal lives and problems.

    • D. 

      Take pictures of things that don't relate to their article topic or event.

  • 16. 
    What should you do with direct quotes?
    • A. 

      Rearrange words so the quote sounds better.

    • B. 

      Put them straight into the article.

    • C. 

      Use them as your own.

    • D. 

      Verify them with the interviewee

  • 17. 
    When do you not have to follow the checklist to upload an article?
    • A. 

      If you dont want to.

    • B. 

      If instructed otherwise.

    • C. 

      If it is taking too long.

    • D. 

      If you found a better and faster way to do it.

  • 18. 
    Conduct interviews to obtain the following EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Pictures with the interviewee

    • B. 

      Basic factual information

    • C. 

      Ideas on how to further develop a story

    • D. 

      Direct quotes

  • 19. 
    Who should your article topic benefit?
    • A. 

      The Community

    • B. 

      Parents

    • C. 

      Students

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 20. 
    What  must you do if you use a photo from outside of class?
    • A. 

      Use Copyright

    • B. 

      Use it and tell Mr. Johnstone

    • C. 

      Nothing

    • D. 

      Use it and tell the Editor-in-Chieft