A Short Quiz About Business Writing

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 55

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which phrase is usually used when sending out an Informative Message? 
    • A. 

      In response to your query ...

    • B. 

      Please be informed that ...

    • C. 

      Please can you confirm ...

  • 2. 
    It is generally best to use the active voice in business writing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    What is the type of message whose purpose is to motivate the reader to support an idea?
    • A. 

      Informative Message

    • B. 

      Responsive Message

    • C. 

      Persuasive Message

  • 4. 
    Which order of steps is correct in composing a clear message?
    • A. 

      Draft-Edit-Proofread

    • B. 

      Draft-Proofread-Edit

    • C. 

      Draft-Edit-Send

  • 5. 
    When writing clearly, one must always:
    • A. 

      Use words with appropriate connotations

    • B. 

      Use adjectives and adverbs abundantly

    • C. 

      Favor jargons and technical words

  • 6. 
    Monitoring your tone is not necessary when writing e-mails.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is not included in the Seven Rules of E-mail Etiquette?
    • A. 

      Create a signature for your e-mails

    • B. 

      Avoid appropriate formatting

    • C. 

      Proofread your e-mails

  • 8. 
    Grammar adds credibility to a message. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Which of the following should be considered in business writing?
    • A. 

      Identify the purpose of the message

    • B. 

      Gather your content

    • C. 

      Both

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is a main characteristic of Persuasive Message?
    • A. 

      Answer all questions

    • B. 

      Give instructions

    • C. 

      Create a desire

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