Technical Writing Rules And Procedures Quiz

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Are you passionate about writing? Are you aware of the technical writing rules and procedures one must follow? Think you can pass a quiz? Technical writing is a distinct genre where the writer or author is writing about a specific subject that requires a set of guidelines and instructions. It's a different genre than creative, academic, or business writing. Technical writing includes Instruction manuals, Policy manuals, User manuals, etc. The quiz has been designed to test your knowledge about rules & the process of writing a technical report. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the major focus of many technical writing courses?
    • A. 

      Monographies

    • B. 

      Essays

    • C. 

      Technical writings

    • D. 

      Thesis

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is an example of Technical writing?
    • A. 

      User manuals

    • B. 

      Legal disclaimers

    • C. 

      Employee handbooks

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    For many students, the technical report is the shortest document they had ever written.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    While planning a technical report, you should think of a topic and narrow it as much as possible.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    What type of report is the hardest to define?
    • A. 

      Instructions

    • B. 

      Technical-Background report

    • C. 

      Primary research report

    • D. 

      Analytical Reports

  • 6. 
    In what type of report students often write backup procedures for the job they do?
    • A. 

      Instructions

    • B. 

      Technical Specifications

    • C. 

      Primary research report

    • D. 

      Summary of the thesis

  • 7. 
    What is a business plan?
    • A. 

      A monster document with hundred pages

    • B. 

      A report that studies a problem and gives a recomendation

    • C. 

      Plan or proposal to start a business

    • D. 

      A proposal to write a new book to sell and make money

  • 8. 
    The first step, engrossed in writing instructions, regarded as:
    • A. 

      Organization of steps

    • B. 

      Clarifying the audience

    • C. 

      Reviewing instruction criteria

    • D. 

      Detailed analysis

  • 9. 
    The shortest document among technical written documents, known as
    • A. 

      Report

    • B. 

      Website

    • C. 

      Summary

    • D. 

      Paragraph

  • 10. 
    Acting politely, giving remarks about colleagues work, reasoning about e-mails, called the law of;
    • A. 

      Courtesy

    • B. 

      Confidentiality

    • C. 

      Quality

    • D. 

      Justification

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