Letter And Report Assessment

22 Questions
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  • 1. 
    What information is contained in the header of a MLA report?
    • A. 

      Last name and page number

    • B. 

      Page number and last name

    • C. 

      Just page number

    • D. 

      Just page number

    • E. 

      First and last name and page number

  • 2. 
    What is the proper line spacing for a MLA report?
    • A. 

      Single

    • B. 

      Single and one half

    • C. 

      Double

    • D. 

      Double and one half

  • 3. 
    What is the correct order of items in a MLA heading?
    • A. 

      Student name, instructor, class, date

    • B. 

      Student name, instructor, date, class, assignment

    • C. 

      Student name, class, date, instructor, assignment

    • D. 

      Instructor, class, student, assignment with date

  • 4. 
    How many lines are included in a MLA heading (where the page number goes)?
    • A. 

      A heading is only one line.

    • B. 

      A heading has four lines.

    • C. 

      A heading has three lines.

    • D. 

      A heading has two lines.

    • E. 

      A heading has five lines.

  • 5. 
    Where is the MLA header/page number located?
    • A. 

      Top left corner of page

    • B. 

      Bottom left corner of page

    • C. 

      Bottom right corner of page

    • D. 

      Centered at the top of the page

    • E. 

      Top right corner of page

  • 6. 
    Which one are the correct page margins in a MLA report?
    • A. 

      Top: 1”, Bottom: 1”, Left: 0.5”, Right: 0.5”

    • B. 

      Top: 0.5”, Bottom: 0.5”, Left: 0.5”, Right: 0.5”

    • C. 

      Top: 1”, Bottom: 1”, Left: 1”, Right: 1”

    • D. 

      Top: 1”, Bottom: 1”, Left: 2”, Right: 2”

    • E. 

      Top: 0.5”, Bottom: 0.5”, Left: 1”, Right: 1”

  • 7. 
    In a MLA report you must indent the first line of each paragraph.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What is the process to insert your header/page number in your report?
    • A. 

      Insert, header

    • B. 

      Insert, footer

    • C. 

      Format, page number

    • D. 

      Insert, page number

  • 9. 
    In a report, your title should be right aligned on the page
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    In a letter, the punctuation that follows the greeting is:
    • A. 

      Comma

    • B. 

      Colon

    • C. 

      Semi-colon

  • 11. 
    In a letter, how many times do you enter between the inside address and the greeting?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 12. 
    How many times should you enter between paragraphs in a letter?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      3

  • 13. 
    In a letter, the return address represents_________________________________.
    • A. 

      The person mailing the letter

    • B. 

      The person who is receiving the letter

    • C. 

      The person who is writing the letter

  • 14. 
    The spacing after the date is_________________________________.
    • A. 

      Single

    • B. 

      Double

    • C. 

      Quadruple

  • 15. 
    When typing a block style business letter, the block style means__________________________.
    • A. 

      All parts of the letter, except the return address are typed at the left margin.

    • B. 

      All parts of the letter, except the salutation, are typed at the left margin.

    • C. 

      All parts of the letter should be typed at the left margin.

  • 16. 
    An example of a greeting is?
    • A. 

      Dear Mr. Smith

    • B. 

      How are you?

    • C. 

      Dear Bobby Smith

    • D. 

      Sincerely

    • E. 

      Dear Mr. Smith:

  • 17. 
    The margins for a business letter should be set to:
    • A. 

      1.5" on top and 1" on sides

    • B. 

      1" 1" on all sides

    • C. 

      2" on top and 1" on sides

  • 18. 
    The part of the business letter that follows the date is_________________________________.
    • A. 

      Inside address

    • B. 

      Return address

    • C. 

      Salutation

  • 19. 
    The farewell or goodbye part of the business letter is known as the:
    • A. 

      Closing

    • B. 

      Ending

    • C. 

      Salutation

  • 20. 
    The address of the person receiving the letter is called the:
    • A. 

      Mailing address

    • B. 

      Inside address

    • C. 

      Return address

  • 21. 
    Dear Mr. Smith   is commonly referred to as _______________________________ in business classes:
    • A. 

      Greeting

    • B. 

      Heading

    • C. 

      Closing

  • 22. 
    Match each choice to the correct answer
    • A. Closing
    • A.
    • B. Date
    • B.
    • C. Body
    • C.
    • D. Inside address
    • D.
    • E. greeting
    • E.
    • F. Return address
    • F.