SkillsUSA Etiquette

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  • 1. 
    When introducing a man and a woman to one another, _________ should be introdiced first.
    • A. 

      The man

    • B. 

      The woman

    • C. 

      The elder of the two

    • D. 

      The younger of the two

  • 2. 
    When leaving a gratuity at a resturant, good service warrants:
    • A. 

      5% of the bill

    • B. 

      10-15% of the bill

    • C. 

      15-20% of the bill

    • D. 

      What you think is warranted

  • 3. 
    In family style dinners, the salt and pepper should be passed _______.
    • A. 

      Separately

    • B. 

      Together

    • C. 

      Salt before pepper

    • D. 

      Pepper before salt

  • 4. 
    Knives, forks, and spoons are set next to the plate or bowl with the utensils to be used first on the _______.
    • A. 

      Serving tray

    • B. 

      Right side of the dish or bowl

    • C. 

      Inside

    • D. 

      Outside

  • 5. 
    When not in use, a spoon or fork should be rested _______.
    • A. 

      At the right side of the plate

    • B. 

      At the left side of the plate

    • C. 

      Middle of the plate

    • D. 

      In your left hand

  • 6. 
    When finished with your meal, place your napkin, loosely but neatly folded, ___________.
    • A. 

      On your plate

    • B. 

      Under your coffee cup

    • C. 

      Around your utensils

    • D. 

      In its original position beside your plate

  • 7. 
    An example of a proper complimentary closing for a business letter may be:
    • A. 

      "Dear _____"

    • B. 

      (Your name)

    • C. 

      "Respectfully"

    • D. 

      "Thanks"

  • 8. 
    The letters "cc" that are typed two or three lines below the signature, stand for:
    • A. 

      "closed captioned"

    • B. 

      "carbon copy"

    • C. 

      "color copy"

    • D. 

      "condensed copy"

  • 9. 
    When you have finished eating, placing your utensils _______ will signal the waiter or waitress.
    • A. 

      At the right side of your plate

    • B. 

      At the left side of your plate

    • C. 

      At the 10 o'clock or 2 o'clock position on the plate

    • D. 

      In their original positions beside the plate

  • 10. 
    Being neat, clean, and dressing to suit the occasion is the pride you show in your ____________.
    • A. 

      Occupation

    • B. 

      Parents

    • C. 

      Appearance

    • D. 

      Job

  • 11. 
    Professional etiquette is displayed in:
    • A. 

      The firmness of your handshake

    • B. 

      Your ability to learn

    • C. 

      Your poise in an unfamiliar situation

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      That just as people form quick impressions by your appearance, they also pick up strong clues from your letter writing

    • B. 

      That this is only a formality

    • C. 

      That quantity, not quality, works best

    • D. 

      To focus on your accomplishments and not the person you are addressing

  • 13. 
    When introducing a guest, it is proper to:
    • A. 

      State the guest's name first

    • B. 

      Give some background information about the people you are introducing

    • C. 

      State the name of the person you are introducing to the guests first

    • D. 

      Let the individuals introduce themselves

  • 14. 
    When staying in a private home as a guest, you should:
    • A. 

      Respect your hosts' customs for meals and bedtime

    • B. 

      Pitch in with the housework and clean up after yourself

    • C. 

      Pay for any telephone calls or other expenses you have incurred

    • D. 

      All of the above