Chapter 10 Questions - Chapter 10 Questions Question 1 The...

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Chapter 10 Questions Question 1 The early press in the United States was most closely associated with A) weather and planting forecasts. B) political partisanship. C) advertising. D) gossip. E) sports scores. Question 2 The headline "Death of a Monster" exemplifies A) objective reporting. B) partisan reporting. C) sensationalist reporting. D) muckraking journalism. E) None of the answers are correct. Question 3 Objective reporting is based on the idea that a reporter's job is to A) report the facts in order to cover both sides of partisan debates. B) report what political leaders want them to report. C) discover what other reporters are saying and provide a uniform interpretation of events. D) scrutinize partisan debates and tell the news audience which party has the better argument. E) sensationalize the information in order to boost advertising revenue. Question 4 The lack of diversity in modern newspaper reporting compared with reporting in earlier historical eras is influenced by all except which one of the following? A)
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/20/2008 for the course POLS 201 taught by Professor Lambert during the Fall '08 term at University of Louisville.

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