ch11 quiz - Markel, TechComm 8e Chapter 11 completed Total...

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Markel, TechComm 8e Chapter 11 completed Total score: 10 out of 10, 100% New and important information should come at the beginning of a sentence, where readers will  be sure to notice it.  a. TRUE b. FALSE 1 out of 1 Correct. The answer is b.  In a passive-voice sentence, the subject of the sentence performs the action expressed by the  verb.  a. TRUE b. FALSE 1 out of 1 Correct. The answer is b.  Chapter 11 suggests that the passive voice is generally more appropriate than the active voice in  four circumstances. One circumstance is when the agent is clear from the context, as in  “Students are required to take both writing courses,” in which case it would be clear that the  college sets the requirements. Which of the following are also listed in the chapter as  circumstances in which the passive voice is generally more appropriate?  a. when the agent is less important than the action
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This note was uploaded on 08/25/2008 for the course ENGL 301 taught by Professor Nowlin during the Spring '08 term at Texas A&M.

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