Quiz Modules 6-8 for Blackboard with Answers

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Business Communications Quiz Modules 6-8 Key 1. (p. 95) ________ constructions describe the action performed on something, without necessarily saying who did it. Passive Difficulty: Medium Locker - Module 06 #43 2. (p. 95) __________ __________ omit people and talk only about things. Impersonal constructions Difficulty: Medium Locker - Module 06 #42 3. (p. 96) Avoid you in __________ situations. negative Difficulty: Easy Locker - Module 06 #41 4. (p. 94) In which of the following situations would using the word "you" typically NOT be a good choice? A. When you must inform a subordinate that she has inadvertently made a costly error. b. When you must inform a subordinate that you have passed her idea on to your supervisor. c. When you want to focus on what the reader will gain from your new policy d. When you want to congratulate your subordinate for her promotion e. All of the above are good choices. Difficulty: Easy Locker - Module 06 #27
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5. (p. 96) To create you-attitude with content, a. Be complete. b. Anticipate and answer questions the reader is likely to have. c. Show why information you included but the reader didn't ask for is important. d. Show readers how the subject of your message affects them. E. All of the above. Difficulty: Easy Locker - Module 06 #28 6. (p. 94-95) "We have decided to extend our service to you by remaining open until midnight on New Year's Eve." Indicate the alternative that both correctly evaluates the sentence and correctly explains the reason for the evaluation. a. Good you-attitude because it stresses reader benefits. B. Lacks you-attitude because it focuses on what the writer is doing. c. Good you-attitude because it contains the word "you." d. Lacks you-attitude because the "service" referred to is not specified. e. Both B and D.
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This note was uploaded on 09/21/2008 for the course BUSI 304 taught by Professor Williams during the Summer '08 term at Charleston Southern University.

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