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TC 231 Document Characteristics for Different Audiences General Manager Expert Operator/Technician Content Provides ample background information Includes definitions of technical terms used Includes topics that relate to daily lives Provides practical information rather than theory May include anecdotes and other human interest information Includes simple and concise background information Includes definitions of technical terms used Includes information on costs, timelines, personnel, facilities, competition, and other risks Interprets and recommends (draws conclusions) Presents both theory and practical application Includes statement of objectives, scope, limitations Outlines methods in sufficient details for replication Draws conclusions from data and makes recommendation for further research Refers to previous research or scholarly papers on the topic Includes little theory—just enough to give background for troubleshooting
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This note was uploaded on 07/29/2009 for the course CSE 142 taught by Professor Martystepp during the Spring '07 term at University of Washington.

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