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Informal Technical Reports Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Ira has to write a report, and he realizes that he wrote a paragraph in an old report that would be great for the new one. If Ira takes the paragraph and adds it to the new report without mentioning his old paper, Ira is:

Question 2 2. Cheryl is reviewing her report before presenting it to her boss. She is specifically checking the items listed below. Which of the items is not related to ethical issues of fairness?

Question 3 3. Cheryl is asked to provide an informal written report for her boss. Which format would be beyond the scope of her assignment?

Question 4 4. Crystal is organizing the body of her progress report. Evaluate the options she listed below and choose the one that is best for her.

Question 5 5. How might the discussion section of an incident report be organized?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is FALSE about incident reports?

Question 7 7. A summary of the project and project goals are included in the _____ section of the progress report.

Question 8 8. The data Kevin found for his report says one thing, but his boss wants the report to say the opposite. Evaluate the choices below and select the most ethical choice Kevin can make in this situation.

Question 9 9. Mike's boss said he included unnecessary information in his progress report. Analyze Mike's section headings below and determine the one he could appropriately eliminate.

Question 10 10. Which of the following is typically found in an incident report?

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Question 11 11. A major client is bringing in a group of managers to see how well Jim's company is progressing on the project they hired Jim to do. What type of progress report will the client likely be expecting?

Question 12 12. Where would you include a discussion of the purpose within the actual incident report?

Question 13 13. An appraisal of how things are going and an approximate date for completion of the project are both included in the _____ section of the progress report.

Question 14 14. Informal reports are:

Question 15 15. What part of an incident report identifies any witnesses to the event and summarizes their respective testimony?

Informal Technical Reports Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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