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Managing Data & Using Graphs in Business Communications Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Farah is using a bar chart to present the breakdown of customers who purchase her company's core product by hair color. This is an example of which of the following types of data?

Question 2 2. Texting is best used for ...

Question 3 3. Todd is collecting data via a survey to determine how satisfied his company's customers are with the service they receive after purchasing a product. Todd's survey utilizes a scale from 1 to 5 that represents 'very unsatisfied' up through 'very satisfied'. His survey is collecting _____ data.

Question 4 4. Which of the following should be done when using a cell phone for business?

Question 5 5. Which of the following examples does not follow the guideline of providing accurate visuals?

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Question 6 6. What are ethical considerations?

Question 7 7. Your company sells a weight loss shake, and 25% of your consumers have lost weight by drinking it. You then advertise that 75% of consumers lost weight by using the product in a bar chart in a commercial. Which of the following guidelines is the company not adhering to?

Question 8 8. Visual graphics_____, while textual graphics _____.

Question 9 9. What is the best way for companies to ensure that communication technology is used wisely?

Question 10 10. Alex needs to convey some precise financial information to his company's Board of Directors in a quarterly report. How should he present this information?

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Question 11 11. Why should a company refrain from downplaying or ignoring negative data about a product?

Question 12 12. Which of the following types of charts is best used to show cumulative totals?

Question 13 13. What is the best reason to send emails in a business environment?

Question 14 14. An electronics store claimed, without any credible data, that sales of a particular 4DTV had increased after hiring a new group of sales representatives. Management displayed this information graphically on a bar chart and included it in a monthly report. Which of the following guidelines is not being followed?

Question 15 15. What type of technology is used internally for the company to communicate, promote and share industry/product news?

Managing Data & Using Graphs in Business Communications 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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