Technical Writing & Informational Texts Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is the primary purpose of an informational text?

Question 2 2. A technical writer's diction, or choice and arrangement of words, often includes a considerable amount of terms with specific usages in particular fields, known as which one of the following?

Question 3 3. Though some forms of technical writing are intended for the general public, most are usually geared toward what types of audiences?

Question 4 4. When reading a book about the U.S. Civil War, which of the following lists would be considered forms of textual evidence?

Question 5 5. After reading an informational text, what should you NOT do?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following should you do as you read an informational text?

Question 7 7. What should you NOT do before reading an informational text?

Question 8 8. Which one of the following words could BEST be used to describe the tone of most technical writing?

Question 9 9. Which of the following would be considered an example of technical writing?

Question 10 10. Technical writing is a style of communication used to do which one of the following? Choose the best answer.

Technical Writing & Informational Texts Chapter Exam Instructions

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