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Use Multiple Sources of Information: ELA.CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.9-10.2 Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Elizabeth is a representative of a company that produces orthopedic braces. She has been asked to give a presentation at a medical conference to introduce a new ankle brace developed by her company. Why should Elizabeth consider using a visual aid in her presentation?

Question 2 2. Which of the following typefaces would be the best choice for a business report to your manager?

Question 3 3. What name is given to a piece of research which is reviewed by experts in a field review before it is published in an academic periodical?

Question 4 4. Kurt is scheduled to speak to a group of 500 people next week. Which of the following visual aid options will likely be most effective for a group of this size?

Question 5 5. What technique is utilized to distribute the text and graphic elements evenly for an eye pleasing look?

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Question 6 6. What is the best margin format for business papers?

Question 7 7. Visual aids increase:

Question 8 8. What are the two factors that help you judge the credibility of an article?

Question 9 9. Why are the recency and verifiability of sources important factors in the production of an article?

Question 10 10. Sally is trying to help her audience understand some important statistical information. Analyze her visual aid options and choose the one that would likely be most effective with a general audience.

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Question 11 11. Edith likes speaking to groups about decorating cakes and cookies. She uses a lot of props in her presentations. Because of this, which kind of group is best for Edith to present to?

Question 12 12. What is the institute that hosts the website?

Question 13 13. You are working with a co-worker to complete a report on monthly sales in your department. He has included a large number of charts and graphs in each page with text wrapping around the right side. How would you assist him to create some restraint in the report?

Question 14 14. What have you achieved when utilizing similar margins, typeface, typestyle, and colors throughout a document?

Question 15 15. What are the two factors that help you judge the worth of an article?

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Question 16 16. When using a technology-based visual aid, it is important to also have:

Question 17 17. What is the ideal length for a video used as a visual aid?

Question 18 18. William is a sales representative for a company that produces wearable fitness trackers. During a meeting with his supervisor, it was suggested that William 'include visual aids in his presentations to potential customers. Which of the following statements BEST describes why William's supervisor may have recommended this?

Question 19 19. For her Cultural Anthropology class, Samantha is preparing a presentation on romance in different cultures. As a visual aid, she has selected a large poster with an image of a man on bended knee proposing to a woman. Is this a good selection? Why or why not?

Question 20 20. Billy is worried that he will mix up the order of the points in his speech so he decides to come up with a plan to help. Analyze Billy's options and choose the best one.

Use Multiple Sources of Information: ELA.CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.9-10.2 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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