Purpose, Content & Structure of Emails


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Joe is checking his email during the workday. Which of the following is NOT an appropriate use of email?

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1. Which of the following is a best practice for formatting an email?

2. Which of the following is an example of a valediction?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Students can use this assessment to aid their understanding of email function, content, and formatting. It will ask questions about best practices and components of writing an appropriate email.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz and worksheet will ask students questions on these topics:

  • The difference between emails and traditional memos
  • Best practices in formatting emails
  • Essential components of email headers
  • Valediction
  • Good uses for emails

Skills Practiced

This assessment will help students improve skills below:

  • Reading comprehension - read and draw the most critical information from the related lesson on email function, content, and formatting
  • Defining key concepts - define terms like 'email' accurately
  • Distinguishing differences - differentiate between email and traditional memos
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about formatting emails correctly

Additional Learning

For more information on this subject, check out the accompanying lesson Purpose, Content & Structure of Emails. It will help students meet these goals:

  • Define 'email'
  • Describe the purpose and content of email
  • Understand the structure and formatting of an email