How to Read & Interpret Business Writing


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The term for any type of writing that exists in a work environment is called what?

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1. Which of the following is not a genre of business writing?

2. What is the best strategy when you are asked to read 100 resumes for one open position?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This combination quiz and worksheet will assess your knowledge of business writing. You will be quizzed on something that is not a genre of business writing and the purpose of writing a resume.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments will test you on the following:

  • Genre of business writing
  • The genre of business that is the most important
  • Writing in a work environment
  • Purpose in writing a resume
  • Strategy for reading 100 resumes for one position

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the genre of business writing that is the most important
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding business writing and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question about the strategy for reading 100 resumes for one position

Additional Learning

To study more about business writing, review the related lesson titled, How to Read & Interpret Business Writing. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Recall the significance of having a purpose in business writing
  • Learn about the function of business writing
  • Explore why it is important to keep the end goal in mind with regard to business writing