Records Life Cycle: Definition & Stages


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What is stage two of the records life cycle called?

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1. What is the records life cycle?

2. Which stage of the records life cycle describes when a record is initiated?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

It is very important to understand the records management life cycle, and the questions you will find on this quiz/worksheet will test your understanding of its definition and stages.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments contain questions about the following:

  • Stage that involves the destruction of records
  • Term that refers to the second stage of the records life cycle
  • Stage that refers to records being started
  • Definition of the records life cycle

Skills Covered

  • Reading comprehension - confirm that you can grasp the most important information related to the records life cycle
  • Defining key concepts - show you can correctly define records life cycle
  • Information recall- utilize the information you've been given about the stages of the records life cycle

Additional Learning

To learn more about the records life cycle, review the corresponding lesson called Records Life Cycle: Definition & Stages. The lesson covers these objectives:

  • Explains that plants, products, and records all have a life cycle
  • Provides details of why stage one of the records life cycle is the most important one
  • States the reason for the need to shred documents