How to Write Effective Proposals


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

What can a proposal writer use in the executive summary to gain the reader's attention?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. In the pricing section, what is the best way to explain a high-priced product?

2. What are typical appendix items?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

There is no set format for proposals, however there are many key elements which should be included for it to be effective. This quiz/worksheet combo will help test your understanding of writing proposals. You'll be tested on areas that include elements of a business proposal and tips for writing the proposal.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments will test you on the following aspects of writing effective proposals:

  • Executive summary components
  • Appendix items
  • How proposals are used in business

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the tips for writing a proposal and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the key components to a proposal
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer specific questions about the executive summary of a proposal and typical appendix items

Additional Learning

To learn more about business proposals, review the accompanying lesson on How to Write Effective Proposals. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Identify key components of the proposal
  • Know terms and conditions of effective proposals
  • Relate tips for writing the proposal