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IS 301-07 Business Communications GEM
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  1. Each employee will receive _____________ paycheck on Thursday.

    A) his or her
    B) unsure
    C) their
    A) his or her
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. Everyone taking the test was prepared except __________.

    A) she
    B) unsure
    C) her
    C) her
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. The Planning Committee _______ going to meet on the first Tuesday of every month.

    A) is
    B) unsure
    C) are
    A) is
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. James was able to sit with us at the game because his sister and ______ exchanged tickets.

    A) he
    B) unsure
    C) him
    A) he
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. Cory, Philip, and ________ were at the game.

    A) myself
    B) I
    C) me
    D) unsure
    B) I
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. ________ talking on his cell phone during the presentation was rude and distracting.

    A) Him
    B) His
    C) unsure
    B) His
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. All reports have to be turned in on Tuesday except _________.

    A) your's
    B) yours
    C) unsure
    B) yours
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. The pair of jeans Patti wants, despite being on sale, ________ $75.

    A) cost
    B) unsure
    C) costs
    C) costs
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. Cathy wants to talk with _________ is available.

    A) unsure
    B) whoever
    C) whomever
    B) whoever
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. The printers and the new computer in the lab ________ not working properly.

    A) were
    B) was
    C) unsure
    A) were
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. Neither the players nor the coach __________ available for comment after the game.

    A) were
    B) unsure
    C) was
    C) was
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. A full list of names and addresses _______ needed to complete the mailing.

    A) are
    B) is
    C) unsure
    B) is
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. The principal sent the e-mail to the counselor and ________.

    A) her
    B) she
    C) unsure
    A) her
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. Since time was limited the students had to finish the test _________.

    A) quickly
    B) unsure
    C) quick
    A) quickly
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. The textbook and all of _________ related web support were an excellent source of information.

    A) it’s
    B) its
    C) unsure
    B) its
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. George could have _________ to the game on Sunday if he would have studied on Saturday.

    A) went
    B) unsure
    C) gone
    C) gone
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. To _______ did you send the package?
    A) whom
    B) who
    C) unsure
    A) whom
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. If I ______ you, I would take notes during class.

    A) were
    B) unsure
    C) was
    A) were
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. Attending class, taking notes during lectures, and completing homework on time ______ essential to earning good grades.

    A) unsure
    B) is
    C) are
    C) are
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. Either the counselor or the teachers _________ going to the meeting.

    A) are
    B) unsure
    C) is
    A) are
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. Some students were unable to attend the workshop, however, the instructor will provide additional information in class.

    A) Number expression
    B) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    C) Commas or semicolons
    D) Capitalization
    C) Commas or semicolons
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. Boeing's human resourses department is located in the building off of Lakewood Blvd. and Carson Street.

    A) Capitalization
    B) Commas or semicolons
    C) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    D) Number expression
    A) Capitalization
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. If you follow the step by step instructions, you should be able to build the model airplane.

    A) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    B) Commas or semicolons
    C) Capitalization
    D) Number expression
    A) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  24. On his cross-country trip, the marketing manager visited Los Angeles, California, Dallas, Texas, and Orlando, Florida.

    A) Commas or semicolons
    B) Number expression
    C) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    D) Capitalization
    A) Commas or semicolons
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. In the spring Karen hopes to complete her Bachelor's degree.

    A) Capitalization
    B) Commas or semicolons
    C) Number expression
    D) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    A) Capitalization
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  26. Even though Megan completed all of the requirements she must also complete all of the paper work.

    A) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    B) Capitalization
    C) Number expression
    D) Commas or semicolons
    D) Commas or semicolons
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  27. Would you please see me after class?

    A) Number expression
    B) Capitalization
    C) Commas or semicolons
    D) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    D) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  28. The visitor enjoyed eating authentic mexican tacos.

    A) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    B) Number expression
    C) Capitalization
    D) Commas or semicolons
    C) Capitalization
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  29. Amy earned 50 dollars babysitting on Saturday night.

    A) Commas or semicolons
    B) Number expression
    C) Capitalization
    D) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    B) Number expression
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  30. At my job I answer the phone for twelve sales reps.

    A) Capitalization
    B) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    C) Number expression
    D) Commas or semicolons
    C) Number expression
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  31. Peter wants to visit his sister who lives in the Pacific northwest.

    A) Number expression
    B) Capitalization
    C) Commas or semicolons
    D) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    B) Capitalization
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  32. The seminar began on Tuesday May 5, 2012 and ended on Friday May 8, 2012.

    A) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    B) Capitalization
    C) Commas or semicolons
    D) Number expression
    C) Commas or semicolons
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  33. I ate five servings of fruits and vegetables today, including: a banana, an apple, green beans, carrots, and a cup of juice.

    A) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    B) Capitalization
    C) Commas or semicolons
    D) Number expression
    A) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  34. The manager allocated 29,000 dollars to purchase new equipment.

    A) Number expression
    B) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    C) Capitalization
    D) Commas or semicolons
    A) Number expression
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  35. Katherine bought a Kodak Digital Camera to take vacation pictures.

    A) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    B) Capitalization
    C) Number expression
    D) Commas or semicolons
    B) Capitalization
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  36. We attended the workshop at the CSULB Career Development Center held on August 30th.

    A) Commas or semicolons
    B) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    C) Capitalization
    D) Number expression
    D) Number expression
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  37. John can attend the workshop on Tuesday or he can attend the workshop on Friday.

    A) Number expression
    B) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    C) Capitalization
    D) Commas or semicolons
    D) Commas or semicolons
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  38. The timely-informational workshop helped many of us with our assignment.

    A) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    B) Number expression
    C) Commas or semicolons
    D) Capitalization
    A) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  39. When we read Susans report, we were impressed.

    A) Capitalization
    B) Commas or semicolons
    C) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    D) Number expression
    C) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  40. At the workshop we all received a booklet titled "Writing Right is Essential."

    A) Punctuation other than commas or semicolons
    B) Commas or semicolons
    C) Number expression
    D) Capitalization
    D) Capitalization
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  41. The doctor was successful at helping the patient with many years of experience.

    A) Passive voice used instead of active
    B) Fillers
    C) Redundancies
    D) Dangling or misplaced modifier
    E) Structure is not parallel
    D) Dangling or misplaced modifier
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  42. Writing, listening, and how to deliver presentations are all skills learned in this class.

    A) Fillers
    B) Passive voice used instead of active
    C) Redundancies
    D) Dangling or misplaced modifier
    E) Structure is not parallel
    E) Structure is not parallel
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  43. Homework was being completed by the students in study hall.

    A) Structure is not parallel
    B) Redundancies
    C) Dangling or misplaced modifier
    D) Fillers
    E) Passive voice used instead of active
    E) Passive voice used instead of active
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  44. There are three reports we must complete by next Friday.

    A) Redundancies
    B) Dangling or misplaced modifier
    C) Structure is not parallel
    D) Passive voice used instead of active
    E) Fillers
    E) Fillers
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  45. The true facts, supported by examples in past history, and accepted by the great majority, were presented in a perfectly clear manner.

    A) Dangling or misplaced modifier
    B) Structure is not parallel
    C) Passive voice used instead of active
    D) Redundancies
    E) Fillers
    D) Redundancies
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  46. Going around the bend in the road, the peaks of the Grand Tetons came into view.

    A) Dangling or misplaced modifier
    B) Redundancies
    C) Fillers
    D) Passive voice used instead of active
    E) Lack of parallel structure
    A) Dangling or misplaced modifier
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  47. The firm hired a consultant to write blogs, to monitor web traffic, and respond when customers submit e-mail questions.

    A) Lack of parallel structure
    B) Passive voice used instead of active
    C) Fillers
    D) Redundancies
    E) Dangling or misplaced modifier
    A) Lack of parallel structure
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  48. We went to the beach on Saturday, we went to the mountains on Sunday.

    A) Comma splice
    B) Sentence fragment
    C) Fused sentence
    D) Faulty or vague pronoun reference
    A) Comma splice
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  49. Paul told Sam he needed to buy the book.

    A) Fused sentence
    B) Sentence fragment
    C) Faulty or vague pronoun reference
    D) Comma splice
    C) Faulty or vague pronoun reference
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  50. When the committee meets on Friday and Janice gives her presentation on the new guidelines regarding casual dress days.

    A) Faulty or vague pronoun reference
    B) Comma splice
    C) Sentence fragment
    D) Fused sentence
    C) Sentence fragment
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  51. Committee members sometimes have loud debates usually agreement is reached before the end of the meeting though.

    A) Fused sentence
    B) Sentence fragment
    C) Comma splice
    D) Faulty or vague pronoun reference
    A) Fused sentence
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  52. Bill studied last night, he was prepared for the exam.

    A) Faulty or vague pronoun reference
    B) Fused sentence
    C) Comma splice
    D) Sentence fragment
    C) Comma splice
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  53. Eating a balanced diet and exercising regularly are important to good health; this can also assist with weight reduction.

    A) Faulty or vague pronoun reference
    B) Sentence fragment
    C) Fused sentence
    D) Comma splice
    A) Faulty or vague pronoun reference
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  54. While Jim is back visiting his parents and his wife is taking a short vacation in Cabo.

    A) Comma splice
    B) Faulty or vague pronoun reference
    C) Sentence fragment
    D) Fused sentence
    C) Sentence fragment
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  55. Daniel likes to carpool on Friday he gets home faster that way.

    A) Sentence fragment
    B) Comma splice
    C) Fused sentence
    D) Faulty or vague pronoun reference
    C) Fused sentence
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  56. Because the safe weighed over 2,000 pounds, it was a __________ fixture.

    A) stationery
    B) stationary
    C) unsure
    B) stationary
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  57. George read the ________ book in one week.

    A) hole
    B) whole
    C) unsure
    B) whole
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  58. Restaurant patrons received a ___________ two-for-one lunch coupon redeemable on Monday or Tuesday.

    A) complimentary
    B) unsure
    C) complementary
    A) complimentary
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  59. Tom and Elaine invited everyone over to _________ house.
    A) there
    B) they're
    C) their
    C) their
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  60. When writing a business document, one of the ________ guidelines to follow is to write emphasizing reader benefit.

    A) principle
    B) principal
    C) unsure
    B) principal
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  61. Please put your completed application in a sealed __________.

    A) unsure
    B) envelop
    C) envelope
    C) envelope
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  62. The _________ of the financial changes was not noticeable until the second quarter.

    A) unsure
    B) affect
    C) effect
    C) effect
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  63. The information printed on the back cover of the book led us to _________ that the book was the first of a trilogy.

    A) infer
    B) imply
    C) unsure
    A) infer
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  64. Because it was a size too big, the sweater was ________ on Sara.

    A) lose
    B) unsure
    C) loose
    C) loose
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  65. Since Rudolph is so dedicated to the sport of soccer, he is at the field practicing ___________.

    A) everyday
    B) every day
    C) unsure
    B) every day
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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