FOJ Final Exam

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  1. Ledes
    • summary ledes 
    • immediate ID ledes
  2. cut unnecessary words like
    • lose
    • on
    • hold
    • now
    • currently
  3. according to
    inanimate objects
  4. said
    people
  5. news values
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
    • 5
  6. that
    • essential 
    • no commas
  7. which
    • non-essential
    • no commas
  8. commas and periods always __ _____ quote marks
    go inside
  9. Attribution should always go at ___.
    end
  10. long title
    after the name
  11. short title
    in front of the name
  12. ages
    always numerals
  13. addresses abbrieviate
    • street 
    • ave
  14. time
  15. broadcast tense
    present tense
  16. broadcast titles
    titles before names
  17. broadcast
    don't use symbols
  18. do not use apostrophes to show ______.
    plural
  19. subject pronouns
    • I
    • we
    • he
    • she
    • they
    • who
  20. object
    • me
    • us
    • him
    • her
    • them
    • who
  21. indefinite pronouns
    • anyone
    • everyone
    • everybody
    • nobody
    • anybody
    • (all mean "one")
  22. answer is he
    use who
  23. answer is him
    use whom
  24. referring to people, team members, named pets
    ____
  25. percent difference
    new-old/old
  26. the diff between two percents
    percentage point diff
  27. adverbs "only" and "almost"
    follow the verb
  28. saying something nice
    compliment
  29. since
    passing of time
  30. affect
    verb
  31. effect
    noun
  32. fewer than
    if you can count it
  33. less than
    if you can't count it
  34. meetings must be open to the public
    government entities must make many documents available
    Freedom of Information Act (FOYA)
  35. if officials violate the FOYA law
    they can be jailed and fined
  36. public meetings under FOYA can be closed for
    • debates 
    • land purchases
    • legal issues
  37. four pillars of SPJ Code of Ethics
    • 1. seek truth and report it
    • 2. minimize harm
    • 3. act independently
    • 4. be accountable
  38. ethics tells us
    what we should do
  39. steps to prove defamation (every one has to be met)
    • -a defamatory statement was made (hurts reputation)
    • -statement was false
    • -statement id'ed the person who is suing
    • -statement was published
    • -the person suffered harm
    • -fault standard: actual malice must be proven by public officials and figures
  40. actual malice
    • celebrities - knowing something is false and publishing it anyway, or showing reckless disregard for the truth
    • everyday citizen - prove negligence
  41. how is PR similar to reporter?
    • research
    • conscience of an organization
    • reporting abilities
  42. What's needed in a release?
    • answer the five W's and one H
    • inverted pyramid
    • active voice
    • one quote 
    • boilerplate information about organization or company
    • contact person including their phone number and email 
    • date
  43. social media 4 reasons
    • 1. story ideas
    • 2. find sources
    • 3. promote ideas
    • 4. interaction with followers

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