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Mini-Quiz: Importance of Health in Technical Writing

by Ron Kurtus (revised 27 April 2003)

Take this Mini-Quiz to check your understanding of the lesson material.

1. What is an emotionally toxic work environment?

You are in a relationship with a fellow worker

The boss criticizes everything you do

You would rather be someplace else

2. How can you avoid repetitive stress syndrome?

You can't, if you are a technical writer

It is not a problem if you only write with a pencil

Change positions, take a break and use proper tools

3. Why should a writer be concerned about his or her health?

To avoid losing sick days

It affects ability to write

To reduce health insurance

If you got all three correct, you are on your way to becoming a Champion in Technical Writing. If you had problems, you had better look over the material again.

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