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Mini-Quiz: Importance of Value in Technical Writing

by Ron Kurtus (18 May 2002)

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

1. How can writing online help be valuable to your supervisor?

Online help has no use or value

She can use it on her computer

He can deliver a needed product to his manager

2. What can happen if a valuable writer seeks employment elsewhere?

He will be fired on the spot

She will probably get an increase in pay, no matter which company she works for

Most writers aren't considered valuable, so it doesn't matter

3. What is a way to make yourself more valuable?

Demand higher wages

Delay on finishing a critical document

Volunteer for important tasks

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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