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October, 2010

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October 25, 2010  2:24 PM

Arcane or archaic?

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore

Which is correct? It will still be years before electronic health records replace the ________ paper-based system. a. arcane b. archaic

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October 22, 2010  2:09 PM

Ad hoc, ad hock, add hoc, add hock?

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore

Which is correct? You can customize an _________ report on the fly to find the answer to a question that isn't a part of regular reporting. a. ad hoc b. ad hock c. add hoc d. add hock

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October 20, 2010  2:03 PM

Are you unphased or unfazed?

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore

Which is correct? The user-training for the new business intelligence software was extensive, in the hopes that employees would be __________ by the change. a. unphased b. unfazed

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October 6, 2010  5:52 PM

Is that a trademark product or a trademarked product?

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore

Which is correct? Microsoft has a _______ data summarization product called "PivotTable" although as two words, pivot table is generic. a. trademarked b. trademark

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