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March 11, 2010  2:19 PM

Forecast or forecasted?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
AP style, Business writing, CIO, forecast or forecasted, grammar, irregular verbs, Quiz

Which is correct? The global pharmaceutical market is ________ to exceed $975 billion by 2013. a. forecast b. forecasted Continued »

November 20, 2009  1:14 PM

Writing dates correctly



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
AP style, Business writing, CIO, commas, dates, dates and punctuation, grammar, Quiz, writing dates correctly

Which is correct? Alexander Popov first demonstrated the use of an antenna to transmit and receive radio waves in ____________. a. March 1896 b. March, 1896

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August 3, 2009  1:35 PM

Starting a sentence with “because” — comma required?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
AP style, Business writing, CIO, conjunctions, punctuation, Quiz, sentence structure, starting a sentence with "because", starting a sentence with a conjunction

typing Which is correct? Because the power wiring system was designed for _____ its ability to carry higher frequencies...


June 24, 2009  1:06 PM

State names — abbreviate or not?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
abbreviations, AP style, CIO, Quiz, state names, writing for business

typing Which is correct? HP's corporate headquarters are in Palo Alto, ______. a. CA b....


April 17, 2009  2:00 PM

Which is correct — thirty-five percent or 35 percent?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
AP style, BitTorrent, Business writing, CIO, numbers, numerals, percentages, Quiz, traffic

typing Which is correct? BitTorrent accounts for as much as ______ of all Internet traffic. a. 35 percent b....


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