Writing for Business


January 30, 2017  6:01 PM

Writing for Business – Misplaced Apostrophes

Kaitlin Herbert Kaitlin Herbert Profile: Kaitlin Herbert

medical-deviceThe FDA reclassified sutures as Class II medical devices in the early ______.
A. 1990’s
B. 1990s

 

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January 27, 2017  6:29 PM

Writing for Business – peak, peek or pique

Kaitlin Herbert Kaitlin Herbert Profile: Kaitlin Herbert

peakSupply chain visibility can help manufacturers in managing _______ periods of inbound and outbound activity.
A. peak
B. peek
C. pique

 

 

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January 26, 2017  7:55 PM

Writing for Business – they or it

Kaitlin Herbert Kaitlin Herbert Profile: Kaitlin Herbert

An enterprise needs to have an overall plan to protect PII and secure _________ sensitive data.
A. their
B. its

 

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January 25, 2017  6:34 PM

Writing for Business – electric or electronic

Kaitlin Herbert Kaitlin Herbert Profile: Kaitlin Herbert

Advantages of MEMS sensors are their size and their ability to be more closely integrated with their associated _______ devices.

A. electronic

B. electric

 

 

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January 24, 2017  1:17 AM

Writing for Business – complement or supplement

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

aws-snowmobileWe use Amazon S3 to ________ local storage.
A. complement
B. supplement

Which is correct?

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January 23, 2017  6:54 PM

Writing for Business – assure / ensure / insure

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

moneyUnder the ACA, there are tax credits for individuals, families, and small businesses in order to _____ that insurance is affordable for everyone.
A. assure
B. ensure
C. insure

Which is correct?

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January 20, 2017  4:34 PM

Writing for Business – continuous / continual

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

As change is constant, you should have a process for ______ improvement of your controls and compliance efforts.
A. continual
B. continuous

Which is correct?

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January 19, 2017  5:28 PM

Writing for Business – s’ or ‘s

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) has worked with European officials to support implementation of the _____ privacy and related data use laws and regulations.

A. Unions’
B. Union’s

Which is correct?

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January 19, 2017  4:40 PM

Writing for Business – since / because

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse
Chargeback, Server virtualization
Which is correct?

Chargeback and showback systems are sometimes referred to as “responsibility accounting systems” _____ they quantify which departments or individuals are responsible for significant internal expenses.
a. since
b. because

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January 18, 2017  5:01 PM

Writing for business – lists and parallel sentence structure

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

moneyWhich is correct?

A. Companies are using showback to instill a culture of cost awareness, to justify requests for new purchases and even make decisions about support staff.

B. Companies are using showback to instill a culture of cost awareness, to justify requests for new purchases and to make decisions about support staff.

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