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True / False Quiz

  1. Brights are short, humorous stories that often have surprise endings.
      a. True
      b. False
  2. Follow-ups are also called "suspended interest stories."
      a. True
      b. False
  3. Newspapers should stop publishing follow-up stories about a week after an event.
      a. True
      b. False
  4. Follow-up stories do not recapitulate earlier stories.
      a. True
      b. False
  5. Roundup stories should be organized by source.
      a. True
      b. False
  6. Most sidebars briefly summarize the main stories, even when the two stories are close together.
      a. True
      b. False
  7. Obituaries traditionally have been among the most popular features of the newspaper.
      a. True
      b. False
  8. Whether a funeral notice, a biographical or a feature obituary, obituaries appear on a page set aside for that purpose.
      a. True
      b. False
  9. Normally, the times and places for the religious services and burial appear near the beginning of an obituary.
      a. True
      b. False
  10. Newspapers almost always report the cause of death when a celebrity dies.
      a. True
      b. False
  11. Obituaries for celebrities do not report the negative facts about the life of that person.
      a. True
      b. False
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