Two Editing portions 25 points each One focuses on news writing One focuses on broadcast writing.
News Writing (40) Chapters 6, 7 and 8 Writing Leads AP Style Attribution People’s names.
News Writing Sample Question In news writing, what must every person's name include upon their first mention in the story? – Their age – Their title – Their middle initial – Their hometown – Mr., Ms. or Mrs.
News Writing Sample Question In AP style, which of the following is an incorrect number? – four – 400 – 400,000,000 – 400 million – 40 billion
News Writing Activity
Layout and Design (8) Chapter 10 Fonts: sizes and types Terminology.
Layout/Design Sample Question What is the space between columns of text called? – margin – buffer – gutter – dead space – masthead
Sports Writing (5) Chapter 12 Pre-game Game Post-Game Bias.
Sports Sample Question Which of the following best describes a pre- game story? – A preview of an upcoming game – The details of a game played many months ago – The details of a recently played game – A look ahead to next season – A feature on some aspect of a recently played game the does not focus on the final score
Arts Writing (1) Online chapter from March 10/11 Powerpoint from same date.
Opinion Writing (6) Chapter 13 Editorial vs. Column Parts of an Opinion piece Purpose of an Opinion piece.
Opinion Sample Question Which of the following is not a primary goal of editorials? – to explain – to criticize – to persuade – to ridicule – to praise