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Magazine Industry Vocab

Instructions:
  • Answer 15 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. A duty that you are assigned to perform (especially a story that you are told to write)






2. A news story of major importance






3. An object - filter - or effect that creates a shadow behind an image






4. The shape and style of text in a family of characters. Letters - numbers and symbols.






5. Traditionally means reading a proof copy of a text in order to find and correct any mistakes. Also called proofreading.






6. A detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work






7. Is the period of time between the start of any process of production and the finish of that process.






8. The review of manuscript for errors in mechanics - facts - and style






9. Someone who writes specifically and only for a company






10. ___________ are 'ready-to-use' graphic images - sounds - videos and can be found on art or video software.






11. A question... to ask or ask about






12. Less important story that runs beside the main story on the same topic






13. The particular day - month - or year






14. Samples of colors or fabrics






15. Working for yourself. An artist or writer who does projects for different companies.