Publishing Fundamentals Quiz # 2

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Quiz: Publishing Fundamentals Quiz # 2
Total Questions: 30 MCQs
Time: 30 Minutes

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Publishing Fundamentals Quiz # 2
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  • What is a 'blurb'?

  • What does it mean when a page is said to 'bleed'?

  • Which of the following best describes an 'auction' in a publishing house?

  • What does 'EPOS' stand for and what does it mean?

  • What does a 'leaf' refer to?

  • Choose the best description of the job of a 'proofreader' from the list below.

  • What is a 'typeface'?

  • What is the Net Book Agreement (NBA)?

  • What does 'ISBN' stand for and what does it mean?

  • What is an 'imprint'?

  • What is the 'Dewey Decimal System'?

  • What does 'colophon' mean?

  • What does 'point of sale' mean?

  • What is a 'C format' book?

  • What does the industry-wide abbreviation 'OP' mean?

  • What does the 'furnish' of a book refer to?

  • What does 'CRC' stand for, and how is it used?

  • What are 'dues' (UK) or 'back orders' (US)?

  • What is the difference between an adaptation and a novelization?

  • In academic publishing, what is 'peer review'?

  • Who is the commissioning editor, also known as the acquiring editor?

  • What does 'NYP' stand for?

  • What is 'woodfree' paper?

  • What is the 'half-title'?

  • What does 'ISSN' stand for and what does it mean?

  • Choose the best definition of 'desktop publishing' from the list below.

  • What is a presentation stand, usually containing some 20-40 copies of a book, used for point of sale merchandising in bookstores called?

  • What is a 'bookjacket' or 'dustjacket'?

  • What is a 'firm sale'?

  • What is the name given to an illustration that faces the title page?