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Meetings Vocabulary Quiz

This quiz will check your understanding of words that you learned on the meetings vocabulary page.

1. We ran out of time and were forced to _______ the meeting.

allocate
address
adjourn
a) allocate b) address c) adjourn

2. If you have a _______ please wait until Marie has finished speaking.

commence
comment
formality
a) commence b) comment c) formality

3. The board members couldn't come to a _______ so they had to hold a vote.

grievance
designate
consensus
a) grievance b) designate c) consensus

4. Markus was away on business, so _______ was assigned.

a show of hands
an apology
a proxy vote
a) a show of hands b) an apology c) a proxy vote

5. Before we _______ I want to remind everyone to sign the attendance form on the way out.

wrap up
strategize
recommend
a) wrap up b) strategize c) recommend

6. In his _______ the chairman thanked everyone for doing such a good job.

final agenda
last ballot
closing remarks
a) final agenda b) last ballot c) closing remarks

7. I'll _______ as soon as all of the board members take a seat.

verify
commence
brainstorm
a) verify b) commence c) brainstorm

8. Since everyone was so _______ we were able to finish the meeting early.

participant
punctual
confidential
a) participant b) punctual c) confidential

9. We'll be discussing this year's profits at the _______ next month.

AOB
AGM
GAM
a) AOB b) AGM c) GAM

10. At the meeting, the MD put forward _______ to eliminate all part-time positions.

an action
a caution
a motion
a) an action b) a caution c) a motion

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