Resumes Quiz

Check to see if you selected the correct answer.

What is the best type of resume to use?

Chronological “experience-focused” format
Functional “skills-focused” format
Hybrid format
Depends on your past Correct Answer

Which of the following words is strong on a resume?

Team player
Managed Correct Answer

What can you do if you don’t have experience in the work you want to apply for?

Keep sending in your resume for jobs, even if they’re above your head
Make something up and list a friend’s phone number as the reference
Give up on your dream
Get experience by doing part-time or volunteer work Correct Answer

What is the purpose of a resume?

To briefly list everything about your work history
To provide as much detail as possible about a wide variety of your work experiences Correct Answer
To show how specific past experiences make you ideal for a specific position
To impressive your grandma with your list of computer skills

How can you make your resume look better?

Use white space Correct Answer
Spray it with perfume
Use size 8 Comic Sans font because it’s fancy and fun
Add as many bullet points as possible

Is a resume writing service worth the cost?

Depends on your potential salary increase, financial abilities and personal choice Correct Answer
No, they’re all scams
No, otherwise this guide would have consisted of three words: “get a pro
Yes, all professionals have their resumes professionally written


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