SkillsUSA Tie-Breakers
Use these questions to help prepare for SkillsUSA.
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When did the organization's name change to SkillsUSA? *
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Which of the following would not normally be found in a trade journal? *
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A ______ journal is a publication directly related to a profession. *
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Receiving all chapter funds in a safe and businesslike manner and maintaining a record of all income and expenses is the job of the _______. *
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Which color of SkillsUSA Emblem represents the individual? *
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What is/are the minimum essential officer(s) necessary to conduct business? *
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A goal is a statement of: *
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When reciting the SkillsUSA pledge, you are making a promise to ____________ to prepare as a productive worker and citizen. *
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The officer that calls attention to errors in procedure during a meeting is the: *
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When making introductions: *
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Every state in the U.S. has state _______ elected to serve on a legislated body that develops policies and laws. *
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When making introductions: *
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What is the written statement form a person in authority that acts as an endorsement of your positive attributes? *
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What term describes the smaller in number of groups in populations? *
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Taxi drivers should receive __________ of the fare, plus 50 cents per bag if they handle your luggage for a tip. *
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Which part of the SkillsUSA emblem represents the challenge of modern technology? *
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The SkillsUSA officer responsible for preparing and presenting chapter minutes is: *
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A collection of work representing education, self-development and career information is: *
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Which SkillsUSA document says you will "prepare myself by diligent study and ardent practice"? *
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What color is the standard recommended for identifying danger? *
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Who has the right to speak first on a motion? *
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The two types of listening skills are _______ and _______. *
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What is the accepted gratuity for good service in a restaurant? *
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What color blue represents the: *
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What is the written statement form a person in authority that acts as an endorsement of your positive attributes? *
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Being neat and clean and dressing to suit the occasion is the pride you show in your _______. *
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The official SkillsUSA dress does NOT include: *
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The symbol of the emblem that represents the industrial society is: *
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According to basic parliamentary procedure: *
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What name is given for the summary of ones personal history and employment experience? *
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The officer responsible for preparing minutes is: *
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Posture can make a world of difference in our: *
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Communication skills include ________, ________ and writing. *
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Professional development activities assist students in making a smooth transition from education into the _______. *
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What does the Shield represent of the SkillsUSA emblem? *
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In the Professional Development Program, the highest possible degree one may earn is: *
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What term describes the smaller in number of groups in populations? *
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What is the term given to an unpaid experience in which you observe and participate in a specific occupation? *
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In a meeting when a motion is made, you *
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Which officer is responsible for advising the president about the agenda during a meeting? *
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"I believe in the American way of life" is a part of: *
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Which officer is the authority on procedural matters? *
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Receiving all chapter funds in a safe and business like manner and maintaining a record of all income and expenses is the job of the ________. *
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Every state in the U.S. has state _______ elected to serve on a legislated body that develops politicies and laws. *
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Develop a __________ handshake so a person's first impression of you will be a good one. *
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Which term listed is not a correct item for a business meeting agenda? *
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Which is not true in parliamentary procedure rules? *
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_________ refers to the mixing and blending of many people from different cultures who are involved in a like activity or setting. *
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Business meetings represent _______ in action. *
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When using parliamentary procedure during a meeting, the following can be used when voting: *
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If there is no second to a motion, the motion is_______. *
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When greeting someone, you should use a: *
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How many categories of motions are recognized by Roberts Rules of Order, Newly Revised? *
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When you have finished eating, placing your utensils _______ will signal the wait staff. *
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Presiding over the meeting, and making sure it begins on time, are responsibilities of the: *
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What is the familiar form of data collection that is used in the workplace? You can use it to study or inspect something in detail or design a set of questions to ask a certain audience and then analyze their response. *
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What is the name given to the written record of what is done during a meeting? *
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When reciting the SkillsUSA pledge, you are making a promise to ________, to prepare as a productive worker and citizen. *
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The words "foster" and "create" can be found in the: *
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How many main motions may be on the floor at any one time? *
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Often long-term goals are reached by accomplishing a series of: *
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SkillsUSA has two active divisions which are: document says you will "prepare myself by diligent study and ardent practice"? *
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An auditory learner: *
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"I believe satisfaction is achieved by good work" is a statement from the : *
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When greeting someone you should use a: *
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When seeking employment, you should: *
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Which SkillsUSA document says you will "prepare myself by diligent study and ardent practice? *
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Conducting an employment opportunities survey includes: *
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According to basic parliamentary procedure: *
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Who has the right to speak first on a motion? *
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What term describes the exchange of ideas, messages or information? *
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What is/are the minimum essential officers necessary to conduct business? *
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What is an important point to remember when making a presentation? *
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When did the organization's name change to SkillsUSA-VICA? *
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A method of creating a lot of ideas in a short period of time and expanding your thinking is called: *
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Remember, you never get a second chance to make a _________ impression. *
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Orbital circles represent: *
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Which committee is not considered to be a standing committee? *
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When completing the past employment section on an application, in what order should jobs be listed? *
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To achieve goals, do not wait until end of your plan to measure your progress. Keep track of your achievement by using a: *
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When using a parliamentary procedure during a regular meeting, the following can be used when taking a vote: *
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Which term listed is not a correct item for business meeting agenda? *
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In what year was VICA founded? *
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Your SkillsUSA membership as students in trade, industrial, technical and health occupations at either the high school of college/post-secondary level would be a _______ membership. *
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What term describes the forms and practices of correct behavior? *
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The SkillsUSA Creed includes: *
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According to the Leadership Handbook, a public speech should be broken down into what three basic parts? *
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"To create enthusiasm for learning" is part of the: *
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Which SkillsUSA document says you will "prepare myself by diligent study and ardent practice"? *
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What does the shield on the SkillsUSA emblem represent? *
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If you loose your job, you should: *
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Officers are selected to lead their chapters for: *
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The vice president's job includes the following: *
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Time management skills are used for: *
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In what year was VICA established? *
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To make a motion at a meeting, you must begin the statement of your motion by saying: *
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Public Relations is the responsibility of which officer? *
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The SkillsUSA creed is: *
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Which of the following would probably not be included in your portfolio? *
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The two kinds of listening skills are _______ and _______. *
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In which document should be the quorum of an organization be established? *
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What does the color blue represent to SkillsUSA? *
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A group of people joined in a cooperative activity is defined as a/an _______. *
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A listing of "Typical" meeting events that helps members know what to expect during a SkillsUSA meeting is called a (an): *
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Motivating factors can be ______ or ______. *
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To make a motion at a meeting, you must state your motion by saying: *
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If your work means getting dirty on the job, you should arrive *
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_______ setting is an important factor in being successful. *
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It is not considered necessary to use opening and closing ceremonies for: *
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Which information should NOT be included in a resume? *
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In business meetings, how many people preside at one time? *
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When seeking employment, you should: *
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What term describes the exchange of ideas, messages or information? *
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In goal setting, there are how many parts to a goal statement? *
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How many amendments may be pending at one time? *
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How many statesman awards should be worn on the SkillsUSA blazer? *
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Silverware is set with pieces used first on the _______. *
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Public relations is the responsibility of which officer? *
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Minutes are a record of : *
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When reciting the SkillsUSA Pledge you are making a promise to _______ to fully prepare as a productive worker and citizen. *
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A method of creating a lot of *
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Which officer is responsible for roll call? *
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When did the organization's name change to SkillsUSA-VICA? *
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There are ________ positive behaviors to cope with stress. *
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Business asks which questions to determine customer satisfaction: *
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What is the term given to an unpaid experience in which you observe and participate in a specific occupation? *
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A leader motivates others and makes them want to join in an endeavor. To become a good leader, you must develop the following quality: *
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A mentor should not be: *
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"To Honor and respect my vocation in such a way as to bring repute to myself" is part of the: *
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As a committee member, your responsible for: *
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A good goal statement has how many parts? *
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Business meeting represent _________ in action. *
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Some behaviors that would not be directly related to cultural diversity? *
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"Preparing for Leadership in the World of Work" is: *
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When staying in a private home as a guest, you should *
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When speaking publicly on a precise topic, it is important to: *
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What does taking roll mean? *
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What color of pen should be used when filling out a job application? *
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"I believe satisfaction is achieved by good work" is a statement from the : *
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When did the organization's name change to SkillsUSA-VICA? *
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