Rebekah Moore Prof. Piacente September 1, 2010 Pg. 34 Exercises Section1: 1.

B: Proximity- it hits the readers closer to home because its on American soil. 2. A: Prominence- It is about a very well known celebrity. 3. B: Conflict- A 3-hour gun showdown is more dramatic than intercepting an email. 4. B: Impact- Where the governors son could be considered news an Ebola victim can affect the public. 5. B: Emotions: It s a heart wrenching story about a hero and sacrifice. 6. B: Novelty- A 100-year old man drunk driving is different from the customary teenager or adult drunk driver. 7. B: Immediacy: It happened last night so its new news. 8. A: Impact- It will affect a larger group of people. Section 2: 1. A 2. C 3. B 4. D 5. B 6. A 7. C 8. B Section 3: 1. Caption 2. Attribution 3. Beat 4. Headline 5. Byline 6. News 7. Lead 8. Liftout Quote 9. Dateline 10. Junp

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