Producing Accessible
Audio & Video
illustration of gears in motion

Knowledge Check

Select the answer from the options for each question. More than one answer may apply. Correct answers will appear with a checkmark and incorrect answers will appear with an X.

1. Why do people transcribe their audio content?

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Question 1 Right answer: D. All of the above.

2. How can people create transcripts out of audio content? (Check all that apply)

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Question 2 Right answer: A. Manually transcribing the content, B. Using transcription software to transcribe the content, and D. Hiring a transcription service.

3. Who do captions benefit? (Check all that apply)

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Question 1 Right answer: A. People who are d/Dear or hard of hearing, B. New and early readers, C. People in loud public places, and D. People learning a new language

4. Which caption has the correct format?

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Question 4 Right answer: Stay tuned for the five-day line break weather forecast for Toronto

5. What are closed captions?

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Question 5 Right answer: B. Captions that you can turn on and off

6. How many characters per line are recommended for captions?

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Question 6 Right answer: D. Up to 47

7. What is described video?

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Question 7 Right answer: C. Video that has a narrator who describes the action that is happening in each scene.

8. What is integrated described video?

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Question 8 Right answer: A. Video that includes the narrator as an actor in the program.

To deepen your understanding, return to Blackboard and complete Module 3 Assessmentsopen new window.