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Question 1: Modern teleprompters for news programs consist of a personal computer, connected to video monitors on each ________.
PhotographyDigital single-lens reflex cameraCameraRangefinder camera

Question 2: [2][3] Originally used so that ________ could read commercials on-camera, it soon became a staple for television news.
Eve ArdenLucille BallBette DavisI Love Lucy

Question 3: A teleprompter (also known as an autocue) is a display device that prompts the person speaking with an ________ visual text of a speech or script.
Electronic engineeringEngineeringElectronicsElectrical engineering

Question 4: The first ________–based Teleprompter, Compu=Prompt, appeared in 1982.
LaptopMicrocomputerNetbookPersonal computer

Question 5: The screen is in front of the lens of the ________, and the words on the screen are reflected to the eyes of the speaker using a two-way mirror.
PhotographyDigital single-lens reflex cameraCameraRangefinder camera

Question 6: Jess Oppenheimer, producer of ________, claimed credit for the original concept of the teleprompter and was awarded the U.S.
Desi ArnazLucille BallCBSI Love Lucy

Question 7: The word teleprompter, with no capitalization, had become a ________, because it is used to refer to similar systems manufactured by many different companies.
Public domainCopyrightGenericized trademarkMoral rights (copyright law)

Question 8: The ________ does not have any "live" trademarks registered for the word "teleprompter," but this does not rule out the possibility of a company enforcing the trademark without registering it.
Minority Business Development AgencyUnited States Patent and Trademark OfficeCanadian Intellectual Property OfficeCorporate Affairs and Intellectual Property Office

Question 9: As late as 1992, ________ was still using an early mechanical teleprompter.
2010 Tonight Show conflictThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992 TV series)The Tonight Show with Conan O'BrienThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson

Question 10: The monitors are often black-and-white monochrome and have the scanning reversed to compensate for the reflection of the ________.


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