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Chapter 35. Shipping > Working with Words

Working with Words

MULTIPLE CHOICE

Circle the letter next to the answer that best completes the sentence.

1:Charlotte prepared a _______________ for the crate she was shipping to her customer.

(a) manifest

(b) container

(c) waybill

(d) consolidation

2:When George checked the pieces against the _______________, he discovered that a box was missing.

(a) manifest

(b) carrier

(c) container

(d) consignee

3:The large crate was being shipped to ABC Lumber. ABC Lumber was the _______________.

(a) shipper

(b) consignee

(c) consignor

(d) consolidator

4:Fred's Fine Lighting sent six lamps to Ingrid's Interiors. Fred's was the _______________.

(a) commodity

(b) consignor

(c) carrier

(d) consolidator

5:What type of _______________ is in that crate?

(a) carrier

(b) waybill

(c) manifest

(d) commodity

6:How many shipments are in the _______________?

(a) commodity

(b) consolidation

(c) consignee

(d) waybill

7:How many _______________ are listed on the _______________?

(a) waybills manifest

(b) manifests waybill

(c) consignees commodity

(d) carriers cartage

8:The _______________ driver took the freight from the dock to the customer's warehouse.

(a) commodious

(b) cartage

(c) consignment

(d) commodity

FIND THE MISFIT

In each group, underline the word that does not belong with the others. Then state why it doesn't belong.

1:list, manifest, manifold, itemization
2:combination, hardening, consolidation, group
3:carriage, haulage, wheel barrow, cartage
4:signature, consignor, shipper, sender
5:consignee, co-signer, recipient, receiver
6:airline, railroad, carrier, consignment
7:accommodation, commodity, goods, material
8:waybill, transportation document, check, shipping form

USING YOUR WORDS

Use each of the following words in a sentence that demonstrates that you understand the meaning of the word.

1:consolidation
2:container
3:cartage
4:consignee
5:waybill
6:carrier
7:manifest
8:commodity
9:cargo
10:consignor



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