NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
ERIC Number: EJ227697
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Readability of Brochures Produced by State of Florida.
Christ, William G.; Pharr, Paula
Journalism Quarterly, v57 n1 p159-60 Spr 1980
A study of the readability of governmental pamphlets produced by the State of Florida, based on the use of the Flesch Reading Ease Formula and the Dale-Chall Formula, suggests that if a seventh or eighth grade readability level is considered an appropriate standard for public information brochures, the brochures tested may be too complex stylistically. (GT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Florida