Writing a patent application (Page 9 of 9)

    Quiz — Writing a patent application

    1. A claim is
      • your formal request for a patent

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      • a statement which defines the scope of your patent protection

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      • referred to in the description

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    2. An abstract is
      • a detailed description of one element of your patent

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      • a figurative drawing of your invention

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      • a short summary of your invention

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    3. The description
      • is easier to write once the drawings are done

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      • should start with detailed information

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      • should be written after you finish writing the claims

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    4. Your application should
      • be bilingual

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      • follow the formatting rules

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      • not include the abstract

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