Stands for Question and Answer. A failure to complete a cycle of action; to fail to complete a cycle of action; to deviate from an intended course of action; questioning the preclear's answer; in auditing, it's a failure to complete a cycle of action on a preclear. (Abbr. Q&A, Q & A)
The Qualifications Division - the office taking care of quality control. Students, auditors, and pc's can receive different services here: Students and auditors are examined and they may receive cramming or special assistance. Also where students and pc's are awarded a certificate upon completion of training and auditing (see also Review).
Means omitting actions, for whatever reason, that would satisfy all demands or requirements and instead doing something superficially and accomplish less than could be achieved.