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College Composition Syllabus Resource & Lesson Plans Final Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is not an appeal choice discussed in the video?

Question 2 2. Rebecca is writing a research paper on the topic of cyber terrorism. She had to use both primary and secondary sources to back up her opinion. To develop her thesis she contacted a high-ranking local FBI agent who agreed to provide her with an interview. She also conducted a survey of her college to oversee their opinion on the topic. Lastly, in a Q&A session, she managed to obtain a comment from the deputy head of the NSA. She only cited the primary sources she used. Why is her paper incomplete?

Question 3 3. What does it mean to give credit to sources you use?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is true regarding topic sentences?

Question 5 5.

In the following sentence, identify the phrases that correctly modify the word 'sheep.'

Startled by the explosion, the sheep began racing around the pen, ignoring the crowds.

Question 6 6. One should focus on _____ during the outlining process.

Question 7 7. Editing for content _____, while editing for mechanics _____.

Question 8 8. Which of the following should NOT be included in a formal essay?

Question 9 9. In APA format, what is the minimum amount of information you need for citing within the text?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is an example of proper APA capitalization for the title of an authored book on the reference page?

Question 11 11. Which of the following sentences has been proofread to be completely free of grammar mistakes, spelling errors, and typos?

Question 12 12.

Why is the following sentence an idiom?

Magali was excited about the opportunities she would have if she made it into Harvard but was careful not to put the cart before the horse.

Question 13 13. Which of the following sentences is intended to encourage a response from the reader?

Question 14 14. How can writers prepare readers for new ideas?

Question 15 15. All of the following criteria are indicative of a properly-formatted MLA Works Cited page EXCEPT:

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