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AEPA Middle Grades ELA: Writing Research & Citation Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. When writing a paper, how do you go about making the reference material you've used your own?

Question 2 2. What is a potential resource for statistics?

Question 3 3. In a footnote, what is the size of the footnote number?

Question 4 4. Implying or inferring certain recommendations is the ability to do what?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is an important step to remember when using the new-found knowledge from your reference material?

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Question 6 6. Jane is writing an essay for her English 101 course. She has a lot of arguments in mind and she is trying to select which sources she should use. Which of the following would be the MOST reputable source?

Question 7 7. In both APA or MLA format, which of the following pieces of information is NOT needed when adding an entry to the reference page?

Question 8 8. What differentiates academic journal articles from magazines?

Question 9 9. When directly quoting a source with three or more authors for the first time, what should the in-text citation include?

Question 10 10. Do you need to cite a source when paraphrasing information using your own words?

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Question 11 11. Why do some individuals prefer the CMS style?

Question 12 12. While doing her research, Sally came across documents that included things like the original results of an experiment, eye witness accounts of an event, and legal documents. What kinds of documents did Sally find?

Question 13 13. All of these are qualities you should expect in an academic source EXCEPT _____.

Question 14 14. If you are writing a paper in APA style, and you need to cite information from an online article with no author or article title, your in-text citation should include _____.

Question 15 15. For which type(s) of reference materials does Google News have indexes?

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Question 16 16. Why is it important to consult a recent MLA style guide before you begin formatting your paper?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is a form of secondary research?

Question 18 18. You're writing a senior thesis on special education and need to find quality academic sources. Where would be the BEST place to find them?

Question 19 19. Which of the following areas is the last step in your writing process?

Question 20 20. Bill completed both qualitative and quantitative research, analyzed the data, and interpreted his findings. What is Bill now ready to do?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following media can journal articles come in?

Question 22 22. What does it mean to plagiarize?

Question 23 23. Linda found several journal articles about scientific experiments that produced statistically significant findings. Because of this, Linda can conclude:

Question 24 24. Which of the following is NOT included in a reference page citation?

Question 25 25. When checking for plagiarism, what is the purpose of searching a piece of information in a search engine?

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Question 26 26. For her research project, Jerri interviewed ten people asking them the same open-ended questions. What type of research did Jerri engage in?

Question 27 27. What should be included in the References page for an online source?

Question 28 28. What is the most important first step when planning a research paper?

Question 29 29. What piece of information can usually be found on the cover of a book that is necessary to know when completing the reference page?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT a part of a reference for an edited book?

AEPA Middle Grades ELA: Writing Research & Citation Chapter Exam Instructions

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