AP English - Essay Conventions: Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1.

Identify the type of idiom or phrasal verb used in the sentence that follows:

Dracula honestly hoped he'd never run into Van Helsing again.

Question 2 2. Which of the following does NOT add tone and voice to your writing?

Question 3 3. If you can't come up with an original idea while writing an essay _____

Question 4 4. One way to check that you have written a clear sentence is to:

Question 5 5. Unity of content and form means _____

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Question 6 6. How can writing an outline before writing a response to an essay question be helpful?

Question 7 7.

Please select what type of faulty comparison error, if any, is in the sentence that follows:

Desiree likes chocolate milkshakes more than her brother Desmond.

Question 8 8. In which of the following scenarios is giving a brief response NOT ideal?

Question 9 9. Which of the following list of words are transitional words?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is an example of a compound-complex sentence?

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Question 11 11.

How do you change this sentence from passive voice to active voice?

The bloody space battle was fought mostly by children.

Question 12 12. Deductive reasoning involves _____

Question 13 13.

Identify the type of idiom or phrasal verb used in the sentence that follows:

Albert was surprised he didn't pass out from the blood loss; apparently, he really was becoming a werewolf.

Question 14 14. One of the things that is NOT important when it comes to writing well is _____

Question 15 15. Key terms in an essay question might include

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Question 16 16.

How can the following mixed structure sentence be corrected?

''From looking at the textbook helped me understand my mistakes.''

Question 17 17. To write for your audience, you should consider _____

Question 18 18. Why should you care about your reader's perspective on an issue when you write?

Question 19 19. When you think about what level of knowledge your reader has about your topic, you should consider which of the following criteria?

Question 20 20.

Identify the error in the following sentence that makes it unclear:

All of these mixed chocolates are delicious!

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Question 21 21. As you evaluate the effectiveness of a piece of deductive reasoning, you should first look for _____

Question 22 22. How would an emotional appeal be made?

Question 23 23. 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 24 24. What should you do if you find two sources that don't agree with each other when it comes to definitions or statistics you need for your essay?

Question 25 25. You have completed the steps to organizing a great argument and are ready to write the essay. Which of the following should you AVOID doing while writing the piece?

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Question 26 26. How is tone conveyed in a piece of writing?

Question 27 27. Which of the following sentences is intended to encourage a response from the reader?

Question 28 28. What should you consider to ensure that you're writing effectively for your audience?

Question 29 29. Which of the following statements is NOT a way to improve sentence structure?

Question 30 30. To ensure that a paragraph is clear and easy to understand,

AP English - Essay Conventions: Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

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