AP English: Using Source Materials Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A Works Cited entry for a book would include

Question 2 2. Which of the following is NOT a part of an APA citation when citing an online scholarly journal?

Question 3 3. Which edition of a revised book should you put in your reference page?

Question 4 4. There are a variety of reasons why an author may choose to include a bibliography with their work; all of the following are reasons to write a bibliography except

Question 5 5. Which of the following is true about including a Works Cited page?

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Question 6 6. In a footnote, what is the size of the footnote number?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is the correct way of citing a revised book?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is the correct APA format for citing the date a journal source was published?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT a part of the bibliographic entry of a book?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is a reason citations and bibliographies are important?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT a part of a reference for an edited book?

Question 12 12. How should references be listed in the APA reference list?

Question 13 13. What is the most common type of online reference that is used in academic writing?

Question 14 14. Which of the following media can journal articles come in?

Question 15 15. Do you need to cite a source when paraphrasing information using your own words?

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Question 16 16. 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 17 17. All of the following criteria are indicative of a properly-formatted MLA Works Cited page EXCEPT:

Question 18 18. Your Works Cited page should _____.

Question 19 19. Which answer choice correctly shows a magazine citation in APA format?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is NOT used when referencing an authored book?

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Question 21 21. What does the volume number reference on a magazine?

Question 22 22. What is an in-text citation?

Question 23 23. 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 24 24. The initials CMS stands for:

Question 25 25. Peter is referencing a study in the Journal of Anthropology for his History 102 paper. Why is this an example of a secondary source?

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Question 26 26. On your Works Cited page, your sources

Question 27 27. Which of the following is an example of proper APA capitalization for the title of an authored book?

Question 28 28. Why is use of the Digital Object Identifier (DOI) preferred by those who use APA style citations?

Question 29 29. When directly quoting a source with three or more authors for the first time, what should the in-text citation include?

Question 30 30. Why is it important to consult a recent MLA style guide before you begin formatting your paper?

AP English: Using Source Materials Chapter Exam Instructions

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