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CBASE English: Writing Processes Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A unified paragraph _____.

Question 2 2. Which of the following sentences contains a mixed sentence structure?

Question 3 3. Effective body paragraphs within an essay...

Question 4 4. What is the difference between paraphrase and summary?

Question 5 5. A vague sentence is one that _____.

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Question 6 6. Why is it important to avoid common pitfalls in academic writing?

Question 7 7. How does a writer know if the paragraph is well-developed?

Question 8 8. Why is using a full sentence outline beneficial for most standard essays?

Question 9 9. What is the best way to introduce a source in your paper?

Question 10 10. A sentence may be faulty if it is _____, even though it has both a subject and a verb and is not a run-on.

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Question 11 11. What is a good step to take when editing your paper?

Question 12 12. You can draw many of the points for your outline from _____.

Question 13 13. Why is it a good idea to avoid overly ornate sentences?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is the greatest value of using an alphanumeric outline?

Question 15 15. Which of the following effectively utilizes a transition?

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Question 16 16. What is the goal of the prewriting stage?

Question 17 17. It's important to carefully read and interpret a writing prompt because

Question 18 18. What is a complete sentence that identifies the main idea of a paragraph?

Question 19 19. When you are freewriting, you shouldn't worry about

Question 20 20. How can writers prepare readers for new ideas?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is true regarding topic sentences?

Question 22 22. True or False: You can only develop one rough draft throughout the drafting stage.

Question 23 23. The term analysis is used to define a process following the research phase across many subject matter disciplines. How is analysis applied in terms of writing an essay?

Question 24 24. An effective transitional sentence _____.

Question 25 25. What step should you take when deciding to include a source in your paper?

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Question 26 26. What is the greatest benefit of using an outline to draft an essay?

Question 27 27. A _____ sentence is a sentence that goes on and on. It needs to be stopped.

Question 28 28. Words and phrases that help carry a thought from one idea to the next are referred to as _____.

Question 29 29. Editing for content _____, while editing for mechanics _____.

Question 30 30. Which of the following is the correct order for the writing process?

CBASE English: Writing Processes Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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