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Conduct Research Projects: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.11-12.7 Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

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Question 1 1. The issue of fake news has been a hot topic since the presidential election of 2016. What should you look for when searching for unbiased coverage of any story?

Question 2 2. If we want news on an event that has happened in the past day, what source(s) are the best for relevant information?

Question 3 3. Which aspect of a source suggests that it should NOT be used as part of academic research?

Question 4 4. Where can the most trusted online sources be found?

Question 5 5. What does brainstorm mean?

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Question 6 6. Why do you need to evaluate your information before creating a main question?

Question 7 7. How does a reader feel confident that the information in a source is reliable?

Question 8 8. Which is NOT a graphic organizer?

Question 9 9. Which step includes pulling important words or phrases from your main idea?

Question 10 10. Which step should come after analyzing the question?

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Question 11 11. Which could be an extension activity for your research project?

Question 12 12. Which research material can be found in library databases such as EBSCO?

Question 13 13. What would be considered as an example of an author's credentials?

Question 14 14. Which is NOT part of the publishing information that you should copy down from your sources?

Question 15 15. What differentiates academic journal articles from magazines?

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Question 16 16. What is a main question for a research project?

Question 17 17. What is a potential resource for statistics?

Question 18 18. What will a graphic organizer help you do?

Question 19 19. Which is not a reliable resource for your research?

Question 20 20. Which shows the correct order of the steps to create a main question for a research project?

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Question 21 21. What is the correct order to be sure your research paper answers the question?

Question 22 22. What steps should be taken to ensure information is verifiable?

Question 23 23. For which type(s) of reference materials does Google News have indexes?

Question 24 24. What are browser searches, blogs and Wikis best used for in research?

Question 25 25. Which is not a reliable resource to find your research?

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Question 26 26. Why is the information on a Wiki not always reliable?

Question 27 27. When writing a research paper to answer a specific question, how do you choose a side or argument to use in your paper?

Question 28 28. What step comes directly before creating the main question for a research project?

Question 29 29. What is the most important first step when planning a research paper?

Question 30 30. If you were researching the first smartphone introduced by Apple, what source would provide the most relevant information on the topic?

Conduct Research Projects: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.11-12.7 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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