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Essay Basics in AP English - Conventions in Essay Writing: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Where is the information found on the demographics of participants in a study?

Question 2 2. Inductive reasoning involves _____

Question 3 3. Which of the following is NOT a suggested way to make sure your sentences are clear and easy to understand?

Question 4 4. All of the following are complex sentences EXCEPT:

Question 5 5. As you evaluate the effectiveness of a piece of deductive reasoning, you should first look for _____

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Question 6 6. The art of rhetoric is _____

Question 7 7.

Consider the following paragraph:

I always vote for the National Party candidate in gubernatorial elections. This year, Sally Smith is the National Party candidate for governor, so I will vote for Sally Smith for governor this year.

Which type of reasoning is displayed in this paragraph?

Question 8 8. How would an emotional appeal be made?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is not an appeal choice discussed in the video?

Question 10 10. How can writing an outline before writing a response to an essay question be helpful?

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Question 11 11.

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

All of these mixed chocolates are delicious!

Question 12 12.

How can the following mixed structure sentence be corrected?

''The instructor she taught us how to punctuate sentences correctly.''

Question 13 13. If a person begins an essay by pointing out they are a researcher who has been studying this particular field for the past 18 years, what form of appeal is he or she making?

Question 14 14. A deductive pattern is more common than an inductive pattern in student writing because _____

Question 15 15. How can you go about staying on track while writing an essay?

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Question 16 16. It is BEST to use a simple sentence structure in your essay when _____.

Question 17 17. Which of the following sentences is NOT written with simple subject-verb construction?

Question 18 18.

Why is the following sentence an idiom?

Magali was excited about the opportunities she would have if she made it into Harvard but was careful not to put the cart before the horse.

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. How does a sentence fragment create confusion for the reader?

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Question 21 21. Common purposes in academic writing include:

Question 22 22.

How can the following mixed structure sentence be corrected?

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

Question 23 23. One way to check that you have written a clear sentence is to:

Question 24 24. It's a good idea to develop a one-sentence response to essay questions because

Question 25 25. Which of the following statements is NOT a way to improve sentence structure?

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Question 26 26.

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

Doing what you love will make you happier.

Question 27 27. 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?

Question 28 28. Why would an author use Ethos to appeal to his audience?

Question 29 29. It's a good idea to write fully developed paragraphs because

Question 30 30. Why is it important to know your reader's position with respect to yourself?

Essay Basics in AP English - Conventions in Essay Writing: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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