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Gather Relevant Information: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.11-12.8 Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. 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 2 2. Which of the following BEST describes an annotated bibliography?

Question 3 3. 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 4 4. What is a bibliography?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is a bibliographic entry for a magazine article?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is the proper reference page APA citation for the book The Spellbinder's Gift by Og Mandino?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT a part of an APA citation when citing an online scholarly journal?

Question 8 8.

You are writing a paper, and you include the following sentence: Economists Bradford and Austin assert, 'The stock market should make a huge recovery in the coming year' (2013).

The sentence includes information quoted from a book with two authors. What do you need to do to make your in-text citation correct, if you are using APA style?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT a question to ask yourself for determining if you need to cite a source?

Question 10 10. A Works Cited entry for a book would include

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Question 11 11. When directly quoting a source with three or more authors for the first time, what should the in-text citation include?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT used when referencing an authored book?

Question 13 13. Peter is referencing a study in the Journal of Anthropology for his History 102 paper. Why is this an example of a secondary source?

Question 14 14. How should references be listed in the APA reference list?

Question 15 15. In a footnote, what is the size of the footnote number?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is the correct APA format for citing the date a journal source was published?

Question 17 17. The initials CMS stands for:

Question 18 18. What is an in-text citation?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is NOT a part of a reference for an edited book?

Question 20 20. What is a distinct characteristic of reference page entries that is essential to preserving the APA format?

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Question 21 21. On your Works Cited page, your sources

Question 22 22. Jane is writing her first essay in college and needs to list a journal article written by B. Thomas, C. Derek, D. Ertz, E. Franics, F. Gnantz, and Z. Smith. B. Thomas is the first author and the article was published in 2008. How should she write the reference in-text?

Question 23 23. What is the most common type of online reference that is used in academic writing?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is a reason citations and bibliographies are important?

Question 25 25. What information should ALWAYS be found in an in-text citation?

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Question 26 26. In both APA or MLA format, which of the following pieces of information is NOT needed when adding an entry to the reference page?

Question 27 27. Where should your bibliography appear?

Question 28 28. What piece of information can usually be found on the cover of a book that is necessary to know when completing the reference page?

Question 29 29. Why do some individuals prefer the CMS style?

Question 30 30. Which answer choice correctly shows a magazine citation in APA format?

Gather Relevant Information: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.11-12.8 Chapter Exam Instructions

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