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GRE Analytical Writing - Editing Your Essay: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following sentences has been proofread to be completely free of grammar mistakes, spelling errors, and typos?

Question 2 2. As you work on editing and improving the content of an essay that you've written, which of the following considerations is NOT important?

Question 3 3. Maggie has written an essay that is going to be published in a peer-reviewed journal. She struggles with proofreading her own material because her mind tends to wander when she reads her essays aloud to herself. What is another type of proofreading strategy that Maggie could use?

Question 4 4. If you discover that one of your body paragraphs has gone off track and doesn't support your thesis, you should _____.

Question 5 5. Why is it important to proofread your essay?

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Question 6 6. When you try to improve your thesis statement, you should _____.

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT an example of a heterograph?

Question 8 8. Outlining the major points from your essay after writing the essay can help you _____.

Question 9 9. The last step in the editing process is known as _____, which involves carefully reading over a document for the purpose of finding any errors in grammar, spelling, punctuation, or formatting that need to be corrected.

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT included in the general rules of self-editing?

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Question 11 11. Editing for content _____, while editing for mechanics _____.

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT a suggested proofreading strategy?

Question 13 13. If you find that you've written more of a descriptive essay when you meant to write a persuasive essay, you should _____.

GRE Analytical Writing - Editing Your Essay: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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