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Language & Style: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.9-10.3 Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which edition of a revised book should you put in your reference page?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is NOT a part of a reference for an edited book?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is NOT a standard formatting requirement for an MLA-style paper?

Question 4 4. 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 5 5. Why do some individuals prefer the CMS style?

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Question 6 6. What should the margins of the paper be in CMS?

Question 7 7. The initials CMS stands for:

Question 8 8. What does the volume number reference on a magazine?

Question 9 9. What does MLA stand for?

Question 10 10. Why may a journal be more credible if it has a peer review system?

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Question 11 11. In APA format, what is the minimum amount of information you need for citing within the text?

Question 12 12. All of the following criteria are indicative of a properly-formatted MLA Works Cited page EXCEPT:

Question 13 13. Which of the following best defines a primary source?

Question 14 14.

Consider the following: This argument was emphasized by Thompson (1992:12).

Why is this NOT a correct way to format an MLA in-text citation, and how should it be properly cited?

Question 15 15. 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

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Question 16 16. Why is it important to consult a recent MLA style guide before you begin formatting your paper?

Question 17 17. What is an in-text citation?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT used when referencing an authored book?

Question 19 19. What information should ALWAYS be found in an in-text citation?

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

Question 22 22. How should references be listed in the APA reference list?

Question 23 23. Which of the following separates a title and subtitle in APA formatting?

Question 24 24. What should you do if you find two sources that don't agree with each other when it comes to definitions or statistics you need for your essay?

Question 25 25. Jane is writing an essay for her English 101 course. She has a lot of arguments in mind and she is trying to select which sources she should use. Which of the following would be the MOST reputable source?

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Question 26 26. What does it mean to plagiarize?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is NOT a part of an APA citation when citing an online scholarly journal?

Question 28 28. On your Works Cited page, your sources

Question 29 29. 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 30 30. Which answer choice correctly shows a magazine citation in APA format?

Language & Style: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.9-10.3 Chapter Exam Instructions

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