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MEGA English: Methods of Research for Understanding Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. If we want news on an event that has happened in the past day, what source(s) are the best for relevant information?

Question 2 2. If you were researching the first smartphone introduced by Apple, what source would provide the most relevant information on the topic?

Question 3 3. Which step includes pulling important words or phrases from your main idea?

Question 4 4.
________
is/are careful and detailed studies for a question about the world, an issue, or a concern.

Question 5 5. Your Works Cited page should _____.

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Question 6 6. What is a secondary source?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is a secondary source?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is a benefit of print sources?

Question 9 9. The function of a secondary source is:

Question 10 10. How do you choose a side or argument?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT a part of an APA citation when citing an online scholarly journal?

Question 12 12. 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 13 13. If you're writing an argumentation essay, what kind of supporting details are especially important?

Question 14 14. Which shows the correct order of the steps to create a main question for a research project?

Question 15 15. The purpose of research in the psychology field is to:

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Question 16 16. Researchers can move between fields. For example, John Watson began his career in animal behavioral research but left it for advertisement, which would be an example of

Question 17 17. Which of the following is true about including a Works Cited page?

Question 18 18. What is the correct order to be sure your research paper answers the question?

Question 19 19. Which is NOT part of the publishing information that you should copy down from your sources?

Question 20 20. Which of the following questions can be asked to help determine if a source is a secondary source?

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Question 21 21. Why should you be careful when using online sources?

Question 22 22. What does brainstorm mean?

Question 23 23. The best secondary sources are:

Question 24 24. Which is not a reliable resource for your research?

Question 25 25. What writing skill condenses information and includes detail, while not being concerned about length?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is an example of a primary source?

Question 27 27. What steps should to be taken to ensure information is verifiable?

Question 28 28. A secondary source is:

Question 29 29. Which is not a reliable resource to find your research?

Question 30 30. What is a primary source?

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