Using Source Materials - AP English: Homeschool Curriculum Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is NOT a part of an APA citation when citing an online scholarly journal?

Question 2 2. In APA format, what is the minimum amount of information you need for citing within the text?

Question 3 3. Why may a journal be more credible if it has a peer review system?

Question 4 4. 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 5 5. What is the most common type of online reference that is used in academic writing?

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Question 6 6. What does MLA stand for?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT included in a reference page citation?

Question 8 8. 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?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is a reason citations and bibliographies are important?

Question 10 10.

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?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is the correct APA format for citing the date a journal source was published?

Question 12 12. What is a distinct characteristic of reference page entries that is essential to preserving the APA format?

Question 13 13. 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 14 14. Which of the following is an important step to remember when using the new-found knowledge from your reference material?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is true about including a Works Cited page?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following BEST describes an annotated bibliography?

Question 17 17. Which answer choice correctly shows a magazine citation in APA format?

Question 18 18. What does it mean to plagiarize?

Question 19 19. Why is it important to consult a recent MLA style guide before you begin formatting your paper?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is NOT a part of a reference for an edited book?

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Question 21 21. When directly quoting a source with three or more authors for the first time, what should the in-text citation include?

Question 22 22. Which of the following areas is the last step in your writing process?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is NOT a standard formatting requirement for an MLA-style paper?

Question 24 24. Why is use of the Digital Object Identifier (DOI) preferred by those who use APA style citations?

Question 25 25. Which of the following media can journal articles come in?

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Question 26 26. What is an in-text citation?

Question 27 27. Which of the following would NOT be used when citing a journal article using MLA formatting?

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

Question 29 29. All of the following criteria are indicative of a properly-formatted MLA Works Cited page EXCEPT:

Question 30 30. Which of the following is the proper reference page APA citation for the book The Spellbinder's Gift by Og Mandino?

Using Source Materials - AP English: Homeschool Curriculum Chapter Exam Instructions

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