Using Source Materials in English: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is a bibliographic entry for a magazine article?

Question 2 2. How should references be listed in the APA reference list?

Question 3 3. What is a distinct characteristic of reference page entries that is essential to preserving the APA format?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is NOT a part of the bibliographic entry of a book?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is true about including a Works Cited page?

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Question 6 6. What is a bibliography?

Question 7 7. A reader can clearly see where one Works Cited entry ends and the next begins because

Question 8 8. Do you need to cite a source when paraphrasing information using your own words?

Question 9 9.

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 10 10. On your Works Cited page, your sources

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Question 11 11.

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

Question 13 13. What does MLA stand for?

Question 14 14. Which of the following BEST describes an annotated bibliography?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is a reason citations and bibliographies are important?

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Question 16 16. In both APA or MLA format, what information regarding publication date is needed in the reference page?

Question 17 17. Which of the following separates a title and subtitle in APA formatting?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is the proper reference page APA citation for the book The Spellbinder's Gift by Og Mandino?

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

Question 20 20. What are the two most common formats used for citing sources in academic writing?

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Question 21 21. Which edition of a revised book should you put in your reference page?

Question 22 22. What does the volume number reference on a magazine?

Question 23 23. Where should your bibliography appear?

Question 24 24. 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 25 25. Which of the following is NOT a part of an APA citation when citing an online scholarly journal?

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Question 26 26. Why is use of the Digital Object Identifier (DOI) preferred by those who use APA style citations?

Question 27 27. Which of the following areas is the last step in your writing process?

Question 28 28. In APA format, what is the minimum amount of information you need for citing within the text?

Question 29 29. Your Works Cited page should _____.

Question 30 30. Which of the following is the correct way of citing a revised book?

Using Source Materials in English: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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