Using Source Materials: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is NOT a standard formatting requirement for an MLA-style paper?

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. What does it mean to plagiarize?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is the proper reference page APA citation for the book The Spellbinder's Gift by Og Mandino?

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Question 6 6. 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 7 7. 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 8 8. 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 9 9. Why do some individuals prefer the CMS style?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT included in a reference page citation?

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Question 11 11. In a footnote, what is the size of the footnote number?

Question 12 12. In both APA or MLA format, what information regarding publication date is needed in the reference page?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is an example of proper APA capitalization for the title of an authored book on the reference page?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is true about including a Works Cited page?

Question 15 15. Why is use of the Digital Object Identifier (DOI) preferred by those who use APA style citations?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is a reason citations and bibliographies are important?

Question 17 17. Which of the following media can journal articles come in?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT a part of a reference for an edited book?

Question 19 19. Which of the following separates a title and subtitle in APA formatting?

Question 20 20.

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 21 21.

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 22 22. A student turns in a well-written research paper that includes ideas borrowed from five different sources, but the student forgets to include any in-text citations. This student has _____.

Question 23 23. What is an in-text citation?

Question 24 24. What does the volume number reference on a magazine?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is the correct APA format for citing the date a journal source was published?

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Question 26 26. What should the margins of the paper be in CMS?

Question 27 27. A Works Cited entry for a book would include

Question 28 28. Which of the following would NOT be used when citing a journal article using MLA formatting?

Question 29 29. Which of the following is NOT used when referencing an authored book?

Question 30 30. Which of the following BEST describes an annotated bibliography?

Using Source Materials: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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