Evaluating Print & Electronic Sources for Research Projects


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When working on a research project, which is a better source to use: a print source or a Web source?

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1. Which of the following is a print source?

2. When evaluating the reliability of sources, what does AAOCC stand for?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Students can use these assessments to test their understanding of evaluating resources for research projects. These tools will ask questions about the types of sources and how to check their validity.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The assessments will challenge students to answer questions on material such as:

  • Differences between print and web sources
  • Types of print sources
  • The meaning of AAOCC
  • How sources should be checked for legitimacy

Skills Practiced

The quiz/worksheet will help students improve these skills:

  • Reading comprehension - read and pull the most important information from the related lesson on evaluating resources
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast print and web sources
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding AAOCC and its use
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about how to ensure sources are useable and valid

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, take a peek at the accompanying lesson, Evaluating Print & Electronic Sources for Research Projects. It will help you achieve these goals and objectives:

  • Define print and web sources
  • Identify examples of print and web sources
  • Understand how to evaluate sources
  • Differentiate between print and web sources