How to Make a Works Cited Page


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Your Works Cited page should _____.

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

2. When writing a paper, a student finds a really great paragraph in a book he is reading. Since this paragraph would help support the student's thesis statement he incorporates it into his paper, but changes three of the words. Is this plagiarism?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Works cited pages are essential to any academic writing, and this quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of the requirements of a works cited page, the process of creating one, and the principals relating to them. Some things you'll be assessed on include works cited page content, formatting, and organization.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on:

  • What to include in a works cited page
  • Where to put it in your paper
  • How to organize the page
  • When it is required
  • How to format a works cited page

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about creating and organizing works cited pages
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding when a works cited page is required
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding all of the pieces that are necessary in works cited pages and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

To learn more about works cited pages, review the accompanying lesson on Making a Works Cited Page. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Avoiding plagiarism
  • Inserting in-text citations
  • Constructing works cited entries
  • Presenting entries on the page