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College :: Writing Essays by MariConchi
When is a paragraph considered unified?
  1. when each sentence has at least some common thread to the one next to it
  2. when each sentence relates directly to the main idea of the paragraph
  3. when all sentences are grammatically correct
  4. when each sentence says essential the same thing, but rephrased in different ways to address the needs of a diverse audience
College :: Conducting Research by MariConchi
When must you cite your source?
  1. When using a full or partial direct quote
  2. When summarizing or paraphrasing
  3. When borrowing facts that are not common knowledge
  4. All of the above
College :: Conducting Research by MariConchi
College :: Conducting Research by MariConchi
What is wrong with the following citation? Jupiter, Janie and Suellen Powers. The Nitty Gritty Lit Book. New York: Banter Press, 1991.
  1. The title should be underlined or italicized.
  2. Initials should be used for the authors' names.
  3. Page numbers need to be listed for a book.
  4. Instead of a colon, there should be a comma.
College :: Conducting Research by MariConchi
How do I format the works cited pages?
  1. The first line of each source should be flush against the left side, while the second line (if any) should be hanging indented. The entire page should be double spaced.
  2. All lines of each source should be flush against the left side. The entire page should be double spaced.
  3. All lines of each source should be centered and single spaced.
  4. The first line of each source should be flush against the left side, while the second line should be indented one-half inch. There should be two spaces between each entry, the entries themselves are single spaced.
College :: Conducting Research by MariConchi
What should I do if no author is given for the work I am citing?
  1. Omit the author's name and list only the page number.
  2. Use "anonymous" in place of the author's name.
  3. Use the year of publication in place of the author's name.
  4. Use an abbreviated form of the title in place of the author's name.
College :: Conducting Research by MariConchi
If I want to add or omit information from a quotation, how do I do that?
  1. Add or omit without marking your changes because readers can go to the source if they really want to see the original.
  2. Use parentheses ( ) around the information you add and ellipses (...) for information you omit.
  3. Bold the information you add, and insert ellipses (...) for information you omit.
  4. Use brackets [ ] around the information you add and ellipses for information you omit.
College :: Conducting Research by MariConchi
How should I structure a block quotation?
  1. Indent the left side of the first line only, single-space the quotation, and include the in-text citation at the end.
  2. Indent the left side of all lines, double-space the quotation, and include the in-text citation at the end.
  3. Indent both sides of all lines, double-space the quotation, and leave out the in-text citation.
  4. Indent both sides of all lines, single-space the quotation, and include the in-text citation at the end.
College :: Writing Essays by MariConchi
A well developed paragraph will always contain:
  1. a high-level diction
  2. necessary support
  3. sufficient transitions
  4. impeccable grammar
College :: Vocabulary by Jessica_Swift
Catalyst means
  1. someone or something that causes something to happen or change
  2. relating to the mind
  3. a closed container with selected living plants and sometimes small animals are kept and observed
  4. a great, often sudden calamity
College :: Vocabulary by Jessica_Swift
Demoralize means
  1. to read or obscure or illegible matter
  2. to undermine confidence or morale
  3. something or someone that speaks ill of
  4. a great, often sudden calamity
College :: Vocabulary by Jessica_Swift
Decipher means
  1. to read or obscure or illegible matter
  2. something or someone that speaks ill of
  3. someone or something that causes something to happen or change
  4. to undermine confidence or morale
College :: Vocabulary by Jessica_Swift
Intramural means
  1. Intrastate = relating to or existing within the boundaries of the state
  2. existing or carried on within the bounds of an institution, especially a school
  3. Interpersonal = of or relating to the interactions between individuals
  4. Interval = a space between two objects
College :: Vocabulary by Jessica_Swift
Terrarium means
  1. a room, gallery exposed to the sun
  2. relating to the mind
  3. a closed container with selected living plants and sometimes small animals are kept and observed
  4. affecting only one side
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