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Quiz for Chapter Twelve

Student Self-Grading Multiple Choice

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1. Proper citation can benefit the writer by ________.

a) establishing credibility
b) allowing the reader to verify sources
c) enlarging on a matter
d) All of the above

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2. APA style is commonly used in ________.

a) English
b) Psychology
c) Philosophy
d) Religion

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3. MLA style is commonly used in ________.

a) English
b) Psychology
c) Education
d) Business

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4. APA style includes a(n) ________.

a) references page
b) works cited page
c) APA page
d) bibliography

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5. In APA style, if no date of publication is provided the writer should replace the date with ________.

a) n.g. in parentheses
b) n.d in parentheses
c) nothing
d) None of the above

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6. MLA style includes a ________.

a) references page
b) works cited page
c) sources page
d) bibliography

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7. Which of the following descriptors is usually the last element in a works cited entry?

a) Author
b) Title of work
c) Publisher
d) Medium of publication

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8. In MLA, a work by two or more authors requires ________.

a) only the first name to be inverted
b) only the first two names to be inverted
c) all names to be inverted
d) None of the above

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9. MLA allows which of the following for informational use?

a) Endnotes
b) Footnotes
c) Both a and b
d) None of the above

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Short Answer Questions

10. Proper citation allows the writer to protect themselves from ______________.

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11. Proper citation allows the writer to indicate where his or her work fits into other works in the ______________.

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12. Most citation styles include the year of ______________.

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13. MLA stands for Modern Languages ______________.

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14. APA in-text citation uses author and ______________.

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15. MLA is most commonly used in the ______________.

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16. APA stands for the American ______________ Association..

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17. MLA in-text citation is ______________.

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18. In MLA, if a quotation is four or more typed lines the writer should use ______________ format.

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19. In MLA style, the writer should not use a ______________ to separate name and page number.

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20. APA style is commonly used in disciplines such as ______________, ______________ and ______________, whereas MLA style commonly is used in ______________ , ______________ and ______________.

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21. APA style is commonly used in the ______________ sciences, whereas MLA style is commonly used in the ______________.

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