Enc 91 Semester-to-date Summary

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Enc 91 Semester-to-date Summary - Quiz

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  • 1. 
    One of the methods writers can use to generate ideas is to _____________.
    • A. 

      Watch television

    • B. 

      Cluster

    • C. 

      Journal

    • D. 

      B and C

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    The sentence that provides the topic of the paragraph is the ___________.
    • A. 

      Thesis

    • B. 

      Summary sentence

    • C. 

      Topic sentence

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    The introduction to an essay attracts the readers attention, includes the thesis and __________.
    • A. 

      Is a pain to write

    • B. 

      Shows the reader organization

    • C. 

      Isn't necessary to have

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    Which part of the essay restates the thesis and summarizes the topic?
    • A. 

      The Introduction

    • B. 

      The Support Paragraph

    • C. 

      The Thesis Paragraph

    • D. 

      The Conclusion

  • 5. 
    It is important for an essay to have _____ so that the reader isn't thrown off by unnecessary details.
    • A. 

      Unity

    • B. 

      Words

    • C. 

      Sentences

    • D. 

      Correct spelling

  • 6. 
    The three ways to organize an essay are spatially, chronologically and ______.
    • A. 

      Whatever way the writer wants

    • B. 

      Order of importance

    • C. 

      Whichever sounds best

    • D. 

      Logically

  • 7. 
    Words that help the reader move from one topic to another are called _______.
    • A. 

      Hooks

    • B. 

      Links

    • C. 

      Bridges

    • D. 

      Transitions

  • 8. 
    Two complete sentences that are joined together with only a comma is called a __________.
    • A. 

      Fragment

    • B. 

      Screw-Up

    • C. 

      Conjunction

    • D. 

      Comma splice

  • 9. 
    An incomplete sentence is called a _______.
    • A. 

      Comma splice

    • B. 

      Fragment

    • C. 

      Pronoun

    • D. 

      Comma

  • 10. 
    Read this sentence and select the choice that describes its error. Daryl plans to spend his vacation reading, watching television and he wants to sleep in as much as possible.
    • A. 

      Faulty Parallelism

    • B. 

      Fragment

    • C. 

      Pronoun Disagreement

    • D. 

      Comma splice

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