Infosaint Module 6

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Citing Sources


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A citation is a statement in your research paper that tells?
    • A. 

      What format your paper has been written in

    • B. 

      Where you found the information so that others can find the exact item again

    • C. 

      Why that information supports your ideas

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    You don�t have to do a citation for information you get on the Web?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    A commonly used citation style is:
    • A. 

      MLA (Modern Language Association)

    • B. 

      APA (American Psychological Association)

    • C. 

      Chicago Style

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    If you summarize or paraphrase information someone else has written, you don�t have to cite it, as long as it�s not their exact words?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Plagiarism is?
    • A. 

      Presenting another author's words and ideas as your own

    • B. 

      Copying word-for-word

    • C. 

      Paraphrasing a passage without credit

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    A copyright is a set of legal rights that an author has over his/her work for a limited period of time?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    An example of public domain (not copyrighted) information is?
    • A. 

      Government publications

    • B. 

      Textbooks

    • C. 

      Student writings

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    The College of St. Joseph has a copyright policy?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    One item that must be included in any kind of citation is?
    • A. 

      The URL

    • B. 

      The volume and issue

    • C. 

      The name of the author(s)

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    Which one of these steps will help you avoid plagiarism?
    • A. 

      Use your own ideas.

    • B. 

      Use the ideas of others sparingly--only to support or reinforce your own argument.

    • C. 

      When taking notes, include complete citation information for each item you use.

    • D. 

      All of the above