Enc 1101 Final Exam

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Enc 1101 Final Exam

This a 50-item multiple choice true/false exam that is worth 50 points and will cover the objectives learned throughout the course.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Review Paul Robert's How to say Nothing in 500 Words then answer the following question. Which of the following is NOT a definitive tip for effective writing?
    • A. 

      Avoid the obvious content

    • B. 

      Get rid of obvious padding

    • C. 

      Take the popular side

    • D. 

      Call a fool a fool

  • 2. 
    True or false: Pre-writing is the first step in the writing process.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Review Allyn & Bacon Chapter 1 pp.4-23 then answer the following question. Which choice below is a distinction of open form writing?
    • A. 

      Unified and coherent paragraphs

    • B. 

      Reader is held in suspense

    • C. 

      No single summarizable thesis

    • D. 

      Sustained development of that thesis without digressions

  • 4. 
    Review Allyn & Bacon Chapter 1 pp. 4-23 and then answer the following question. Which of the following is NOT a question you should ask yourself when you analyze your audience?
    • A. 

      What are my readers' motives for reading?

    • B. 

      Do my readers have more or less expertise than I have, or about the same expertise?

    • C. 

      What are the readers' attitudes toward my thesis?

    • D. 

      Is my thesis important to not only my reader but me?

  • 5. 
    Review Allyn & Bacon Chapter 2 pp. 24-45 then answer the following questions. True or False: When you "wallow in complexity" you look to answer the thesis in more than one way.
    • A. 

      False

    • B. 

      True

  • 6. 
    Review the video Developing a Good Research Question then answer the following question. Which of the following choices is one of the six pitfalls of writing a good research question?
    • A. 

      Your question narrows in on a topic

    • B. 

      Your question has a divided purpose or multiple parts

    • C. 

      Your question allows room for lots of research

    • D. 

      Your question focuses on a single clear issue

  • 7. 
    Review the MLA Format Video and then answer the following question. True or False: In order to have proper MLA format on the first page your header should be in the following order; You Name, Teacher's Name, Date.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Review the Research Therapy: What's Annotated Bibliography video and then answer the following question. When creating an annotated bibliography your annotations should be how long and discuss what?
    • A. 

      A page long discussing why you picked this source

    • B. 

      Two to three sentences long and critically evaluate the work

    • C. 

      Seven sentences long discussing why you used this source in your paper

    • D. 

      Four to Six sentences long and critically evaluate the work

  • 9. 
    Review these sources Library Services and Navigating the Research Process in order to help you answer the following question. Where do you go to get books, papers or articles for a paper or project?
    • A. 

      Circulation desk

    • B. 

      The Reference desk

    • C. 

      The computers

    • D. 

      There is no place to go you find them yourself

  • 10. 
    Review these sources Library Services and Navigating the Research Process in order to help you answer the following question. True or False: If you would like to receive help from a Librarian on your research process you can only schedule an appointment with them.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Review these sources Library Services and Navigating the Research Process to help you answer the following question. If you want to find articles on a broad and non- major specific topic where do you go?
    • A. 

      Databases

    • B. 

      Video Collections

    • C. 

      Multi-Subject Databases

    • D. 

      Databases A-Z

  • 12. 
    Review the Google Scholar Video to help you answer the following question. True or False: Google Scholar is the same as using Google except you will be linked to sources more appropriate for writing a scholarly paper.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Review Allyn & Bacon Chapter 6 pp.128-170 then answer the following question. Which of following below should be included in the introduction paragraph of an exploratory paper?
    • A. 

      Wraps up your intellectual journey and explains where you are now in your thinking

    • B. 

      Provides rhetorical context and information about the source

    • C. 

      Offers your strong response to the source

    • D. 

      Presents relevant background

  • 14. 
    Review Allyn & Bacon Chapter 6 pp. 128-170 then answer the following question. True or False: The key to effective exploratory writing is to create tension between alternative views.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Review Allyn & Bacon Chapter 6 pp. 128-170 and then answer the following question. The first step in writing an exploratory paper is?
    • A. 

      Choosing a question, problem, or issue that truly perplexes you

    • B. 

      Doing research on your topic

    • C. 

      Write a first draft of your introduction

    • D. 

      Reproduce the research and thinking process

  • 16. 
    Review Allyn & Bacon Chapter 6 pp. 128-170 to help you answer the following question. Which of the following elements should NOT be included in the body paragraph of an exploratory paper?
    • A. 

      Offers your strong response to this source

    • B. 

      Talks about what this source contributes to your understanding of your question

    • C. 

      Shows why you are interested in the source

    • D. 

      Provides rhetorical context and information about the source

  • 17. 
    Review Allyn & Bacon Chapter 6 pp. 128-170 and then answer the following question. True or False: Your conclusion should present your current answer to your question based on all that you have read and researched so far.
    • A. 

      False

    • B. 

      True

  • 18. 
    Use the link to Academic Behavior Standards Policy to help you answer the following question. Which of the following is not an academic or disciplinary action used when a student is caught cheating or plagiarizing?
    • A. 

      Counseling

    • B. 

      Be charged a fine

    • C. 

      Removal of the offender from the course

    • D. 

      Loss of credit on a specific assignment

  • 19. 
    Review Allyn & Bacon Chapter 13 pp. 348-353 and then answer the following question. Which of the following is NOT a misuse of a source?
    • A. 

      Indicates use of all sources through attribution, in-text citation, and an end-of-paper list of work cited page

    • B. 

      Misunderstands the conventions for using sources in academic writing

    • C. 

      Paraphrases a source to closely to the original writing

    • D. 

      In-text citation but fails to use quotation marks or block indentation

  • 20. 
    Use the Flip book on SQ3R to help you answer the following question. When utilizing the SQ3R method you are doing what?
    • A. 

      Scan, Question, Read, Recall, Remember

    • B. 

      Survey, Question, Re-examine, Review, Remember

    • C. 

      Scan, Question, Read, Recall, Review

    • D. 

      Survey, Question, Re-evaluate, Remember, Recall

  • 21. 
    Review Allyn & Bacon Chapter 7 pp. 152-170 and then answer the following question. What is the surprising reversal pattern?
    • A. 

      Pushing your viewpoint in everyone's face

    • B. 

      Hooks the reader on your beliefs

    • C. 

      Showing how your viewpoint is the only viewpoint on the topic

    • D. 

      Showing people who hold a differing view that your view is/also correct

  • 22. 
    Review Allyn & Bacon Chapter 7 pp. 152-170 and then answer the following question. Which of the following should be included in the introduction of an informative and surprising essay?
    • A. 

      Explains your viewpoint on the topic

    • B. 

      Provides background and context on the topic

    • C. 

      Shows why your viewpoint is the correct viewpoint with support

    • D. 

      Provides personal experience about why your viewpoint is what it is

  • 23. 
    Review Allyn & Bacon Chapter 7 pp. 152-170 and then answer the following question. True or False: An informative and surprising paper does not require a thesis but simply sources that support your viewpoint.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Review Allyn & Bacon Chapter 7 pp. 152-170 and then answer the following question. In order to create the surprising reversal feel to your paper you should?
    • A. 

      Engage the reader in your question

    • B. 

      Explain the significance of your answer to the question

    • C. 

      Go into great detail about the common viewpoint

    • D. 

      Delay your thesis until after you have explained your audience's common viewpoint

  • 25. 
    Review Allyn & Bacon Chapter 7 pp. 152-170 and then answer the following question. True or False: In body section two of your informative and surprising essay you should include numeric data in graphs or tables referenced in the text.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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