See How Much You Already Know (Nur1102 - Fall 2014)

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SEE HOW MUCH YOU ALREADY KNOWAnswer these 5 questions to see how much you already know about recognizing scholarly sources. You will get a certificate and an email report of your results. Your score on this quiz does NOT count toward your semester grade. NOTE: All 5 questions must be completed in one sitting. If, by chance, you close out of the quiz before completing it, please start it again from the beginning.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    1. Which of the following statements are true about a Google search for information on a topic in the field of nursing? (Check all that apply.) 
    • A. 

      The most up-to-date clinical information will appear in the first screen of results.

    • B. 

      You will have to sort through sources that are not scholarly.

    • C. 

      Many scholarly articles that you retrieve will require payment to access full text.

    • D. 

      Advertisements will be displayed among your results.

  • 2. 
    Which of the following criteria are characteristic of scholarly journal articles?    (Check all that apply.) 
    • A. 

      In-text references

    • B. 

      Authors who are affiliated with universities or recognized research institutions

    • C. 

      Animations and other interactive features

    • D. 

      List of references at the end of the article

  • 3. 
    Scholarly articles undergo formal evaluation prior to being accepted for publication.  This process is called 
    • A. 

      Editorial Review

    • B. 

      Peer Review

    • C. 

      Systematic Review

    • D. 

      Integrative Review

  • 4. 
    You are searching the library’s nursing database CINAHL for journal articles on the topic: "How can nurses help reduce the rate of childhood obesity?"  Which of the following search methods will get the best results? 
    • A. 

      Type in a question, such as: What can nurses do to reduce the rate of childhood obesity?

    • B. 

      Identify and use keywords connected with AND, such as: nurses AND rate AND obesity AND children

    • C. 

      Use phrases, such as: reducing rate of childhood obesity, contribution of nurses

  • 5. 
    In the following reference what do the numerals 15(3): 176-180 refer to?Lewis-Smith, A. Cognitive behaviour therapy with children and young people. Child & Adolescent Mental Health. 2010;15(3): 176-180. 
    • A. 

      Volume, issue, and pages

    • B. 

      Issue, volume, and pages

    • C. 

      Volume, month, and pages

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