Percival- ELA Research Terms Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Bibliography
    • A. 

      List of books

    • B. 

      List of source information

    • C. 

      List of magazines

    • D. 

      List of headings

  • 2. 
    Document
    • A. 

      A primary document is used in all research

    • B. 

      A document outlines what you are studying

    • C. 

      Documents are filed in alphabetical order

    • D. 

      Provide evidence or support for the statements made or used in the research paper

  • 3. 
    Ellipsis (...)
    • A. 

      Indicated the addition of words, phrases, or sentences

    • B. 

      Indicated the use of a pause

    • C. 

      Indicated the omision of words, phrases, or sentences

    • D. 

      Indicated three or more items

  • 4. 
    Note cards
    • A. 

      Cards that send good wishes

    • B. 

      Cards that list the website you visited

    • C. 

      Cards that you write your outline on

    • D. 

      Cards that record information collected from a source

  • 5. 
    Outline
    • A. 

      Serves as a guide to the ontents of the research paper

    • B. 

      Serves as your rough draft

    • C. 

      Serves as your topic sentence

    • D. 

      Serves as your bibliography

  • 6. 
    Paraphrase
    • A. 

      Break a paragraph into two parts

    • B. 

      Restate facts or ideas in your own words

    • C. 

      Make a list of sentences in the paragraph

    • D. 

      Write your original ideas in paragraph form

  • 7. 
    Parenthetical notation
    • A. 

      Includes author's name and page number

    • B. 

      Includes the name of the book

    • C. 

      Includes the website

    • D. 

      Includes the date of when you found the information

  • 8. 
    Periodical
    • A. 

      A book that is published once a year

    • B. 

      The Chester News and Reporter

    • C. 

      A poetry collection

    • D. 

      A magazine or journal

  • 9. 
    Plagiarism
    • A. 

      The second part of the Pledge

    • B. 

      Failing to acknowledge borrowed materials

    • C. 

      Citing someone's work

    • D. 

      Listing your ideas in your outline

  • 10. 
    Quotation
    • A. 

      Using your words in exact order

    • B. 

      Using paraphrased statements

    • C. 

      Using the exact words of an author

    • D. 

      Using a list of ideas

  • 11. 
    An example of a primary source is
    • A. 

      Speeches, diaries, oral history interviews, photographs

    • B. 

      A history book written by a group of teachers

    • C. 

      Today's newspaper with an article about women's right to vote

    • D. 

      An interview with an actor from the movie "The Patriot"

  • 12. 
    Source card
    • A. 

      Another name for a note card

    • B. 

      Lists your ideas about what you read

    • C. 

      Lists information written in MLA or APA format

    • D. 

      Lists the magazines you used for your project

  • 13. 
    Thesis Statement
    • A. 

      The conclusion to your research paper

    • B. 

      The first sentence in your research paper

    • C. 

      The list of ideas that you will discuss when you write your research paper

    • D. 

      A declarative sentence that gives the controlling purpose for the research paper

  • 14. 
    Works cited
    • A. 

      The note cards with the sources you used

    • B. 

      The alphabetical list of sources actually cited in the research paper

    • C. 

      The name of author and date used at the end of a paragraph

    • D. 

      The list of webpages you looked at to get ideas

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