Practice Quiz: MLA Web Citations

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  • 1. 
    Which web citation in MLA is correct? (Although it should be, the website is not in italics.)
    • A. 

      "Georges Seurat: The Circus." Musee d'Orsay. Musee d'Orsay, 2006. Web. 6 Dec. 2011. http://www.musee-orsay.fr/en/collections/works-in-focus/painting/commentaire_id/the-circus-7145.html?tx_commentaire_pi1%5BpidLi%5D=509&tx_commentaire_pi1%5Bfrom%5D=841&cHash=93bb90f527

    • B. 

      Georges Seurat: The Circus. Musee d'Orsay. Musee d'Orsay, 2006. 6 December 2011.

    • C. 

      "Georges Seurat: The Circus." Musee d'Orsay. Musee d'Orsay, 2006. Web. 6 Dec. 2011.

    • D. 

      Georges Seurat: The Circus. (2006). Retrieved from http://www.musee-orsay.fr/en/collections/works-in-focus/painting/commentaire_id/the-circus-7145.html?tx_commentaire_pi1%5BpidLi%5D=509&tx_commentaire_pi1%5Bfrom%5D=841&cHash=93bb90f527

  • 2. 
    When must you include a URL in a web citation?  (Check all that apply.)
    • A. 

      You always include a URL in the citation.

    • B. 

      You never include a URL in the citation.

    • C. 

      You include a URL when the website or web page is difficult to find using the citation's information.

    • D. 

      You include a URL if the web page is not linked from the site's homepage.

    • E. 

      You include a URL when your instructor requires you to include a URL.

  • 3. 
    Using   this web page, type the author of the page as you would when starting an MLA web citation.
  • 4. 
    Which website citation is correct in MLA style? (Although it should be, the website title is not in italics.)
    • A. 

      Extreme Ironing Bureau. Extremeironing.com. Extreme Ironing Bureau, n.d. Web. 31 Oct. 2011.

    • B. 

      Extreme Ironing Bureau. Extremeironing.com. Extreme Ironing Bureau. Web. 31 Oct. 2011.

    • C. 

      Extreme Ironing Bureau. Extremeironing.com, n.d. Web. 31 Oct. 2011.

    • D. 

      Extreme Ironing Bureau. Extremeironing.com. Extreme Ironing Bureau, n.d. Web.

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