Practice With Paraphrasing, Quoting, And Citing Sources

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following is NOT an acceptable resource to cite on a bibliography?
    • A. 

      Www. ciaworldfactbook.com

    • B. 

      Www.google.com

    • C. 

      Www.ncdenr.gov

  • 2. 
    PARAPHRASE this paragraph in two sentences.  Remember when paraphrasing, you must use your own words unless you use a direct quote. You may not copy the phrases of others without giving them credit. Nairobi — Some 12.5 million Kenyans are going to the polls on Wednesday to decide whether or not to adopt a new constitution.  If more than 50 per cent of the voters endorse the draft, then it will mean radical changes to the way the country is governed. A new chamber of Parliament will be created, for example, and government devolved to counties.President Kibaki led calls for peace during the vote and after the referendum.
  • 3. 
    Which of the following is a correct usage of a quote by President Kibaki?
    • A. 

      "We vote for a future of hope, progress and stability, He said. I appeal to Kenyans to turn out and cast their votes in large numbers. Let us do so peacefully by President Kibaki"

    • B. 

      "We vote for a future of hope, progress and stability. I appeal to Kenyans to turn out and cast their votes in large numbers. Let us do so peacefully," he said.

    • C. 

      President Kibaki said "they vote for a future of hope, progress and stability and they appeal to Kenyans to turn out and cast their votes in large numbers. President Kibaki wants them to do so peacefully,"

  • 4. 
    Which of the following Internet search terms would likely return the MOST results?
    • A. 

      Africa

    • B. 

      Africa + 21st century

    • C. 

      Africa + 21st Century + Human Rights Violations

  • 5. 
    Which of the following Internet search terms would likely return the LEAST results?
    • A. 

      Africa

    • B. 

      Africa + 21st Century

    • C. 

      Africa + 21st Century + Human Rights Violations

  • 6. 
    Which of the following Internet search terms would likely return the MOST USEFUL search results if you wanted to find an example of a current human rights violation in Africa?
    • A. 

      Africa

    • B. 

      Africa + 21st Century

    • C. 

      Africa + 21st Century + Human Rights Violations

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