Scholarly Articles Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    An article about the benefits of being a vegetarian includes color photos, a couple of recipes, no references, and is written by a journalist. What type of publication would this be?
    • A. 

      Scholarly

    • B. 

      Popular

    • C. 

      Trade

  • 2. 
    An abstract is another term for
    • A. 

      A study’s conclusion

    • B. 

      A list of books and articles

    • C. 

      A summary

    • D. 

      A scholarly article

  • 3. 
    An article with an abstract, introduction, description of the study, results, charts, conclusions, and references is most likely
    • A. 

      Scholarly

    • B. 

      Popular

    • C. 

      Trade

  • 4. 
    Popular articles tend to be long, peer-reviewed, and have many references.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    When a professor with a PhD submits an article to a peer-reviewed journal,
    • A. 

      The article is always published.

    • B. 

      The article is sent to experts to be critiqued.

  • 6. 
    A drama teacher might subscribe to a publication that includes articles about teaching students tricks to memorize lines, how to stretch costume budgets, or publicizing your plays on Facebook. What type of publication would this be?
    • A. 

      Scholarly

    • B. 

      Popular

    • C. 

      Trade

  • 7. 
    A scholarly article typically
    • A. 

      Includes an abstract

    • B. 

      Contains complex language

    • C. 

      Is written by an expert in the field

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    A publication that includes a number of colorful advertisements covering a wide range of products and services, would be what type of publication?
    • A. 

      Scholarly

    • B. 

      Popular

    • C. 

      Trade

  • 9. 
    A professor who conducts a study on the impact of concussions on soccer players wants to write up and publish a scholarly article rather than a popular article, in order to
    • A. 

      Add new knowledge to this field

    • B. 

      Help solve problems that arise from concussions

    • C. 

      Be seen as an expert in his/her discipline

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    The Portland Press Herald and The New York Times are examples of what type of publication?
    • A. 

      Scholarly

    • B. 

      Popular

    • C. 

      Trade

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