6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- Specific Information or proof that backs up the reasons in an argument. Factual evidence includes statistics, expert testimony, etc. that can be checked and proven by reliable sources.
- Has experience and/or knowledge in a particular subject.
- The breadth and depth of your argument. It consists of explanations, descriptions, examples, etc. which expand your argument by supporting your reasons (which support your claim).
- The position of an issue, the purpose behind an argument.
It answers the question "So what is your point?"
- a style that places parentheses around documentation as opposed to footnotes or endnotes to reference the material
- A _______________ is a page at the end of your research paper which lists all sources you considered while researching whether or not you cited them.
6 True/False questions
Works Cited → . A ____________ page lists only the sources you cited information from. Both of these have a particular format which is stipulated by the MLA.
Evaluation → The breadth and depth of your argument. It consists of explanations, descriptions, examples, etc. which expand your argument by supporting your reasons (which support your claim).
Secondary Source → An original first-hand account that has not been interpreted or edited by another author.
Synthesize (Synthesis) → Putting all the different sources of information together in a process that gives you a better understanding of the whole subject and allows you to draw your own conclusions. Compare and contrast different sources.
Audience → The listeners at a speech or performance, or the intended readership for a piece of writing.
MLA documentation → A method and format of recording source information as stipulated by the Modern Language Association. This method includes using parenthetical citations and cross-referencing them with a works-cited page. (You'll need the MLA Handbook for college!)