6 Written Questions
6 Multiple Choice Questions
- The reason for writing or for making a certain "move" in writing, for example the reason for including a certain piece of evidence or using a particular appeal for a given situation: to inform, to persuade,to entertain
- . A ____________ page lists only the sources you cited information from. Both of these have a particular format which is stipulated by the MLA.
- 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.
- 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!)
- Has experience and/or knowledge in a particular subject.
- The different ways effective speeches work to persuade their audience. Aristotle recognized three major appeals: Logos, which focuses on the quality of an argument, pathos, which focuses on the values and beliefs of the audience, and ethos, which focuses on the author's character.
6 True/False Questions
Generalization → To examine and judge carefully ; act of ascertaining or fixing the value or worth of
Synthesize (Synthesis) → a style that places parentheses around documentation as opposed to footnotes or endnotes to reference the material
Primary Source → Information that has been gathered by researchers and recorded in books, articles, and other publications. Has been interpreted or edited by another author.
Elaboration → 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).
Coherence → The listeners at a speech or performance, or the intended readership for a piece of writing.
Bibliography → 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).