Question 1. 1.
In Toulmin argument, evidence is: (Points : 1)
the information provided in an article’s abstract.
the information you have gathered about your subject.
a collection of topic sentences.
the answer to a thesis question.
Question 2. 2. Which of the following is NOT a requirement of APA formatting? (Points : 1)
an in-text citation with abbreviated publication information
an in-text citation with the Internet web address
a references page of all sources in alphabetical order
parenthetical references with author, publication year, and page number
Question 3. 3. How are argument sources MOST relevant to researchers? (Points : 1)
They offer a persuasive perspective on one side of a controversial issue.
They provide conclusive evidence that ends a debate.
They encourage the reader to remain neutral on a topic.
They make the reader highly emotional about the issue.
Question 4. 4. As you finalize the essential and supporting questions of the research stage, you need to reconsider coherency to determine WHICH of the following scenarios: (Points : 1)
Your questions have asked everything possible in order to cover all bases.
Your supporting questions relate back to your essential questions.
Essential questions are independent and do not relate to your supporting questions.
You only focus on noncontroversial questions.
Question 5. 5. Which of the following is NOT considered a viable criterion for evaluating sources? (Points : 1)
easiness to find and read
Question 6. 6. Course textbooks are useful resources for all of the following reasons, EXCEPT (Points : 1)
They provide a short overview of the topic.
They help researchers understand the specialized language of a field.
They feature the most recent academic debates on the topic.
They give readers a general sense of the important topics in the field.
Question 7. 7. A Rogerian Argument ends with a clear winner and loser. (Points : 1)
Question 8. 8. An effective paragraph generally features (Points : 1)
a topic sentence
examples or explanations
All of the above
None of the above
Question 9. 9. Which of the following does NOT apply to student researchers? (Points : 1)
You must demonstrate knowledge of a subject.
You must include credible, scholarly research.
You must actively resp