EN1320 Final

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A key reason for seeking a peer review is to
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Obtain an honest assessment of the quality of your draft
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__ is a series of steps that leads you from your basic concept to a finished document
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Writing process
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Invention should be thought of as
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a separate stage in the writing process
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__ uses time-tested strategies that help you ask good questions about your topic and figure out what type of information is needed to support your claims and statements
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Heuristics
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Presentation software, such as Microsoft Powerpoint, can be used as a method of __
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exploratory writing
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A good introduction should
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identify your topic, state your purpose, and state your main point
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A topic sentence __
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Can be any sentence in the paragraph. Makes a statement or claim that the rest of the paragraph will support or prove. May appear at the end.
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Which form of thesis statement includes an assertion and backing?
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Argumentative thesis
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The topic sentence of a paragraph
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announces the subject of the paragraph
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A writer’s __ defines what genre the writer most likely will follow
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purpose statement
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This form of thesis statement is not stated directly. Instead, the writer moves the reader, through thoughtful reflection, to get the message
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Implied thesis
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Mary has written a paper describing her first year in college. Her description of the year is the __ of her paper
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purpose
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The writer’s __ indicates what he/she wants to achieve in the document
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purpose
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A paper’s topic and angle determine what the author writes about. The purpose explains __
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why the author is writing
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__ tells a story that demonstrates your expertise
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commentary
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Writers should consider using __ to enhance and reinforce the words on the page
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graphics and photographs
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Genres help __
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avoid wasting time in prewriting
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A good way to improve your writing skills is to:
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Use plain style. Establish your voice. Use similes, analogies and metaphors
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What is the purpose of a memoir
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To share true personal stories that you hope will inspire others to reflect on interesting questions or social issues
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A description of how genres may be used
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Provides relatively stable patterns of writing. Aids in analyzing what is happening around you. Offers flexability
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Five elements of the rhetorical situation
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Topic, context, purpose, writer, audience
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The fire crackled in the fireplace. This is an example of__
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onomatopoeia
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Which one of the following statements is an example of a multiple cause and effect
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A massive slippage along…. and Transform the existing food court…
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When you have figured out your research question, you should turn it into a __ that will guide your research
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hypothesis
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What are three important pieces of information included in a parenthetical citation
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Page number of source. Year in which the source was published. Name of source.
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When including an in-text citation from an article or journal in APA format, which in formation should appear first
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Last name of author
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Which of the following references is written in the correct APA format for a parenthetical reference?
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Hammonds & Gupta, 2004, p. 203
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When you have created an archive, what is the next step in portfolio development
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Selecting the best artifacts
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What is the main purpose of a learning portfolio?
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Focuses on your progress toward mastering specific knowledge and abilities
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In which of the following steps of creating a portfolio should you review the materials in your porfolio
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Reflect
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Which of the following elements is included in archiving your work for a specific course
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Peer review
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When starting a report, which is the most important task?
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Identify the topic, research the question, and present a hypothesis
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Monica wrote her initial research topic, thesis and hypothesis in week 2 of her composition course. As she collected information on her topic, she realized that the facts, ideas and events she discovered through her research changed her views of the topic. What should Monica do?
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Let the research take her wherever the facts lead her, and adjust the research question and working thesis
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Which ways are suitable for a researcher to verify the information in a source
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Independently verify the information in the source. Make sure the source is up to date. Check for biases.
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Maria is researching the mating habits of the Bengal tiger, and she comes across a good quote from an expert on the behavior of big cats. Maria wants to use the 50-word, 7-line quote effectively. Maria uses a block quote to present the information. what is the best next step for Maria?
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She should briefly explain what the quote means.
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Descriptions of people, places or objects __
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use information from the five senses
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An analogy may explain something unfamiliar __
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by comparing it to something familiar
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In which of the following genres can narratives be used to summarize or describe what you are analyzing
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Reviews, literary analyses, and rhetorical analyses
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Etymology is the historical exploration of __
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word origin
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The rhetorical pattern typically used to explore similarities and differences is called
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comparison and contrast
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3 basic steps that use classification to organize a paragraph or section
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List everything that fits into the whole class. Sort into major and minor groups. Decide on a principal of classification.
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What is the purpose of a rhetorical analysis
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To determine how and why texts are/are not influential
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When preparing to write a rhetorical analysis, the first thing you need to do is __
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closely read the text you are analyzing
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To give your readers and understanding of the past impact of the text you are analyzing, give them some __ on it
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historical background
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Mary wants to start drafting her rhetorical analysis. What is her first step?
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Introduction
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Authors tend to use three types of proofs to persuade you. What are they?
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Logos, pathos and ethos
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If a writer states, \”I may not know much about Z, but I do know that X is true and Y is not.\” He/she is using __ as proof to persuade you.
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ethos
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Mary wants to use an appropriate style in her rhetorical analysis. Some correct ideas are
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Improve the flow of her sentences. Minimize the use of jargon and difficult words. Pay attention to sentence length.
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Mary wants to use visuals in her rhetorical analysis. What can she use?
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Download images from the internet. Make a website. Add a screenshot. Link a podcast. —link an entire video is wrong
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Expressing anger or pain highlights the use of __ as a method of persuasion in rhetorical analysis.
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emotion

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