APA Quiz 1

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Question 1 of 20
The basic sections of an APA paper are as follows: title page, abstract (optional), text of the paper, and a reference page. Which of the following is true concerning an APA style paper? A.Always use contractions. B.Use 1 inch margins and make sure the text is on the justified setting.
Correct C.Normal paragraphs are always indented five character spaces in the paper with the exception of the abstract, titles and headings, subheadings, block quotes, and references. D.All the above.
Question 2 of 20
Which statement is true concerning the Title Page of an APA style paper? A.The first thing that appears at the top of the title page is the Running Head, consisting of a couple of key words from the title of
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B.Include only authors where you used a direct quote. C.Always use authors' entire names, no initials.
Correct D.None of the above is true. Question 10 of 20 5.0 Points
When citing a book with multiple authors on the reference page: A.Include all authors' full names and year of publication. B.Include only the first author's last name and initial of first name AND the year of publication.
Correct C.Include all authors' last names, initial of first and middle (if applicable) names, AND the year of publication. D.Include only the first author's last name followed by et al. AND the year of publication.
Question 11 of 20 5.0 Points
The order of references on the reference page is as follows:
Correct A.By alphabetical order by last name of author(s) or by first character of the first word of a reference (if no author is provided). B.How references are cited in the paper (i.e., first reference used in the paper should be the first reference on the Reference page). C.By year of publication starting with the most recent to the oldest reference cited. D.By year of publication starting with the oldest to the most recent reference cited.
Question 12 of 20 5.0 Points
When citing a book on the reference page: A.Always capitalize the first letter of all words in the title.
Correct B.Capitalize only the first word of the title. C.Always spell out the state in which the book was published. D.The entire

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