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literacy
To critically evaluate the qualifications of an author on a topic, carefully consider all of the following except the A. number and type of awards the author has received. B. author's age. C. other articles the author has written. D. author's educational background
July 19, 2012 by aaron

information Leteracy
To critically evaluate the qualifications of an author on a topic, carefully consider all of the following except the A. number and type of awards the author has received. B. author's educational background. C. other articles the author has written. D. author's age.
January 12, 2013 by Junbhe

Finding and evaluating sources
Now that you have a list of citations and their accompanying bibliographic information, what question is not relevant when evaluating the author of a source? How reputable is the author? Who considers the author an expert? Is this the last book the author has published in this...
April 27, 2010 by christopher

eng composition
while researching a topic, online or in print anyofthe following may be an indicator of reliability except for which one? A. The author or authors are experts in a particular field. B. The author's topic is similar to your selected topic. C. The author evaluates both sides of ...
August 29, 2014 by Tony

Engish
How does the author of A Nation Apart By Simon on time com Elegant organize information to build his argument? Does he includes any counteragument? Why or why not? What kinds of statistics, graphs, or illustrations does the author include? In what ways do these visuals ...
January 28, 2009 by destiny

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How does the author of A Nation Apart organize information to build his argument? Does he include and counterarguments? Why or why not? What kinds of statistics, graphs, or illustrations does the author include? In what ways do these visuals strengthen the author's arguments?
April 23, 2009 by Wendy

english
How does the author of the article, “A Nation Apart,” organize information to build his argument? Does he include any counterarguments? Why or why not? What kinds of statistics, graphs, or illustrations does the author include? In what ways do these visuals strengthen the ...
October 19, 2009 by jkkm

Written Analysis
I would really appreciate help with a paper i'm having mental block with! The should be a paper on a topic that is hotly debated in American society and the article should be written by an author with an opposing view to my own. The article should include information about the...
October 7, 2011 by keri

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What do you think they mean when asking How does the author A Nation Apart organize information to build his argument? Does he include any counterarguments? Why or why not? What kinds of statistics, graphs, or illustrations does the author include? In what ways do these ...
February 11, 2009 by Iseeyou

Author
When being an author, what's the salary Do you get paid when you publish a book? Is it the author choice for the price of the book? Do you get paid a lot when being author?
May 13, 2012 by Laruen

Discussion Question 2
How does the author of AIDS in Africa: Dying by the numbers organize information to build his argument? Does he include any counterarguments? Why or why not? What kinds of statistics, graphs, or illustrations does the author include? In what ways do these visuals strengthen ...
August 27, 2008 by fay

English (MLA format)
in works cited I need to cite a book that is made by several authors. Which author do I chose? Also I know I'm suppose to do Last name, First Name, et. al. were there are many authors which author do I chose? Also if I wanted to cite this author how do I do it J. Jorge Klor de...
November 9, 2009 by English (MLA format)

Language Arts
Read the following sentence from the editorial: "We learn that all of our moments can be filled with joy if we only open our hearts to our pets." How is faulty reasoning shown in this sentence? A. The author exaggerates the effect of owning a pet. B. The author makes a "...
April 17, 2014 by Destany

books
What is the author's tone of Maniac Magee? Is it light-hearted, humorous, serious, sarcastic, intense, or depressing? What do you think? I think it's serious but i can't explain why. Is it because even though people think Jeffrey is a crazy kid, the author wants everyone else ...
August 6, 2007 by astrid

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Organizing Your Research Paper on the aXcess page. Post your response to the following: How does the author of AIDS in Africa: Dying by the numbers organize information to build his argument? Does he include any counterarguments? Why or why not? What kinds of ...
June 12, 2008 by tjlowe

English
1. I'm sure you will be a good author. 2. I'm sure you would be a good author. 3. I'm sure you can be a good author. 4. I'm sure you could be a good author. (What is the difference among them in meaning?)
November 3, 2013 by rfvv

English
Why is it important to discuss the author of a book and the background of the author to students?
September 19, 2010 by Madeline

Economics
Author are typically paid a royality which is a fixed percentage of revenue; a common figure 10% of sales revenue. Show that the price desired by an author is always less than the price desired by a profit maximising publisher. What is the elasticity of demand at the price ...
May 3, 2008 by Zio

ECONOMICS
Author are typically paid a royality which is a fixed percentage of revenue; a common figure 10% of sales revenue. Show that the price desired by an author is always less than the price desired by a profit maximising publisher. What is the elasticity of demand at the price ...
May 5, 2008 by ZIO

com/170
review the evaluatio paragraph on p.179 of the text. Identify what the author did well and what the author could hae done better.
August 16, 2011 by jane

com/170
review the evaluatio paragraph on p.179 of the text. Identify what the author did well and what the author could hae done better.
August 16, 2011 by jane

the novel
If an author is skillful at representing the point of view and attitudes of a hobo, a nurse, a corporate CEO, and a variety of other diverse characters, the author is demonstrating
February 20, 2008 by briana

litterature
If an author is skillful at representing the point of view and attitudes of a hobo, a nurse, a corporate CEO, and a variety of other diverse characters, the author is demonstrating
September 22, 2009 by smoochie

READING
If an author is skillful at representing the point of view and attitudes of a hobo, a nurse, a corporate CEO, and a variety of other diverse characters, the author is demonstrating
January 27, 2010 by Anonymous

english
If an author is skillful at representing the point of view and attitudes of a hobo, a nurse, a corporate CEO, and a variety of other diverse characters, the author is demonstrating
October 5, 2014 by Nicole

writing
1. Identify the thesis statement in the article “Essay: The Communication Collapse.” State specifically where the author placed his thesis statement. 2. Identify the arguments the author made to support his position. 3. Which argument was the most persuasive? Why? 4. What ...
July 8, 2010 by jay 2

crithical thinking
Critical Analysis Forms Fill out one form for each source. Source 1 Title and Citation: 1 Identify the principal issue presented by the source. 2 Identify any examples of bias presented by the author. If none exist, explain how you determined this. 3 Identify any areas that ...
May 25, 2009 by monica

English
I think it's a, but document formatting messes me up a little :) Any help would be great, and much appericated When citing a source within the body of your essay, what must be included after the quotation marks at the end of the sentence (when the author’s name has already ...
March 19, 2008 by David

economics
Thank you so much economyst but i do'nt understand the ans for part (b) The demand function for a well known economics textbook is: P = 100 - .005Q The publisher must pay $20 per book in printing and distribution costs and, in addition, it must pay the author a $20 royalty for...
October 14, 2006 by tinky

Documenting a website for research paper
I cant find it in my text book, can someone tell me how you document a website for the bibliography. also in parenthetical foot note things in the paper do you just use the author of the website? oh also, if the site doesnt tell the author??? (Broken Link Removed) Hold your ...
July 2, 2007 by Jonathan

english
Ashlee, author of "Flask", is a compassionate and caring nurse. Do i need "the" infront of "author" and "article" before or after "Flask"
September 12, 2010 by flame

English
On a Works Cited page, If I have 2 articles, they don't give an author name but says by: Associated Press and CNN Wire Staff, do I put that in the author place or do I skip that and start with the title. Thanks in advance.
April 11, 2010 by Sue

English
what question should you ask while reading a memoir? A. what prompted the author to write this? B. Why is the author focusing on this event? C. what am i supposed to take away from this memoir? D. All of the above
April 4, 2012 by MM

english - new
How does the author of Aids in Africa: Dying by the numbers organize information to build his argument? Does he includes any counteragument? Why or why not? What kinds of statistics, graphs, or illustrations does the author include? In what ways do these visuals strenthen the ...
April 30, 2008 by rose- Ms. Sue

Microeconomics - determining how many to sel
Hi, I would really appreciate it if someone could help me with these questions: An author earns royalties from his book that are specified as 10% of the book's selling price. The demand curve for this is straight and downward sloping. 1. What rule does the author want his ...
November 11, 2006 by SuprNova

English
Which of the following is correct when using an author’s name in your essay? use the author’s full name throughout the essay use the author’s last name when first mentioned and throughout the essay use the author’s full name when first mentioned in your paper use the author’s ...
April 25, 2010 by christopher

eng
i need help understanding this question: 1. The novel’s genre, its author, date of publication, and other relevant background information (setting,historical context, etc.), as well as other books by the same author. thankx
January 10, 2010 by navroz

Economics
The demand function for a well known economics textbook is: P = 100 - .005Q The publisher must pay $20 per book in printing and distribution costs and, in addition, it must pay the author a $20 royalty for each book sold. (a) Your job is to provide advice to the publisher. ...
October 12, 2006 by Daniel B

novel
If an author is skillful at representing the point of view and attitudes of a hobo, a nurse, a corporate CEO, and a variety of other diverse characters, the author is demonstrating A. first person reporting. B. dramatic irony. C. negative capability. D. the will to power.
April 29, 2009 by RR..

Literature
If an author is skillful at representing the point of view and attitudes of a hobo, a nurse, a corporate CEO, and a variety of other diverse characters, the author is demonstrating A. dramatic irony. B. first person reporting. C. negative capability. D. the will to power. Is ...
September 24, 2012 by Sara Beth

English 7- Extra Credit Project
I'm writing a letter to my favorite author (Rachel Renee Russell) explaining why I love her book and why she is my favorite author. I'm doing this for extra credit for english plus I'm really writing a letter to her. Is there any helpful formate about writing a letter to your ...
December 29, 2011 by Lauren

English
Which of the following is correct when using an author’s name in your essay? use the author’s full name throughout the essay use the author’s last name when first mentioned and throughout the essay use the author’s full name when first mentioned in your paper use the author’s ...
April 22, 2010 by christopher

Eng B
If an author is skillful at representing the point of view and attitudes of a hobo, an nurse, a corporate CEO, and a variety of other diverse characters, the author is demonstrating A. dramatic irony. B. negative capability. C. first person reporting. D. the will to power. ...
April 30, 2013 by Jen

Ella Minnow Pea
I read the book Ella Minnow Pea for school... And I actually enjoyed it! But I have to answer some questions about it and I'm not quite sure what I am suppose to be answering. Do you understand these questions better than me? Here they are! Identify the stylistic devices that ...
September 26, 2012 by Andrea

research writing
HOW DOES THE ARTHUR OF AIDS IN AFRICA:DYING BY THE NUMBERS ORGANIZE INFORMATION TO BUILD HIS ARGUMENT? DOES HE INCLUDE ANY COUNTERARGUMENTS?WHY OR WHY NOT? WHAT KINDS OF STATISTICS, GRAPHS, OR ILLUSTRATIONS DOES THE AUTHOR INCLUDE? IN WHAT WAYS DO THESE VISUALS STRENGTHEN THE ...
May 15, 2008 by morgan

critical thinking
Identify any examples of bias presented by the author. If none exist, explain how you determined this Identify and name any rhetorical devices used by the author. If none exist, explain how you determined this. Identify and name any fallacies used by the author. If none exist...
March 21, 2010 by J_S_10

LA pls help!!!
1. What is one similarity between the opening paragraphs of "America the Not-So-Beautiful" and "A Glimpse of Home"? #1 point# Both authors share a personal experience. Both authors appeal to the readers' emotions. Both authors identify themselves as part of the problem. 2. ...
March 18, 2014 by TTR+S<3

English
For english class, I have to read a biography/autobiography of an author and then read two of the author's books that have been influenced by their real life. I chose F. Scott Fitzgerald as my author. I want to read The Great Gatsby as one of the books, but I'm not sure which ...
December 4, 2012 by Ceci

English
Check all that apply. If you are using parenthetical citation for a book, what information needs to be put in parentheses? a) the author's name b) the author's last name c) the book's title d) the publisher e) the page number
May 28, 2012 by Britttttany

L.A. HELP
Which of the following should you do during your third read of the multi-draft reading process? a.identify the author's tone and viewpoint b.evaluate how the selection compares to another c. examine the type of organization used in the selection d. determine the author's ...
October 14, 2014 by Anonymous

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the reading for the week listed five questions that can be used to advantage in seeking to evaluate the reliability of online sources: 1.What is the purpose and affiliation of the organization or author related to the article?2.what are the author;s credentials?3. is the ...
October 10, 2008 by lisa

com155
Can you check my paragraph for grammar errors, strong topic/concluding sentence,and any other recommended feed back? Paragraph two was more effective than paragraph one because it contained sentence variety and rhythm. Paragraph one consisted of short sentences that often ...
July 2, 2011 by blake

Language Arts
Which of the following should you do during your third read of the multi-draft reading process? a.identify the author's tone and viewpoint b.evaluate how the selection compares to another c. examine the type of organization used in the selection d. determine the author's ...
October 14, 2014 by Anonymous

Language and Literature
I am in 6th grade and need to do an "author page" or "author Biography" but have lost the outline of what is required. I know date of birth date of death city of birth education list of works, but can anyone tell me if there is more? Thank you in advance.
February 10, 2008 by Daniel

College-Article Review
Part A asks for: A one or two paragraph description of the work's physical structure and any information about the author you may have discovered (ex. magazine title, author, date published). ---Keep in mind that I cannot write a bibliography/works cited. The teacher wants ...
September 24, 2008 by Anonymous

english
Choose and Place MLA, APA, or Both in the blank. _____1. In a work with a single author, the author’s last name and initials are listed in the works cited entries. _____2. In a work with a single author, the author’s full last name and first name are listed in the works cited ...
April 8, 2012 by john

comm 155
In the article that we read on page 37, the author was trying to explain how everyday life can be stressful. As far as meeting his goal, I think that he could have done a much better job. They did give a few examples of everyday annoyances, but not of how they can cause you ...
May 12, 2011 by worm

English Grade 11
In George Orwell’s “Politics and the English Language” which author is Orwell referring to as “seventeenth-century Shelley”. My best guess is Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (1797-1851) author of Frankenstein. Does that seem reasonable? Thank you.
September 8, 2011 by Maria

Managerial Economics
Textbook authors typically receive a simple percentage of total revenue generated from book sales. The publisher bears all the production costs and chooses the output level. Suppose the retail price of a book is fixed at $50. The author receives $10 per copy, and the firm ...
September 12, 2009 by Jan

Language Arts
Hello, I have been searching the web for any info on author James B Garfield, he wrote Follow My Leader. I have to create a book jacket for my lit circle group and info on the author is needed. I have checked every site and NOTHING!! Can you help???
November 30, 2011 by Gina

critical thinking
1 Identify the principal issue presented by the source. 2 Identify any examples of bias presented by the author. If none exist, explain how you determined this. 3 Identify any areas that are vague or ambiguous. If none exist, explain how you determined this. 4 Do you find the...
September 14, 2008 by debra

7th grade literature help please ASAP Ms.Sue?
I need to write a paper for school. The directions are: "Research to find how the following connect to the author, Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.: Cloud seeding, World War II, Purple Heart, Kilgore Trout. Include any other interesting facts." So far, this is what I've got (I am doing an ...
October 19, 2012 by Delilah

Preschool Question
Robby is sitting in the "Author's Chair." He would most likely be: 1.telling the class about Maurice Sendak,his favorite author. 2.singing a song. 3.reading a story that he wrote. 4.reading"Goodnight Moon" to his class. Would 3 be a better choice?
September 7, 2007 by Brenda

bibliography
I'm writing an essay and I know after a quote, you write the author's name in parenthesis. however, i'm using a quote from a website, the article doesn't have an author. it is a website that just states statistics about my topic and issues and problems. so what would i put in ...
November 1, 2007 by julie

The scarlet letter
Why is there no description of what Chilingworth sees on Dimmesdale's chest Perhaps the author wants to describe it with other means, and save it to the end. Here is what the author described as the Chilingworth looked upon Dimmesdale's chest. <<Then, indeed, Mr. ...
October 16, 2006 by Derrick Hudson

capitalization
john grisham is the author of, "the street lawyer." ( John, Grisham, Author, The )
June 1, 2009 by Mandy

English
Are news article summaries written in past or present tense? For Example: "The Author describes how the 4 year old boy works at construction sites" OR "The Author described how the 4 year old worked at construction sites" Thank you
February 24, 2011 by English

English 2
'In "It Can't Be Helped", the author describes how racial prejudice affected her early life. Identify the key event in the selection, then explain how the author responded to the event at the time it happened and how she viewed the same even later in life.' I can do the last 2...
September 24, 2010 by mysterychicken

AP English
What did the author intend to do with Adventures of Huckleberry Finn? Keep in mind I mean the AUTHOR (Mark Twain) not Huck...I'm just really confused by this question...I could say, "Write a novel about-insert plot here-. It outlined the values and society of the American ...
September 2, 2012 by Joey

com220
out of the questions below Elaborate on the authorship of one of the sources that you consider reliable. 1.what is the purpose and affiliation of the organization or author related to the article? 2.what are the author's credentials? 3.is the information current? when was the ...
October 12, 2008 by lisa

Literature
Author: John Donne Poem: Elegy 19, To His Mistress Going to Bed. In this poem, is the author speaking of his new bride who is dressing or is he really speaking of his mistress. Question 2. Is he describing his mistress body and comparing it to finding new land. Help!
October 25, 2009 by Kwesley

Poetry
“Sonnet 30” p. 960 Author: William Shakespeare. Type of Poem: Sonnet. Poetry/Literary Terms: Theme/Meaning: “Casey at the Bat” p.42 Author: Ernest Lawrence Thayer Type of Poem: ______________________ Poetry/Literary Terms: Theme/Meaning: “The Raven” p. 940 Author: Edgar Allan ...
January 27, 2012 by Nar

business
I am having trouble picking two oppossing views in the world today. HEre is the assignment. Any suggestions will help. Conduct a search through the Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center database in the University Library. From the list of popular searches, select two topics that...
October 14, 2009 by Leesa

Geography
10. Which of the following would be the most important factor in evaluating the accuracy of a report on Russia's economy? a. the nationality of the author b. the conclusions the author has reached about the economy c. the evidence the author used to support the conclusions d. ...
October 19, 2009 by mysterychicken

English
What is the correct punctuation for: The book had some nice features, such as: a hard-bound cover, a ribbon for a bookmark, and the author's signatures. How about "Among the nice book's features were a hard-bound cover, a ribbon bookmark, and the author's signature." OR... ...
July 20, 2007 by Lynne

Language
I have one more question. I think the author of this book made a mistake on the next analogy. Take a look and see if you agree. Platyhelminthes:platypus a)plateau:platitude b)worm:marsupial c)mammal:science d)crystalline:canine I think the author mistakenly labeled a platypus ...
October 26, 2011 by Carson

7th grade language arts Ms. Sue please
2. Which of the following synonyms of assurance has a negative connotation? (1 point) self-possession pompousness confidence 4. In the phrase, "the grim-faced Yankee principal," how is the word "Yankee" an example of semantic slanting? (1 point) It is used with a negative ...
January 2, 2013 by Delilah

binomial probabbility
The author purchased a slot machine configured so that there is a 1/2000 probability of winning the jackpot on any individual trial. Although no one would seriously consider tricking the author, suppose that a guest claims that she played the slot machine 5 times and hit the ...
September 23, 2011 by bibi

Literary Devices
When an author quotes another author in his novel, writes a poem in his book that he was reminded of when the events happened and that corresponds with what is happening in the text, what is that called? Is it a literary device? It can't be allusion.. I'm talking about where ...
November 5, 2009 by Hailey

ms. sue
ms. sue for story yesterday i hve these other questions why does author end with "eyes" because she experience everything with them? why does author begin with pair of opposites in paragraph 1? i not get this one what do the words "wodges, clonk, cannon forth hve effect? they ...
April 3, 2012 by Mohammad

English12
Need help on a Research paper, my author is CS Lewis, I am having a major writers block on what to write about, teacher has left it fairly open, need to have an outline and cited works today but he is pretty slack I could have it in tomorrow and be fine, either way stuck on ...
May 30, 2013 by Brad

LA
1. When considering the authority of a Web site, look for all of the following EXCEPT the (1 point) intended audience of the Web site.*** the credentials of the author or organization to publish materials on the topic. contact information for the author or organization. the ...
September 9, 2014 by SkatingDJ

Criticla Thinking
Comprehensive Argument Analysis. Must choose two topics. When finished one should have tow sources per topic. Sources can come from Magazines, Academic Journals, News and Web sites. Then must analyze four sources. Provide the title of the souce, provide the source citation, ...
August 9, 2008 by Doris

MLA CITATION QUESTION... I NEED HELP ASAP
i am doing a works cited for my essay and one of my articles was from wikipedia online. what do i do if i can't find an author? At the bottom of the Wikipedia page is likely a set of Footnotes or a small bibliography, you may want to search amongst those accredited websites to...
February 15, 2007 by anonymous

English
1. what sources should you include in your works cited list? a. all of the sources that you read whether you used them in the paper. b. only the sources that have a parenthetical citation in your paper. c. most of the sources that have a parenthetical citation in your paper. d...
April 8, 2012 by jay

English
We are supposed to give a presentation of a certain author, we are supposed to talk about customary themes; but even though I have look it up I can't understand what it is, can you guys tell me? Thanks in Advance (Broken Link Removed) This site has a good list of the common ...
April 23, 2007 by Claudia

co220
The readings for the week identified five questions for evaluating the credibility of online sources(quoted below): 1.What is the purpose and affiliation of the organization or author related to the article? 2.what are the author's credentials? 3.Is the information current? ...
October 9, 2008 by lynn

English
Hi, can someone please proofread and check my grammar. I'll appreciate it. Thanks! 3) what were the main points of the article? Provide concise summary. The author of the article defines resilience as the individual’s capacity to develop resilience in the face of adversity. ...
April 11, 2008 by Bizzy

com 220
The readings for the week identified five questions for evaluating the credibility of online sources (quoted below). 1.what is the purpose and affiliation of the organization or author related to the article? 2.what are the author's credentials? 3.Is the information current? ...
October 10, 2008 by lynn

CRT 205
ON Abortion 1 Identify the principal issue presented by the source. 2 Identify any examples of bias presented by the author. If none exist, explain how you determined this. 3 Identify any areas that are vague or ambiguous. If none exist, explain how you determined this. 4 Do ...
November 1, 2009 by Anonymous

english
he writers transformation of questioning of whether or not there truly is a God to the personal conclusion made through surrounding wondrous works that there is indeed a God. The purpose for writing this piece is to express and entertain. This can be first be determined by the...
November 6, 2012 by shaquita

Literary Composistion
For this essay choose one of the stories from Units 1-7 of your literature lessons. Imagine that you are the author of the story and using first person point of view introduce yourself, your story, and state the theme of your story. Then explain how you (as the author) ...
February 21, 2012 by A student

english
choose from: benign,blase,comprise,condescend,facade,glib,haughty,libel,pseudonym and redundant. Believing he was better than everyone else at the supermarket, Dan was so________(Haughty) that he would rarely ___(benign) to speak to other cashiers. One author was accused of ...
June 18, 2014 by Linda

English- Ms. Sue
Identify the thesis statement in the article AIDS in Africa: Dying by the numbers. What strategies does the author use to formulate his argument? What makes the argument so compelling? Answer: Thesis: The pathetic and alarming need for education of HIV/AIDS in Africa is ...
April 28, 2008 by rose- revision-

com220
the readings for the week listed five questions that can be used to advantage in seeking to evaliate the reliability of online sources. 1.what is the purpose and affiliation of the organization or author related to the article? 2.what are the author's credentials? 3.is the ...
October 11, 2008 by lisa

English
(1) After my interview with these four young people, I reflected on the quiet sense of "difference" I sensed with many of these Upward Bound students. (2) As a college teacher who has also taught seventh-grade science, I have some experience with the faces and attitudes of ...
December 2, 2012 by Sandia

English
The following questions are for APA 6th Edition standards: 1. Each time you paraphrase content or ideas taken from the work of another author you are required to... A) credit the source in the text and include the author(s) and year B) Place the paraphrased content inside ...
May 15, 2013 by Anonymous

author
• Choose two topics from the Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center that interest you and locate a set of materials from the database for each topic. If you choose school violence as one of your topics, for example, you might find a magazine article that argues that violence in ...
March 13, 2010 by Anonymous

Summer Reading
the summer reading program in our school is basically thrown together in a couple of minutes... I'm asked the following... "Choose three of the following and describe how effectively the author used them, giving examples for support (headings, subheadings, illustrations, ...
August 17, 2009 by Summer Reading

english
This is the question? To make supporting points it is important that one finds relevant, accurate, and reliable sources. What should you consider when looking for helpful sources? What are some red flags that indicate you should avoid a particular source? My Answer The first ...
August 29, 2011 by amy

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