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  1. 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

    asked by aaron on July 19, 2012
  2. 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.

    asked by Junbhe on January 12, 2013
  3. 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

    asked by christopher on April 27, 2010
  4. English

    How can readers best analyze and evaluate persuasive appeals? A. by testing the author’s logic and reasoning B. by outlining the author’s main points C. by examining the author’s diction and syntax D. by discounting the author’s rhetorical devices

    asked by need help now on October 28, 2016
  5. 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

    asked by English (MLA format) on November 10, 2009
  6. 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

    asked by keri on October 7, 2011
  7. 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

    asked by Tony on August 29, 2014
  8. Language A

    how does the author of selection 1 express his or her point of view differently than the author of selection two? author of selection one agrees with abandoning federal protection of grizzly bears author of selection one believes that the increase in

    asked by Laura on May 19, 2016
  9. Intensive Reading (CHECK MS SUE)

    Which statement best reveals an author's purpose? A.In the article, it is clear the author has talked to many people who fought for civil rights. B.The author wants readers to understand the development of voting rights in America. C.The author offers an

    asked by Bobby Newberry on December 12, 2017
  10. 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

    asked by Destany on April 17, 2014
  11. 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

    asked by astrid on August 7, 2007
  12. 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

    asked by destiny on January 28, 2009
  13. COM220

    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

    asked by Iseeyou on February 12, 2009
  14. com 220

    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

    asked by Wendy on April 24, 2009
  15. 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

    asked by jkkm on October 19, 2009
  16. 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

    asked by fay on August 28, 2008
  17. writting skills

    If a Works Cited entry begins with the title of an article, we can assume that A. the information taken from that source isn't reliable. B. the author listed wasn't credible. C. the name of the author isn't important. D. no author was listed. I choose D. ?

    asked by TYondra on April 15, 2015
  18. 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

    asked by Jonathan on July 2, 2007
  19. english

    Paraphrasing means to _______. use the author’s exact unusual phrasing without quotation marks put the author’s ideas into your own words and sentence structure use the same sentence structure as the author used in the original material conduct

    asked by Anonymous on September 7, 2016
  20. In-Text Citations

    I'm using a textbook that has a collection of stories by various authors, but the author of the textbook (person who compiled these stories) is a different person. If I'm trying to write an in-text citation for one of these stories from the textbook,

    asked by Anonymous on December 31, 2017
  21. com 220

    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

    asked by tjlowe on June 12, 2008
  22. 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

    asked by tinky on October 14, 2006
  23. 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?

    asked by Laruen on May 13, 2012
  24. 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

    asked by monica on May 25, 2009
  25. 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

    asked by Andrea on September 27, 2012
  26. character education

    Knowing vs. Doing Consider one particularly striking instance. Some years ago, the New York Times ran a story about an author who had his manuscript, Telling Right From Wrong, accepted by a major publishing house. The publisher considered it a

    asked by Bri on December 13, 2017
  27. 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.

    asked by jane on August 16, 2011
  28. english

    how do put an author of a research article and where they are from in apa format example author: Daniel S. Budnitz, M.D., M.P.H.

    asked by lauren on June 28, 2016
  29. 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.

    asked by jane on August 16, 2011
  30. 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

    asked by ZIO on May 5, 2008
  31. 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

    asked by Zio on May 4, 2008
  32. 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

    asked by David on March 20, 2008
  33. 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

    asked by jay 2 on July 8, 2010
  34. English

    Why is it important to discuss the author of a book and the background of the author to students?

    asked by Madeline on September 19, 2010
  35. 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

    asked by Daniel B on October 13, 2006
  36. 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

    asked by worm on May 12, 2011
  37. 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

    asked by blake on July 2, 2011
  38. 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

    asked by rose- Ms. Sue on May 1, 2008
  39. 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

    asked by Anonymous on January 27, 2010
  40. 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

    asked by Nicole on October 5, 2014
  41. 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

    asked by briana on February 20, 2008
  42. 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

    asked by smoochie on September 22, 2009
  43. 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

    asked by navroz on January 11, 2010
  44. 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

    asked by Lauren on December 29, 2011
  45. 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

    asked by TTR+S<3 on March 18, 2014
  46. 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,

    asked by Ceci on December 5, 2012
  47. 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.

    asked by Sue on April 11, 2010
  48. 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

    asked by J_S_10 on March 21, 2010
  49. 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?)

    asked by rfvv on November 4, 2013
  50. 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

    asked by christopher on April 25, 2010
  51. 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

    asked by SuprNova on November 11, 2006
  52. 8 Grd L.A.

    How does the repetition in the preceding sentence convey the author's negative attitude toward television? I think it shows how the author thinks negatively about television.

    asked by Sean on December 7, 2016
  53. 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

    asked by Britttttany on May 28, 2012
  54. 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.

    asked by Anonymous on September 24, 2008
  55. 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

    asked by MM on April 4, 2012
  56. 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

    asked by Claudia on April 23, 2007
  57. english

    Ashlee, author of "Flask", is a compassionate and caring nurse. Do i need "the" infront of "author" and "article" before or after "Flask"

    asked by flame on September 13, 2010
  58. English

    Literary Analysis: Author’s Voice Read the selection. Then, answer the questions that follow. I’ve come to terms with my dreaminess, my absent-mindedness—well, okay, my ditziness! Why do I characterize myself this way? A few examples might make this

    asked by quick help needed on May 2, 2016
  59. 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 A. the will to power. B. dramatic irony. C. first person reporting. D.

    asked by Anonymous on November 25, 2015
  60. 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.

    asked by Sara Beth on September 24, 2012
  61. 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.

    asked by RR.. on April 29, 2009
  62. com220

    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

    asked by lisa on October 11, 2008
  63. 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

    asked by Delilah on October 19, 2012
  64. 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.

    asked by Jen on April 30, 2013
  65. 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

    asked by christopher on April 23, 2010
  66. L/A

    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:

    asked by Marylyn on October 22, 2014
  67. 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???

    asked by Gina on November 30, 2011
  68. 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.

    asked by Anonymous on October 15, 2014
  69. 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.

    asked by Anonymous on October 15, 2014
  70. 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

    asked by Joey on September 3, 2012
  71. 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

    asked by john on April 8, 2012
  72. 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

    asked by morgan on May 15, 2008
  73. 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

    asked by anonymous on February 16, 2007
  74. 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,

    asked by Leesa on October 15, 2009
  75. LA - 1 question

    Which of the following should you do during your third read of the multi-draft reading process? identify the author's tone and viewpoint evaluate how the selection compares to another examine the type of organization used in the selection determine the

    asked by SkatingDJ on November 17, 2014
  76. 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

    asked by Mohammad on April 3, 2012
  77. Article Annotations/English (Help!)

    I am going to be graded on the annotations for the article "Free the Elephants and Orcas in Captivity [Editorial]" by the Editors. However, I don't have good annotations for the author's main idea/argument, at least two supporting details and the

    asked by Victoria on September 16, 2016
  78. 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.

    asked by Daniel on February 10, 2008
  79. English

    What goes into the author field (the first part of an APA citation) on a Reference page if there is no author or editor listed? The date of publisher The location of the publisher The title of the work that is being cited, for example, the title of the

    asked by Tim on October 1, 2016
  80. 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

    asked by Delilah on January 2, 2013
  81. 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?

    asked by Brenda on September 7, 2007
  82. 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.

    asked by Maria on September 8, 2011
  83. English (Literature)

    What does it mean by "How the Author writes"? I have to write how the author writes for my paragraph about my book

    asked by Rose on December 6, 2017
  84. English

    1. MLA formatting requires which of the following? A. double spacing throughout, including the Works Cited page B. half-inch margins C. a title page D. paragraphs indented one inch 2. In MLA, parenthetical references _______. A. are optional and may be

    asked by Jay on May 1, 2015
  85. 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,

    asked by Brad on May 30, 2013
  86. 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

    asked by debra on September 14, 2008
  87. 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

    asked by Jan on September 13, 2009
  88. Language Arts

    Hello, this is long but I need my answer checked to this short selection the question is asking What best expresses the Author's point of view. Story selection: There's good news and bad news about grizzly bears in the American West. The good news their

    asked by kyle on April 22, 2015
  89. 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

    asked by Carson on October 27, 2011
  90. 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

    asked by shaquita on November 6, 2012
  91. SoCiAl

    Also, was Charles De Gaulle a Prime Minister or an author? my eng. teacher said he was an author but my friend said he was a Prime Minister. What do you think? or was he neither? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some links on

    asked by brie on April 23, 2007
  92. Algebra

    The author of a book on running receives a royalty of 75¢ per copy sold. If the royalty rate is 12% of the single copy price, how much money per copy does not go to the author?

    asked by Pat on December 20, 2017
  93. Alegbra 1

    The author of a book on running receives a royalty of 75¢ per copy sold. If the royalty rate is 12% of the single copy price, how much money per copy does not go to the author?

    asked by bill on December 15, 2017
  94. 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

    asked by mysterychicken on October 19, 2009
  95. 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

    asked by julie on November 1, 2007
  96. 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

    asked by English on February 24, 2011
  97. English

    Contains dialogue is created from the mind of the author. -A.B Written in chronological order, following the author from the beginning of his/her life to the end - A.B? Does not necessarily follow the main character from beginning of his/her life to the

    asked by Annabelle on February 22, 2015
  98. 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

    asked by jay on April 8, 2012
  99. English

    1. A research paper has which of the following aspects in common with an essay? A. a title page B. a works cited list C. body paragraphs with topic sentences D. personal experience as a primary source 2. When citing all sources, which answer lists the

    asked by Jay on April 17, 2015
  100. Reading

    His first fight was for his health and vigor. It all began at the age of nine. As a child, he was weak and thin because of his asthma. His father, the first Theodore, motivated him to fight his ill health. On the third floor of the house in New York where

    asked by Helen on February 3, 2016

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