• Academic B Writing
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  • Using Sources AK

    Quoting

    1. Exercise: Identify a good quotation

      1. D

    Summarizing

    1. Exercise: Evaluate summaries

      1. Ineffective, overly simplified, the original is a claim ("no visit to the city is complete without...")
      2. Most effective, the main information is here
      3. Effective, this is more of a paraphrase because it includes all of the information and is almost the same length as the original
      4. Ineffective, includes some of the same wording (plagiarism) 
    2. Exercise: Write a summary

      1. Answers will vary, no examples provided

    Paraphrasing

    1. Exercise: Choose the best paraphrase

      1. C
      2. B
      3. B
    2. Exercise: Write a paraphrase

      1. Answers will vary, no examples provided
    3. Exercise: Write a body paragraph with paraphrases

      1. Answers will vary, no examples provided
    4. Exercise: Write a quote, summary or paraphrase

      1. Answers will vary, no examples provided

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