correct MLA style to cite an article
What is the correct MLA style to cite an article from the online databases?
|A.Last name, First name. “Title of Article.” Name of Journal in Italics volume.Issue (Year): Pages. Print.|
|B.Last name, First name. “Title of Article.” Name of Journal in Italics volume.Issue (Year): Pages. Database title in italics. Web. Date accessed. (correct answer)|
|C.Last name, First name. (Year). Title of article in lower case letters after the first word. Title of journal in italics. Volume (issue). Pages.|
|D.Last name, First name. Title of Article in Italics. “Name of Journal.” volume.Issue (Year): Pages. Print.|
|Question 5 of 10||3.0 Points|
How do you cite an article in-text MLA style, if the you mention the author’s last name in the text of your sentence, and the source you are using is not paginated.
|A.Put only the author’s last name in the parentheses. (correct answer)|
|B.Put the author’s last name in parentheses, along with the number 1.|
|C.There is no need for an in-text citation in this case because you have mentioned the name of the author in the sentence and the article is not paginated.|
|D.Put the author’s last name and the title of the article in parentheses.|
|Question 6 of 10||3.0 Points|
What is wrong with this website: www.dictionary.com?
|A.It is biased. (correct answer)|
|B.It uses statistics.|
|C.There is nothing wrong with this website.|
|D.This website only gives a cursory overview about a subject.|
Question 7 of 10
A scholarly source has which of following attributes:
|A.Usually does not have an author.|
|B.Often contains advertisements.|
|C.Uses formal language appropriate for a professional or academic audience. (correct answer)|
|D.Contained biased language.|
|Question 8 of 10||3.0 Points|
If you were writing about global warming, what is an example of a primary source?
|A.An interview with a scientist. (correct answer)|
|B.A YouTube video created by a college class.|
|C.An excerpt from a popular movie.|
|D.A scholarly article on global warming in an academic journal.|
|Question 9 of 10||3.0 Points|
You want to use a quotation from a scientist. However, you found this quotation from in an article written by another person. How would you cite this quotation?
|A.Put N/A in parentheses.|
|B.Put the title of the article in parentheses.|
|C.Put the scientist’s name in parentheses.|
|D.Introduce the scientist within the context of your sentence, add the quotation, and then, in parentheses write (qtd. in Author’s last name page). (correct answer)|
The original text is as follows (story written by Candace Otem): It was a dark and angry night. As I opened the door, the bats flew quickly past my head. Which of the following is cited correctly?
|A.Otem explains that “the bats flew quickly past my head.”|
|B.It was a dark and angry night. As I opened the door, the bats flew quickly past my head. (Otem) (correct answer)|
|C.It was a “dark and angry night.” (Otem)|
|D.It was a terribly dark evening. She opened the door, and saw that bats flew quickly past her head (Otem).|