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page number

location in the upper right hand corner of every page

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person who compiles a book by other authors

editor

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heading

includes the authors name, date and course

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works consulted

a listing of all the works used by the writer in the context of the paper

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a listing of all works reviewed by the author

works cited

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paraphrase

putting into your own words

3

preliminary source of all information

source cards

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putting into your own words

paraphrase

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a listing of all the works used by the writer in the context of the paper

works consulted

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document or physical object which was written or created during the time under study

primary source

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organization

the order in which info is presented in a paper

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works cited

a listing of all works reviewed by the author

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word for word what the source says, enclosed in quotations

direct quote

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the order in which info is presented in a paper

organization

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editor

person who compiles a book by other authors

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direct quote

word for word what the source says, enclosed in quotations

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in-text citation

acknowledging a sources information with poarenthesis

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MLA

guidelines used by writers to ensure consistency in the format and writing of research papers

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a collection of shorter works within one volume

anthology

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anthology

a collection of shorter works within one volume

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block quote

a lengthy passage set off from the rest of the text, which does not need to be enclosed

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the breakdown of one topic into various others

subtopics

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information you should/already know

general knowledge

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general knowledge

information you should/already know

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includes the authors name, date and course

heading

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systematic method for recording and recognizing researched info

note cards

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subtopics

the breakdown of one topic into various others

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transistion

used to tie details of writing together so they read smoothly

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diction

the wording used by a writer to communicate ideas

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outline

preliminary plan of the papers organization prior to the actual writing of the paper