English Unit VII Assessment posted
Interview a member of a company’s _______ department to discover evidence to support
an applied science report.
sales and marketing
research and development
_______ would add valuable support to a paper from an applied science discipline.
Charts and tables
One example of a primary source is a _______.
work of art
An important step in academic writing involves _______.
setting aside evidence in favor of personal experience
analyzing the special needs of the writing assignment
consulting primary sources and avoiding secondary sources
comparing writing styles outside the discipline for examples of document
formatting and source citation
Discipline conventions of document style include _______.
persuading readers of your chosen style
formatting even special elements of the manuscript
conducting interviews of primary sources
consulting methodology outside your discipline
As an academic writer, you will be required to support your ideas with _______.
To prepare for your social sciences report on the visual arts, your best option is to
watch more television cartoons
go more often to the movies
take pictures at a dance recital
study lines, shapes, and texture
A discipline’s methodology refers to _______.
the variety of resources available to its researchers
how its practitioners investigate answers to questions
language conventions used in its literature
the style for citing sources and formatting documents
The social sciences focus on human behavior such as politics. A paper on such a topic
should include _______.
results of recent medical trials
When writing about music, art, or literature (topics common in the humanities), it is
preferable to use the _______ style.
Discuss how writing in the different disciplines varies in terms of language style and
tools. Use examples to illustrate. For instance, you could discuss how writing in the
social sciences differs from the tools and language of literary analysis in the humanities.
Looking forward to your intended college degree or profession, what academic discipline
are you most likely to be writing in? What strategies should you keep in mind for writing
in this discipline? Discuss and use examples to illustrate and support your discussion.