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Question 1

Interview a member of a company’s _______ department to discover evidence to support
an applied science report.
Answer

              sales and marketing
              research and development
              human resources
              finance
4 points
 Question 2

_______ would add valuable support to a paper from an applied science discipline.
Answer

              Charts and tables
              Emotional reactions
              Literary criticism
              Expert testimony
4 points
 Question 3

One example of a primary source is a _______.
Answer

              book review
              work of art
              literary analysis
              specialized bibliography
4 points
 Question 4

An important step in academic writing involves _______.
Answer

              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
4 points
 Question 5
Discipline conventions of document style include _______.
Answer

               persuading readers of your chosen style
               formatting even special elements of the manuscript
               conducting interviews of primary sources
               consulting methodology outside your discipline

4 points
 Question 6


As an academic writer, you will be required to support your ideas with _______.
Answer

               methodology
               secondary sources
               reader expectations
               personal experience
4 points
 Question 7

To prepare for your social sciences report on the visual arts, your best option is to
_______.
Answer

               watch more television cartoons
               go more often to the movies
               take pictures at a dance recital
               study lines, shapes, and texture
4 points
 Question 8

A discipline’s methodology refers to _______.
Answer

               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
4 points
 Question 9
The social sciences focus on human behavior such as politics. A paper on such a topic
should include _______.
Answer

               experimental results
               results of recent medical trials
               archaeological findings
               speech quotations
4 points
 Question 10

When writing about music, art, or literature (topics common in the humanities), it is
preferable to use the _______ style.
Answer

               passive voice
               active voice
               explicit
               third person
4 points
 Question 11

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.
Answer



Question 12

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.

				
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