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APA INTERACTIVE QUESTIONS Passive voice. Use the active voice for direct, concise writing. Correct! A more concise version is, "A sudden downpour on the front lawn delayed the ceremony." Identify the type of writing error in the following sentence: The delay in the ceremony’s commencement was caused by a sudden downpour on the front lawn. A Incorrect grammar or punctuation. All academic writing must adhere to the rules of grammar, spelling, capitalization, and punctuation. B Unsupported assertion. Opinion alone is insufficient; include an appropriate reference to back up each argument. C Passive voice. Use the active voice for direct, concise writing. D No error. Incorrect grammar or punctuation. All academic writing must adhere to the rules of grammar, spelling, capitalization, and punctuation. Correct! This is a run-on sentence with three spelling errors. Identify the type of writing error in the following sentence: I agree with your discussion post its alot harder to fix human resource problems when they’re aren’t any systems in place. A Incorrect grammar or punctuation. All academic writing must adhere to the rules of grammar, spelling, capitalization, and punctuation. B Unsupported assertion. Opinion alone is insufficient; include an appropriate reference to back up each argument.
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C Passive voice. Use the active voice for direct, concise writing. D No error. Previous Question | Next Question Zombie nouns. Turning active verbs into awkward adjectives makes ideas more abstract. Correct! A more direct version would read, "When social media users seek validation, they alienate their friends." Identify the type of writing error in the following sentence: The validation- seeking approach employed by many social media users can lead to the alienation of others in the social circle. A Unsupported assertion. Opinion alone is insufficient; include an appropriate reference to back up each argument. B Zombie nouns. Turning active verbs into awkward adjectives makes ideas more abstract. C Hedging. Qualifiers lend doubt to your writing. Strike extra words that do not contribute meaning. D No error. Previous Question | Next Question You chose: Hedging. Qualifiers lend doubt to your writing. Strike extra words that do not contribute meaning. Correct! Omit the qualifiers for stronger writing: "The results indicate a shift in the way social media is used in organizations." Identify the type of writing error in the following sentence: The results seem to indicate that there could be a minor shift in the way social media is used in organizations. A Unsupported assertion. Opinion alone is insufficient; include an appropriate reference to back up each
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argument. B Zombie nouns. Turning active verbs into awkward adjectives makes ideas more abstract.
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