GEN 499 Week 1 Test.docx - Select the statement that is true for APA formatted citations-Quotations that are 40 or more words should be formatted as a

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Unformatted text preview: Select the statement that is true for APA formatted citations. -Quotations that are 40 or more words should be formatted as a block quote. What does it mean to ethically use other people's information, thoughts, and ideas? -It means you should paraphrase and cite information retrieved from other sources. What is the best way to avoid plagiarism? -Paraphrase information from a source in your own words and cite the source. The only time a source should be cited is when the information is directly quoted from the source. -False Which of the following shows a correctly formatted in-text citation for paraphrased information? -All people have negotiation skills; they just need to know how to use them effectively (Fisher & Ury, 2011). When citing a source with just two authors, you should never write et al. Instead, you should always provide the author(s) last names followed by the year of publication. -True A student is writing a paper about how friendly specific dog breeds are. To help him confirm his theory that a dog is a man's best friend, he found a YouTube video that showed a compilation of dogs being friendly and loving towards humans. Does this student need to cite the video source in his paper? -No Turnitin is a tool that tells you whether or not you plagiarized. -False When the reference list is highlighted in Turnitin, this means that plagiarism has occurred. -False ...
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