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Unformatted text preview: Axia College Material Appendix E Quoting, Summarizing, and Paraphrasing Sources Summarize: • Be brief. • Reflect key facts or ideas. • Help readers understand context. • Do not insert personal views. • Write in your own words, except for quotations. A case study was done in the 1990’s regarding the incarceration and arrest rates thru out the united states. In 2000 there were 734,498 people arrested the FBI’s records show that this is the highest ever. The annual death toll of Americans from either legal or illegal drug use is 537,500 and yet there are no death related to marijuana. More people are arrested for marijuana than all other crimes combined. The marijuana law needs to be openly debated using only the truth. Marijuana should be legalized. Legalization of marijuana. Retrieved from http://legalizationofmarijuana.com/ Paraphrase: • Use details. • Reflect the structure of the source....
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