APA
Parts of Essay
Writing Process
Rhetorical Appeals
Sources
100

Name the parts of a title page

Page # (place), Title, Student Name, University Name, Class Name, Teacher Name, & Date

100

The information that states what the paper is about

Thesis statement

100

Describe editing

Focusing on the details like grammar, spelling, & word choice

100

There are 3 of rhetorical appeals that are used in academic writing

Logos, ethos, & pathos

100
The best place to look for sources

Library

200

Format for a citation for a direct quote

(Name, year, p.#)

200

The first paragraph

Introduction

200

Every paragraph should have this

Indentation!!!

200

Logos

Logic-using facts, figures, & reason. (Statistics) 

200

Valid websites to use as sources

.gov, .org, .edu

300
Format for the reference page
References

Alphabetical order by author's last name
Indented lines after first line of citation

300

The average # of body paragraphs

3

300

Describe revision

Major changes such as moving paragraphs, taking out or adding information, clear and concise writing

300

Pathos

Emotion-tugging on the heartstrings-personal stories or loaded language

300

Age of source

No older than 10 years

400
Required tone for APA

Objective/Non-biased

400

Wrapping it up

Conclusion

400

Process that can help order writing

Outline

400

Ethos

Ethics-author credibility 

400

Evaluating sources

Where it comes from, grammar/spelling, author, language, relevance 

500

The system Post uses to check for plagiarism & the number a student should be under

SafeAssign & 25%

500
Avg sentences per paragraph

7-9

500

Each body paragraph has one of these

Topic sentence

500

Determining author creditbility

Work experience, familiarity with topic, relevance

500

A great place to find sources, besides the library

Reference page of any current sources used

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