This assignment must be completed as soon as the course begins. This will help the professor and you determine how well you know APA. You will need to know APA in order to complete many assignments in this course. Losing points on future work due to not knowing APA can make a difference of a letter grade.
Follow the numbered format on a Word document. Each item worth 25 points. Maximum attempts 2:
- Cite your textbook in APA style as you would list on a reference page of a research paper.
- Provide two examples of an in-text citation as you would use in a research paper. Use your textbook’s author. Use APA style.
- Provide an example of an APA citation of an academic journal as you would list on a References page.
- Provide an example of a citation for a source you obtained from the Internet as you list on a References page.
If you need assistance, review the APA resources available in the Writing Resources area of the course (in the course menu on the left)
- Check anything APA at Purdue Online Writing Lab
- APA is always double space, no more no less.
You should submit
- A word document with the items 1 through 4 listed above.