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History356: 20th Century America: Review Quiz


What is this a citation to?

Gleick, James. Chaos: Making a New Science. New York: Penguin, 1987. Print.

Book: 4 votes (66.67%)
Journal article: 2 votes (33.33%)
Website: 0 votes (0%)
Encyclopedia entry: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 6

Citation No. 2

In this citation, what is the title of the journal?

Field, Samantha. "Dark Matter and Andromeda." Cosmological Sciences 23.5 (2003): 156-189.

Citation No. 2
Field: 0 votes (0%)
Dark Matter and Andromeda: 1 votes (12.5%)
Cosmological Sciences: 7 votes (87.5%)
Total Votes: 8


Where can you find journal and magazine articles?

EBSCO Academic Search Complete: 3 votes (37.5%)
Library catalog: 0 votes (0%)
Both of the above: 5 votes (62.5%)
Neither of the above: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 8

Articles No. 2

What is a difference between a scholarly journal article and a popular magazine article?

Articles No. 2
Magazine articles are typically longer than scholarly journal articles.: 0 votes (0%)
Scholarly journal articles usually include a bibliography of works cited, while magazine articles do not.: 6 votes (100%)
Magazine articles usually identify the credentials of the author of the article.: 0 votes (0%)
All of the above.: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 6

Articles No. 3

Which of these article database searches will retrieve the fewest number of results?

Articles No. 3
roosevelt: 0 votes (0%)
roosevelt and race and foreign policy: 0 votes (0%)
roosevelt and (race or ethnicity): 0 votes (0%)
roosevelt and race and foreign policy and 1900: 6 votes (100%)
Total Votes: 6


A subject search in the library catalog will provide more results than a keyword search.

True: 1 votes (14.29%)
False: 6 votes (85.71%)
Total Votes: 7

Books No. 2

When doing a keyword search in the library catalog, I am searching a book's: (please choose the most complete answer)

Books No. 2
Title and Author: 0 votes (0%)
Subject Headings: 0 votes (0%)
Full Text: 1 votes (12.5%)
All of the above: 4 votes (50%)
Title and Author and Subject Headings: 3 votes (37.5%)
Title and Author and Full Text: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 8

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Rebecca Seipp
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MSIS, Information Science
The University of Texas at Austin
BA, History
Southwestern University