r the Unit 3 Complete assignment, write a narrative essay (minimum of 1000 words) which addresses the questions and statements below. When finished, the essay should demonstrate a thorough understanding of the READ and ATTEND sections. A minimum of three scholarly sources are required, and all sources should be cited and referenced in APA format.
- What factors might you consider when analyzing a research assignment? What tasks are usually included in crafting an effective research project?
- How are scholarly reference works useful to college-level researchers? Why must researchers use caution when using information from blogs, discussion lists, news groups, and even news sites? Why is Wikipedia an inappropriate source for college research?
- Name two strategies for maintaining good research notes, notes that will help you avoid inadvertent plagiarism.
- What should a writer do if she or he is quoting frequently but paraphrasing little and summarizing less? How can you distinguish your own ideas from those that you have borrowed?