NUR3119 Quiz 1 (October 2019)

NUR 3119 Professional Nursing: Concepts and Issues

Quiz 1

Question 1 The following element is included in the title page of a paper. Select all that appy.

author byline

running head

title of the paper

name of the faculty

institutional affiliation

date of the paper

Question 2 The Introduction in a paper does not carry a heading labeling it the Introduction.

True

False

see APA manual 6th edition pp. 27 and 63

Question 3 The running head is an abbreviated or shortened version of the title of the paper.

True

False

see p. 229 APA manual 6th edition.

Question 4 This a brief, 150-250 word summary of the paper that inludes the paper’s thesis and main points.

abstract

title page

conclusion

introduction

see pp. 25-27 APA manual 6th ed.

Question 5 There is a strict formatting of headings and subheadings in APA style.

True

False

see p. 62 of the APA manual 6th ed.

Question 6 When adding Online scholarly journal articles without a DOI it is required that the URL of the journal home page be added to a reference list. For example-APA guidelines state you should add this statement: (Retrieved from http://www.journalhomepage.com/full/url/) as an example at the end of your reference when you have no DOI.

Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Date of publication). Title of article. Title of Journal, volume number. Retrieved from http://www.journalhomepage.com/full/url/

True

False

see p. 171 of the APA manual.

Question 7 Which of the following demonstrate correct format of an in-text citation for direct quotations?

“Nursing as a discipline is less controversial” (Blais & Hayes, 2011, p. 17).

‘Nursing as a discipline is less controversial’ (Blais & Hayes, 2011, p. 17).

Nursing as a discipline is less controversial. (Blais and Hayes, 2011, page 17).

Nursing as a discipline is less controversial (“Blais & Hayes, 2011, p. 17”).

see p. 171 of the APA manual 6th ed.

Question 8The reference list includes ALL the sources read for the paper.

True

False

see p. 180 of the APA manual 6th ed.

Question 9 Which of the following is the correct format for the Reference list?

The first line of each source should be flushed to the left, while the second line (if any) should be indented 1/2 inch (hanging indent). The entire page or pages should be double spaced.

The first line of each source should be flushed to the right, while the second line (if any) should be in line with the first line. The entire page or pages should be double spaced.

The first line of each source should be flushed to the left, while the second line (if any) should be indented 1/2 an inch (hanging indent). The entire page or pages should be single spaced.

The first line of each source should be flushed to the right, while the second line (if any) should be in line with the first line. The entire page or pages should be single spaced.

see pp. 174, 180-183 and p. 230 of the APA manual 6th edition

Question 10 What is NOT correct with the following reference list citation?

Blais, K. K., & Hayes, J.S. (2011). Professional nursing practice: Concepts and perspectives (6th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.

Nothing is wrong with the citation

page number should be listed for a book

The year should come after the publisher

The citation should not include the name of the publisher.

see p. 203 # 18 of tha APA manual 6th ed. for an example. See also page 183.

Question 11 Which of the following journal article is documented correctly as a source in the reference list in APA style?

Harden, R.M. (1988). What is an OSCE?. Medical Teacher, 10(1), 19-22.

Harden, R.M. “What is an OSCE?.” Medical Teacher 10.1 (1988): 19-22.

Harden, R.M. “What is an OSCE?.” Medical Teacher10, no. 1 (1988): 19-22

Harden, R.M. “What is an OSCE?.” Medical Teacher10, no. 1 (1988): 19-22

see p. 199 of the APA manual 6th ed.

Question 12In APA style of writing, the list of references is arranged:

alphabetically, by the author’s last name

alphabetically by the author’s first name

by publication name

alphabetically, by the title of the work

see p. 181 of the APA manual 6th ed.

Question 13 Which of the following is the correct format when et al. when there four authors in a source?

Regehr et al. (2015)

(Regehr et al., 2015)

a only

both a and b

see p. 177 of the APA manual 6th ed.

Question 14 Which of the following is a correctly formatted in-text citation?

Objective structured clinical examination (OSCE) is a well-established form of examination (Harden, 1988).

Harden (1988) stated that Objective structured clinical examination is a well-established form of examination.

According to Harden (1988), Objective structured clinical examination is a well-established form of examination.

a only

a, b, c

see p. 174 of the APA manual for examples of in-text citations for one author.

Question 15 In APA style, personal communications (emails, memos, letters, and interviews) are:

not included in the in-text citation

not included in the reference list

need to include the author’s initials and surname and the exact date of the communication

a and c

b and c

Question 16 Each source listed in the Reference list must be cited in the text of the paper and the reference page must be on a separate page.

True

False

see pp. 174, 180, 230 of the APA manual 6th ed.

Question 17 What is incorrect in the following citation?

Friedenberg, R. Health care rationing: Every physician’s dilemma. Radiology Journal, 217, 626-628.

There should be a period immediately after the journal title

The article title should be enclosed in quotation marks

Page numbers should be included for a journal article

The citation should include the year of publication placed in a parentheses after the author’s name.

see p. 199 of the APA manual 6th ed.

Question 18Each paragraph in the paper needs to be indented ____ an inch. (Write your answer as a FRACTION only).

1/2

RESPONSE_1-2

Question 19Margins from the top, bottom, left and rigth of each page of the paper should be ___ inch. (Please write the Arabic number only).

one

RESPONSE_1

Question 20 Objective structured clinical examination (OSCE) is a well-established form of examination. (Harden, 1988).

The above in-text citation is formatted correctly according to APA.

True

False