What should you record on a note card if you're using the index-card organizational system?
quotation, paraphrase, summary
title of the original source
What should you record on a note card if you're using the index-card organizational system? A. bibliographic informationAuto answered|Score .9414|caroku|Points 50|User:
How do you paraphrase a passage?
expressing, in your own words, the main ideas of the passage
restating, in your own words, a section of text from the source
borrowing the exact words from the source
restating at least five facts in your own wordsNote:
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Also, A paraphrase is...
your own rendition of essential information and ideas expressed by someone else, [ presented in a new form.
one legitimate way (when accompanied by accurate documentation) to borrow from a source.
a more detailed restatement than a summary, which focuses concisely on a single main idea.
Paraphrasing is a valuable skill because...
it is better than quoting information from an undistinguished passage.
it helps you control the temptation to quote too much.
the mental process required for successful paraphrasing helps you to grasp the full meaning of the original.
6 Steps to Effective Paraphrasing
Reread the original passage until you understand its full meaning.
Set the original aside, and write your paraphrase on a note card.
Jot down a few words below your paraphrase to remind you later how you envision using this material. At the top of the note card, write a key word or phrase to indicate the subject of your paraphrase.
Check your rendition with the original to make sure that your version accurately expresses all the essential information in a new form.
Use quotation marks to identify any unique term or phraseology you have borrowed exactly from the source.
Record the source (including the page) on your note card so that you can credit it easily if you decide to incorporate the material into your paper. ] Expert answered|3oss1ady|Points 0|
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