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New! Quizzes in the Mastering APA Style Student Workbook

By using this interactive workbook in conjunction with their APA Style manual, students of APA Style will soon be on their way to becoming APA Style experts!
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American Psychological Association. (2022, September 14). New! Quizzes in the Mastering APA Style Student Workbook. APA Style. https://apastyle.apa.org/blog/new-quizzes-mastering-apa-style-student-workbook

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The APA Style team is proud to announce an update to the Mastering APA Style Student Workbook (7th ed.): graded quizzes and a new glossary of terms. This updated version of the workbook is now available for purchase.

First released in fall 2021, the Mastering APA Style Student Workbook consists of interactive, ungraded, formative practice activities to help users learn the foundations of APA Style and scholarly writing. The new graded quizzes assess knowledge of APA Style and scholarly writing. The glossary assists students by providing definitions of important terms.

By using this interactive workbook in conjunction with their APA Style manual, students of APA Style will soon be on their way to becoming APA Style experts!

There are 28 summative quizzes, each corresponding to the nine modules of the workbook, as described in the following table.

Module

Quizzes

Student Paper Types, Elements, and Format

Paper Types and Elements
Paper Format

Paper Organization

Writing Style and Grammar

Continuity and Flow

Conciseness and Clarity
Verbs and Pronouns
Sentence and Paper Construction

Bias-Free Language

General Guidelines

Specific Terms

Punctuation, Lists, and Italics

Punctuation
Lists

Italics

Spelling, Capitalization, and Abbreviations

Spelling
Capitalization

Abbreviations

Numbers and Statistics

Numbers
Statistics

Tables and Figures

Tables

Figures

Works Credited in Text

General Guidelines
In-Text Citations
Paraphrases and Quotations

Reference List

General Guidelines
Author Element
Date Element
Title Element
Source Element

Reference List Format and Order

The quizzes feature the same interactive question types you’ll find in the workbook itself, including drag-and-drop table, image hotspot, and fill-in-the-blank.

Here is a screenshot of the quiz content:

summative quiz example

Instructors who adopt the student workbook as part of a course can integrate the workbook with their school’s learning management system (LMS), allowing them to customize the number of quiz attempts and the time allowed and to export grades to their gradebook. Instructors who adopted the previous version of the workbook will receive the updated version at the start of a new course or semester. 

We hope that you enjoy these new features of the Mastering APA Style Student Workbook. Try the workbook for free today (including a sample of the quiz questions) and you will see it is a terrific solution for learning APA Style quickly and easily.