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ENG 110: ACADEMIC WRITING/APA FOR UNDERGRADUATES  

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LESSON 3 – CORRECT APA ERRORS ON A TITLE PAGE AND REFERENCES

1.  What is incorrect in this title page of a case study paper? Why is it not in APA 7th ed.?

Running head: A REVIEW OF PROFIT AND LOSS IN CORPORATIONS

A Review of Profit and Loss in Corporations

Robert Smith

Concordia University

BUS 540: …

Dr. N. Eckhardt

Feb 5th, 2020

a.The page number in the top right hand corner; the shortened title is in bold.

b.         “Running head: …” is included in the header; the month is abbreviated.

c.         “Running head: …” is included in the header; the title is not in bold; the  class name is not included; the month is abbreviated.

d.         “Running head: …” is included in the header; the professor’s name is incorrect.

2. Review the list of References in APA 7th ed. style and answer the following questions:

References

Brown, L.S. (2018). Feminist therapy (2nd ed.). American Psychological Association.

https//doi.org/10.1037/0000092-000

Ewing-Chow, D. (2019, August 26). Moving From Corporate Social Responsibility to Social

Purpose: The New Business Of Food. Forbes.

https://www.forbes.com/sites/daphneewingchow/2019/08/26/moving-from-corporate-social-responsibility-to-social-purpose-the-new-business-of-food/#3344c11c4c86

Frynas, J. (2009). Beyond Corporate Social Responsibility: Oil Multinationals and Social

Challenges. Cambridge University Press.

Hartman, L. P., DesJardins, J. R., & MacDonald, C. (2014). Business Ethics: Decision

          Making for Personal Integrity And Social Responsibility (3rd ed.). McGraw-Hill.

McCauley, S. M., & Christiansen, M.H. (2019). Language learning as language use: a cross-

linguistic model of child language development. Psychological Review, 126(1), 1-51.

https://doi.org/10.1037/rev0000126

  1. What type of references are Brown, L.S., (2018) and Frynas, J. (2009)?
  1. Brown is an article; Frynas, J. is a book by an individual author (in print form)
  2. Brown is a book with a doi (digital object identifier); Frynas, J. is a newspaper article by an individual author
  3. Brown is a book with a doi (digital object identifier); Frynas, J. is a book by an individual author (in print form)
  4. Brown is a book by an individual author; Frynas, J. is a newspaper article by an individual author
  1. What type of reference is McCauley, S. M., & Christiansen, M.H. (2019)?

a. An online newspaper article with a doi.

b.  An online journal article with a doi.

c. An online TV show with a doi.

d. An online social media page with a doi.

3. What is incorrect about the following reference?  

Erickson, Erik H. (1968).  Identity: Youth and Crisis.  New York: W.W. Norton and Co.

  1. The publisher location is included.
  2. The publisher’s name is included.
  3. The author’s first name is included when only his first initials are required.
  4. Both a. and c.

4.  What is removed from the header in the title page of a case study paper?

a.  The page number in the top right hand corner

b.  The shortened title of the class paper

c.  The words “Running head: …”

d.  The words “Running header: …”

5. Identify the errors in the following reference:

Utay., and Miller, M. (2006). Guided imagery as an effective therapeutic technique: A brief

review of its history and efficacy research. Journal of Instructional Psychology33(1), 40-43.

a. Journal article name and number are not italicized; Utay’s first initial is missing.

b. Journal article title is not italicized; Utay’s first initial is missing.

c. Utay’s first initial is missing.

d. Utay’s first initial is missing; Journal name is not italicized.

6. Is the following reference correctly formatted per APA 7th ed.? Identify the type of reference.

Sinclair, Helen, & Fawcett, Josephine (1991). Altschul’s Psychology For Nurses (7th ed.).

London: Baillere Tindall

  1. True; Both the publisher location and name are included in this magazine.
  2. FalseThe publisher location is not included only the name of the publisher in this book.

7. Is the following reference correctly formatted per APA 7th ed.? Identify reference type.

Zahn-Waxler, Carolyn (1996). Environment, biology, and culture: Implications for adolescent development. Development Psychology, 32, 571-573.  https://doi.org/10.1037/0012-1649.32.4.571       

  1. Yes, author’s first name is included; Journal edition is not in italics
  2. No, author’s last name is included; Journal edition is not in italics
  3. No, the author’s first name should be the first initial only; Journal edition needs to be in italics. The journal volume is missing; indent the second line by half an inch from left margin; it’s an online journal with a doi.

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