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More Exercise Central Quizzes Available in Composition Digital Products

Blog Post created by Will Stonefield Employee on Oct 6, 2016

The third batch of Exercise Central quizzes is now available in Composition digital products. This batch of 26 new quizzes once again expands on our existing coverage with 258 new questions on important topics in grammar, mechanics, and working with sources.

 

The new Exercise Central quizzes are available now in the following products:

  • Writer’s Help 2.0, Hacker Version
  • Writer’s Help 2.0, Lunsford Version
  • LaunchPad Solo for Hacker Handbooks
  • LaunchPad Solo for Lunsford Handbooks
  • LaunchPad Solo for Readers and Writers
  • LaunchPad for Axelrod/Cooper, The St. Martin’s Guide to Writing, 11th edition
  • LaunchPad for Lunsford/Ruszkiewicz/Walters, Everything’s an Argument, 7th edition

 

All the quiz questions are in the new Question Picker, where you can find and assign pre-built quizzes by filtering for Exercise Central Quiz, Topic, or Subtopic. You can even mix-and-match questions and build your own custom quizzes to meet your students' needs.

 

If you're new to Exercise Central -- or if this is your first time using Exercise Central in LaunchPad or Writer's Help -- CLICK HERE to read Adam Whitehurst's detailed walkthrough on how to use and assign Exercise Central quizzes in your course.

 

If you're already using Exercise Central in any of the products listed above, you do NOT need to do anything in order to access and assign the new quiz questions. They have been automatically added to your course and are now fully assignable and customizable.

 

Here is the full list of quizzes now available in Exercise Central.

 

Exercise Central Batch 1

 Exercise Central Batch 2

Avoiding Comma Splices 1 (Easy)

 Avoiding Misplaced and Dangling Modifiers 1 (Easy)

Avoiding Comma Splices 2 (Easy)

 Avoiding Wordy Language 1 (Easy)

Avoiding Comma Splices 3 (Moderate)

 Choosing Effective Topic Sentences 1 (Moderate)

Avoiding Run-On Sentences 1 (Easy)

 Choosing Effective Topic Sentences 2 (Moderate)

Avoiding Sentence Fragments 1 (Moderate)

 Choosing Topics for Writing Assignments 1 (Moderate)

Avoiding Sexist Language 1 (Easy)

 Formatting Titles 1 (Easy)

Choosing the Right Words 1 (Easy)

 Identifying Conjunctions 1 (Easy)

Choosing the Right Words 2 (Easy)

 Identifying Linking Verbs 1 (Easy)

Citing Sources Using APA Style 1 (Moderate)

 Identifying Linking Verbs 2 (Easy)

Citing Sources Using MLA Style 1 (Moderate)

 Identifying Patterns of Organization 1 (Moderate)

Citing Sources Using MLA Style 2 (Moderate)

 Identifying Prepositions 3 (Moderate)

Coordinating Ideas with Semicolons 1 (Easy)

 Identifying Primary Support and Supporting Details 1 (Moderate)

Correcting Errors in Parallelism 1 (Easy)

 Identifying Subjects and Objects of Prepositions 1 (Easy)

Correcting Errors in Parallelism 2 (Easy)

 Identifying Topic Sentences 1 (Moderate)

Correcting Errors in Parallelism 3 (Moderate)

 Identifying Types of Conjunctions 1 (Easy)

Correcting Errors in Parallelism 4 (Moderate)

 Identifying Types of Nouns 1 (Easy)

Correcting Errors in Pronoun Reference 1 (Easy)

 Identifying Types of Nouns 2 (Easy)

Correcting Errors in Pronoun Reference 2 (Easy)

 Identifying Types of Verbs 1 (Easy)

Correcting Errors in Pronoun Reference 3 (Moderate)

 Identifying Types of Verbs 2 (Easy)

Correcting Errors in Subject-Verb Agreement 1 (Easy)

 Making Verbs Agree with Indefinite Pronouns 1 (Easy)

Correcting Errors in Subject-Verb Agreement 2 (Easy)

 MLW Correcting Common Errors 1 (Easy)

Correcting Errors in Subject-Verb Agreement 3 (Moderate)

 MLW Using Count and Noncount Nouns 1 (Easy)

Correcting Errors with Plural Nouns 1 (Easy)

 MLW Using Prepositions 1 (Easy)

Correcting Run-On Sentences 1 (Easy)

 Punctuating Direct Quotations 1 (Easy)

Correcting Run-On Sentences 2 (Easy)

 Supporting Thesis Statements 1 (Easy)

Correcting Run-On Sentences 3 (Moderate)

 Understanding Audience 1 (Easy)

Correcting Sentence Fragments 1 (Easy)

 Understanding Main Ideas 1 (Easy)

Correcting Sentence Fragments 2 (Easy)

 Understanding Pronoun Case 1 (Easy)

Correcting Sentence Fragments 3 (Moderate)

 Understanding Purpose 1 (Easy)

Correcting Sentence Fragments 4 (Moderate)

 Understanding Purpose 2 (Easy)

Correcting Shifts in Verb Tense 1 (Easy)

 Understanding Subject-Verb Agreement with Compound Subjects  1 (Easy)

Correcting Shifts in Verb Tense 2 (Easy)

 Understanding Subject-Verb Agreement with Compound Subjects  2 (Easy)

Correcting Shifts in Verb Tense 3 (Moderate)

 Using Colons and Semicolons 1 (Easy)

Correcting Shifts in Verb Tense 4 (Moderate)

 Using Colons and Semicolons 2 (Moderate)

Identifying Adjectives and Adverbs 1 (Easy)

 Using Comparatives and Superlatives 1 (Easy)

Identifying Adjectives and Adverbs 2 (Easy)

 Using Comparatives and Superlatives 2 (Easy)

Identifying Comma Splices 1 (Easy)

 Using Prefixes and Suffixes 1 (Easy)

Identifying Comma Splices 2 (Easy)

 Using Prefixes and Suffixes 2 (Easy)

Identifying Comma Splices 3 (Easy)

 Using Prepositions 1 (Easy)

Identifying Comma Splices 4 (Moderate)

 Using Prepositions 2 (Easy)

Identifying Comma Splices 5 (Moderate)

Exercise Central Batch 3 - NEW

Identifying Errors in Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement 1 (Easy)

Changing from Passive to Active Voice 1 (Moderate)

Identifying Errors in Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement 2 (Easy)

Checking Agreement When the Verb Comes Before the Subject 1 (Moderate)

Identifying Errors in Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement 3 (Moderate)

Choosing Effective Research Strategies 1 (Moderate)

Identifying Errors in Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement 4 (Moderate)

Evaluating Sources Using APA Style 1 (Moderate)

Identifying Errors in Subject-Verb Agreement 1 (Easy)

Evaluating Sources Using MLA Style 1 (Moderate)

Identifying Errors in Subject-Verb Agreement 2 (Easy)

Identifying Errors in Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement 5 (Moderate)

Identifying Prepositions 1 (Easy)

Identifying Errors in Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement 6 (Moderate)

Identifying Prepositions 2 (Moderate)

MLW Using Articles 1 (Easy)

Identifying Pronouns 1 (Easy)

MLW Using Articles 2 (Easy)

Identifying Pronouns 2 (Moderate)

Understanding Subject-Verb Agreement in There Is, Was, Were Sentences 1 (Easy)

Identifying Run-On Sentences 1 (Moderate)

Understanding Subject-Verb Agreement in There Is, Was, Were Sentences 2 (Easy)

Identifying Sentence Fragments 1 (Easy)

Using Apostrophes to Show Possession 1 (Easy)

Identifying Subjects 1 (Easy)

Using Apostrophes to Show Possession 2 (Easy)

Identifying Subjects 2 (Moderate)

Using Apostrophes to Show Possession 3 (Moderate)

Identifying Verb Tense 1 (Easy)

Using Apostrophes to Show Possession 4 (Moderate)

Identifying Verb Tense 2 (Easy)

Using Appropriate Language 1 (Easy)

Identifying Verb Tense 3 (Moderate)

Using Articles 1 (Easy)

Integrating Sources 1 (Moderate)

Using Articles 2 (Easy)

Integrating Sources 2 (Moderate)

Using Comparatives and Superlatives 3 (Moderate)

MLW Correcting Errors in Verb Phrases with Auxiliary Verbs 1 (Easy)

Using Comparatives and Superlatives 4 (Moderate)

MLW Correcting Errors in Verb Phrases with Auxiliary Verbs 2 (Easy)

Using Definite and Indefinite Articles 1 (Easy)

MLW Identifying Missing, Incorrect, or Extra Words 1 (Easy)

Using Definite and Indefinite Articles 2 (Easy)

MLW Using Irregular Verb Forms 1 (Easy)

Using Prepositions after Adjectives and Verbs 1 (Easy)

MLW Using Irregular Verb Forms 2 (Easy)

Using Prepositions after Adjectives and Verbs 2 (Easy)

Spelling the Right Words Correctly 1 (Easy)

Using Subordination to Join Two Sentences 1 (Moderate)

Spelling the Right Words Correctly 2 (Easy)

Using Subordination to Join Two Sentences 2 (Moderate)

Spelling the Right Words Correctly 3 (Moderate)

 

Using Active or Passive Voice 1 (Easy)

 

Using Active or Passive Voice 2 (Moderate)

 

Using Apostrophes 1 (Easy)

 

Using Apostrophes 2 (Easy)

 

Using Apostrophes 3 (Moderate)

 

Using Apostrophes 4 (Moderate)

 

Using Capitalization 1 (Easy)

 

Using Capitalization 2 (Easy)

 

Using Capitalization 3 (Moderate)

 

Using Commas 1 (Easy)

 

Using Commas 2 (Easy)

 

Using Commas 3 (Moderate)

 

Using Coordinating Conjunctions 1 (Easy)

 

Using Formal Language 1 (Easy)

 

Using Formal Language 2 (Easy)

 

Using Hyphens 1 (Easy)

 

Using Hyphens 2 (Moderate)

 

Using Italics in Titles 1 (Easy)

 

Using Subordinating Conjunctions 1 (Easy)

 

Using the Correct Forms of Be, Have, Do 1 (Easy)

 

Using the Correct Forms of Be, Have, Do 2 (Moderate)

 

Using Verb Forms 1 (Easy)

 

Using Verb Forms 2 (Moderate)

 

Using Verb Forms 3 (Moderate)

 

Using Verb Tenses 1 (Easy)

 

Using Verb Tenses 2 (Easy)

 

Using Verb Tenses 3 (Moderate)

 

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