Scenario: You have to write a short paper for an ENG 1024 class on the topic of how meditation and yoga reduce stress and impact academic success for college students. You've found a source, but you're not sure if it's credible. Your professor has asked that you find 2-3 academic sources in credible scholarly journals.
Using the ABCD criteria on your Google Doc, work with your team to score the source you are assigned. Give your source a numerical score from 1 (unreliable) to 10 (credible) for each criteria and add in comments for share-out on this Google Doc
The JWU library has two style guides:
However, if you need more in depth guidance on formatting go to the Purdue OWL.
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