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Read the following passage and answer the question that follows. Contrary to the popular impression, the Spartans had two kings, not one. Spartan kings were hereditary monarchs and played a relatively small role in Spartan government. The main body of Spartan government was the Gerousia, a council of elders. Which is an example of proper MLA citation of a paraphrase from this passage? (A) Sparta's kings had little power in Spartan government (Phin 429). (B) Sparta's kings were weak compared to the council, 429. (C) The council of elders was more powerful than Sparta's kings. (429 Phin) (D) The council of elders and two kings ruled Sparta together... 429 Phin.

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  1. anonymous
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    @jim_thompson5910

  2. jim_thompson5910
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    it's definitely not B

  3. jim_thompson5910
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    it has to use parenthesis in some way

  4. jim_thompson5910
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    so D is out too

  5. jim_thompson5910
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    wait...you posted 2 different questions

  6. anonymous
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    oh crap sorry ill delete it also the answer I thik is C

  7. jim_thompson5910
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    its fine, just post one at a time so there's no confusion

  8. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    anyways, i found this https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/619/1/

  9. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    on it, it says `An acceptable summary:` ` ` `Students should take just a few notes in direct quotation from sources to help minimize the amount of quoted material in a research paper (Lester 46-47).`

  10. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    notice how they put ` (Lester 46-47)` so authors name, then the pages used

  11. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    yea ohhhhh ok so it would be A theen since the aothurs name and then the page numbers

  12. jim_thompson5910
    • one year ago
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    I agree

  13. anonymous
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    ok I only have 11 more ugh -v- I don't know y teachers have to make such long tst

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