Be sure to use vocabulary that is relevant to the topic. Also be sure to cite your work appropriately whenever possible. You should follow the most recent APA guidelines when citing your work.
Discussion Question 1: Judging an Article
An authoritative voice is considered an independent point of view of a researcher. Gaining credibility in research is part of the development of the researchers authoritative voice.
What would you consider an authoritative source? If you are shown an article without being told the name of the author or the journal, how you will be able to judge the quality of the article.