- no official APA / MLA formatting, quoting, bibliography, etc.
- no sourcing of statistics or back-up info (you have no access to the internet in the test); however, you can invent:
Hardly a week goes by without another report of … appearing in the media.
Over the past ten years or so the media have frequently carried reports of … .
(maybe this isn't scientific or true, but the examiner will never know/check)