Mla Formatting Quiz

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1.  MLA is just one of many ways to format a research paper. 
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2.  The title of your paper should be both centered and bolded.
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3.  One should site their sources and complete their Works Cited page as they progress through their paper.
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4.  How many lines are included in an MLA heading? 
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5.  One should include in the Works Cited, all the sources that they read when conducting research, regardless of whether they were cited within the paper. 
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6.  Key you must press at the beginning of each paragraph. 
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7.  If a source has more than one author, one of the choices that MLA gives you is to use et al. (See below). Fontela, Pablo, et al. 
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8.  The margins for an MLA paper are:
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9.  Where is the title of an assignment located in a paper using MLA format?
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10.  If an entry in a Works Cited List is longer than one line, second and all subsequent lines need to be indented half an inch. This is called a hanging indent.
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11.  The Wikipedia is a reliable source.
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12.  The thesis statement of an MLA paper can be found:
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13.  What should one do if no author is given for the work they are citing. 
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14.  What is the correct order of items in the MLA heading?
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15.  An MLA Works Cited Page is alphabetized based on the title of the source.
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16.  One should end their  sentence with a period before using a regular in-text (parenthetical) citation. 
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17.  URLs of electronic sources in a Works Cited List are enclosed in angle brackets.
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18.  What symbol would you click to insert a page number in your header?
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19.  In MLA style, what would you include in the parentheses for a directly quoted in-text citation?
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20.  Where does one put the page number on an MLA paper?
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