MLA Format

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MLA Format Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What Does MLA stand for?
    • A. 

      Major Language Association

    • B. 

      Modern Language Association

    • C. 

      Master Literary Association

    • D. 

      Modern Literary Association

  • 2. 
    What is the correct font style and font size for an MLA styled paper?
    • A. 

      Times New Roman; 11

    • B. 

      Calibri; 12

    • C. 

      Times New Roman; 12

    • D. 

      Times New Roman; 14

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    What goes on the first page at the top left part of your paper and how many lines is it made up of?
    • A. 

      Title Block; 5

    • B. 

      Title Heading; 5

    • C. 

      Title Block; 4

    • D. 

      Title Case; 5

  • 4. 
    Based on question number 3's answer, What information is contained in those lines?
    • A. 

      Student Name, Teacher Name, Class, Student ID, Title

    • B. 

      Student Name, Class, Teacher Name, Date, Title

    • C. 

      Student Name, Class, Teacher Name, Title

    • D. 

      Student Name, Teacher Name, Class, Date, Title

  • 5. 
    The title should be centered With either bold, italics, or an underline.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    What goes in the upper right hand corner of each page of an MLA styled paper and what is the area called where you put that information?
    • A. 

      Last Name, a space, page number; Header

    • B. 

      Last name, Comma, Page Number; Header

    • C. 

      Last Name, Page number; Title area

    • D. 

      Last Name, a space, Page number; Title area

  • 7. 
    What parts of the paper should be left aligned, centered, and right aligned?
    • A. 

      Left Aligned: All 5 lines of the title block, Centered: The body of the paper, Right Aligned: the header

    • B. 

      Left Aligned: First 4 lines of the title block and the body of the paper, Centered: The 5th line of the title block, Right Aligned: the header

    • C. 

      Left Aligned: First 3 lines of the title block, Centered: The 4th and 5th line of the title block, Right Aligned: the header

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    What key, on a keyboard, do you use to indent one time at the beginning of a new paragraph?
    • A. 

      Shift Key

    • B. 

      Enter Key

    • C. 

      Tab Key

    • D. 

      Ctrl Key

  • 9. 
    How do you get to the header of a Microsoft word document?
    • A. 

      Scroll up until your mouse is at the top of the documemt.

    • B. 

      Double click the very top portion of the word document.

    • C. 

      Right click the very top portion of the word document and click 'Edit Header'

    • D. 

      Throw your computer across the room until you get there.

    • E. 

      Both B and C.

  • 10. 
    What spacing should an MLA styled paper be in?
    • A. 

      Triple

    • B. 

      Double

    • C. 

      Single

    • D. 

      Quadruple