← AP Style Quiz Export Options Alphabetize Word-Def Delimiter Tab Comma Custom Def-Word Delimiter New Line Semicolon Custom Data Copy and paste the text below. It is read-only. Select All What numbers do you spell out? Numbers under ten Do you capitalize PRINCIPAL? No. Lakeview High School principal Elizabeth Auer Do you ever capitalize freshman, sophomore, junior or senior? NO. Unless it is the first word of a sentence. The other two post players returning for the Hokies are rising redshirt-junior Cadarian Raines and rising sophomore Joey van Zegeren. "I'm getting stronger, ... How do you abbreviate Boulevard? Blvd Proper use of First... First Proper use of Tenth... 10th Proper use of Drive in an address... Drive Proper AP use of Road in an address Road Proper use of 21 year old student 21-year-old student Proper use of thirties 30s Proper AP style for books Italics Proper AP style for songs "Paparazzi" or italics Proper AP style for 3/30/1978 March 30, 1978 Proper AP style for the1990s '90s Proper AP style for height 5-foot-3 Proper AP style for names Always use full names Which of the following do you not use... Mr. or Mrs. Proper use for millions... $1 million Proper use for money... $25.52 Proper use for money... $8 Proper use for money 6 cents How many spaces are after a period? One Should commas go inside quotation marks? Yes - ex. "I did nothing wrong," he said. When should you spell out the name of a state? When it stands alone. When can you use abbreviations for states? When it is next to a city. There are exceptions that include Iowa. Proper use of time... 1 p.m. or 3:30 a.m. or noon, but don't ever use :00 Should you capitalize occupations or grade level? No. defense attorney Arnold Becker second baseman Bobby Richardson futurist Rad Bradbury - sophomore John Law principal Bacon What is the purpose of AP style? Consistency, Clarity, Accuracy, Brevity Should you capitalize titles? Yes. President Obama Should you spell out numbers under ten for ages? No When should you use numbers for ages? Always What is the correct way to write a person's height? 5-foot-3 When should you use a person's first and last name? The first time he or she is mentioned What is the abbreviation for Iowa? Iowa How do you write three thirty correctly? 3:30 a.m. How do you write 3 p.m. correctly? 3 p.m. How do you correctly use website or web site? website How do you correctly use email? e-mail If you have a question what book that is laying around the news lab should you use to find answers to AP style questions? Associated Press Stylebook 2012 For addresses what should you abbreviate for street names? Ave. Blvd. and St. For addresses what street names should you spell out? Alley Drive and Road What is the best way to attribute a person in a quote? "Life is a box of chocolates," Forest Gump said. "Filled with all different kinds of sweets."