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American Psychological Association
One of two popular documentation styles for research papers.
antonym
Word with an opposite meaning.
AutoCorrect
feature that automatically corrects errors as you type them in a document.
AutoCorrect Options button
When tapped, Word displays a menu that allows you to undo a correction or change how Word handles future automatic corrections of this type
automatic page breaks
As you type documents that exceed one page, Word automatically inserts page breaks, called automatic page breaks or soft page breaks, when it determines the text has filled one page according to paper size, margin settings, line spacing, and other settings.
background repagination
Word refers to the automatic page break as background repagination.
bibliographical list
Use Word to format the list of sources and alphabetize them in a bibliographical list.
bibliography
Is an alphabetical list of sources referenced in a paper.
Click and Type
You can double click a blank are and of the document window and Word automatically formats the item you type or insert according to the location where you double-click .
copying
Is the process of placing items on the Office Clipboard, leaving the item in the document.
cutting
Removes the item from the document before placing it on the Office Clipboard.
double-space
The amount of space between each vertical line of text and above and below paragraphs should be equal to one blank line.
endnote
The end of a document.
field
Is a placeholder for data whose content can change.
First Line Indent marker
Is the is the top triangle at the 0" mark on the ruler.
first-line indent
To indent just the first line of a paragraph.
footer
Is text and/or graphics that print at the bottom of every page.
footnote
A note that exits in the bottom of a page.
hanging indent
The first line hangs to the left of the rest of the paragraph.
Hanging Indent marker
Is the (bottom triangle) on the ruler to the desired mark on the ruler to set the hanging indent at that location from the left margin.
hard page break
A manual page break, or hard page break, is one that you force into the document at a specific location.
header
Is text and/or graphics at the top of each page in a document.
horizontal ruler
This ruler is displayed at the top edge of the document window just below the ribbon.
keyboard shortcuts
Sometimes called shortcut keys or keyboard key combinations, for your convenience while typing.
Left Indent marker
A manual page break, or hard page break, is one that you force into the document at a specific location.
line spacing
Is the amount of vertical space between lines of text in a paragraph .
manual page break
A manual page break, or hard page break, is one that you force into the document at a specific location.
Modern Language Association of America
One of two popular documentation styles for research papers.
Navigation Pane
Is the window that enables you to browse through headings in a document, browse through pages in a document, or search for text in a document.
Normal style
The default style of Word, which most likely uses an 11-point Calibri font.
note reference mark
A subscript (raised number) be used as a note reference mark.
note text
In Word, Note book can be any length and format.
Office Clipboard
Is a temporary storage area that holds up to 24 items copied on any Office program.
orphan
The last line of a paragraph to be by itself at the top of a page (a window).
paragraph spacing
Is the amount of space above and below a paragraph.
parenthetical references
Places author references in parentheses with the page number(s) of the referenced information.
pasting
Is the process of copying an item from the office Clipboard into the document at the location of the insertion point.
plagiarize
To use someone else's work and claiming it to be your own.
proofreading
Ensue all the source information is correct and look grammatical and spelling errors.
research paper
Is a document you can to communicate the results of of research findings.
right-aligned
Text should print at the right of the margin according to the the MLA documentation style.
ruler
The ruler helps indent the first line of a paragraph.
soft page breaks
As you type documents that exceed one page, Word automatically inserts page breaks, called automatic page breaks or soft page breaks, when it determines the text has filled one page according to paper size, margin settings, line spacing, and other settings.
synonym
A word similar to the meaning of another.
style
Is a named group of formatting characteristics, including font and font size.
thesaurus
Is a book of synonyms.
vertical ruler
Is displayed along the left edge of the Word window.
widow
The last line of a paragraph to by itself at the top of a page.
works cited
To refer to bibliographic list of sources at the end of the paper.
works cited page
Is the list of sources that are referenced directly in a research paper.