The MLA style uses in-text ____________________ instead of noting each source at the bottom of the page or at the end of the paper.
The MLA style uses the term ____________________ for the bibliographical list of sources.
_____ is the amount of vertical space between lines of text in a document.
The MLA documentation style requires that you ____________________ the entire research paper; that is, one blank line should display between each line of text.
A(n) ____________________ is text printed at the top of each page in a document.
The ____________________ feature can be used to format and enter text, graphics, and other items.
Click and Type
The ____________________ is the top triangle at the 0" mark on the horizontal ruler shown in the accompanying figure.
First Line Indent marker
Word automatically numbers notes sequentially by placing a(n) ____________________ in the body of the document and also to the left of the note text.
note reference mark
As documents that exceed one page are typed, Word automatically inserts page breaks called ____________________, when it determines the text has filled one page according to paper size, margin settings, line spacing, and other settings.
automatic page breaks or soft page breaks
Because page re-pagination is performed between keystrokes, Word refers to the task of creating automatic page breaks, like the one shown in the accompanying figure, as ____________________.
Because the works cited are to display on a separate numbered page, a(n) ____________________ must be inserted at a specific location following the body of a research paper.
manual page break or hard page break
A(n) ____________________ is a type of paragraph formatting in which the first line extends to the left of the rest of the paragraph.
While ____________________, you review a document to look for grammatical errors and spelling errors.
The ____________________ displays when you drag-and-drop text and allows you to change the format of the text that was moved.
What are the questions to ask yourself as you proofread and revise a research paper?
(Hints) Does the title suggest the topic? Is the thesis clear? Is the purpose of the paper clear? Does the paper have an introduction, body, and conclusion? Does each paragraph in the body relate to the thesis? Is the conclusion effective? Are all sources acknowledged?
Riley brings to you the research paper on which she is currently working. Which of the following is a correct and complete citation for a book?
b. Santos, Matthew, and Joshua Lyman. How to Run (and Win) a Presidential Campaign. Houston: GOP Publishing, 2011.
Her most recent research paper is the first example of a paper on which Riley has worked that will use Web sites as sources. Can you help her indicate which of the following is a correct and complete citation for a Web site?
a. Cashman, Thomas J. How a USB Flash Drive Works. Course Technology. 14 April 2011. <www.scsite.com/wd2010/pr2/wc.htm>
Which of the following allows you to remove character formatting?
d. Press the CTRL+SPACEBAR keys.
Which of the following keys do you recommend to your colleague for adding a hanging indent?