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appearance, size, and attributes of text. The format chosen for font is important for communication purposes
arrangement of text within paragraphs on a page Indents used to indicate a new paragraph and offset long quotes
Borders and shading
used together or separately to emphasize a specific textual element in a document
most often used in reference materials, the first line begins at the left margin and all remaining lines of the paragraph are indented five spaces from the left margin
source references that are placed on a Notes page at the end of a document. Within the document, each reference is indicated by a superscripted number or symbol
source references that are placed at the bottom (foot) of the same page and are indicated by a superscripted number or symbol within the document
Cut and paste
a tool used in paragraph formatting that allows the user to move text from one location to another
keyed at the beginning of a paragraph in bold font to give the reader a quick idea about the content of the paragraph
used to arrange text in columns and rows and are helpful in presenting, organizing, and clarifying information
arrangement of text on a page. The arrangement of text on a page is the culmination of text and paragraph formatting that presents the final picture and communicates a message to a reader
Soft page break
occurs automatically through the word wrap feature of the word processing software and text is simply continued to the next page when the space on the previous page is exhausted
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