Hanging Indent: Format & Example


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What is a hanging indent?

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1. Which of the following methods are effective ways to create hanging indents?

2. Where are hanging indents required?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Your understanding of the definition and need for a hanging indent will be assessed in this quiz. Practice questions help you remember the steps in creating a hanging indent.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this assessment tool to test your knowledge of:

  • The definition of a hanging indent
  • How to create a hanging indent
  • When to use a hanging indent

Skills Practiced

This assessment will help you practice these skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related English lesson
  • Making connections - understand the need for hanging indents and when they should be used
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge of how to create hanging indents in documents

Additional Learning

Learn more in the lesson titled Hanging Indent: Format & Example. Topics include:

  • Identifying hanging indents
  • Required uses for hanging indents
  • How to create hanging indents