Using MLA vs APA Formats

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What is the correct amount of spacing throughout documents in both MLA and APA formats?

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1. For parenthetical citation inside your document, what is the correct formula for MLA and APA formats?

2. What is hanging indentation in both MLA and APA?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz and worksheet help test your knowledge of the different formats, including MLA and APA. For the quiz, you need to know about hanging indentation and parenthetical citations.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These topics are covered on the quiz:

  • The primary difference between MLA and APA
  • What you should do when using MLA formatting for quotes of four lines
  • Correct amount of spaces throughout documents in both MLA and APA formats
  • The correct formula for MLA and APA when using parenthetical citations
  • When hanging indentation is used in both MLA and APA

Skills Practiced

  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast main topics, such as MLA and APA
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about the correct formula for MLA and APA when using parenthetical citations
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on using MLA and APA

Additional Learning

The lesson named Using MLA vs APA Formats is designed to help you review more topics, such as:

  • How APA and MLA are similar
  • Purpose of a works cited
  • When you should use the MLA format
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