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How every English paper should be formatted!
Times New Roman Font 12 pt. Double-spaced Margins- 1” all around The heading should be on the left side of the paper NOT THE RIGHT! Title of story should in the middle Indent the first line of every paragraph Page number top right corner FORMAT- COPY THIS DOWN IN NOTEBOOK
Your name Subject Date paper is due on Period *This is not double- spaced Heading
Example of Paper
In- text Citations: You mention the source in your paragraph. Author’s name is stated in the sentence OR parenthesis. Page number is always in parenthesis. Examples: Connell presents the idea of survival of the fittest when Whitney and Rainsford are conversing about the hunters and the huntees (213). “Life is for the strong, to be lived by the strong, and, if need be, taken by the strong” (Connell, 225). How to Cite in your Essay?
Last page of your research paper It’s a list of the sources you used in alphabetical order. Follow MLA style. Works Cited
Basic Format: The author’s name or a book with a single author's name appears in last name, first name format. The basic form for a book citation is: Lastname, Firstname. Title of Book. City of Publication: Publisher, Year of Publication. Medium of Publication. Book with One Author Gleick, James. Chaos: Making a New Science. New York: Penguin, Print. How to Cite a book?