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What are indents and margins?

In word processing, the word indent is used to describe the distance, or number of blank spaces used to separate a paragraph from the left or right margins. This is the indented paragraph separated from the left margin using blank spaces. Paragraph alignment against left margin. Indents can also be negative.

What should the indentation be for MLA format?

Indent the first line of each paragraph one half-inch from the left margin. MLA recommends that you use the Tab key as opposed to pushing the space bar five times. Create a header that numbers all pages consecutively in the upper right-hand corner, one-half inch from the top and flush with the right margin.

How do you sort APA references?

Order: Entries should be arranged in alphabetical order by authors’ last names. Sources without authors are arranged alphabetically by title within the same list. The references are arranged alphabetically, by the last name of the first author or, if author is not available – by title.

Does APA citation have to be in alphabetical order?

In APA your reference list always goes in alphabetical order occording to the first piece of information that’s different. If you have multiple authors, then look at the first author for each work you are citing.

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