A HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN PRESIDENCY

Your essay should include four major sections: the Title Page, Abstract, Main Body, and References.

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Please use the example at the bottom of this page to cite the Purdue OWL in APA.

Line 1: essay title Line 2: author’s name Line 3: school name

Your essay page should have 1-inch set margins along sides, top and bottom. Each paragraph should be indented the standard 5 spaces, the equivalent of hitting the "tab" button once. The type font and size should also be standard: Times New Roman 12 is universally accepted for formal papers. You should double-space the lines of your essay as well. Finally, you should include two spaces at the end of a sentence. This is very formal, but it makes your paper stand out.

Apple Farmers Julie Neilson State University of New York

The following is an example of headers and footers in a Microsoft Excel document. Users of Microsoft Excel should be aware that headers and footers are just as important in Excel as in Word documents.

Last name, First name. Title. Publishing City, State: Publishing Company, Year.

Use of critics (ie don't slavishly agree with them)

Usually found within the introduction is your , the concept to be supported in the body of the essay. Also at the top of the second page you should have the title of the essay and the headers on the right side. Note that the words “Running Head:” do not appear here; only the shot title (APPLE) in capitals flush left and page number flush right..

Range of reference to literary texts, including obscure ones

To assist in supporting a thesis, in-text citations are used. Proper for these are author’s last name, the year the article/book was written and appropriate page number surrounded by parentheses. Example: “Place the cable next to the air hose so it doesn’t pinch” (Alexander, 2003, p. 102).

Clear and perceptible structure

This section provides a quick resource for citing references in papers using the 6th edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (2009).

Headers and footers are repeated on every page of the document and serve a number of purposes.

Your NameCourseInstructor's NameDue Date

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Banks, William. "A Secret Meeting in Boise."Midwestern Political Review 6 (1958): 26-31.

and professionally presented .

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Pages after the title page should have a running head that looks like this:

(iv) Always put the reader first.

Apple Farmers

Apple farmers perform perhaps one of the most important but under appreciated jobs in America. Most people don’t know the physical labor involved in performing the routine tasks necessary to keep this vital industry running.