Each element should be followed by the punctuation mark shown here. Earlier editions of the handbook included the place of publication and required different punctuation such as journal editions in parentheses and colons after issue numbers. In the current version, punctuation is simpler only commas and periods separate the elementsand information about the source is kept to the basics. End this element with a period.
Top level headings should be centered on the page, using upper and lower case. Second level headings should be flush left, italicized, using upper and lower case. A table is labeled Table and given a number e.
The table label and caption or title appear above the table, capitalized like a title, flush left. Sources and notes appear below the table, flush left.
Photos, graphs, charts or diagrams should be labeled Figure usually abbreviate Fig. The label, title, and source if any appear underneath the figure, flush left, in a continuous block of text rather than one element per line.
Unless your teacher tells you otherwise, tables and illustrations appear at the end of the paper.
Each table begins on a separate page with the label Table 1 etc. Double-space and type the table title flush left italicized using uppercase and lowercase letters.
Figures Captions appear on the last numbered page of the paper.
In this case the label Figure 1 etc. The caption uses regular sentence capitalization. The figures themselves follow, one per page.
Order of Major Sections Each of these sections if present begins on a new page:Pearson Prentice Hall and our other respected imprints provide educational materials, technologies, assessments and related services across the secondary curriculum. The Chicago Style of writing is often required for history papers, although this style is also called Turabian Style when referring to research papers.
Tips for Formatting the Text Papers written in Chicago or Turabian style usually contain footnotes or end notes. In Field Properties: Format, choose the page number style [1, 2, 3, ] and click OK. To create Flush Left running head and page numbers the following pages: Scroll down to the second page to repeat process for the rest of your paper.
TIP Sheet HOW TO START (AND COMPLETE) A RESEARCH PAPER. You are a re-entry student and it's been fourteen years since you've written a paper. You coasted through high school on your charm and good looks and never actually wrote a research paper.
16) Go to the bottom of this page and delete any page number that is shown there. 17) Scroll through the body of the paper and be sure that the first page of the body shows a number 1 centered at the bottom and the rest of the pages of the body show the page.
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