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How do I format a paper in MLA style?

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The following is the standard format for an MLA style paper:
  • 1 inch margins
  • Times New Roman, 12 point font
  • Double-spacing throughout the paper
  • Page numbers with the author's last name in the top-right corner
  • Works cited page at the end of the paper

Below is the standard heading for an MLA paper:

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