CRITICAL THINKING RESEARCH REPORT AND POWERPOINT ASSIGNMENT

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APA Style PowerPOint

APA: What is it? APA style is a style of formatting and organizing written material. The guidelines help writers organize their writings in a “clear, precise, and inclusive manner” (APA Style Blog, n.d., para. 1).

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• The layout of the paper • In-text citations &

references • Tables/charts, videos,

images, etc.

Always begin with a cover page/slide 3

Title Your Name

Keiser University Course name/number Instructor’s full name

Due date (Month Day, Year)

Always include a header/title for each slide 4

HEADER Use consistent, parallel formatting

Make references size 12-14 and TNR

Include 4-6 bullet points per slide Make header TNR size ~45; body font b/w 24-30 and TNR

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HEADER Paraphrase > Quote

Always cite your sources!

You may use short quotations (if you can’t paraphrase the sentence)

You may use short paragraphs (only one or two)

Cite, cite, cite! 6

HEADER

(Author, year)

Or: (Author, year, p. #) if you’re quoting

Include references at the bottom of each slide – hanging indent

7Figures Figures must be numbered and titled, and they must include a note that includes a brief description of the image, followed by the copyright attribution. See the following charts for formatting/examples of the copyright attribution, and click the link below for general info on how to title, number, and write notes for the figure.

https://owl.purdue.edu/owl/r esearch_and_citation/apa_ style/apa_formatting_and_s tyle_guide/apa_tables_and _figures.html

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When Citing Sources, What Info Do I Need?

Quotes • Author’s last name OR

the name of the organization

• Year of publication • Page or paragraph # • A signal phrase • Quotation marks