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The formatting of your paper simply refers to what your paper will look like. APA Citation Style requires that your APA papers look a certain way (e.g. has a title page and reference page, has a running head and page numbers). Below are templates that are already set up for you with the correct "look." All you need to do is click on the name of the template you need, then fill it in with your information and start writing. See page 4. Final Product for an example of a properly formatted APA paper.
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