The MLA Works Cited Page – General Format Worksheet

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The MLA Works Cited Page – General Format

Instructions

For the first five exercises, decide whether each title is correct according to how it should appear when listed on the Works Cited page. Circle the exercise number if the title is correct. Make any corrections necessary if it is not. For the last five exercises, follow the instructions concerning author names and where works are listed in the Works Cited.

  • Book: The Catcher in The Rye

  • Article: Using Texting To Support Students’ Transition to University

  • Poem: “A Dream Within a Dream”

  • Magazine: The New Yorker

  • Article: Global Warming In an Unequal World: a Case of Environmental Colonialism

  • In what order would the following authors appear in the Works Cited; include the proper format for each name.

  • Reginald James Kenyard
    Bertha Windson PhD
    Dr. Joann Ruddy
    Samuel Cobb
    Kendra R. Jamison

  • In what order would the following authors appear in the Works Cited; include the proper format for each name.

  • Samantha Marie Crush
    Sarah Monroe Crush
    Sir Charles Windham
    John A. Windhan
    Caroline Brinstone

  • How would you list (and in what order would you list them) the following two works completed by the same author.

  • Author: Morgan J. Pierce
    Work #1: “Advantages of Using SEO Tactics”
    Work #2: “Keeping Your Web Page User Friendly”

  • How would you list the entry for the Works Cited page for an article titled “Learning to Embrace Creativity: Innovative Business Planning” if there was no author listed?

  • How would you list the entry for the Works Cited page for an article titled “10 Ways to Write Well” if there was no author listed?