Answer Key: Citation Format Exercise

  1. Which of the following represents the correct MLA citation format for the book Stones from the River by Ursula Hegi?
    Hegi, Ursula. Stones from the River. New York: Scribner, 1994.
  2. Is the format of the following citation correct for MLA style? Kasper, Loretta. English 24 Home Page. 22 May 2001. http://lfkkb.tripod.com/eng24/index.html.
    YES
  3. Choose the appropriate MLA citation format for an article in a journal or magazine:
    Colleary, Kevin. "Tarzan Bulks Up." New York Times. 20 June 1999: 3-6.
  4. Which of the following represents the correct MLA citation format for an article in an anthology?
    Erlbaum, Lawrence. "Lady of Mystery." Ed. Stern, Thomas. The Great Works. Boston: Academic, 1968. 345-356.
  5. Type the appropriate MLA citation format for the following information: The book The Alienist was written by Caleb Carr. It was published in 1994 by Bantam Books, which is located in New York.
    Carr, Caleb. The Alienist. New York: Bantam, 1994.