Answered By: Rachel Willard Last Updated: May 02, 2017 Views: 1317
APA has specific guidelines for capitalization. Some examples include capitalizing the following:
- The first word of each sentence
- Major words in titles
- The first word after a colon
- Major words in Level 1 and Level 2 APA headings
- Proper nouns
- Specific names of tests
- There are many other specific capitalization rules, so see more APA capitalization tips on the Writing Center's website.
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