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Word Chapter 2 Creating a Research Paper
In the Lab
Lab 3: Composing a Research Paper from Notes
Problem: You have drafted the notes shown in Figure 2–85. Your assignment is to prepare a short
research paper from these notes.
Instructions: Perform the following tasks:
1. Review the notes in Figure 2–85 and then rearrange and reword them. Embellish the paper as
you deem necessary. Present the paper according to the MLA documentation style. Create an
AutoCorrect entry that automatically corrects the spelling of the misspelled word, wird, to the
correct spelling, wired. Add a footnote that refers the reader to the Web for more information.
Enter citations and their sources as shown. Create the works cited page from the listed sources.
2. Check the spelling and grammar of the paper. Save the document on a USB ﬂ ash drive using
Lab 2-3 Home Networks Paper as the ﬁ le name.
3. Use the Research task pane to look up a deﬁ nition of a word in the paper. Copy and insert the
deﬁ nition into the document as a footnote. Be sure to quote the deﬁ nition and cite the source.
4. Print the research paper. Handwrite the number of words, including the footnotes, in the research
paper above the title of the printed research paper.