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APA Formatting

How to format your assignment in APA style


All materials and information in a table or figure must be essential to your paper.

Tables and figures with non-essential information are less effective and may cause confusion for the reader.


You should not include a table or figure with data or other information about heart disease if you are writing about the rate of lung cancer in Qatar.