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How does one format a block quote? And when should one use a block quote?
A block quote should be used when using a quotation of more than four lines of writing. To properly cite a block quote in MLA format, make sure to indent the text, use single-spaced font, and do not use quotation marks. Additionally, make sure to cite your source after the quote using parentheses.
What are examples of " credible literature" versus " weak literature"
Credible literature is writing that has been peer-reviewed, and/or is written by a reputable and reliably factual source. Weak literature is writing that does not have these qualities, and is therefore not as credible to use to supplement your writing.
What are the qualities of a good thesis?
A good thesis is one that has one main point or issue that can be proved or disproved