AP Style 1
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AP Style 1
Studying for Mizzou
What does AARP stand for?
American Association of Retired Persons
What does AAA stand for?
American Automobile Association
What does ABC stand for?
American Broadcasting Cos.
able-bodied or able bodied?
What does ABM stand for, and should it be defined in the story?
anti-ballistic missile, yes it should
the term referring to Australian indigenous people
anti-abortion or pro-life?
abortion rights, pro-abortion or pro-choice?
absent-minded or absent minded?
When should you use the abbreviations B.A., M.A., etc?
Only when the need to identify many individuals by degree on first reference would make the preferred way difficult.
Are academic departments upper or lower case?
Lower. Except for the department of English. OR when part of an official university name such as: University of Connecticut Department of Economics.
Current liabilities or debts of a business which must be paid in the near future (within one year)
Amounts due to a company for merchandise or services sold on credit.
accused "with" or "of" a crime?
Which street types do you abbreviate in full addresses?
Ave., Blvd. and St.
Administration or administration?
administration, in all cases. the Obama administration
Amendment, ordinances, resolutions and rules are:
adopted or approved