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4. Writing a Report with LibreOffice Writer

Steve Oualline and Grace Oualline1

(1)San Diego, California, USA

In this chapter, you will write a college-level report. This report will have all the bells and whistles needed to impress the instructor and get a good grade. These include the following and more:

  • Bullet lists

  • Footnotes

  • Quotes

  • End notes/bibliography

  • Tables

  • Graphics

In this chapter, you will create a report about how to write a report. Unlike most college reports (we hope), the quotes and sources will be made up.

Starting the Report

Begin by running LibreOffice Writer and selecting ...

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