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What are the main formatting differences between the memo and academic paper? The main formatting difference is an academic paper has title page and reference page. You use headers and footnote so the professor can know where the material comes from. The academic paper has more rules. As for a memo you don’t have to follow so many rules and it’s informal. In what ways do audience, purpose, tone, and structure affect the memo and paper’s formatting?
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Unformatted text preview: When writing a memo or academic paper the audience would be a professor or a boss. I would use a more formal tone. If I would be writing a paper for school I would format it in an essay form. If I would be writing something for a business I would use a memo form. The structure would be the formatting of the paper....
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This note was uploaded on 10/24/2010 for the course COM 140 COM 140 taught by Professor Dorsey,c during the Spring '09 term at University of Phoenix.

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