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UT essays 120-80?

jhwoo0326jhwoo0326 Posts: 35Registered User Junior Member
Hey guys,,,

what does

If you are submitting your essay online, it must be no longer than 120 eighty-character lines of text (including spaces and blank lines)

mean????

120-80 character lines of text???

I have no idea what this means!!!

Thanks
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Replies to: UT essays 120-80?

  • MidwestMom2Kids_MidwestMom2Kids_ Posts: 6,665Registered User Senior Member
    Here are four lines of text with three characters in each line.

    wow
    tip
    dog
    cat

    Here are three lines of text with five characters in each line.

    hello
    I see
    ahead

    It means no more than 120 lines of text with 80 characters in each line. (If you use "Courier" font, you can set your margins so only 80 characters will fit in each line to make it easy to see if your essay fits.)

    Spaces between words count as characters. Blank lines between paragraphs count as lines.
  • disasterpiece02disasterpiece02 Posts: 772Registered User Member
    As another perspective, my essay was 35 lines of text, 34 if you don't count the spacing between the paragraph, and it was just over 500 words. Roughly speaking, you can fit an essay of about 1750 words.
  • jhwoo0326jhwoo0326 Posts: 35Registered User Junior Member
    hey guys...
    thank you so much!!!!!!!
  • jhwoo0326jhwoo0326 Posts: 35Registered User Junior Member
    hey guys,,,,, btw, does anyone willing to my UT essays?
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