Which correctly describes an element of parenthetical citations? a. The punctuation belongs inside of the parenthetical citation b. The punctuation belongs outside of the parenthetical citation c. If a short quote is used, the end quotation marks belong after the parenthetical citation. d. The parenthetical citation belongs at the beginning of the sentence that is being paraphrased.
B. The punctuation belongs outside of the parenthetical citation. When using parenthetical citation, remember that the citations go at the end of a sentence and that any quotation marks should go after the citation (as that isn't what is being quoted) and remember that punctuation as well belongs outside of the parentheses.