# What does double spaced mean in Google Docs?

## What does double spaced mean in Google Docs?

Double space a Google Docs text to make it easier to read on a screen or on pape, and allow for easy handwritten edits once printed.

## What is double line spacing in typing?

In text formatting, a double space means sentences contain a full blank line (the equivalent of the full height of a line of text) between the rows of words. For example, when a teacher wants an essay double spaced, you’ll need to adjust your spacing settings, so the text in the essay is double spaced.

## How do I put double spacing on Word?

Double SpacingSelect the text you want to be double spaced.Click on the Home tab.Look for the Paragraph options.Find an icon that has four horizontal lines, and two arrows pointing in opposite directions. Click the icon to expand.Select 2.0 to double space your text.

## What is paragraph spacing in Word?

Line spacing is the space between each line in a paragraph. Word allows you to customize the line spacing to be single spaced (one line high), double spaced (two lines high), or any other amount you want. The default spacing in Word is 1.08 lines, which is slightly larger than single spaced.

## What is difference between paragraph spacing and line spacing?

Line spacing determines the amount of vertical space between lines of text in a paragraph. By default, lines are single-spaced, meaning that the spacing accommodates the largest font in that line, plus a small amount of extra space. Paragraph spacing determines the amount of space above or below a paragraph.