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How many words fit on a page?

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According to the conversion tool at WordsToPages.com, there are approximately 450 words per page on a single-spaced document with standard margins and a 12-point Arial font. This estimated number of words is based on an academic essay with four paragraphs per page and no headings.

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The total number of words and pages of a Microsoft Word document is typically displayed within the status bar at the lower left corner of the screen (e.g. Page: 1 of 1, Words: 116). If not found there, it may be obtained by right-clicking the status bar and selecting Word Count from the list of options.

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