Questions for MLA Format: Parenthetical Citations

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So if i just want to state a quote from a book, after the quotation just put the authors name and page numbers?

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What if theres two authors but have written about the same thing and they want give credit towards the both of them

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When providing a citing a reference should I use a period after a question mark, if the Journal title is a question...?

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How do I use parenthetical citation in case of a poem without a title? (In addition, it is a prose poem without "usual" lines.)

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Im writing an critical analysis on a short story. For the in text citation, do I need to use line numbers or paragraph numbers?

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Most of the time a parenthetical citation will include only the author's last name and page number. Sometimes more than that is needed in parentheses, however. Explain in your own words when you would include more than the author’s name and page number in a parenthetical citation.

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I'm doing an essay for my English class and I lost my sheet on citing work. please help me cite from an interview I did w/ someone

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What if there is no author mentioned, what do you put before the screen number in a parenthetical citation?

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If you cite an author and your next citation is from the same author do just put the page number in the second citation?

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If you use a parenthetical citation in your work and you took the info. from the 1st page, do you need to put (sundeen 1) I thought I read somewhere that you did not include page numbers if it was from the first page?

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