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Essay Requirements

Using the topics found on the library databases, you will compose a persuasive essay.

You will be graded on your correct use of MLA format, the six traits of good writing, and completion of the prewriting activities.

  • Essay (graded on the six traits) ... 100 points
  • Works Cited page (in correct MLA format) ... 50 points
  • Choosing Your Topic page ... 10 points
  • Use of at least SIX credible database sources ... 30 points
  • Outline ... 30 points
  • Hand written rough draft ... 5 points
  • Typed draft ... 5 points
  • Editing ... 20 points

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