Why college is better than high school
Essay 3 Directions
Using your topic from Essay 2, write a 750-1250 word argumentative/persuasive essay about your selected issue. Make sure that your thesis is a clear, specific, arguable statement and that your supporting points are valid.
As a reminder, you can access the Opposing Viewpoints section from our library’s website (centralgatech.edu→Academics→Academic
Resources→Library→Library Resources→ Opposing Viewpoints), and find your issue from Essay 2 under the “Browse Issues” section.
This essay must include researched information from three to five outside sources. Use only library sources (books, magazines, newspapers, journals, ebooks, GALILEO, EBSCOhost, ProQuest, Films On Demand, etc.). Other outside sources must be approved by your instructor. Each issue on the Opposing Viewpoints site has links to many preapproved sources; you may find all sources for your essay through the Opposing Viewpoints page. You CANNOT use Wikipedia as a source.
You may find sources that support your side of the issue, that argue the opposing side of your issue, or that simply provide some interesting facts, statistics, details, figures, or other type of information concerning your topic. Then use those sources in your paper, documenting and citing them correctly according to
Your sources MUST be correctly documented with both IN-TEXT CITATIONS and a WORKS CITED PAGE.
Follow MLA guidelines to format and document your essay correctly.
Hi there! Click one of our representatives below and we will get back to you as soon as possible.