THE TOPIC IS AFRICAN AMERICANS DURING THE CIVIL WAR (1861-1865)
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Write a conclusion that summarizes your findings and ideas. Your conclusion must state why you think your chosen topic was repeating in early US history. You can also state why it is important in the study of history to explore this topic.
Do not use any direct quotes or lists or pictures. The entire paper is paraphrased with citations to all facts and references to all citations.
Do not list references that do not point to a citation. This is not hard.
Summary of Guidelines for Formatting
The body of the paper should be a MS Word document that is no less than five pages in length, double spaced in 12-point font.
There should be an introduction paragraph with a thesis statement.
Separate paragraphs should amplify separate, chronological events or concepts in early US history and their relation to your topic. Be sure to point out how the topic remained the same and/or changed over the time period in question.
The paper should end with a strong conclusion that ties together the information found regarding the topic and discusses why the topic is important.
References should be listed on a separate page in APA format.
Name your paper Lastname_Firstname_W5_FinalDraft.doc.
Assignment 2 Grading Criteria
Topic is explored completely and major aspects of the topic are identified.
Paper is organized with an introduction containing a clear thesis statement, supporting paragraphs, and a conclusion that captures significance of the topic.
Supports ideas and demonstrates understanding with textual, visual, and/or oral references and examples. Where relevant, uses proper APA citation format and style.
Employs correct and standard college-level English grammar, mechanics, spelling, punctuation and sentence structure, appropriate logic and voice, and APA manuscript formatting. Direct quotes must constitute 5% or less of the total word count.