Week 1 Assignment :
LOOK AT THE 5 TOPICS BELOW – THIS WEEK YOUR TASK IS TO CREATE A THESIS STATEMENT FOR EACH OF THE ESSAY TOPICS BELOW. REMEMBER THAT A THESIS STATEMENT IS ONE SENTENCE LONG THAT MENTIONS A TOTAL OF THREE IDEAS. IT IS THE BASIS OF YOUR ESSAY AND LETS THE READER KNOW WHAT YOU WILL BE WRITING ABOUT THROUGHOUT THE ESSAY.
SOME HELP CAN BE FOUND :
https://www.evansville.edu/writingcenter/downloads/thesis.pdf
https://sst.clas.asu.edu/sites/default/files/effectivethesisstatement.pdf
Argumentative Essay (EXAMPLE BELOW )
Description
1. Study the following essay. You will be required to submit one argumentative essay of your own by the end of the course. You can use any of the topics listed below:
Argumentative essay topics for college:
1. Production and sales of tobacco must be made illegal.
2. Death sentence should be activated in every country of the world.
3. Smoking in public places has to be banned.
4. Alcohol usage should be controlled.
5. They should not sell alcohol beverages after 11 P.M.
Thesis statement: usually the last sentence in your introduction paragraph and it should have 3 points because your first main point will be:
First main point ( located in the first body paragraph)
Second main idea (located in the second body paragraph)
Third main idea (located in the third body paragraph)
Your conclusion paragraph should answer the question so what or your conclusion paragraph should offer a way to solve the problem. Your conclusion paragraph should be no less than five sentences. All of the information in the conclusion paragraph should come straight from you not from any outside sources. In addition you should not include any quotes in the conclusion paragraph.