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Argumentative Essay Assignment

  • Choose a topic (with a narrow focus),
  • Make a debatable claim about your topic,
  • Support claim with research and evidence.

Essay length: minimum of 6-8 pages, plus Works Cited page

Research: Various credible sources (5 or more)

Your essay might also include supporting evidence such as:

  • The experiences or testimonies of others whose opinions are relevant to the topic
  • Factual information you’ve gathered from research
  • Statistics from fairly CURRENT, reliable sources
  • Hypothetical examples
  • Testimony from authorities or experts
  • Charts, graphs, or diagram

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