This is a expository essay: to investigate an idea, evaluate evidence, expound on the idea, and set forth an argument concerning that idea in a clear and concise manner.
typed the draft in Times New Roman 12 point font with 1 margins and consistent double- spacing.
included a complete MLA header/title page.
completed all citation requirements, including quotations, summaries, or paraphrased content from 2 5 sources, not exceeding 15% of the paper.
title is in title case, creative, and based on my thesis
underlined the thesis statement (and essay map, if included) in the introduction or conclusion.
underlined each topic sentence.
highlighted at least 5 transitional words and phrases