Assignment 1 - Writing a paper can be quite a task, but...

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Writing a paper can be quite a task, but there are three specific challenges that will arise: procrastination, research, and editing for commonly misspelled words. Procrastination is the bane of a paper’s existence yet it happens all the time. Waiting until the last minute to write is bad news, especially when time is necessary for research and editing. If a paper was going to be due in 48 hours, then the teacher would have assigned it that way; there is a reason why two weeks were provided. Avoiding procrastination will allow for brainstorming, researching, outlining, drafting, revision, and editing. A lot of work goes into writing a paper so a lot of time should be spent on it. The next challenge, research, can be difficult if the topic of the paper is not well documented making resources scarce. Sources need to be effective, well supported and the writer must validate his claims with facts. A well researched paper is a well written paper. Finally, editing for commonly misspelled words is an important tool in order to strive for
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This note was uploaded on 07/23/2011 for the course COM 156 taught by Professor Hampton during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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