APUSH Essay Writing

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Essay Writing Courtesy of Warren Hierl
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Writing is thinking on paper. It doesn’t matter how well you say nothing, it is still nothing. There is ONLY one best choice and arrangement of words to express a given idea You are writing to impress an AP reader who will have approximately 2 minutes with your essay. You must convince the reader that you are an intelligent life-form. http://www.alienabductionhelp.com/hamilton_aliens.jpg
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Read the question carefully and focus your discussion on directly answering that question. Emphasize the following Analyze or assess the DEGREE to which a statement is true Analyze or assess the IMPACT of an event or concept on some aspect of American society Analyze or assess the RELATIVE IMPORTANCE of various factors on an event or concept. Analyze or assess the EXTENT to which a historical stereotype is true for a given period or concept Analyze or assess the REASONS that cause a particular mov’t to develop COMPARING and CONTRASTING differing attitudes toward a general concept or policy or different factors over time.
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Analyze means: examine HOW and WHY Use the core structure (let me go over this with you)
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“Hit ‘em with a brick” Begin with a well- developed thesis statement that does more than repeat the question. It should 1. ANSWER THE QUESTION 2. TAKE A POSITION 3. ESTABLISH ORGANIZATIONAL CATERGORIES http://www1.istockphoto.com/file_thumbview_approve/1060063/2/istockphoto_1060063_single_brick.jpg
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I. Well
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