Margins: top – 1 inch; bottom – 1 inch;left – 1.25 inches; right – 1 inch
Fonts: for typewriters – any pica or elite, 12 point
- Students will not be able to use any outside sources but will be required to use Chicago Style footnotes to cite the assigned sources
- Have a specific thesis.
Begin with an introduction, where the final sentence is one statement of the thesis, and end with a conclusion, where the final sentence is a different version of the thesis.
- If you quote from or refer to a book or primary source, you must note it by giving the author and page number.
- Pick the most concise word possible; instead of “He went out,” choose “He left.” Yes, that old cliché holds true: the adjective and the adverb are the enemy of the noun and verb.
- ONLY USE THE SOURCES I PROVIDE
- NO OUTSIDE SOURCES