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1. Identify which description below is untrue of a good thesis A. A thesis mentions a broad topic. B. A thesis narrows the broad topic to a single statement C. A thesis very briefly mentions the factors that contribute to the writer’s position D. A thesis belongs in the ...
January 21, 2017 by Tim
Alice and Andrew are discussing thesis development. Alice argues that a topic becomes a thesis if we want to write about the topic. Andrew, on the other hand, maintains that a topic is not a thesis but that a thesis is the foundation of a topic. Who is correct? A. Alice is ...
March 24, 2014 by phia
Prewriting can be helpful when trying to narrow a topic because it A. can reveal an interesting angle that may become your thesis. B. can usually be submitted as the final essay. C. helps you eliminate ideas that would support your thesis. D. raises a lot of issues related to ...
November 30, 2016 by anonymous
english1A- need help with my thesis
Ok I think I was going the wrong way with my Gender topic. I think I should write about how times have changed and society evolved, women and men do not perform their traditional roles as they use to and do not dress the same as they use to. And women go to school now, work, ...
October 3, 2009 by Kuromi
Grammar and Composition
the draft sheet is organized in a confusing way, here's how i filled it: 1. Broad Subject: Phonebook Names 2. Limited Topic for Thesis Statement: John E. Mackintosh 3. Main Idea about This Topic (how do you feel about this topic) (what is your opinion about this topic or issue...
November 3, 2009 by y912f
english - thesis
I have to write the introduction to literary essay on The Remains of the Day with the topic "self-deception as self-destruction". our teacher gave us a packet with things we need to include in our introduction, and for our thesis it says "the thesis statement is the topic/...
September 27, 2006 by Chris
my Topic & Thesis Statement is this... Topic: How Do You Know If Your Nail Salon is Clean and Safe? Thesis: The best solution as to not getting a toe or nail fungus, is to avoid unclean nail salons. But my teacher says "how do you persuade people that nail fungus is a real ...
June 20, 2008 by gee gee
I'm working on creating a Thesis statement for my social studies fair project. The topic I originally picked out was "Why is female gendercide taking place in India?. However, I don't know how to turn it into a debatable thesis statement. Can a debatable thesis statement be ...
August 16, 2014 by Brandi
could this be a thesis for this topic When Bullying Turns Deadly: Can It Be Stopped Thesis" Bullying causes many problems in teenager's lives such as stress, depression and suicide
September 12, 2015 by Ann
Thesis and Topic for paper on Led Zeppelin-- Does this work for a thesis:Although some People do not recognize them as the best band, nevertheless, Led Zeppelin is among the most notable because of their many musical accomplishments What would be a good topic for it?
October 30, 2008 by M
The topic sentence of a body paragraph provides a thesis link by ________. A. revising the thesis to fit the body paragraph B. introducing the thesis of the essay C. mentioning the general subject of the essay D. providing an example that underscores the thesis
January 23, 2015 by Jay
My instructor requested that I write a reflective prep paper for my final essay. Will I use words like (I, me, myself or personally) when referring to myself in a reflective essay? What words do I start the thesis statment with in a reflective essay? My instructor wants me to ...
March 21, 2011 by David
Mrs Sue, I have to write perssavie essay on fear and destruction in which some common street drug has created among gang violence , schools , families, workforce and institutions with in our community . I am having a hard time developing a thesis statement and a topic for this...
January 20, 2010 by April
Yesterday, i posted a question about writing a thesis for Life of Pi. However i'm not sure how to develop a thesis from my topic. The topic of my essay is "Yann Martel's depiction on the role of setting in India and Canada". If anyone can kindly help me to develop a thesis ...
November 21, 2010 by Andy
English - to JJ
If my thesis is Social networking is a powerfull force in modern society. It helps us stay connected with friends, even if we don't show them the 'real' us and it has shaped current events and our views on these events... will my topic be about facebook or myspace. topic ...
April 1, 2011 by Anna
research writing as a process
6.What's the next step to choosing a topic once you've identified a general subject? narrowing the topic formulating a thesis thinking about the nature of writing finding a general topic Question 7 What question should you consider when narrowing the topic? Where is my ...
April 28, 2010 by christopher
what is a thesis http://www.onelook.com/?w=thesis&ls=a The word has several meanings. Please check this site for explanations. http://www.answers.com/topic/thesis If you still need help, please post another question.
January 16, 2007 by jillian
english (theses writing)
hello! :) I am a freshman college student and I am looking for a thesis topic about civil engineering.Can you give me a topic on my thesis about civil engineering? thanks :)
February 8, 2013 by Anonymous
I have to write a thesis statement on a topic I am going to write on my topic is Racism this is my thesis statement. How can I improve it? Why did racism start, as we are all the same? The first step is to identify how racism started and why people are that way.
March 10, 2010 by Tracie
In 25-50 words, describe what a thesis statement does. Once you have narrowed the topic of your essay, it is important to state your topic clearly in one sentence. Like the topic sentence in the paragraph, the thesis statement introduces what the essay is about and arouses the...
August 6, 2016 by Tim
I'm doing a research report about the Stonehenge. My thesis is that even though the Stonehenge is so mysterious, it is still a wonderful piece of history. Currently, I'm writing the outline, and this asks me to write topic sentences for each of my three paragraphs. I don't ...
February 3, 2014 by Anonymous
english - revision
Create a thesis statement for your research paper: My topic is: The price of food is leading the rise of inflation in today's economy. My thesis statement: The rising price of commodities around the world caused a lack of production which is resulting in inflaion in developing...
April 30, 2008 by rose- Ms. Sue
English- please revise
Create a thesis statement for your research paper: My topic is: The price of food is leading the uprise of inflation in today's economy. My thesis statement: The rising price of commodities around the world caused a lack of production which is resulting in starvation in ...
April 30, 2008 by rose- Ms. Sue
Read the thesis statement that follows. Identify why it is a good thesis statement. Government should provide health insurance because the costs of uninsured people damage the economy. A.It is interesting B.Everyone already knows it’s true. C.It mentions a broad topic, makes...
January 21, 2017 by Tim
Please help me with my thesis. i have to write a thesis statement in the topic topic "Poverty in USA". like i had lots but my teacher didn't agree with those. can anyone please give me idea what to write. by starting the sentence with " Poverty in USA ....." please give me ...
March 31, 2009 by Anonymous
I'm tryna think of my thesis sentence but its taking me longer than I expected. My Research paper topic is on Teen Pregnancies and I want a Thesis that would make a good argument.........................................PLEASE HELP!!!!
January 25, 2011 by Susan B.
need help with thesis and topic sentences. Is this a good thesis? Social networking help change the we speak it is daily journals,send invitation to events, and meet new friends.
March 31, 2011 by Anna
I have to make a thesis statement about a book and a movie. I need help creating the thesis. I am doing the hobbit. This is a comparative essay with the topic of human development. Thanks..Please help me out..
July 17, 2013 by Kristen
The topic sentence of a body paragraph: A. introduces the thesis statement. B. outlines one thesis point. C. is developed during the proofreading step. D. summarizes the essay’s main points. C
April 14, 2014 by Angela
The topic sentence of a body paragraph: A. introduces the thesis statement. B. outlines one thesis point. C. is developed during the proofreading step. D. summarizes the essay’s main points. D
April 14, 2014 by Angela
topic: Negative impact of teenagers usage on Facebook. Need to write a paragraph on this topic don't know what to say or how to start. Must have an introduction with a thesis statement.
February 14, 2013 by latoya
Write a five-paragraph essay that answers the following question: Have Americans lived up the ideals expressed in the Declaration of Indpendence? Your essay must include the following elements: An Introduction with a thesis statement that states your perspective on the essay ...
December 14, 2009 by Anonymous
I need a thesis statement for my essay... the topic is the significance of the crusades, the reanaissance, the rise of absolute monarchs, and the commercial revolution and how they led to the discovery of america. Should I post my topic sentences??
August 22, 2013 by Unknown
Hi I'm doing a mla research paper for my college English class. My topic is What is Lupus? I having a difficult time coming up with a thesis for this topic. If anybody has any ideas please respond. Thanks
March 28, 2012 by Lakeisha
language arts Ms. Sue please
1. Which of the following is not a function of a good thesis statement? (1 point) to establish the credibility of the author to focus the reader's attention on the main idea to present an interesting quote about the topic 2. Which of the following is the strongest thesis ...
March 21, 2013 by Delilah
Both Ada and Phil are evaluating their thesis statements, topic sentences, and evidence. If Ada finds that her essay doesn't have a thesis statement identifying the topic of the essay, Ada will reread the essay and decide what the main point of the essay. If Phil finds that ...
April 9, 2015 by Diana
i still don't know a good thesis statement for: students helping to stop global warming at school (topic) please help what is your suggestion of a good thesis statement
January 25, 2010 by Happy Face
i need a good thesis statement for a history paper i have to write. the topic is changes that took place in the U.S. from 1776-1870 im not good at thinking up thesis statements please help
September 9, 2013 by john
for my research paper on Diet and Diabetes, i need to write a thesis statement. "Your thesis statement should include a strong argument that can be proven" i picked my topic, but i'm not sure what 'strong argument' i'm going to try to prove. can i please get some ideas of what...
July 15, 2009 by y912f
Grammar and Composition
Desert Island Essay Pre-writing Sheet: Step 1: Choosing a Topic -Bahamas -Caribbean Islands -Adriatic Islands -Baltic Islands -Mediterranean Islands -Pacific Islands Step 2: Narrowing a Topic -Caribbean Islands~Barbados~Bridgetown, Barbados -The Island I chose is one of the ...
May 14, 2010 by y912f
Formal essay topic sentence guidelines: 1.) Topic sen. must be debatable, or, at the very least, worthy of discussion. They should not present straight facts with which most people would readily agree, nor should they be general statements about life. 2.) Topic sen. should ...
September 12, 2015 by Emily
English- AP Lit
My class is doing an essay on dracula and I need help with a thesis statement. This is the topic I chose: Issue of Trust & Sharing of Knowledge-Is there ever a time when it is better to be kept/keep others in ignorance? How does this connect to the idea of establishing and ...
March 9, 2015 by Ally
Read the following topic. How could you rewrite the topic to form a focused thesis statement? *Tablets and School* -Schools use tablets daily -The of tablets positively affects students achievement in school
May 22, 2015 by Elizabeth
Topic: Education Issue Thesis: There are many obstacles facing our education system today.The affect that education has are parent’s lack of involvement to teacher exasperation, and don’t forget the governments failing approach. How do you plan to support your thesis with ...
December 14, 2009 by derrius
I'm writing a thesis statement and wanted someone to check it for me. My topic is about gay adoption, which I agree with. Thesis statement: Gay should be able to adopt because homosexual adoption also solves the problem of shortage of adoptive and foster parents.
February 2, 2009 by sueann
Jiskha Support Team, I am supposed to do a written assignment however I am having a problem with understanding instruction number #1 and #3 #1 through #4 is part of the requirement for my written paper #1). Must include an introductory paragraph with a succinct thesis. X #2). ...
January 29, 2012 by Sharon
In harvesting sources, an excellent way both to narrow down a topic and discover a likely working thesis is to explore _______ the topic. A. different attitudes about B. radical ideas about C. classic literature on D. different perspectives on My answer is D
March 24, 2014 by phia
I have a question about writing my thesis for my paper. The topic was war as a social disease and the three body paragraphs were Dissection & Numeration, Statement of Conflict/Problem/ and Solution, and Statement of Root Principle? How would I form my thesis without listing ...
February 14, 2009 by Michele
For the Unit 1 Discussion Board assignment, you will: (1) select a topic from the list below, (2) develop a thesis statement from your topic selection and post your writing strategies for developing your thesis, (3) explore the features of the MyCompLab and summarize your ...
March 21, 2010 by Anonymous
I am making a thesis statement on this topic. Jay Gatsby: Hero or Failure? Is Gatsby a heroic figure that can be idolized or is he a warning to the readers? Would this be a good thesis statement? While some people may view Gatsby as unsuccessful because of his tragic flaws, ...
March 25, 2012 by Rebecca
I Would like someone to proofread what I have wrote as a double check I did not miss anything and that it makes sence. Thanks in advance... Here is the question I had to answer. Review the information about thesis statements in the Center for Writing Excellence. Identify your ...
March 16, 2011 by Jim
Which of the following is not a tip that can help you find good sources for a topic? A. Limit yourself to one source in the beginning. B. Have a narrowed topic and working thesis. C. Keep track of citation information for each source. D. Have a clear system of notetaking. my ...
July 27, 2015 by Daniela
My topic for an essay is What type of books you like to read?Why? I'm trying to come up with a thesis statement. Is this a thesis statement? I like to read fiction books.
August 19, 2008 by Uy
English1A-Critical Thinking and Writing
I need to write a 7 page essay and I need some ideas for my paper so I could think of a thesis. I wrote a paper earlier on Gender roles, I'm not sure who helped me, but it is similar to this except this one is a research paper. I need at least 7 sources. Argue and discuss ...
November 10, 2009 by Kuromi
I have to write a seven page term paper about the History of Ireland (my own choice)for my English class, beginning with a thesis statement. Right now I'm confused as how to write the thesis statement about this topic. Could someone give me an example of what I should write? ...
May 22, 2008 by Dylan
Organizing work, enterprises, or societies. Topics based in this research area centre on the way work or societies are structured. This topic may be approach may assume a “best practices” approach or may be contextualized to consider organization for optimal delivery in ...
September 21, 2014 by jiskhayg
What is your thesis? My thesis is The obesity prevention programs and their guidelines that inspire health centers, and weight centers to concentrate on the physically, mentally and social part of the whole child. How do you plan to support this thesis? Suggest ways to avoid ...
September 15, 2008 by Gwen
ok my topic is If you could do anything without getting in trouble what would it be. we have to write an introduction first then thesis for my introduction i keep confusing that with the body i think i'm a little confused with what that should be about but my Thesis statement ...
March 30, 2009 by jerson
Topic is It has been said that computers are taking over our lives. Do you agree or disagree? Please help with the following thesis statements I wrote for the topic. Computers make terrific business parters. Our lives depend on computers for our everyday needs.
June 30, 2008 by Ingle
what is a good thesis statement for the topic: "Schools helping to stop global warming" The broader topic was: "What can schools do to help stop global warming" Please help Thank you
January 25, 2010 by Happy Face
How do I write a thesis statement about why I choose Medical Billing and Coding as a career. I have read what a thesis statement is, but my writing is terrible and I just can't get the understanding of what to include in my thesis statement
February 18, 2010 by Fannie
Thanx alot again. Writeacher, Jenna, jk1115, for all your help thank you so much. Introduction: Topic: male/female communication Comparison of two articles (state article names) state thesis... i need help on this... What are the titles of the two articles? What main ideas are...
February 25, 2007 by san
Grammar and Composition
ok. how's this so far for an outline: 1. vacation spots - broad subject 2. Asheville, North Carolina - limited topic for thesis statement 3. Asheville is a fun and relaxing place to visit - Main Idwa about This Topic 4. -river, -picnic spots, -ice-cream parlor - Three-Step ...
October 20, 2009 by y912f
what is a catchy topic for my essay based on this thesis statement? In Nathaniel Hawthorne's, The Scarlet Letter, it suggests that one must find their own internal strength and strive for individual redemption by applying the beliefs of transcendentalism and individualism to ...
March 27, 2013 by Sally
This week, you were asked to review the Topic Sentence section in the Center for Writing Excellence. Using the topic of home ownership versus leasing, identify a topic and provide a topic sentence you would use in a paragraph about the topic.
October 11, 2010 by Anonymous
English 7 (please read and please help!)
We have to write this essay for english. Here is the info. We are working on the intro for our essay B = Broad Statement I = Illustrate (Example) N = Narrow the Topic T = Thesis Statement Essay Topic * Explain how his/her (Rose Parks) characteristics were shaped by the setting...
November 17, 2011 by Laruen
I'm doing a research project and chose "Greetings and Gestures" for my topic. So far I have my introduction and thesis. Greetings and Gestures All culture groups have various ways of communicating with one another. Some forms may be universal while others may vary with the ...
October 23, 2009 by Kuromi
nutrition and wellness research paper
is this a good thesis statement for my research paper on Diet and Diabetes? Topic: Diet and Diabetes Thesis: Diet and diabetes are very strongly connected to each other because out of the many aspects we can explore about diabetes, diet is the major weapon against this chronic...
August 13, 2009 by y912f
How do you do this? I am lost. My topic I chose is Homeless. Summary of the Research Process I. Begin the project. A. Think about the assignment. B. Analyze your audience and the purpose for which you are writing. C. Select an appropriate topic. D. Formulate a viable argument...
August 26, 2008 by Doris
If the topic for an essay is What is your favorite piece of furniture?Explain. How do I create a thesis. Would the thesis be a simple answer such as, My favorite piece of furniture is my recliner or My favorite piece of furniture is my recliner because it is soft. Help.
August 17, 2008 by Ak
Is this a good thesis for this topic question? I really need help, I can't ask my mom for help right now and I usually have her help me so it's kind of hard for me to do this totally on my own thank you so much if anyone could help. Topic Question:"An unnatural alliance that ...
September 21, 2008 by Filipe
I have to write out a thesis and outline about how Russians view American medical technology/advancements/procedures/doctors. I have no idea how to start this and how to prove my topic. Here is the magic thesis statement: By looking at ________, we can see ________, which most...
March 22, 2009 by Jojo
Grammar and Composition
for my descriptive essay, my teachaer approved the Asheville outline that i made...that's why i was waiting to start writing. here is the extended outline. please make any corrections: Broad Subject: vacation spots Limited Topic: Asheville, North Carolina Main idea about this ...
October 22, 2009 by y912f
I have to make a research paper on a health topic I picked G-tube. I have 5 websites already. I just don't know how to make the thesis statement. And my 5th website is going to be my experience. So I'm asking how is my thesis statement going to be written and can my research ...
June 2, 2015 by crissy
English - Check these?
Can someone help me check these? 1. The main purpose of a research paper is ____________. (1 point) to verify information to expand a body of knowledge*** to persuade the reader to commit to a course of action 2. Which of the following is NOT a guideline for choosing a topic ...
April 30, 2014 by Sandy East Ward
Please how do I create a sentence outline that includes effective arguments and counterarguments to support my thesis below? Essay topic is dress codes in schools. I just don't know how to do this or where to start. Please help me start and I can build from there. Thesis: ...
June 4, 2008 by Mel- Ms. Sue
Which of the following is a common error in composing a thesis statement? A. You offer an original perspective on a familiar theme. B. Your thesis statement is specific as opposed to general. C. Your thesis statement contains two or more central points. D. You focus your ...
March 23, 2015 by Jesica
I'm writing an essay about medical experiments and the doctors in the Holocaust. I don't need help with the essay, which I can write myself, but the thesis statement is confusing me. What am I trying to prove about the topic? The answer to this question evades me...The teacher...
March 1, 2010 by Bored
12th grade- Social Science
I need help in making a hypothesis statement for a certain topic, I chose at school. Can anyone give me an example of one? Here is the format, my teacher wants: (The - represents the boxes, he put for each) TOPIC: - - OVERVIEW OF TOPIC: A brief description about your topic...
July 3, 2009 by Derek
I'm still having a bit of trouble with my introduction and thesis. This is what I have, I hope it's any better. Greetings and Gestures All culture groups have various ways of communicating with each other whether it is through speaking, sign language, or body movement. ...
October 24, 2009 by Kuromi
I have to do a research paper & I want my topic to be on Pixar's influences on the world. My thesis: Pixar is a positive influence on the world. My supporting evidences - 1) Has helped the animation industry 2) Has helped the film industry 3) Has inspired & help people (mostly...
October 22, 2012 by Aimia
reading and writing
Which of the following is a common error in composing a thesis statement? A. Your thesis statement is specific as opposed to general. B. You offer an original perspective on a familiar theme. C. You focus your thesis statement after you begin writing. D. Your thesis statement ...
March 16, 2015 by Eva
topic youth gangs Thesis: Even though many think that once one is in a gang they are unble to disassociate themselfs from gang activities, a gang affiliate is able to reform and prosper in life because people in there lives prove to them that life has more to offer than ...
December 22, 2010 by Drowning
I need help with starting my essay. These are the organization of my essay. I am not sure what to put for paragraph #2. *Broad subject-My name *Limited Topic for thesis statement-Learning to cope with my height *Main Idea about this topic- Advantages of being tall Paragraph #2...
July 11, 2011 by lizzie
I read all about thesis and i made my thesis about child labor At what age is it appropriate for a child to have a job and a child should have a right to freedom. That is my thesis is it correct yes or no THANKS
April 26, 2011 by macy