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

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  1. English

    I have to write an essay on the lack of proper nutrition. This is my introduction paragraph so far: The Lack of Proper Nutrition Roughly three-fourths of the world’s population has an eating lifestyle that is very low in vegetables, fruits, dairy, and

  2. English

    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

  3. 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

  4. English

    A body paragraph in an essay is one that: A. expounds upon the thesis of the essay. B. brings closure to the piece. C. features footnoted information. D. introduces the ideas that will be covered in the essay. A

  5. c

    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

  6. social studies

    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

  7. English

    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

  8. Writing

    I. Introduction Paragraph: Use one of the five hook styles to grab the reader’s attention. The general topic is war. Then transition into background information about My Brother Sam Is Dead. Finally, transition into the thesis statement. Make sure the

  9. English

    As a general rule, where in your essay is it best to place your thesis statement? A. In the first, introductory paragraph of the essay B. Anywhere at all, because the best thesis statement is implied, not specified C. In the second or third paragraph of

  10. English

    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

  11. reading and writing

    A _____________ should make clear what the paragraph is about and express a view about the subject matter. A. title B. conclusion C. topic sentence D. thesis statement my answer is c.

  12. english

    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.

  13. Enlish

    In revising his essay, Silvio realizes that there are some paragraphs in which the topic sentence doesn't support the thesis. What can he do to correct this? A. Add transitions where needed B. Revise his thesis to include all the points made by the

  14. English

    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.

  15. Thesis statement

    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

  16. english

    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

  17. Literature Essay (Writeacher)

    Writeacher, I truly need your help. I must finish this essay tonight but I am struggling. I read my thesis statement along with the first body paragraph, but it doesn't correspond whatsoever! I think I may need to rewrite the entire first paragraph. I

  18. Literature Essay (Writeacher)

    Writeacher, I truly need your help. I must finish this essay tonight but I am struggling. I read my thesis statement along with the first body paragraph, but it doesn't correspond whatsoever! I think I may need to rewrite the entire first paragraph. I

  19. English

    Journal Entry 3: Prewriting and Thesis Statement Brainstorm: Review the description of brainstorming in your textbook on page 111. Then write a list of all the social media and social networking websites and apps you might use to connect with friends and

  20. English

    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

  21. 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

  22. Enlish

    In revising his essay, Silvio realizes that there are some paragraphs in which the topic sentence doesn't support the thesis. What can he do to correct this? A. Add transitions where needed B. Revise his thesis to include all the points made by the

  23. Grammar and Composition

    Introduction—reader’s attention and states thesis statement. Paragraph 1 The first paragraph should get the reader’s attention and sate the thesis statement.

  24. Social Studies

    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

  25. English

    I have an essay due in 2 days and I haven't even started (oops). if you could help me it would be greatly appreciated!

  26. ENGLISH

    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.)

  27. english essays

    Ok..so i have to write an essay over heros..i have the intro but i cant seem to start the first paragraph. HELP PLZ! THANKS RizzA First of all, do you have an outline or plan for the main ideas of your paper. The intro is probably one of the last things

  28. 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.

  29. READING & WRITING PROCESS

    1) CARMEN ASSERTS THAT A STRONG CONCLUSION TO AN ESSAY SHOULD LOOK AHEAD AND PRESENT A CALL FOR ACTION. CARL AGREES, EXCEPT HE INSISTS THAT A STRONG CONCLUSION SHOULD RESTATE THE THESIS VERBATIM. WHO IS CORRECT? A) Both Carmen and Carl are correct B) Only

  30. "write a paragraph on book's thesis"?

    I'm going into AP (advanced placement) European History, grade 10, and our summer reading assignment was to read a A World Lit Only By Fire, a book about the tenaissance. Along with this assignment, I'm required to write a paragraph about the book's

  31. english

    i want to ask what be thematic statement? it say write 2 or 3 sentences that summarize the theme of the story. It should be the central idea of the story that reflects human nature. literary essay format for theme: Paragraph 1 : Thematic statment. write 2

  32. research writing as a process

    Question 14 How does a thesis function? A.it points out the inadequacies of the opposing views B.it states your position Cit summarizes the information D.it asks a question Question 17 5 points Save Which of the following is not a debatable thesis

  33. english

    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

  34. english

    I need help with rewriting a theme essay. The structure for the theme essay is intro paragraph (thesis statement with topic) and three examples (body paragraphs) and a conclusion paragraph.

  35. rela 10H

    requirenment for essay: Attention-grabber: Relevant quotation Create imagery to evoke imagination Fragment & general discussion Hypothetical question Who/what/when/where/why/how the mystery began (why is it mysterious?) Ask the question from the list of

  36. English College composition I

    I need help on writing a thesis statement about child abuse/my story. so far this is what i have THESIS #1 "While other children were beaten to death or were abused in so many ways. I was one of the few who survived child abuse and became an adult trapped

  37. English

    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

  38. English

    What is a thesis? And how do I write one? Select a topic for an argumentative essay and write a thesis (claim) statement. I already have my topic *Are school uniforms a bad idea?*

  39. 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

  40. English

    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

  41. English Comp

    Prewriting can be helpful when trying to narrow a topic because it A. helps you eliminate ideas that would support your thesis. B. can reveal an interesting angle that may become your thesis. C. can usually be submitted as the final essay. D. raises a lot

  42. help please:)

    Where will you find the thesis sentence in an introductory paragraph? A. The first sentence of the paragraph. B. The middle of the paragraph. C. Immediately after the topic sentence. D. The last sentence of the introductory paragraph.

  43. English

    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..

  44. English (essay help)

    I have to write a essay about the confederation of Canada in 1867 and why it was a good choice. I have all of my body paragraphs done but I'm having trouble thinking of a proper introduction. My first sentence for my intro is: confederation was the best

  45. English

    I'm doing a paper about Usher Syndrome and am having a hard time thinking about a thesis statement. I already have my paper typed up but can't think what to write as my thesis statement. Any examples would help to get my mind going. The source online about

  46. Writing Essay

    Where will you find the thesis sentence in an introduction paragraph? A.The middle of the paragraph B.Immediately after the topic sentence C.The last sentence of the introduction paragraph. i got C.

  47. TO MS SUE Essay help

    I have to write a essay about the confederation of Canada in 1867 and why it was a good choice. I have all of my body paragraphs done but I'm having trouble thinking of a proper introduction. My first sentence for my intro is: confederation was the best

  48. English/writing

    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

  49. 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

  50. health

    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

  51. u.s. history

    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

  52. english essay

    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

  53. us history

    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

  54. Psychology

    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

  55. english

    what's an introduction Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. An introduction "introduces" what you are going to say! The thesis statement could be in the introductory paragraph but it isn't necessarily always there. Here might be an easy way

  56. English2- revised

    Question In what ways are full-sentence outlines more beneficial than topic outlines? If someone asked, ¿Wouldn¿t it be simpler just to write your paper than to create a full-sentence outline?¿ how would you answer? Explain your response. What steps

  57. Check my Book Report

    Check for any corrections i should make... Heres the Instructions: -An Intro Paragraph that includes a clear thesis statement that adresses the prompt -At least 3 clear and detailed body paragraphs which cite specific examples from the novel and support

  58. Example Essays

    Mkay, I have a five paragraph essay due by tommorow. Its to be an example essay, but I don't have a idea OR a plan on what to write. I am confused {confuzzled} and am looking for a fairly easy example essay to write. I will need to use the Seven Sentence

  59. History

    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

  60. English 11 (Novel Study No country for old men)

    Im doing an essay on the lack of redemption shown in the novel No country for old men. I needs 1000-1200 words and i got about 7 paragraphs these include -Thesis -Body paragraph 1(the corruption of money) -Body paragraph 2(the curruption of youth) -Body

  61. computer

    How to write a report on topic 'Internet'? Suggest report outline Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some things to consider in writing a typical five-paragraph paper. Five-Paragraph Essay Structure The introductory paragraph

  62. English 11 (No country for Old men Novel Study)

    Im doing an essay on the lack of redemption shown in the novel No country for old men. I needs 1000-1200 words and i got about 7 paragraphs these include -Thesis -Body paragraph 1(the corruption of money) -Body paragraph 2(the curruption of youth) -Body

  63. Science

    Ms. Sue I understand, but what the professor requested was the following: NOTE: In the “Sample: Outline,” it states that the thesis statement is the last one to three sentences of the introduction. However, the thesis statement must be one sentence in

  64. Grammar and Composition

    how about this: Introduction—reader’s attention and states thesis statement. Paragraph 1 The first paragraph should get the reader’s attention and sate the thesis statement.

  65. English

    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

  66. English

    I need a Introduction paragraph on online banking. Your introductory paragraph introduces what you say in your essay. It should include your thesis sentence.

  67. English

    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

  68. writing

    "Part 1: Write an exploratory essay in which you compare and contrast online learning with classroom (on-ground) learning. Your evaluation may include preparation time, rewards, pitfalls, etc. You may select the features that you want to compare and

  69. communication arts

    can you please help me make my thesis statement? My topic is domestic violence on children. I can't think of a good thesis statement

  70. Speech/english

    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

  71. English

    Can "I" be apart of a thesis statement? How can a thesis statement be worded without "I" if the topic is, Do you like the daytime or nightime in the city?

  72. english

    K im not trying to cheat or nothing but im doing this exam im not asking for the answer i just need to understand the first part of the question more it asks me to give a thesis statement for no gumtion and barrio boy, but what im trying to figure out is

  73. english

    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

  74. English

    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

  75. hum 176

    Choose a form of popular media that you are passionate about. The media may be music, a book, or a movie. · Write a thesis sentence stating how and why it is more than just a piece of entertainment. The thesis must include why it is a legitimate form of

  76. Com II

    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

  77. 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

  78. n&w

    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

  79. research writing as a process

    Question 20 What does a thesis statement do? explains how you came up with your topic announces what you plan to do in your paper introduces the controlling idea of your paper lays out the process of your paper my answer introduces the controlling idea of

  80. 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

  81. 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

  82. english

    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

  83. writing essay

    I am having diffucties with an introductiory paragraph with a given thesis statement. How do i write a thesis for the subject on Americans eat junk food daily?

  84. writing

    what does it mean when it asks if you qualifed any generalization in your essay It is asking you to provide details (data, specifics) to prove that the generalization is true or reasonably true. =) thank you does the same thing apply when it asks for

  85. English

    well i am writing an essay on why love is a life affirming experience and i cant think of a thesis sentence which is basically the 3 reasons i need....i would just like to know some reasons for my body paragraphs. thanks! well see its like i HAVE to do

  86. communication

    we will begin with the history, then present situation, and with the future. If this were a sentence in an extemporaneous presentation, a.Preview Statement b.Attention Strategy c.Transition to Main Point Three d. Thesis Statement I think it is a thesis

  87. Grammar and Composition Bobpursley

    i put this post up at 2:21, i don't think you saw it: alright. i only have two things to point out. first, in Paragraph #4, 'Explain how the THIRD POINT is developed in this paragraph.' you said 'it does mention yard and flowers and pool' but that is

  88. Biology Research Paper

    'We are currently in an energy crisis. After food, fossil fuels are humanity's most important source of energy. These resources take millions of years to make. We are currently using the fuels that were made more than 300 million years ago, before the time

  89. English

    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!!!!

  90. English

    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

  91. Thesis Statement for Research Paper

    I need a thesis statement for my research paper on The Place de la concorde.How can I do that? http://www.indiana.edu/~wts/pamphlets/thesis_statement.shtml http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/thesis.html Above are two very good sites on how to write a

  92. com 220

    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

  93. Writing

    I am writing an introduction for a history fair project, my thesis is approved all I need to know is hoe my form of my introduction should go. You know where to put the thesis and where to start off and how to be a,b, and c where it needs to be. A good

  94. speech/english

    this is kinda similar to last nights question We have to write an introduction, thesis, and now part of the body My topic was if I could do anything without getting in trouble, what would it be? My introduction is life is a risk itself, can you imagine how

  95. com220

    In what ways are full-sentence outlines more beneficial than topic outlines? 2. What steps will you take to turn your outline into the body of your rough draft?

  96. Writing

    Select the letter of the item that makes the sentence UNTRUE: 1. The function of the body of the research paper is to: A. support the thesis statement with facts and examples. B. develop ideas related to the main point of the paper. C. summarize the main

  97. english

    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

  98. English

    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

  99. English :D

    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

  100. English Comp.

    I need help writing a sentence outline for my paper. My thesis statement is: "There is a noticeable imbalance in racial diversity in the pharmacy field, prompting needed reforms in Schools of Pharmacy training programs of cultural competence". I also would

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