The writing should be about(What were Edison\’s most famous patents?).
-Papers with word count audit outside of 1500 to 1700 range will be assigned a 50% grade penalty.
-Students will not receive a grade or credit for plagiarized work identified by Blackboards SafeAssign similarity index.
-Please remember that you may have a maximum of 10% quoted material in your essay and less is better. Zero percent of your work
can be plagiarized, that is, none of your submitted written work should be copied material that is not referenced.
What is a free-response essay?
The free-response essay is based on a provocative question that highlights specific insights applicable to a broad range of subjects. The
question provides for varied personal interpretations and multiple approaches. It allows students to create specific substance of their own
essay based on the lecture video learning presentations.
What is the purpose of the free-response essay?
To assess student ability to discuss lecture topics in a particular context. The illustrations you include in your essay will demonstrate your
insights and critical thinking as well as your writing ability in 1500 to 1700 words.
What makes this essay \”free\”?
Although the question is the same for all students, you have total freedom to choose the pieces of literature to which you will refer. Once
chosen, you have total freedom to select the specifics that will support your conjecture. You may have a maximum of 10% quoted material
in your essay and less is better. Zero percent of your work can be plagiarized, that is, none of your submitted written work should be
copied material that is not referenced.