One of the following essays will be written during the testing session. Your essay will need to have an introduction which ends with the thesis statement. The thesis statement must specifically address the prompt in content and analysis.
The subsequent paragraphs should be written in a claim-evidence-warrant style paying particular note to the question’s prompt in the warranting of your specific evidence. Avoid generalities as having the questions in advance gives you the opportunity to prepare in a specific detailed way. You should write an essay that takes approximately 30 minutes to write in a testing environment.
One of the 2 essays below will be posted and the instructions will read:
Write the essay below in proper format using an introduction which ends with a thesis statement and body paragraphs that incorporate the Claim, Evidence, Warrant technique of supported writing.
1. Evaluate the American policy of containment from the end of World War II to 1975.
Was it a success or failure? Why?
2. “1968 was a turning point for the United States.” To what extent is this an accurate assessment?
In your answer, discuss TWO of the following: