begin identifying and evaluating sources to determine how effectively they can support your argument. If needed the “Topic Ideas” web link below can be used for selecting your

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begin identifying and evaluating sources to determine how effectively they can support your argument. If needed the “Topic Ideas” web link below can be used for selecting your

Create an annotated bibliography by finding 8-10 sources for your research paper listing the sources in APA-formatted references and providing an annotation for each source.

 

Description

Task 1: Annotated Bibliography

The first stages of the research writing process involve topic selection formulation of a research question preliminary research and the development of a working thesis statement. Now you will begin identifying and evaluating sources to determine how effectively they can support your argument. If needed the “Topic Ideas” web link below can be used for selecting your research topic.

For this task you will create an annotated bibliography by finding 8-10 sources for your research paper listing the sources in APA-formatted references and providing an annotation for each source. Each annotation should offer a summary of the source an evaluation of its author’s or publisher’s credibility and an assessment of its relevance to your topic.

REQUIREMENTS

Your submission must be your original work. No more than a combined total of 30% of the submission and no more than a 10% match to any one individual source can be directly quoted or closely paraphrased from sources even if cited correctly. An originality report is provided when you submit your task that can be used as a guide.

You must use the rubric to direct the creation of your submission because it provides detailed criteria that will be used to evaluate your work. Each requirement below may be evaluated by more than one rubric aspect. The rubric aspect titles may contain hyperlinks to relevant portions of the course.