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Research Basics: Understanding the Assignment

Understanding Assignments

Understanding Assignments

The first step in any successful college writing venture is reading the assignment. While this sounds like a simple task, it can be a tough one. The link below will help you unravel your assignment and begin to craft an effective response. Much of the advice provided will involve translating typical assignment terms and practices into meaningful clues to the type of writing your instructor expects. See the short demo for more tips.


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