APA FORMATED PAPER
Topic: The Causes and Consequences of the American Civil War
The American Civil War was a pivotal moment in the nation’s history. It lasted from 1861 to 1865 and was fought between the Northern and Southern states. For your research paper, you will be exploring the causes and consequences of the American Civil War. Using primary and secondary sources, provide a detailed analysis of the events that led to the war, the major battles and strategies employed by each side, and the aftermath of the conflict. Be sure to provide examples and evidence to support your arguments.
Research: Did the student conduct thorough research on the topic? Were primary and secondary sources used? (20 points) Content: Did the student provide a detailed and accurate analysis of the causes, major battles, and consequences of the American Civil War? (40 points) Organization: Was the paper well-organized and easy to follow? Did the student use headings, subheadings, and/or bullet points to enhance clarity? (10 points) Writing style: Was the paper well-written with proper grammar, spelling, and punctuation? Did the student use appropriate language and terminology for the subject matter? (20 points) Critical thinking: Did the student demonstrate critical thinking skills in analyzing the events and consequences of the American Civil War? (10 points) Creativity: Did the student approach the topic with a unique or creative perspective? (10 points) Total Points: 100