chicago manual of style assignment

Based on the information covered in Rampolla in the assigned reading, you will respond to a set of questions, found here, to define the purpose of a thesis statement, clarify what is not a thesis statement, show the correct way to format footnotes (including electronic sources), demonstrate the proper way to cite quotes, give examples of primary and secondary sources, and use the correct method of listing bibliographic references. The material in this assignment will link directly to the guidelines and requirements for the Term Paper, due in Week 7. The assignment includes guidance on where to find the relevant material in the Rampolla text for each question.

A Pocket Guide to Writing in History
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Chicago Manual of Style Assignment
HIST 121

Using the template provided below, answer each of the following. Each is worth 5 points
1. ____ In your own words, define Plagiarism:
2. ____ In your own words, explain the purpose of a thesis statement:
3. ____ In your own words, explain what a thesis statement is not:
4. ____ Based on the term paper topic you have selected, please write your thesis
statement here:
5. ____ In your own words, define a primary source:
6. ____ In your own words, define a secondary source:
7. ____ Find an example other than the Rampolla text and show the correct format for a
footnote or end note:
8. ____ Find an example other than the Rampolla text and show the correct format for an
electronic source citation:
9. ____ Find an example other than Rampolla and show the correct format for a
bibliographic reference:
10. ____ Find an example other than Rampolla and show the correct way to cite a quote:

____ Total points out of 50

*FOR YOUR REFERENCE*

Relevant information from the Rampolla text for each question:
1. Chapter 6
2. Chapter 4
3. Chapter 4
4. Chapters 4, 5
5. Chapter 2
6. Chapter 2
7. Chapter 7
8. Chapter 7
9. Chapter 7
10. Chapter 7