Conclusion and Abstract

Follow the directions below for the completion of the conclusion and abstract assignment for Unit VIII. If you have questions, please email your professor for assistance.

Purpose: The purpose of this assignment is to complete your academic argumentative research paper. Description: In this assignment, you will first write your conclusion; then, you will write your abstract. The following components are requirements of the assignment:

ï‚· Conclusion (150-200 words):
o Revisit the controversy.
o Emphasize the seriousness of the controversy. o Answer the “So what?” question.
o Suggest a general solution (optional).
o Call for awareness/action.
o Leave the reader with a final thought.

ï‚· Abstract (200 words or less): For this assignment, you may not exceed 200 words. o Restatement of the controversy (one to two sentences)
o Your thesis (one sentence)
o Reasons (three to four sentences)

o Conclusion sentence (one sentence)
ï‚· Add the conclusion and abstract to the rest of your paper so that you are turning in a complete research paper.

The paper should include all of the following components (in order):

o Title page
o Abstract
o Introduction

o Literature review

o Body paragraphs

o Conclusion