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01/16/2020

Do not be overwhelmed by too many options as you will probably find out that there are no ideas that will answer all your questions.

Do not be overwhelmed by too many options as you will probably find out that there are no ideas that will answer all your questions.
The main goal at the end of the preparation is to produce an argumentation. The arguments and conclusions of your paper should be coherent and clear.
2. Writing
The second aspect of preparation is writing up the paper. The key point here is that your arguments should be clear, cogent, and compelling, and this paper will demonstrate this very much. You should not rely on vague slogans or abstract concepts (like: A must, a must, or a must!). This kind of reasoning can be confusing, since it depends on too much of your reasoning abilities. Instead, you need to be able to make good arguments from a single source.
The way I explain this is that writing for a college essay can be about the same as preparing it for a test: it involves memorizing a few facts, taking note of the relevant background, a few general rules, and then going through it for verification. On the other hand writing a school paper cannot be like these two kinds of tests. A school essay is a complex argumentation that requires you to have read and understood many facts which can be difficult to memorize in the first place. Writing a good argument is a skill that you need to be able to develop if you want to get your writing published in a professional journal or in a graduate institution. Furthermore you should be able to express the argumentation clearly even in an unconventional way.
To accomplish the first part of this writing process, you should read carefully a few academic texts. It is impossible to get your thoughts correct if you aren’t able to understand something. This is also a prerequisite for taking exams or being an expert in a topic. Reading some books is enough, but there are also plenty of other good resources available to you – some of them can be freely downloaded. For example, I recently found the following book, which I will have to buy or borrow from the bookstore:
http://www.amazon.com/Mises-Essays-Elements/dp/0469491322
Another resource is the free online book:
http://c4ss.org/~kim/
You can also try to keep the points of the first thesis that make the argumentative part clear while making the conclusion clearer. The thesis should be well defined and there is nothing more to add. You can easily create a brief outline of the thesis using the formula:
Argument 1 (The one argument, one conclusion)