Unless otherwise stated, answer in complete sentences, and be sure to use correct English spelling and grammar. Sources must be cited in APA format. Your response should be a minimum of one (1) single-spaced page to a maximum of two (2) pages in length; refer to the “Assignment Format” page for specific format requirements.
Using what you learned in Lessons 1 and 2 as well as in this lesson, write a well-developed argument essay on one of the following topics:
Should there be an Internet sales tax?
Your essay, which must demonstrate your understanding of the argument essay, will be graded using the following scale:
Essay clearly demonstrates the concept of argumentation 15 points
Clear thesis statement/purpose for essay 10 points
Paragraph development (includes thesis support, topic sentences,
and paragraph unity and coherence) 35 points
Organization of essay (including transitions) 20 points
Use of language (includes grammar and punctuation) 20 points 100 points
You may use outside sources if you document them using APA format, or you may write this essay based entirely on your knowledge/experience.