- The topic of the paper is : How to slow the growth of health care costin the U.S.
- The paper will be graded on your demonstrated grasp ofthe basic subject matter, critical thinking, and analysis, supported byexisting research and logical thought. The paper should use APA or MLAformat for citations, including materials from credible sources,The total length of the paper should be at least 8 pages,double spaced. Use APA or MLA Style for your paper format. For assistancewith these, reference the Citation Style Guide developed by Stafford Library.
Research Paper Grading Criteria
Criteria Description Points
Content Theessay develops a central point, idea, or thesis that is clearly defined andsupported by concrete substantial and relevant evidence. 10
Organization Theessay is organized in paragraphs that are unified, coherent, and effective,with transitions between ideas. Thesentences are correctly constructed, logical and complete. 10
Diction Theessay uses appropriate word choices. 10
Mechanics Theessay uses standard grammar, punctuation and spelling. 10
References Paperuses internal citations; Works Cited includes at least 7 sources; sources arereliable; citations are properly formatted in APA or MLA style. (Your textbookis an acceptable source.) 10