STEP 1: TASK DEFINITION
Ask, "What's the task? What types of information do I need?"
Think about the final product you will need to create, and consider what special requirements you need to follow!
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Select a moment in American history (significant, researchable) from before you were born.
Research the event and write a paper in which you...
1. Trace the historical background or events leading up to the moment
2. Discuss the moment itself
3. Trace the cultural implications of the moment since then