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Please answer the attached questions by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on Sunday, April 26th. Please answer the questions in a Word document and then upload it for grading or complete the answers in the text editor. Remember, I am looking for detailed and supported answers. A minimum of 2-pages in length must be submitted to receive full credit. Always remember to cite and reference sources. Even if you are writing from opinion or experience you must find information to support what you are saying.
Week 7 Discussion
Read Chapter 10For this assignment, you must reply to this post and address the questions below, prior to 11:59 p.m. ET on Thursday, April 23rd . Continue to follow your classmates’ posts for the remainder of the week and post follow-up messages to at least two of your classmates’ posts prior to 11:59 p.m. ET on Sunday, April 26th. Your follow-up posts can add additional insight to a classmate’s opinions or can challenge their opinions. Use examples from the readings, or from your own research, to support your views, as appropriate. For your follow-up posts this week, you may wish to visit a couple of the web sites contributed by your classmates and share your opinion of these sites with the class. Be sure to read the follow-up posts to your own posts and reply to any questions or requests for clarification. You are encouraged to conduct research and use other sources to support your answers. Be sure to list your references at the end of your post. References must be in APA citation format. All posts must be a minimum of 250-300 words. All follow-up posts to your classmates must be a minimum of 150 words for each required post.
Discussion Grading Rubric (100 Points) Synthesis of Concepts 55 Clear Citations using APA format 10 Writing Standards 10 Peer Reviews (minimum of 2) – Responses posted after the current week will not be accepted 25 Timeliness – 10% penalty per week for late work
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