Adam Smith Annotation Assignment Description

  1. Annotate the writings of Adam Smith found in Chapter 8 of the MyEducator textbook.

    This is the only annotation required

    . This assignment replaces the George Washington paper listed on the Course Outline.
  2. DUE: Upload to Canvas by Tuesday, March 14, by 11:59 p.m.
  3. VALUE: 25 points
  4. FORMAT:

    • Times New Roman 12 point font
    • 1 inch margins
    • single-space
    • There is no set length. The assignment should be as long as you need it to be, but at least

      one significant page

      . The annotation can be in an outline format or in paragraphs. Choose what works best for you but

      be thorough

      .
  5. OBJECTIVES:

    • To help you learn how to get the most out of your reading and prepare you for the future midterm.
  6. THE ANNOTATION NEEDS TO INCLUDE:


    • Bio of author

      :Tell about the author including such things as background, timeline, education, life, significant events, etc.

    • Summarize the Article

      : What are the main points?

    • Annotate:

      The annotation

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      ould include any or all of the following:

      • What stood out to you?
      • What did you highlight and why?
      • What do you agree with and why?
      • What do you disagree with and why?
      • What do you not understand and need to do more research on?
      • What words do you not understand and need to look up?
      • What is the modern application and examples?
      • Why is this relevant?
      • What are discussion points from class you would like to add?
      • Compare or contrast to other writers or philosophers discussed through the semester.
      • Whatever seems significant to you.