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    how long should essays for homework be (say u have a week to do them)? I have a history one due in tomorrow and Ive only typed a page and a bit as idk what else to write but I feel like this is waaaay too little
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    my teacher says atleast 6-8 paragraphs including an intro and a conclusion, but it depends on the essay and how your school works, id say maybe 8
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    (Original post by solokbm)
    how long should essays for homework be (say u have a week to do them)? I have a history one due in tomorrow and Ive only typed a page and a bit as idk what else to write but I feel like this is waaaay too little
    it's always about length these days lol

    whenever someone asks these questions i have a hint int he back of my mind which tells me that sometimes this person wants to do as little as possible

    then again you could just genuinely be unsure as to how much you should write etc


    in general i'd say follow a general structure you teacher has given you(if they haven't ask how) and then see how long things come out, it's more about the quality than really focusing on the quantity
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    my teacher says atleast 6-8 paragraphs including an intro and a conclusion, but it depends on the essay and how your school works, id say maybe 8
    Wow that’s a lot! I’ve written more and managed to get 6 large paragraphs so I think that should be ok
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    (Original post by will'o'wisp2)
    it's always about length these days lol

    whenever someone asks these questions i have a hint int he back of my mind which tells me that sometimes this person wants to do as little as possible

    then again you could just genuinely be unsure as to how much you should write etc


    in general i'd say follow a general structure you teacher has given you(if they haven't ask how) and then see how long things come out, it's more about the quality than really focusing on the quantity
    haha no i dont want to be the person in my class who writes the shortest essay. and thank u! my teacher’s sample essay was about as long as i ended up doing
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    (Original post by solokbm)
    haha no i dont want to be the person in my class who writes the shortest essay. and thank u! my teacher’s sample essay was about as long as i ended up doing
    i can certainly tell you that essay length doesn't matter much

    for philosophy usually 2-2.5 sides depending on the size of your handwriting is "standard"
    the grading system is as follows from the worst to best grade

    Pass 3(p3)
    Pass 2 (p2)
    P1

    Merit 3 (m3)
    M2
    M1

    Distinction 3 (d3)
    D2
    D1

    d1 is as rare as it gets, i've only gotten 2 of those throughout the 2 years of my course at highschool

    one of those d1 essays was 6 sides, the other 2 sides

    i've written a 1 side essay which i got an m1 for and i've written 2 sides essays worthy of an m3

    it's all about quality my man, you could've produced a stonker of an essay ableit short
 
 
 
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