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    Hey,
    Currently doing my first third year essay, been working on it for about 2 weeks now (2000 words). In the essay guidance lecture they recommended at least 8 references which I have exceeded and with good use. But these references have come from 5 different sources.

    So, are 5 different sources enough for a good essay (obviously provided I'm answering the question properly)?

    Many thanks
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    :dontknow: . . . .Im a 2nd year and I was told for a good essay, you need about 10-15 references . . . But that is my uni.
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    Don't worry about the references, I'm talking about the sources.
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    I'm sure they will be more concerned with the quality and significance of the references etc than the number of sources. 5 sounds fine :yep:
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    Oh I hope so randomgirl as I've put alot of effort into the essay and feel the references are highly significant to answering the question.

    Cheers
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    Just found out I actually have 7 different sources so even better lol
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    (Original post by kineticz)
    Don't worry about the references, I'm talking about the sources.
    Sources/references - same kinda thing in my eyes. . . (Although its not . . .lol:rolleyes: )
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    i am afraid not, there is a chance now that you will generate a low mark, which I hope you dont but I think you will. I am now convinced more than ever that you will produce a low mark. (Although I cant re-iterate enough that this is not my wish).
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    i am afraid not, there is a chance now that you will generate a low mark, which I hope you dont but I think you will. I am now convinced more than ever that you will produce a low mark. (Although I cant re-iterate enough that this is not my wish).
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    Based one what dude?
 
 
 

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