You can write a very well-written paper, but if it doesn’t answer the question in the assignment, you will not receive a good grade.
These statements are absolutely false, and the quicker you can change your mentality away from them the better.
The most important and fundamental thing about writing an essay is to make sure that it answers the question the assignment asks.
If you're new to academic writing, the prospect of starting to research and write an academic essay can be intimidating.
Before you start working on a specific paper, please view the resources linked below to receive an introduction to academic research and writing at RRU: Now that you're ready to begin the process of writing a specific essay, this guide will take you step-by-step through the process of researching and writing a paper with resources, tips, and suggestions from both the Library and the Writing Centre.