Required Word Count: 1000-1500 Words
A synthesis essay analyzes two or more sources and constructs an argument about how they are related to each other. A synthesis will also explain how reading the texts together provides a better understanding of the topic they both address. Your task for this assignment is to review Nicolas Carr’s “Is Google Making Us Stupid?”, and then select the following reading to synthesize with Carr’s:
Your essay should include the following components:
Your paper should be double-spaced, written in 12-point font (in Calibri, Ariel, or Times New Roman), with 1-inch-margins and page numbers. Give your paper an original title, and be sure to include the following information in the upper-left-hand corner of the first page: your name, the instructor’s name, the class number and section, the due date, and the word count.