How to Write a Ccot Essay

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WHAT IS THE CCOT ESSAY
-the CCOT deals specifically with analysis of continuities and changes over time covering at least one of the perisds in the coarse outline -for examples it might address technology ,trade, culture, migrations, or environment -the CCOT questions requires analysis of process and explanation of the cause with specific examples

THE PURPOSE
-the evaluate your availing to analyze historical changes and continuities that. Have shaped events social political economical developments in history and ability to gauge your analysis of global processes

WHAT YOU NEED TO DO
-CHANGE
-recognize it as it occurs in history
-identify and understand the causes of change
-CONTINUITY
-recognize factors which remain the same throughout and entire period -identify and understand factors which allow this to continue

THE CHANGE
-must discuss (use concrete details) and analyze changes that occurred relevant to the question -if the questions discusses specific terms such as social and political ,you need to focus on political and social changes -if the questions is more vague, you need to think of aspects to base your analysis on.

THE CONTINUITY
-the questions also ask you to adress continuities general these are patterns or cultural tendencies that remain stagnant for years and years - for example think of the role of women,reliegons,philosophies,or conflict between social classes -it very important to remember that you need to have concrete details to back up your continuity

STARTING AND ENDING POINTS
-I order to get complete credit for the CCOT you need to address the starting point -I order to analyze changes you must discuss what it was like before -however pay attention to time period

-given the question you essay may require
-starting point transistor and ending condition or
-starting point and ending condition
-meaning the outline/pure write is essential

GOOD AND BAD...
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