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For Homework Assignment #6 please answer the following question:
Using specific evidence from the Grand Coulee Dam documentary (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.AND from EITHER the assigned section of The Organic Machine OR the article by Wesley Dick, describe how the construction of the Grand Coulee dam in the 1930s reflected the New Deal’s policies and vision for the Northwest’s future. What were some of the consequences of these policies and vision for the region?
The following are the requirements for the assignment:
Your answer should be between half a page and one page in length, typed double space.
You MUST use evidence from the the documentary AND one of the required readings detailed in the question. You MUST provide citations in the text of your homework to the evidence you are using to support your response to the question. You should cite the specific time in the film you are using as evidence.
Watch for incorrect grammar, spelling, etc. The quality and clarity of your writing will play a role in the grade you earn on assignments.
Use PAST TENSE! (but don’t change quotes).
Don’t use your personal voice: E.g. avoid “I think” or “in my opinion.”
– Use where paraphrasing weakens the idea.
– Not too long – keep to 2 lines or less.
– All quotes should have a transition or introduction – they can’t just be inserted in a paragraph as a standalone sentence.