Dr. Sarah's Paper Checklist for Math 3110
This list will be used to grade your assignment.
Based on a checklist by Annalisa Crannell at Franklin & Marshall
Does this paper:
Part 1 - Life and Work
discuss ideas in your own words?
clearly summarize the mathematician's life?
clearly summarize the mathematician's work?
attempt to explain any contradictions that arose in the references?
Part 2 - Mathematics
discuss the mathematics in your own words?
clearly state the mathematics to be discussed?
define all variables, terminology, and notation used?
give simple examples?
contain correct mathematics?
give evidence of deep mathematical exploration?
contain an introduction?
contain a conclusion?
use correct spelling, grammar, and punctuation?
give acknowledgment where it is due?
give evidence of creative writing?
contain a diverse collection of references from different sources?
contain a list of useful web references?
contain a critique of the references
in your own words?