Assignment: Write a cause and effect essay that examines the causes and effects of an event. I his could be a historical event that relates to you, your family, or others – either in another country or in the United States. It could relate to a festival, tradition, or a celebration that has a long and interesting history.
Consult one source, either in the library or on the Internet, and use some information, including quotations, in your essay. Include explanations, examples, and/or statistics that you find in your research. You can include your own personal knowledge of, or experience with, the event, or what you have learned from members of your family.