The topic is the Atlantic Passage (of slaves), slave trade.
A minimum of 1500 words in length (it can be longer, but NOT shorter).
Written ENTIRELY in your OWN words (no plagiarism, in other words). You may use a few brief quotes, but be careful to use quotation marks (” “) and to keep quotes relevant and to a minimum (no more than 1 or 2 brief quotes per page). Quoted material will NOT count towards the word limit!
Neat and clearly written.You may use the internet, books, periodicals, etc in researching your essay topic. Be sure to use at least 3 sources and be sure to put everything into your own words when writing the essay! List all sources used at the end of your essay.
Written using standard #12 fonts, double spaced, 1-inch margins, etc..