11th Grade Timed Practice Essay Exam


Writing Prompt:

Should the United States maintain its embargo against Cuba? Provide evidence from the sources below to support your claim. You must cite all evidence correctly.

Time Limit: 120 minutes

Directions: Type your essay in microsoft word. Save your essay to your Google Drive prior to sending it to Ms. Ellis. Be sure to proofread your essay before submitting the final copy.

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Click on the screen shot above and you will be taken to the page with all of your sources. You may use the following sources in your essay:

  1. The “Did You Know?” section

  2. The “Pro-Con Arguments” section

  3. The “Background” section

  4. The “Video Gallery” section

All of the above sources are located in the middle of the page you will be redirected to once you click on the screen shot above.



Good luck and remember to plan using the sheet of paper I have provided.




imgres.jpgSubmit your essay to Ms. Ellis by emailing it to the following address:  msdrellis@gmail.com.

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