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An introductory paragraph with a thesis statement that addresses the purpose of the essay Remember that your thesis statement must be the last sentence of your introductory paragraph. Three to five body paragraphs that begin with topic sentences and clearly relate to and support the thesis statement as well as combine elements from the narrative and process prewriting paragraphs A conclusion that reinforces the thesis statement and the purpose of the essay Essays must be typed and double-spaced using a standard 12-point font and left justification. Use 1-inch margins at the top and bottom and 1.25-inch margins for the left and right sides of the document. Each page must have a properly formatted header containing your name, student number, exam number, page number, mailing address, and email address. Save your essay as a .doc, .docx, or .rtf file regardless of the word processing program you use. Evaluation Rubric Your instructor will evaluate your work for your comparison-and-contrast essay based on the following rubric. Comparison and Contrast Essay Advanced— Score of 100% The essay effectively addresses the purpose of the assignment and the requirements of the prompt. The essay provides a clear thesis statement that effectively introduces the topic, states a claim, and previews the main points of the essay. The essay provides specific, relevant evidence to illustrate ideas and support the thesis in ways that are fresh, insightful, and engaging and uses comparison and contrast to convey ideas. The essay includes 2–3 categories for comparison and contrast to effectively support the thesis statement. The essay effectively includes an introduction paragraph with a thesis statement that engages the reader, uses topic sentences to clearly define paragraphs, uses evidence that supports the thesis statement and topic sentences, and includes a conclusion that reinforces the thesis. The essay effectively addresses the audience through an appropriate tone and point of view and if outside sources were used, includes correct MLA formatting. The essay is mostly free of errors in sentence structure, grammar, punctuation, and word choice while meeting the length requirement (1,200–1,500 words) and formatting requirements using the correct header, font, and margins. The topic of the essay is to compare the literary characters Bilbo Baggins and Frodo Baggins. Argue for one character being the superior hero character. Use examples from both ”The Hobbit” and the Lord of the rings trilogy. the ”pre-writing” part of this paper has already been submitted, I can edit any discrepancies before submitting this final paper.