Omparison and Contrast: Showing Similarities and Differences
Essay 2: Comparison and Contrast: Showing Similarities and Differences
Page length: 3-4 pages
Topic: Compare and contrast Ruthi??s experiences with racism/anti-Semitism and
Jamesi?? experiences with racism. Identify at least two ways their experiences are similar
and at least two ways their experiences are different.
The purpose of this assignment is to help you achieve the learning objective of writing
effectively using a clear focus, appropriate support, and logical organization.
Expectations: With this assignment, you should be able to demonstrate that you can
compare and contrast two subjects side by side; show how these two subjects are
similar and/or different; and draw conclusions or make a point based on what you have
Your essay should at least three full double-spaced pages. It should probably be at
least five paragraphs, but there is no paragraph maximum.