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It has to be five pages. double spaced. I did paper 1 in in MLA style. Paper 2 will focus on an argument of evaluation: an evaluative claim that makes some judgement about the knowledge / skills necessary for success as a student or as a professional. I can attach the assignment and the paper I did for paper 1.