What did you learn about William Byrd’s relationship with his wife and friends

Answer the following 3 of the 4 questions:

1) What did you learn about William Byrd’s relationship with his wife and friends?

2) What did you learn about William Byrd’s finances and his role as a businessman?

3) What did you learn about William Byrd’s slaves? How did he treat them?

4) Which of these diary entries did you find to be the most interesting or unusual? Why?

Guidelines

1) Submit the writing assignment in paragraph form using proper grammar, punctuation, capitalization and spelling.
2) Use only the excerpt. No outside sources.
3) Minimum 250 words; Maximum 400 words.
4) Post word count at the end of your work.
5) View the grading rubric by clicking in the upper right of this page in the drop down gear menu.
6) Be complete and use details to back your general statements.
7) Single space
8) Upload as a file. Canvas will check your writing for plagiarism so be sure to write everything in your own words. Direct quotes from the diary must be in quotation marks and no more than one sentence long

Rubric for Written Response

Criteria Ratings Pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeFollows directions and guidelinesview longer description

Full marks

5.0pts

No marks

0.0pts

5.0pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeResponds to all questions in the assignment

Full marks

5.0pts

No marks

0.0pts

5.0pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeWriting uses in depth and supporting examples to back generalizations

Full marks

10.0pts

No marks

0.0pts

10.0pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeWriting shows understanding and comprehension

Full marks

10.0pts

No marks

0.0pts

10.0pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeSubmission exceeds expectations

Full Marks

5.0pts

No Marks

0.0pts

5.0pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeUses formal writing, grammar and submission has no more than 4 grammatical, spelling, and capitalization errors

Full Marks

10.0pts

No Marks

0.0pts

10.0pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeDemonstrates in depth and strong analysis

Full Marks

5.0pts

No Marks

0.0pts

5.0pts

Total Points: 50.0