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Thesis statements in literary analysis papers the thesis statement is one of the (if not the) most important parts of your paper—think of it as the foundation of a house—if your foundation is weak and poorly constructed, what do you think. Oil and gas production handbook an introduction to oil and gas production, transport, refining and petrochemical industry håvard devold. The introduction of your research paper should include (1 point) (0 pts) your thesis and a credible cited source (1 pt) an attention-getting statement and your thesis (0 pts) a description of your argument and how you will prove it.
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