How does this look for a ruleblock for a midterm?

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How does this look for a ruleblock for a midterm?

Postby 23402385985 » Sun Oct 02, 2011 6:23 pm

Getting ready for my K's midterm and getting my small outline (ruleblock) ready for the exam. This is the first page of it (it's only 1.5 pages).

Organization look solid?

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Re: How does this look for a ruleblock for a midterm?

Postby Grizz » Sun Oct 02, 2011 6:27 pm

If you can understand it and apply the material then yes it's solid. It's not an end in itself.

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Re: How does this look for a ruleblock for a midterm?

Postby 23402385985 » Sun Oct 02, 2011 6:31 pm

Grizz wrote:If you can understand it and apply the material then yes it's solid. It's not an end in itself.


Yeah, that's the point. I can understand it the way it is and apply it. Just wondering if anyone else thought it was intuitive and at least reasonably easy to use/see.

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Re: How does this look for a ruleblock for a midterm?

Postby Oglethorpe » Mon Oct 03, 2011 5:27 pm

I don't see any FORKS!

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Re: How does this look for a ruleblock for a midterm?

Postby kahechsof » Mon Oct 03, 2011 5:29 pm

Mine was much better. I'll sell it to you for $500

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Re: How does this look for a ruleblock for a midterm?

Postby 23402385985 » Mon Oct 03, 2011 5:39 pm

kahechsof wrote:Mine was much better. I'll sell it to you for $500


How about 5 pesos?

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Re: How does this look for a ruleblock for a midterm?

Postby 23402385985 » Mon Oct 03, 2011 5:40 pm

Oglethorpe wrote:I don't see any FORKS!


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Re: How does this look for a ruleblock for a midterm?

Postby Oglethorpe » Mon Oct 03, 2011 5:42 pm

Now I see it...

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Re: How does this look for a ruleblock for a midterm?

Postby kahechsof » Mon Oct 03, 2011 5:42 pm

joncrooshal wrote:
kahechsof wrote:Mine was much better. I'll sell it to you for $500


How about 5 pesos?

deal

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Re: How does this look for a ruleblock for a midterm?

Postby 23402385985 » Mon Oct 03, 2011 6:01 pm

kahechsof wrote:
joncrooshal wrote:
kahechsof wrote:Mine was much better. I'll sell it to you for $500


How about 5 pesos?

deal


My Nigerian royal representative will be sending you the money shortly!

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Re: How does this look for a ruleblock for a midterm?

Postby leobowski » Tue Oct 04, 2011 12:11 am

You can ask your prof about whether you need to cite casenames/ statutes. Sometimes they don't care at all and you can leave that stuff off of there. And to me at least, all of the paragraphs are a bit odd. I would personally break it down more, for example:

Point 1
-subpoint
-subpoint
-subpoint

Point 2
general rule
---explanation of general rule
---limit of rule
exception to rule
policy behind rule


Point 3
-test
---factors
---example
---process of test
------step 1
------step 2
---definition of weird term
---misc.


Stuff like that. Than again, grizz has a point. If your format works, do it.

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Re: How does this look for a ruleblock for a midterm?

Postby MrPapagiorgio » Tue Oct 04, 2011 12:20 am

Grizz wrote:If you can understand it and apply the material then yes it's solid. It's not an end in itself.

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Re: How does this look for a ruleblock for a midterm?

Postby 23402385985 » Tue Oct 04, 2011 2:40 pm

leobowski wrote:You can ask your prof about whether you need to cite casenames/ statutes. Sometimes they don't care at all and you can leave that stuff off of there. And to me at least, all of the paragraphs are a bit odd. I would personally break it down more, for example:

Point 1
-subpoint
-subpoint
-subpoint

Point 2
general rule
---explanation of general rule
---limit of rule
exception to rule
policy behind rule


Point 3
-test
---factors
---example
---process of test
------step 1
------step 2
---definition of weird term
---misc.


Stuff like that. Than again, grizz has a point. If your format works, do it.


That's the way my outline is set up. This is just a rule block to use for a midterm. A shortened form of the outline. For the record, I do need to cite case names.
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Re: How does this look for a ruleblock for a midterm?

Postby 23402385985 » Tue Oct 04, 2011 2:42 pm

MrPapagiorgio wrote:
Grizz wrote:If you can understand it and apply the material then yes it's solid. It's not an end in itself.


joncrooshal wrote:Yeah, that's the point. I can understand it the way it is and apply it. Just wondering if anyone else thought it was intuitive and at least reasonably easy to use/see.




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