Worksheet: Basic Questions
Question to ask the primary source:
1. What is it?
2. What is the date?
3. Who wrote it?
4. For what audience
was the document written?
5. List the points
made by the author in your own words.
6. Why was the document
7. What does the document
tell you about life at the time?
8. Is the document
well written? Was it successful in getting its point across?
9. What questions do you have for the author?