How to Respond to a DBQ. Mr. Collins. Read the Prompt. Circle instruction words(usually verbs) Underline Key terms that you will need to understand in order to address all aspects of the prompt. Read all the Context statements. Make sure you understand the historical context.
3. POV Statement:
What it does-
Clearly and specifically evaluates the level of trust one can justifiably grant the information in the document.
Discusses what is really going on;
Uses multiple features of SOAPSTONE to ground the claim establishing POV
Compares and contrasts author’s point of view with views of others.
4. Conclude with answering the following question: What other documents will help you understand what you’re trying to address in this paragraph. (What will provide a new perspective that will help to balance the picture)