In a coherent, well-organized essay, the order of ideas and supporting ideas are organized in a logical way. Writers may organize their ideas in different ways depending on their subject, purpose, or the question asked. Three common methods of organization writers use are: (1) specificity, organizing ideas from more general to more specific; (2) emphasis, organizing from least to most important; and (3) time, organizing from past to present or present to past. When you write your essay, choose the method of organization that would best support your supporting ideas.
In this assignment, you are going to write an essay in response to a question. As you prepare your essay, think about the question, “Why is global cooperation important?” Choose one of the topics below: