People make up their minds about the quality of a paper within the first few lines, so it’s important that you start strong.
The introduction of your paper must layout the basic premise behind the paper.
In order write a good intro, there are a few essential elements which you must have.
First, every good introduction has to have a snappy opening or hook.
The goal of your essay is to persuade the reader to support your argument.
The best essays will be those which take a strong stance on a topic, and use evidence to support that stance.
You should be able to condense your strong stance into one or two concrete sentences called your thesis statement.
The thesis of your essay should clearly lay out what you will be arguing for in your essay.
The fact that Johannes Kepler was an important figure is not disputed, and an essay to prove that he was important wouldn’t be effective, and would also be no fun to write (or read.) The second thesis statement however does make a challengeable argument.
It argues that Kepler’s discovery helped to progress the scientific revolution and goes on to explain three reasons why.